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SPD Assists FBI In Organized Crime Investigation

From the Department of Justice: SIX ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH ORGANIZED CRIMINAL RING PROFITING FROM PROSTITUTION ENTERPRISE Defendants Rented Apartments for Prostitution, Advertised on Backpage.com and other Sites; Cycled Sex Workers through Locations across the West Six people are under arrest and law enforcement served court authorized search warrants at more than… [ Keep reading ]

(UPDATE) Man Arrested for Pulling BB Gun on Two People on Rainier Avenue

Update 5/9: Police have arrested a 25-year-old Tacoma man in connection with this incident. He will be booked into the King County Jail for investigation of felony threats. Police believe the man used a pellet gun in the incident and are in the process of recovering it as evidence. The… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Searching For Suspect After Man Stabbed In Neck

Detectives are investigating and searching for a 36-year-old woman after a man was stabbed in the neck just before noon in the Mt. Baker Neighborhood. Witnesses began calling 911 at 11:40 am Thursday saying a man had been stabbed in the neck near Rainier Ave South and South Mount Baker… [ Keep reading ]

Statement from Chief O’Toole on Recent Gun Violence

In the last 24 hours, there have been five shooting incidents, leaving one person dead and four others injured. We offer our deepest sympathy to the family of the young woman who died yesterday. Our hearts go out to these victims and their loved ones. We are outraged by the… [ Keep reading ]

Man, Woman Injured In Early-Morning Shooting In the Central District

Detectives are investigating after a couple were shot overnight as they drove through the Central District. Witnesses called 911 just after 3 AM to report shots fired near Martin Luther King Jr. Way South and South Dearborn Street.  When officers arrived they found two people in a car who had been… [ Keep reading ]