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Archives for February 20, 2016 9:47 am

Chief O’Toole Statement on Body-Worn Cameras

I’m often asked, “When will body-worn video become a reality?” The community has made it abundantly clear they welcome this technology. In a recent report filed by the Federal Monitor, Seattleites overwhelmingly want to see body cameras on officers with 89 percent in support. A national Pew Research study found… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested After Stabbing Tour Boat Passenger

Officers arrested a man after a stabbing aboard a tour boat Friday evening. Harbor Officers were dispatched at 9:30 PM yesterday to a stabbing on a tour boat carrying approximately 100 passengers on Lake Washington. Harbor Units met the boat on the lake and transported the seriously injured passenger to… [ Keep reading ]