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Cops Arrest Trio of Suspected Robbers Near New Holly

Police arrested a trio of robbery suspects Thursday morning in South Seattle just minutes after they attacked a 68-year-old man for his wallet, cash and cellphone. The victim was walking near 38th Avenue S. and S. Holly Street around 10:45 AM when he heard shouting behind him on the street. The… [ Keep reading ]

Police Find Suspected Burglar Passed Out In Prowled Car

Police are investigating a 25-year-old man found passed out in a car early Wednesday morning for three burglaries, a car prowl and assault in the same night. Police responded to a burglary in an apartment building in the 2900 block of Eastlake Avenue E at 5:30 AM, and spoke to a… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating SODO Homicide

Homicide Detectives are investigating after a man was found with multiple gunshot wounds in SODO early Friday morning. A witness called 911 just after 4 AM to report hearing gunfire at 4 Ave S. and S. Royal Brougham Wy. Officers arrived and found a man in his 40’s lying on… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Investigating After Man With Gunshot Wound Calls Police

Officers are investigating after a man with a gunshot wound was found sitting on the sidewalk Thursday in the Dunlap Neighborhood. The victim of the shooting called police from Rainier Ave. S. and S. Rose St at 2:20 PM.  Officers found the 24-year-old victim, who told officers a possible suspect… [ Keep reading ]

Armed Robber Arrested in North Seattle

A 38-year-old man was tracked down by an SPD K-9 and arrested after robbing a man at an ATM in North Seattle. Police responded to an armed robbery outside of a bank in the 400 block of N 85 Street just before 10 PM on Wednesday night The victim told officers he… [ Keep reading ]

What to Expect During This Week’s Presidential Visit

President Obama’s upcoming trip to Seattle on Friday is quickly approaching and it’s time to start planning how you will get around town. Intermittent closures of freeways and arterials and downtown streets are to be expected.  The flow of buses and cars through downtown will be disrupted during these closures…. [ Keep reading ]

SPD Announces Agile Policing Strategy, Unveils Real-Time Crime Center

Mayor Ed Murray and Seattle Police Chief Kathleen O’Toole today unveiled the Seattle Police Department’s Real Time Crime Center (RTCC). The RTCC is a centralized data and logistics hub, partnering analysts and investigators with officers on the street to rapidly identify suspects and solve crimes, and disrupt emerging crime trends…. [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested Following Attempted U-District Robbery

Officers arrested a 63-year-old man after an armed robbery at a University District grocery store was interrupted by a customer Saturday afternoon. The suspect entered the store in the 4700 block of Brooklyn Ave. NE  at 3 PM and approached a clerk and requested change.  The clerk opened the register… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Investigating Sunday Morning Capitol Hill Shooting

Officers are investigating after a man walking in Capitol Hill was shot in the foot early Sunday morning. Police Sgt. Michael Renner was standing at the corner of Broadway and Pike St. Sunday morning at 2:45 when he heard gun shots to the west.  Additional officers flooded the area and… [ Keep reading ]

Woman Arrested In Death of Toddler

Seattle police have arrested a 20-year-old woman in connection with the death of a 17-month-old boy earlier this week in West Seattle. Police were called to the 6500 block of California Avenue SW on Sunday, September 27th after the young boy was found unresponsive in his crib. The boy’s father called… [ Keep reading ]