Detectives Searching For Man Who Attacked Girl in Highland Park Neighborhood

Detectives are asking for your help finding a man who attacked a girl late Wednesday night. A 15-year-old female was walking along 14 Ave. SW approaching SW Cambridge St. at 11:15 p.m. Wednesday when a Hispanic male in his mid 40s, grabbed her from behind, tried to cover her mouth, and began pulling her toward […]
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Detectives Put Brakes On Body Shop Traffickers

Police began investigating a West Seattle auto body shop after receiving dozens of complaints of blatant drug-trafficking. What they found was 15 rifles, 6 shotguns, 20 handguns, over $60,000 in cash, and almost 3 pounds of marijuana. Narcotics detectives could tell the extent of the operation after counting 400 customers a day in and out […]
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Early Morning Arson in South Park, Suspect Now in Custody

A 33 year-old man is now in custody following an early morning fire to a apartment building in South Park. The fire was later determined to be arson. At approximately 3:30 this morning, Seattle Fire and Seattle Police responded to an apartment in the 1000 Block of South Thistle Street for a fire. A man was seen pouring […]
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Officers Arrest Thief at West Seattle Summerfest

Police arrested a 20-year-old man Sunday at West Seattle Summerfest after he snatched an envelope of cash right out of a vendor’s hands. Officers were working an emphasis patrol at noon near California Ave SW and SW Alaska St when witnesses reported a fight down the street. Police found two people holding the suspect on the ground, […]
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West Seattle Officers Arrest Serial Car Thief, Recover Suspected Stolen Credit Cards

Southwest Precinct officers arrested a prolific auto thief and recovered a bag full of suspected stolen credit cards Thursday after staking out a stolen car in White Center. Police had been scouring the neighborhood for the man, who was wanted on warrants for theft and auto theft, when they found one of his stolen cars parked near […]
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Loose Change Bandit Unable to Lose Police

Police are hoping a burglar changes his ways after officers caught him walking out of a West Seattle home early Wednesday carrying 65 pounds of stolen coins. A resident in the 8600 35th Ave SW called 911 around 4 AM after hearing glass breaking and seeing a man climb into a neighbor’s window. As Officers Joel Nark and […]
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Rental Agreement Lands Man In Big House

Detectives arrested a man Wednesday who bilked prospective renters out of hundreds of dollars over the course of days. The victims were apartment hunting and visited an open house in the 5000 block of 40 Ave. SW. this past weekend.  The victims met a 44-year-old man there who claimed to be renting out the basement apartment. […]
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Man Gets Out of Jail, Goes Joyriding on Stolen Scooter

Just 30 hours after walking out of the King County Jail–where he’d spent the last 11 days for a probation violation–a 49-year-old man crossed paths with the law once again Wednesday, when officers spotted him riding a stolen motor scooter through West Seattle. Officers first noticed the man around 5:15 PM when they saw him pushing […]
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Horrible Man Arrested In West Seattle For Harassing Women, Trying to Bite Officer

Police arrested a 52-year-old man Thursday in West Seattle after he menacingly harassed two women on the street, and tried to bite an officer as she took him into custody. Two women told officers the man had approached them separately on the street. One woman said she encountered the man shortly after noon while she was walking her dog […]
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