Police Investigating Saturday Shooting in Westlake Park

Police are investigating after reports of a shooting in the 400 block of Pine Street Saturday afternoon. Witnesses started calling 911 just before 4 pm Saturday reporting that a man had taken out a handgun and fired it in the Westlake Park area. Police flooded the area and confirmed that… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Friday Night Rainier Beach Shooting

Detectives are investigating after two people were injured in a shooting Friday night. Witnesses called 911 to report shots fired in the Rainier Beach neighborhood Friday at 6 pm. When officers arrived in the area they found a man and a woman in a car both of whom had been… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Man, Recover Child Following Amber Alert

Police arrested a 26-year-old man Thursday evening after he attacked an acquaintance and drove away with her child near Mt. Baker. Around 7:30 PM, police learned a man had attacked a woman near 33rd Avenue South and South Byron Street, and driven away with an infant in his car. Officers found… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Thursday Night Homicide

Detectives are investigating and a suspect is custody after a man was killed in City Hall Park Thursday night. Witnesses began calling 911 at 8 PM stating that a man had been stabbed in the 400 block of Jefferson Street. Officers arrived within two minutes and immediately arrested a suspect… [ Keep reading ]

Officer Alexandra B. Harris — End of Watch: June 13, 2021

Alexandra B. Harris — End of Watch: June 13, 2021 Commission date: June 20, 2016 On Sunday, June 13, 2021 Officer Alexandra B Harris was driving home after finishing her shift when she came upon a multi-vehicle collision on Interstate 5, near South Forest Street. Even out of uniform Officer Harris remained committed… [ Keep reading ]

Washington State Patrol Investigating After SPD Officer Killed in Sunday Morning Collision on I-5

The Washington State Patrol is investigating after an SPD officer was struck and killed by a driver on I-5 Sunday morning. The SPD officer had just left work when they happened upon a collision on I-5 near South Forest Street. At this point in the investigation, it appears the officer pulled their vehicle over and got out to… [ Keep reading ]

Man Killed in Pioneer Square Shooting

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot and killed early Saturday morning in the Pioneer Square neighborhood. At 12:22 a.m., multiple 911 callers reported hearing shots near 1st Avenue and Cherry Street. Police responded and found a man on the ground with a gunshot wound to the chest. Officers… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Thursday Night Homicide

Homicide detectives are investigating after a 21-year-old man was shot and killed in the Central District Thursday night. Witnesses called 911 at 8:30 PM Thursday to report a shooting in the 300 block of 23 Avenue South. When police arrived they found out that a man had been transported from… [ Keep reading ]

53 Arrested in Citywide Retail Theft Operation

Officers made more than 50 arrests and recovered thousands of dollars worth of stolen merchandise on Wednesday following a citywide retail theft operation. Police began the operation before 8:00 a.m., focusing on theft operations targeting nine large retailers and grocery stores around the city. When the operation concluded around 10:30… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Man, Seize Two Guns Following Dispute In West Seattle

Police arrested a man in the Delridge neighborhood Monday afternoon after he brandished a firearm and threatened a woman and her adult son. A 59-year-old woman called 911 around 5:15 PM Monday and reported the suspect had pulled a gun on her and her son after the two men got… [ Keep reading ]