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Train/pedestrian fatality collision in South Seattle

On November 7th at approximately 6:21 p.m. officers responded to the 5500 block of Airport Way South for the report of a train/pedestrian collision.  Preliminary investigation indicates that a 21-year-old female pedestrian was crossing the railroad tracks in an area that is not open to the public and is not a legal… [ Keep reading ]

Citizen fatally shoots pitbull attacking another dog

On November 7th at approximately 4:08 p.m. officers responded to 911 calls of two dogs fighting and shots fired in the 10400 block of 67th Avenue South.  Preliminary investigation indicates that a 30-year-old woman was in her front yard with her boxer when a pitbull that had been wandering through… [ Keep reading ]

Crime statistics through September 2011 now available

Crime statistics for the City of Seattle through September 2011 are now available on the Seattle Police Department’s website. Year-to-date, Major Crimes are down citywide by 6% when compared with the first nine months of 2010.  This continues the downward crime trend that occurred citywide in 2010.  Through September of… [ Keep reading ]

One day Community Police Academy

Interested in the ten-week Community Police Academy but can’t make the time commitment? SPD has developed a one-day Academy! The courses provided will be condensed and a hybrid of the regular ten-week sessions. For more information and to get your application for the one-day academy click here. (http://www.seattle.gov/police/programs/policeacademy/default.htm) The next… [ Keep reading ]