SPD, FBI Target 3rd and Pine Drug Market In Operation Crosstown Traffic

A four-month operation by the Seattle Police Department’s Major Crimes Taskforce (MCTF) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation has led authorities to 186 suspected drug dealers and thieves, who turned Seattle’s downtown core into an open-air drug market and street corner swap meet. As of Thursday morning, police have arrested 95 suspects, and local officials […]
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Wednesday Afternoon Protest Ends With 21 Arrests

Officers arrested 21 people during a protest that wound through Downtown and ended on Capitol Hill Wednesday afternoon. Officers escorted a group of protestors through the streets of Seattle during their permitted march which started at 2 PM. today. The group began marching at Occidental park, made their way through Downtown then turned towards Capitol Hill. As […]
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One Arrested After Man Stabbed, Woman Pepper Sprayed In Belltown Argument

Officers arrested a 44-year-old man Tuesday in Belltown after he stabbed a man and pepper sprayed a woman during an argument. Police received reports of a fight the 2100 block of 1st Ave. at 5:30 PM.  When the first officer arrived, he found a 48-year-old man with stab wounds in his chest and side.  The victim provided […]
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Officers Arrest Woman For Afternoon of Bad Behavior Downtown

Police arrested a 27-year-old woman in downtown Seattle Sunday afternoon after she robbed a hot dog stand and a restaurant, stole cash from a coffee shop, trespassed at a department store and became embroiled in a brawl on 2nd Avenue. Around 3 PM Sunday, officers responded to a restaurant in the 200 block of Pine Street for a robbery. […]
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Deceased Man Pulled from Water Near Pier 59

Officers and the King County Medical Examiner are investigating after a body was discovered floating in the water near the Seattle Aquarium earlier this evening. A passer-by saw the man’s body floating in the water and called 911 at about 6:40 pm.  Seattle Fire assisted with recovering the body.  Detectives and investigators from the KCME’s office […]
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K9 Cosmo Catches Shoeless Suspect After Aurora Ave Motorcycle Chase

A 30-year-old Seattle man crashed his stolen motorcycle and then lost his shoes while trying to lose police on Aurora Avenue early this morning. Officers were responding to reports of gunfire near 6th Avenue North and North Dexter Street just after midnight when they spotted a man and a woman rushing through a parking lot […]
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Bike Patrol Nabs Felon With 108 Bags of Heroin

Bike Officers stopped a man for warrants yesterday and turned a routine arrest into a major drug bust, seizing over 100 baggies of heroin. Officers Matthew Newsome and Britt Kelly were patrolling near 3rd and Pine yesterday around 10 p.m. when they spotted a wanted person walking towards 2nd Avenue. Officers Kelly and Newsome caught up to the 23-year-old suspect in […]
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