Officers Investigating Highland Park Shooting

Officers are investigating after man was shot Monday night in the Highland Park neighborhood. A store clerk in the 9400 block of 15 Ave SW called 911 at 10:30 PM yesterday when a man walked into the store complaining of a gunshot wound to the leg. Officers arrived and spoke the 53-year-old victim who said […]
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Officer Rescues Toddler From West Seattle Retention Pond

A Southwest Precinct Officer rescued a two-year-old girl Saturday after she was found in a retention pond near her West Seattle home. The girl’s parents called 911 to report their daughter was missing from the Highpoint neighborhood just before noon today.  They reported last seeing the child in the backyard of their home where some […]
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UPDATE: Two Killed In Crash After Police Attempt to Stop Carjacked Vehicle In West Seattle

Traffic Collision detectives are investigating after a man in a carjacked vehicle fled from police early Thursday and crashed into another vehicle in the Highland Park neighborhood, killing both drivers. The incident began with an armed carjacking shortly before 11 PM Wednesday in the 1500 block of South State Street, where three suspects stole a man’s […]
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Update: Two In Custody After Student Robbed On Way to School

Update: Officers arrested two teens after they robbed one teen and attempted to rob a second teen Tuesday afternoon. Officers received a call from a second victim at 3:30 PM who said he was walking home from high school when he was approached by two teens who matched the description of the suspects from Tuesday morning’s robbery.  The […]
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Detectives Investigating Attempted Luring In West Seattle

Detectives are investigating a reported luring attempt in West Seattle after a boy’s family called police Friday afternoon. A 10-year-old boy was walking home from school in the near 59th Ave SW and SW Spokane St when a red SUV pulled up alongside him. The passenger in the SUV asked the boy if he “wanted to get in.” […]
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Detectives Searching For Missing Man After Friend Receives Cryptic Text

SPD detectives are asking for the public’s help locating a missing man who sent his friend a cryptic text before disappearing earlier this month. Richard Arneson’s friends and family became concerned about his well-being after he failed to show up for work on February 5th. A friend went to check on the 62-year-old at his […]
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Crack Remains Wack

Police found a big bag of crack stashed away inside a Ford Bronco after arresting a dealer Thursday evening in West Seattle. Members of the West Precinct Anti-Crime Team were able to call in an order to the 42-year-old dealer, who offered to meet at a convenience store in the 1600 block of SW Holden Street around […]
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Teen Arrested For Bringing Handgun to School

Seattle police arrested an 18-year-old woman Wednesday afternoon at Chief Sealth High School in West Seattle after she was reportedly seen with a firearm. At around 2 PM, a fellow student reported seeing the young woman drop a firearm in bathroom, before picking it up and leaving the school building. School staff called police and […]
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Detectives Find Stolen Gun, Stolen Power At Illegal Pot Grow

SPD Narcotics detectives arrested two people last week after an investigation led police to a particularly dank Burien basement, filled with 11 pounds of packaged pot and 28 illegally grown marijuana plants, fed with stolen electricity. While searching the home in the 13000 block of 15th Avenue SW last Thursday, January 28th, detectives found the residents had […]
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