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Archives for June 20, 2018 4:43 pm

Man Tries to Make Shopping Cart Getaway With Garbage Can Full of Cigarettes

Police arrested a 57-year-old man for burglary after he tried to use a shopping cart as a getaway vehicle in a late-night heist at a Rainier Avenue smoke shop. A witness called police around 1:30 AM on June 16th after hearing the sound of breaking glass at a nearby smoke… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle University Releases 2017 Seattle Public Safety Survey Results

Today, Seattle University issued results for its third annual Public Safety Survey. This survey gauges attitudes around public safety issues, perceptions of police, neighborhoods and crime. Survey findings are used to support the Seattle Police Department’s Micro-Community Policing Plans (“MCPP”) initiative, which began three years ago and has been integral to… [ Keep reading ]