Posts categorized under February 17, 2016 6:06 pm - SPD Blotter

Archives for February 17, 2016 6:06 pm

Detectives Investigating Capitol Hill Assault As Possible Bias Crime

Seattle police are investigating an assault on a man on Capitol Hill early Wednesday as a possible hate crime. Police were called to 10th Avenue and E. Union Street around 2:15 AM after a bystander reported seeing a man being pulled from an SUV and assaulted by a second man…. [ Keep reading ]

UPDATE:Can You Help ID Flasher Who Tried to Steal Woman’s Cellphone?

Update: It turns out the man in the picture was already in jail.  A Clallam County Sheriffs Sergeant called Seattle Police Detectives today to let them know the suspect had been booked into jail in Clallam County earlier in the week on unrelated charges. Detectives are now working with the jail… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Searching For Missing Man After Friend Receives Cryptic Text

SPD detectives are asking for the public’s help locating a missing man who sent his friend a cryptic text before disappearing earlier this month. Richard Arneson’s friends and family became concerned about his well-being after he failed to show up for work on February 5th. A friend went to check… [ Keep reading ]

Introducing SPD’s Record Request Center

As part of the Seattle Police Department’s ongoing commitment to transparency, SPD today became the first City of Seattle agency to launch an online Records Request Center, to improve access to public data and documents. The Records Request Center, powered by GovQA, will enhance how members of the public are able to… [ Keep reading ]