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Three Bad Apples Wanted for iPhone Robbery

Robbery detectives are investigating yet another iPhone snatching and are hoping someone out there can help identify a bandit and his two lookouts. Surveillance cameras captured the March 18th robbery at 6th Avenue and Pine Street. In the video, the lookouts—a young man wearing a black sweatshirt and baseball cap;… [ Keep reading ]

Read Our Quarterly Report Online

Chief Diaz is presenting the Report for Quarter 4 – 2012 to City Council this afternoon. In accordance with SPD 20/20 A Vision for the Future – Initiative 17, this report is being distributed publicly as well. Here are some of the highlights: Good marks on 911 caller surveys – Officers responding to calls… [ Keep reading ]

Bank Robber Doesn’t Make It Far After Wedgwood Heist

A man suspected of robbing a Wedgwood bank at gunpoint Wednesday morning wasn’t on the lam for long. Just after 11:15 am, a masked man walked into the Key Bank at 73rd Avenue NE and NE 35th Street demanded money, and fled the bank. Eighteen minutes later, police had tracked… [ Keep reading ]

A woman was attacked by a unknown man in West Seattle

A woman was attacked this morning in West Seattle.  Just shortly after 5:00 a.m., the victim was jogging Southbound on the East side-mid block in the 5400 block of California Av SW when the unknown suspect came out of the shadows and grabbed her.  The man grabbed the victim’s waist, pulled her down… [ Keep reading ]

Reports of Two Drive-By Shootings in West Seattle, No Injuries

Southwest Precinct officers responded to two separate reports of shots fired within 30 minutes last night in West Seattle. Beginning around 10:15 pm, neighbors in the 2000 Block of SW Cloverdale Street reported shots fired in the area.  According to witness, a gold car, possibly a Taurus, circled the block… [ Keep reading ]

Man Slashed on Neck During Fight Downtown

A verbal altercation that escalated into a physical fight ended with one man cut on the neck with a box cutter. At approximately 1:20 a.m. this morning officers responded to a fight disturbance in the 900 block of Stewart Street.  Preliminary investigation indicates that two men, both adults, got into a verbal… [ Keep reading ]