Detectives Arrest Everett Firefighter In Underage Prostitution Sting

Seattle police arrested an Everett firefighter Wednesday afternoon after he showed up for a rendezvous with an underage prostitute, who turned out to be an undercover detective. The Vice/High-Risk Victims Unit (HRVU) detective had exchanged messages with the 60-year-old firefighter during an online sting targeting men looking for sex with underage girls, and the man had agreed to meet up […]
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(UPDATE) Person Of Interest Interviewed After West Seattle Luring Report

UPDATE 11/20: SPD detectives have contacted and interviewed the person of interest in this case. The man was very forthcoming with information about the incident. Investigators are currently checking out details he provided to rule out any criminal activity on his part. Detectives are investigating a possible luring incident Monday in West Seattle. A 12-year-old boy was walking to […]
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Woman Robbed at Knifepoint in Roxhill Home Invasion

Three men broke into a Roxhill neighborhood home early Sunday morning looking for drugs and robbed a 35-year-old woman, threatening to kill her if she did not cooperate. The woman told police someone banged on the back door of her home, in the 7500 block of 32nd Avenue Southwest, shortly after midnight. When she walked back to […]
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Officers Track Down Suspect In September South Park Shooting

Detectives and Anti-Crime Team arrested a 21-year-old man Thursday afternoon in connection with a September shooting in the South Park neighborhood. Police have been searching for the suspect since September 28th when he opened fire on another man near 12th Avenue and S. Trenton Street, leaving the victim with life-threatening injuries. Today, Southwest Precinct officers located the […]
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Woman Hospitalized After Bus Collision in West Seattle

Detectives are investigating after a Metro coach struck a woman around 7:25 AM this morning near SW. Alaska St. and California Ave SW. in West Seattle. Witnesses claimed the bus pulled up to the stop and allowed people to board.  A woman that was asleep on the sidewalk got up and stumbled in front of the vehicle […]
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Man In Custody After West Seattle Shooting

Officers arrested a 30-year-old man after shots were fired in West Seattle on Thursday afternoon. Police received a call at 2:45 PM of several shots fired near the 2100 block of Belvidere Ave Southwest. Police resources including SWAT units and the King County Sheriff’s Office helicopter also responded to assist. Officers heard a man yelling and firing a […]
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Officers Arrest Suspect in High Point Shooting

Patrol officers arrested a juvenile today in connection to Friday’s shooting in the High Point neighborhood in West Seattle. Police identified the 17-year-old suspect shortly after the shooting and distributed a bulletin to officers asking them to locate and arrest the teen. Today, officers found and arrested the suspect in West Seattle.  Gang Unit detectives interviewed […]
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Man Shot In West Seattle

Officers are investigating after a man was shot in the West Seattle this afternoon. Officers began receiving calls just after 3:30 p.m. Friday of a fight involving up to 20 people in the 3000 block of High Point Way SW. Officers rushed to the scene and found an 18-year-old that had been shot in the leg.  Witnesses […]
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Police Investigating Three Overnight Arsons In West Seattle

Officers were called to assist Firefighters for three suspected arsons in West Seattle overnight. Officers received a call just before midnight Friday, after two witnesses saw a man set fire to a dumpster in the 4300 block of SW Admiral Way.  The witnesses yelled at the suspect just before he ducked between two buildings and fled. At the scene, […]
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(Updated) Man, Woman Shot In Early-Morning Hold-Up In West Seattle

SPD Robbery detectives collected video surveillance from the scene of this morning’s shooting and are now working to identify a group of suspects. In the video, the group of suspects can be seen circling through the parking lot of a West Seattle 7-11 in a gray or silver Buick early this morning, before they climb out […]
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