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Semi-Truck/Light Rail Vehicle Collision in South Seattle

On June 1st at approximately 9:00 a.m. officers responded to a vehicle collision between a semi-truck and a Sound Transit Light Rail Vehicle.  Preliminary investigation indicates that a semi-truck hauling a 53-foot box trailer filled with approximately 48,000 pounds of canned soda pop was southbound on MLK Jr Way South approaching South Holly… [ Keep reading ]

Gang Unit Tracks Down Gunman Wanted In Nightclub Ambush

After six months of poring over surveillance footage and cell phone records, and working their contacts for intel, gang detectives have arrested the man suspected of spraying dozens of rounds outside a South Lake Union nightclub in January, seriously wounding three men. On January 28, two groups of men inside… [ Keep reading ]

Special Olympics Washington Summer Games “Flame of Hope” Torch Run

Law Enforcement officers from across Washington are running the Special Olympics “Flame of Hope” across the state to the Special Olmpics Washington Summer Games Opening Ceremonies.  The officers, who are travelling from various parts of the state, will converge at Lakewood Police Department for a special ceremony and joining of… [ Keep reading ]