Police Find Gun, Ammo, Narcotics in Car After DUI Arrest

After arresting a man in North Seattle for DUI late Thursday night, police found a loaded gun, a variety of narcotics, and almost 100 rounds of ammunition in the car he was driving. Thursday at about 10:30 p.m., a 911 caller reported a possible DUI driver driving erratically near 8th… [ Keep reading ]

Man Injured in Kobe Terrace Shooting

Detectives are investigating after a man was shot near Kobe Terrace park in the Chinatown-International District late Friday night. At 11:18 p.m., police responded to 6th Avenue South and South Washington Street for reports of a shooting. Arriving officers found a man with a gunshot wound to the stomach and… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Wallingford Stabbing Suspect

Police arrested the suspect in a stabbing in the Wallingford neighborhood that left a man in critical condition Friday afternoon. At 3:54 p.m., multiple 911 callers reported two men fighting on the sidewalk at the intersection of North 45th Street and Meridian Avenue North. As the fight ended and the… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Seek Suspect Who Dragged Woman During Downtown Purse-Snatching

Detectives need your help identifying a man who dragged a 19-year-old woman across the ground during a robbery outside a downtown building Sunday afternoon. The woman was walking in the 900 block of 2nd Avenue just after 2 PM Sunday, November 28th, when the suspect walked up behind her. The suspect grabbed… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Five Overnight Shootings

SPD’s patrol and detective units are working to investigate five shootings overnight. A 29-year-old man and 15-year-old girl both sustained serious injuries in two of the incidents. In the first incident, around 4:30 PM, police received a report of gunfire near Garfield High School. Witnesses described seeing teenagers running from… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Seven, Seize Gun, Fentanyl, Cash in Tuesday Narcotics Operation Downtown

Police arrested seven suspects, recovered a gun, and seized drugs and cash during a narcotics operation in the West Precinct on Tuesday. Officers seized 25 grams of crack cocaine, 23 grams of methamphetamine, over 100 fentanyl pills, and more than $1,300 cash at narcotics trafficking locations in the Downtown core,… [ Keep reading ]

Man Wounded in New Holly Shooting

One man was wounded in a shooting in the Holly Park neighborhood just after midnight. At 12:03 AM, officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 7500 block of 40th Ave South. Two men were sitting in a parked car when another vehicle approached them and a suspect open,… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating After Man Stabbed Near Rainier Avenue and Genesee Street

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed Tuesday near Columbia City. Around 12:40 p.m., officers received a report of a stabbing in the 4200 block of 36th Avenue South. At the scene, officers found a man with multiple stab wounds leaning against a vehicle. He had reportedly been attacked by… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Statement on Lyles Settlement

SPD respects the decision of the City Attorney’s Office to resolve the case at this juncture and defers any comment on that decision to that office.  We too stand by the multiple layers of review [link] this case has undergone and hope that this resolution brings closure to all in our community… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating After Man Found Dead in SODO RV

Homicide Detectives are investigating after a man was found deceased in an RV in SODO Wednesday morning. At 5:45 a.m., a 911 caller reported discovering their friend deceased in an RV parked near South Forest Street and Occidental Avenue South. Police arrived and found the 51-year-old male victim with an… [ Keep reading ]