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SPD-Led Taskforce Pursues Child Predators As Part of Nationwide Operation Broken Heart

Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Forces arrested 1,140 child predators from 41 states during a two-month, nationwide operation, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) announced today. The 61 ICAC Task Forces, funded through an OJJDP grant program, conducted Operation Broken Heart, a coordinated investigative operation to… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Two For Homophobic, Racist Threats Outside Capitol Hill Gay Bar

Officers arrested two men on hate crime charges Friday night after the pair hurled racial and homophobic epithets at another man outside a Capitol Hill gay bar. The victim was standing outside the R Place Nightclub–which participates in SPD’s Safe Place program–around 9 PM when two men approached him and asked for a… [ Keep reading ]