Officers Arrest Robbery Suspect Downtown After He Flees on Bike, Gets Tired

Police chased down a robbery suspect in downtown Seattle this morning after he after he stole a man’s jacket and cellphone and then fled on a bicycle, and then on foot, before getting tired and giving up. Around 5:15 this morning, a group of approximately a half-dozen people approached the… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Searching for Suspect in Phinney Ridge Homicide

The death of a 20-year-old woman found in Phinney Ridge earlier this month has been ruled a homicide, and detectives need your help looking for the suspect. Police have identified 23-year-old Jacaree Rashad Hardy (6 feet tall, approximately 215 lbs) as the suspect in this case. He is wanted for… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Wednesday Afternoon Stabbing in SODO

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed near T-Mobile Park on Wednesday afternoon. At 4:35 p.m., a King County Sherriff’s Deputy was flagged down north of the intersection of 4th Avenue South and South Royal Brougham Way by a man who said he had been stabbed in the stomach…. [ Keep reading ]

Traffic Collision Detectives Investigating Fatal SODO Crash

Detectives are investigating after a driver struck and killed a woman early Wednesday in SODO. Shortly after midnight, officers responded to a report of a motorist-pedestrian collision in the 2400 block of 4th Avenue South. When police arrived, they found a severely injured woman in the road. Medics attempted to provide… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Monday Night Armed Robbery in Chinatown-International District

Detectives are investigating after multiple men entered a club in the Chinatown-International District Monday night and stole cash from patrons at gunpoint. Witnesses called 911 at 11:15 p.m. Monday to report a robbery inside of a club in the 600 block of South Weller Street. Officers arrived and spoke with… [ Keep reading ]

COVID-19 Impacts to Seattle Police Personnel

The following information is accurate as of 9/14/2021 Seattle Police Department (SPD) employees in either Quarantine or Isolation: 15 SPD employees who have returned to work based on Public Health guidelines: 1,354 SPD employees who have tested positive for COVID-19: 153 SPD employees who have been tested at our First… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Two Men Following Dog Attack, Stabbing at Occidental Park

Police arrested two men at Occidental Park on Monday after they stabbed another man following a dispute over a dog attack. Around 9:15 AM officers were called to Occidental Park in the 100 block of South Washington Street, where they found the 39-year-old victim bleeding from a facial wound. Police… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Statement on Monday Evening Seattle City Council Budget Vote

The Seattle Police Department thanks the Council for voting to allow the Department to retain its previously approved budget. Since the 2021 budget was passed, over 150 officers have left the department. The City has continued to see a surge in gun and other violence. In the face of these… [ Keep reading ]

ATM Thieves Arrested After Failed Withdrawal

Police arrested three men Monday morning after they attempted to steal an ATM from Queen Anne Grocery Market. Witnesses called 911 at 4 AM Monday to report people breaking into a supermarket in the 2400 block of 6th Avenue West. Officers arrived but, according to witnesses, the suspects had already… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Monday Morning Shooting Downtown

Police are investigating a shooting that injured two people in Downtown Seattle early Monday. Witnesses called 911 at 6:55 AM to report shots fired near the intersection of Western Avenue and Marion Street. Officers arrived and found a 36-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the hand and leg. The… [ Keep reading ]