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Safety Alert: Home Invasion 

The Seattle Police Department would like to draw awareness on home invasions that have been occurring within our communities.  

Please take into consideration the following that may assist in providing an increased measure of security and safety for you and your family.  

  • Make safety your number one priority  
  • Be observant and remain alert – trust your instincts 
  • Be aware of your surroundings – call 911 when you observe suspicious activity  
  • Communication with friends and family on who will be home and at what time 
  • Security devices and or sounding alarms – potentially located at doors, windows, and garages 
  • Option of video surveillance system 
  • Motion sensor lighting for entrances, exits, and parking areas 
  • Avoid keeping large amounts of cash within your home 
  • Participate in your local neighborhood watch  
  • Contact your local precinct Crime Prevention Coordinator for questions on security and prevention tips for crime in your area 

SPD wants to ensure these communities know that we are actively investigating the home invasion cases and working diligently to restore public safety.