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Archives for June 2011

ADRT caught 70 bus lane violators in the act

On June 27th officers from the Aggressive Driver Response Team worked 2 hours of emphasis on the West Seattle Bridge and issued the following tickets while on patrol: West Seattle Bridge 70 Bus Lane Violations 7 No Proof of Insurance 1 Cell Phone 1 NVOL 2 motorcycles passing cars on the shoulder… [ Keep reading ]

Green Lake home burglarized while occupants are inside

On June 28th, at approximately 1:45 AM, North Precinct officers responded to a call of an unknown male inside a residence in the 7400 Block of East Green Lake Drive North.  The caller stated that the suspect was slashing bicycle tires inside the house.  Officers arrived and contained the house. … [ Keep reading ]

Rainier Valley medical marijuana dispensary robbed

On June 27th, at approximately 7:50 PM, South Precinct officers responded to the 3200 Block of Rainier Avenue South on a report that the business had been robbed.  Officers arrived and spoke to the clerk, who relayed the following information: At about 7:30 PM, two black males, one described as… [ Keep reading ]

Man found dead in his home

On 6/27/11, this afternoon, officers were dispatched to the 2000 block of 18th Av S. to check the welfare of a male that had not reported to work for several days.  Officers arrived and were met by Seattle Fire Dept (SFD) #13 who led them to the back of the… [ Keep reading ]

Alert neighbor and quick response by officers thwart burglary

On 6/26/11, at approximately 10:20 a.m., an alert neighbor in the 5600 block of S. Bangor reported seeing a male breaking out the window of her neighbors’ home. The complainant also reported seeing the suspect taking two flat panel televisions and other items from the residence. Officers quickly arrived and… [ Keep reading ]

3 citizens chase down robbery suspect

On 6/26/11, at approximately 9:30 a.m.,  an adult female victim was retrieving cash from a bank at an ATM near 21 NW and NW 56. There were customers in line behind the victim. An adult male suspect (28 years old) approached the victim while she was  at the ATM and… [ Keep reading ]

Robbery/Knife wielding suspect arrested

On 6/25/11, at approximately 8:50 p.m., officers responded to the 1400 block of S. Lane St. to a business to investigate an armed robbery incident. Security at the business told officers that they stopped the suspect for shoplift after he exited the store without paying for a jacket. To… [ Keep reading ]

Robber found at donut shop

On 6-25-11, at approximately 9:17 p.m., in the 1900 block of 1st Ave the suspect assaulted the victim, handcuffed him and took his phone. The suspect then fled. The victim was able to get out of the handcuffs and call 911 from a borrowed phone. During an area search, officers… [ Keep reading ]

Mob causes property damage to businesses on CH

On 6/26/11, at approximately 12:15 a.m.,  an officer reported that several hundred people were in the street at Broadway and E. Pike and that several acts of property damage had occurred. The known property damage for this incident included the front plate glass window of the a luxury car dealership,… [ Keep reading ]

Officer sustained serious injuries in collision

On 6/25/11, at approximately 12:30 a.m., an officer was working as a DUI emphasis car.  Multiple fast back up calls and a city wide task force activation was being broadcast over SPD radio for civil disorder in the East Precinct. The officer was responding to assist on a fast back… [ Keep reading ]