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Archives for June 4, 2020 7:13 pm

Changes to Mourning Band Policy Coming to Department

Here is the directive sent out this afternoon by Chief Best: By order of Chief Best, Mourning bands have deep meaning in law enforcement and are a long-standing way of honoring those who are killed in the line of duty. However, some of the public’s perception is that it is… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating West Seattle Shooting

Detectives are investigating after a 32-year-old man was wounded in a shooting outside a West Seattle convenience store late Wednesday night. At approximately 10:45 PM, officers responded to a report of shots fired in the 4800 block of Erskine Way SW. When they arrived they found the victim in a… [ Keep reading ]

May Month In Review

Even midst a pandemic, SPD officers are still focused on doing day-to-day work and ongoing operations to disrupt the flow of harmful narcotics fueling crime and damaging our communities. In once recent case on May 27th, West Precinct officers recovered a large amount of crack cocaine while checking on an… [ Keep reading ]