Police Make Arrest and Recover Gun After Man Injured In Beacon Hill Shooting

Officers arrested a 25-year-old man and seized a gun at Beacon Hill apartment complex Friday evening after another man was wounded in a shooting. Police received umerous reports of shots fired near 38th Ave South and South Willow Street around 4:45 PM. Officers arrived at the scene within one minute of dispatch and found a 27-year-old man lying […]
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Man Arrested for Double Carjacking Attempt In Georgetown

Police arrested a man, high on crack cocaine, late Monday after he tried to carjack two motorists at a Georgetown gas station. A large middle-aged man, 6-foot, 225 pounds, wearing blue sweats, reportedly approached his first victim around 10:30 PM as he was getting into a car at the station in the 6200 block of Corson Avenue South. […]
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After Emphasis Effort, Robberies Down Near South Seattle Transit Lines

When robbers began targeting transit riders along South Seattle train and bus lines late this summer, commanders in the South Precinct took action, putting more officers on bikes and foot beats to combat thieves stealing cellphones and jewelry. Those efforts are apparently paying off. “Since we’ve started the emphasis, our street robberies have dropped about 50 […]
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UPDATE X 2: Girl Struck by Two Cars While Crossing South Seattle Road

Update x 2: Detectives have located and impounded the red Chevy Tahoe believed to be involved in the hit and run collision of a 7-year-old girl . Investigators are still soliciting tips from anyone who may have information about the person driving the vehicle at the time of the collision. Traffic collision investigators would like to thank […]
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Overnight Mount Baker Gun Battle Leaves Cars Damaged

Detectives are investigating an overnight shooting that left multiple cars damaged and two cars abandoned in the Mount Baker neighborhood. Officers began receiving multiple calls of shots fired at 10:30 p.m. in the 2100 block of 26th Ave. South.  When they arrived, they found a car crashed into a fence and another one in the street, […]
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Trailer Full of Stolen Harleys Found in South Seattle

A trailer full of historic motorcycles, stolen from Tacoma hotel parking lot on Tuesday, was recovered by Seattle police officers in South Seattle this afternoon. The stolen trailer, featured in a Facebook post, was spotted by a witness about 12:30 PM in the 2700 block of 7 Place South. Officers called to the scene opened […]
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Cops Chase Suspect Through SODO Doughnut Shop

Officers made a particularly sweet arrest Friday afternoon after a suspect with a stolen purse led police on a chase through a SODO doughnut shop. A woman called police around 1:30 pm Friday and said she’d found her previously-stolen purse posted for sale on Craigslist. The woman then told officers she had contacted the seller and planned […]
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