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(Update x2) Police Seek Person of Interest In West Seattle Arsons

(Updates below) Seattle police responded with Seattle fire to three intentionally set fires over the weekend in the High Point Neighborhood in West Seattle. Police and firefighters responded to the 2700 block of SW Sylvan Heights on Sunday around 4:45 AM after receiving a report of two cars on fire…. [ Keep reading ]

Woman Attacked at Seward Park

A women running on the upper trail in Seward Park was attacked Thursday evening around 5:45 PM. The victim reported that she was running on the trail that connects the north beach to the south beach when a Hispanic male hit her in the back of the head and pinned… [ Keep reading ]

Operation: Crosstown Traffic Continues As Detectives Recover Hundreds of Pairs of Stolen Jeans

Seattle Police detectives say a Beacon Hill couple’s insatiable appetite for denim helped feed the downtown open-air drug market disrupted by the SPD and FBI earlier this year in Operation: Crosstown Traffic. On Thursday, SPD’s Major Crimes Task Force arrested the 63-year-old husband and 58-year-old wife and served a warrant at their Beacon… [ Keep reading ]

(Updated) Burglar Steals Auction Items From SIDS Nonprofit Days Before Fundraiser

A North Seattle nonprofit working to prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome is working with SPD detectives after a burglar made off with items scheduled to be auctioned at a fundraiser this weekend. Surveillance cameras captured a lone burglar slipping inside the offices of the Northwest Infant Survival & SIDS Alliance in the 4600 block… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle Sees Significant Growth In Neighborhood Social Networking on Nextdoor

Today the City of Seattle and the Seattle Police Department marked the one-year anniversary of its partnership with Nextdoor, the free and private social network for neighborhoods. The partnership was established to improve citywide and neighbor-to-neighbor communications as well as aid in the SPD Micro-Community Policing Plan initiative. At today’s… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Suspect In Brighton Homicide

Seattle police have arrested a 34-year-old man in connection with a fatal shooting Sunday night in the Brighton neighborhood. A witness called 911 around 9:30 Sunday after finding the wounded victim at Rainier Avenue S. and S. Garden Street. Medics attempted live-saving measures on the victim, but he was pronounced dead… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Man Following String Of Carprowls

Officers arrested a man and recovered a stolen firearm after he was spotted prowling cars Sunday afternoon. A witness called 911 Sunday at 1:15 PM when she saw a man snooping around parked cars in the 1500 block of 23 Ave. S. The caller said the 64-year-old suspect smashed a car window, removed… [ Keep reading ]

Homicide Detectives Investigating Late Night Brighton Shooting

Detectives are investigating after a man was found dead in the Brighton Neighborhood Sunday night. A witness called 911 at 11:30 Sunday night to report a man in his 20’s who appeared to be injured at Rainier Ave S. and S. Garden St. Seattle Fire Department Medics arrived, found the… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Investigating Friday Night Assault in Downtown Park

Officers were called to the 300 block of James St. when a man was found at a bus stop with a stab wound. A witness called 911 at 7:50 PM to report a man at a bus stop had suffered a stab wound in his stomach and needed medics. The… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Two Teens For Robbery In Capitol Hill Park

Officers arrested two juveniles for a Capitol Hill robbery Friday night after they assaulted a man and took his phone. The victim was walking through Cal Anderson Park Friday at 8:30 PM with two friends when they were approached by a group of four juveniles.  One of the boys in… [ Keep reading ]