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Letter to City Council Regarding Council Ordinance 119805 – Crowd Control Tools 

July 23, 2020Lorena González, President and Lisa Herbold, Public Safety ChairSeattle City Council, City Hall600 Fourth Ave, 2nd FloorSeattle, WA 98104 Re: City Council Ordinance 119805 – Crowd Control Tools Dear President González, Chairwoman Herbold, and Seattle City Council Members: SPD has confirmed with the City Attorney’s Office that the… [ Keep reading ]

One Injured, Suspect Arrested in Stabbing on Capitol Hill

On Thursday morning at about 6:15 AM, police were called to a fight disturbance at 28th Avenue East and East Madison Street. Officers arrived and found a 59-year-old man had been stabbed in the back. The Seattle Fire Department treated the victim and he was transported to Harborview Medical Center… [ Keep reading ]

Group Causes Significant Property Damage and Commits Arson in Capitol Hill Neighborhood

At about 9:00 p.m. a group of about 150 people gathered at Cal Anderson park. The group roamed about the Capital Hill neighborhood, doing massive amounts of property damage, looting, shooting fireworks, and committing arson. Individuals from the group broke the windows of a business in the 1400 block of… [ Keep reading ]