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Crisis Intervention Team Sends Man For Hospital Evaluation Following Ballard Park Incident

On Monday, police received a report of a suspicious man in Ballard’s Salmon Bay Park. The man’s presence in the park alarmed several families, who contacted police.  While officers were quickly dispatched to Salmon Bay Park, a chain of events created a delay in SPD’s response to the park. The incident—and… [ Keep reading ]

Theft Prevention Tips for Summer

Now that summer is here, one of our burglary/theft supervisors came up with several tips for people in hopes of reducing  thefts.  The following is based on recent cases that have come across his desk: From Sgt. Chris Hall, West Precinct Burglary/Theft: Car Prowls Leave nothing of value in your car-either leave… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Need Your Help Returning Huge Stash of Stolen Stuff

Were you recently the victim of a break-in or car prowl? Did the thieves steal your steak knives, jewelry, coins and cash, checks, car title, paperwork, signed baseball, GPS, blue basketball shoe (right foot only), car keys or slightly used nose hair trimmer? Well then you can help the Major Crimes Task Force help you! After sifting… [ Keep reading ]