Update x 2: Detectives Arrest Suspect in UW Sexual Assaults

Update 5/22/15: Police are now investigating the suspect for four additional cases of possible voyeurism after discovering several suspicious videos on his cell phone during a warrant search. Detectives have identified and contacted one of the victims recorded by the suspect, and are still investigating the three other cases. The suspect remains in custody at the King […]
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Robbery Suspect Found Deceased Following Greenwood Standoff

Following a lengthy standoff with a wanted bank robber Thursday, Seattle police entered the man’s Greenwood home and found him deceased from apparent self-inflicted wounds. Detectives went to the man’s home in 9200 block of 3 Ave NW around 10:15 AM to arrest him on a warrant related to a February bank robbery in North Seattle. After knocking on the […]
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Officers Use Crisis Training, Less-Lethal Tools When Teen With Knife Tries to Force Police to Shoot Him

Seattle police used crisis intervention training, negotiation tactics, and less-lethal tools to take a 17-year-old into custody Wednesday after he armed himself with a knife and confronted officers outside his family’s Greenwood home.   Police received a call just before 4 PM from the teen’s family, who said the boy was distraught, possibly on narcotics, and was wielding an 8-inch butcher’s […]
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Detectives Seek Leads On Armed Robber Targeting Sandwich Shops and Coffee Stands

Detectives are looking for leads that could help identify an armed robber, who’s been targeting restaurants and coffee shops in Queen Anne, Wedgwood, Ravenna, Maple Leaf, and Greenwood over the last three months. The masked suspect has walked into seven different businesses—sometimes just as staff are closing up shop—and demanded money from employees while holding them at […]
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Neighbor Interrupts North Seattle Home Invasion

A concerned neighbor scared off three masked suspects in a North Seattle home invasion Monday after hearing screams coming from the victim’s home. The victim of the robbery told officers she began screaming when three men forced their way into her home in the 14000 block of Midvale Ave North shortly before 8AM. One of the suspects […]
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Officers Investigating Drive-By Shooting in Haller Lake

Officers are investigating after gunfire erupted in the Haller Lake neighborhood Monday afternoon. Several residents called into 911 after hearing gunshots at about 4:30 PM in the 13500 block of Roosevelt Way North. So far, officers have found no victims or damage as a result of the shooting. Officers have collected shell casings at the scene […]
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Homicide Detectives Investigating After Body Found In University District Alley

Homicide detectives are investigating after a man’s body was found Thursday evening in a University District alleyway. Police responded to the alley in the 4200 block of 12th Avenue NE and found a 29-year-old man, wrapped in plastic and a sleeping bag. Detectives believe the man was killed elsewhere and left in the alley. Police turned the body […]
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Police Investigating Home Invasion Robbery in the Roosevelt Neighborhood

Detectives are investigating a home invasion robbery that happened Sunday morning in the Roosevelt neighborhood. A neighbor called 911 around 5:30 AM when the victim of the robbery made his way next-door and asked for help. The victim told police that after night of partying he walked back to his home in the 1300 block […]
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Police Arrest Teen For Assault At His Former School

Officers arrested a previously expelled 16-year-old student who returned to school and assaulted a student Tuesday morning. Just before 10 AM police responded to the 107oo block of 30 Ave. Northeast for an assault of a student. The suspect, who had been previously expelled from the school, assaulted a student and then ran from the building. […]
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