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Archives for December 2018

Officers Working in SODO Arrest Fleeing Auto Thief

Two officers working an emphasis shift yesterday afternoon located a stolen car and arrested the suspect after he fled on foot in the SODO neighborhood. On Thursday afternoon at approximately 4:45 pm, Officers Powell and Caspersen were working an emphasis patrol in the area of 1st Avenue South and South… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Make Arrests, Recover Stolen Property in Highland Park Yesterday

Officers from the Southwest Anti-Crime Team (ACT) were in the Highland Park neighborhood of West Seattle yesterday afternoon responding to community complaints of auto thefts and abandoned stolen cars in the area.  It was long before they located a stolen truck and made the arrests. Around 4:30 Wednesday, ACT members were… [ Keep reading ]

Police Serve Search Warrants on Encampment Tents, Arrest Four for Drug Trafficking and Warrants

Responding to reports of violent crime and community concerns, Major Crimes Task Force (MCTF) detectives conducted a drug trafficking investigation focusing on criminal activity occurring in encampments in the Chinatown/International District. This investigation culminated yesterday afternoon with SWAT teams from both Seattle Police and King County Sheriff’s Office serving search… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Arrest Suspects Wanted in Connection with October Drive-By Shooting

Seattle Police Gang Unit detectives continue to follow up on a drive-by shooting that occurred in late October and have made two arrests of suspects in the last few weeks. On the afternoon of October 24th, officers responded to reports of shots fired in the area of 24th Avenue South… [ Keep reading ]

Man Relaxing In Sauna Turns Up Heat on Locker Room Thieves

Police arrested two people and are searching for two more following a locker room theft from Roxhill neighborhood gym. Officers were called to a gym in the 2600 block of Southwest Barton Street just after midnight Tuesday morning for a report of a theft. Police arrived and contacted the 51-year-old victim… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Respond to Early Morning Burglary in Interbay Neighborhood, Suspect Arrested

A 31-year-old suspect is in custody after officers located him near the victim’s house, riding the victim’s bicycle. West Precinct officers responded to a report of an occupied burglary shortly after 2:00 Tuesday morning in the 3000 block of 21st Avenue West.  The victim told 911 operators that an unknown… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Monday Evening Stabbing in the Chinatown /International District Neighborhood

Police are searching for a suspect after a man was stabbed in a Chinatown/International District apartment Monday evening. Officers were called to the 400 block of South Jackson Street just before 5 p.m. Monday for a report of a man who had been stabbed. When officers arrived they found a 36-year-old… [ Keep reading ]

‘Tis the Season: Package Theft Prevention Tips

Some handy tips that can be used all year long. These tips will be available at your local precinct as brochures in the coming days.

Week in Review: 12.14.18

LEARNING FROM THE COMMUNITY SPD officers recently took part in the Chinatown International District (CID) Community History Institute. This program is an opportunity for our officers working in the CID to learn about the neighborhoods rich history directly from the people who live and work in the CID. SPD STANDS… [ Keep reading ]

Students Sustain Minor Injuries After Being Bit by Dog at School, Animal Control Officers Conducting Follow Up Investigation

East Precinct officers and the Seattle Fire Department responded to reports of a dog bite on campus of a school this morning in the Madrona neighborhood.  Three students received minor injuries after being nipped or bit by the dog. At approximately 10:40 am, officers responded to the school after receiving reports… [ Keep reading ]