Boat Collision on Lake Washington with Two Injured and One Deceased (Update)

(Update) The man piloting the motorboat in last night’s boat collision, a 46 year-old from Renton, has been booked into King County Jail on Homicide by Motorcraft. Further charges may be pending in this ongoing investigation. A 24 year-old female died as a result of her injuries sustained in a boat collision on Lake Washington […]
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Harbor Officers Rescue Three People After Boat Overturns

A quick response by Seattle Police Harbor officers, along with help from some good citizens, makes for a happy ending. On September 17th at approximately 7:00 p.m. Harbor officers responded to the area of south Lake Union for the report of a 14-foot boat that had overturned with the occupants in the water.  Harbor officers, […]
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Seattle Police Divers Rescue Man in Distress in Lake Union

Seattle Police Harbor officers rescued a man in distress in South Lake Union yesterday afternoon. On August 3rd at approximately 1:00 p.m. a witness called 911 to report that an intoxicated male suspect was trespassing on a boat docked behind Daniel’s Broiler in Chandler’s Cove Marina.  At 2:10 p.m. witnesses called 911 to report that […]
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Harbor Officers Rescue Trapped Dog From Capsized Boat

Seattle Police Harbor officers rescued a trapped dog tonight after responding to a capsized boat on Lake Washington. At approximately 7:50 p.m. Harbor officers responded to the report of a capsized boat in the middle of Lake Washington near the Windermere neighborhood. Upon arrival, three adults from the capsized boat had been picked up by […]
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Boat Collision on Lake Washington

Harbor officers are actively investigating a boat collision on Lake Washington that occurred early this evening. At approximately 6:25 p.m. patrol and Harbor Unit officers responded to a report of a collision between two power boats about a quarter mile off shore of the Atlantic City boat ramp (9500 Rainier Avenue South).  Preliminary investigation indicates that […]
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2nd Annual Ethnic Community Police Appreciation Night

You are cordially invited to join Mayor McGinn, Chief John Diaz and 14 ethnic Chambers of Commerce and Community groups to thank the men and women in uniform. “This is a great opportunity to show your support to the men and women of this department who do amazing work in this city each and every day”, […]
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Harbor officers rescue two people from middle of Lake Washington

Yesterday, just before 3:00 pm, Harbor Unit officers responded to a call in the middle of Lake Washington, near Sand Point, of a capasized 14 foot sailboat.  The call indicated that there were two people in the water, clinging to the vessel.  Officers on the patrol boat responded and located the sailboat and  pulled the two […]
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Woman’s Body Recovered From Lake Washington This Morning

Harbor patrol units recovered a woman’s body from Lake Washington this morning. Around 6:20 am, a group of water skiiers spotted the body floating in the lake, near Mount Baker Beach, and called 911. Patrol and Harbor units, and Seattle Fire responded, retrieved the body—which appears to be a woman in her late teens or early […]
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Assault Suspect Attempts to Swim to Freedom

Just another day at the office for the Seattle Police Harbor Patrol.  At approximately 3:21 p.m. officers responded to a 911 call of two people being assaulted by an adult male suspect.  Preliminary investigation indicates that an unknown adult male suspect came up behind two people in Green Lake Park, a 16 year old female and a 19 […]
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