Detectives Investigating After Motorcyclist Killed in Hit and Run Collision on Aurora Avenue

Traffic collision detectives are investigating after a driver fled the scene of a fatal collision with a motorcyclist on Aurora Avenue early Monday. Around 1:30 AM, the motorcyclist and the driver of a black Dodge Charger were southbound on Aurora. The Charger driver turned in front of the motorcyclist, causing… [ Keep reading ]

Two Killed in North Seattle Shooting Saturday Night

Detectives are investigating after two people were shot and killed at a private party in Bitter Lake on Saturday night.  At 10:13 p.m., police responded to the 900 block of North 145th Street for reports that a person had been shot. Arriving officers located a 26-year-old man with fatal gunshot… [ Keep reading ]

Homicide Detectives Investigating Fatal Shooting in CID

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot and killed in an encampment in the Chinatown-International District early Friday morning. At 12:04 a.m., police responded to 12th Avenue South and South Lane Street for reports that a man had been shot. Officers arrived and found a 31-year-old man with a… [ Keep reading ]

Woman Stabbed in Robbery at Rainier Avenue Apartment Building

Police are investigating after a woman was stabbed during a robbery late Wednesday at her apartment building in the 500 block of Rainier Avenue South. At 11:56 p.m. on June 22nd, police were called to the building after receiving reports of a stabbing. The victim had reportedly let a male… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Early Thursday Shooting in West Seattle

Police are investigating after a woman was seriously injured in a shooting in Roxhill.  At 12:41 a.m., police responded to a shooting near 27th Avenue Southwest and Southwest Roxbury Street. Officers arrived and found a woman with multiple gunshot wounds in a car in a parking lot. Police began first… [ Keep reading ]

Chief Diaz’s Letter to Seattle Pride Executive Board

June 22, 2022 Krystal Marx, Executive Director, Seattle Pride Carmen Rivera, Board Member, Seattle Pride Dear Krystal and Carmen, The Seattle Pride Parade draws thousands of people together to celebrate our region’s vibrant and thriving LGBTQIA+ community. Since 1994, the Seattle Police Department’s LGBTQIA+ sworn officers and civilian employees have proudly marched in the… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Ballard Encampment Homicide

Detectives are investigating after the death of a 37-year-old man found in a Ballard encampment on Saturday was declared a homicide. June 18th at around 12:30 p.m., police responded with Seattle Fire Department firefighters to an encampment near 14th Avenue Northwest and Northwest 56th Street for reports of a deceased… [ Keep reading ]

Homicide Detectives Investigating After Remains Found in University District

SPD Homicide Detectives are investigating after human remains were found yesterday in a greenbelt near the University of Washington. Monday at approximately 2:30 p.m., University of Washington Police contacted SPD for assistance with an investigation of human remains that were discovered in their jurisdiction. The remains were found in a… [ Keep reading ]

Police Seek Pioneer Square Hit and Run Suspect Who Took Victim When He Fled

Detectives are searching for the suspect, victim, and vehicle involved in a hit and run collision in Pioneer Square last weekend. Just before 1:00 a.m. on June 18th, witnesses saw the driver of a silver, Laramie Edition, Ram pickup truck run over a woman just east of the 1st Avenue… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Wallingford Double Homicide

Homicide detectives are investigating after a man and woman were shot and killed in Wallingford early Tuesday morning. At 12:30 a.m., a 911 caller reported hearing shots fired in the 4700 block of Meridian Avenue North. Officers responded and found two victims — a man and a woman — with… [ Keep reading ]