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Man Injured in Downtown Shooting

Police are investigating after a 39-year-old man was wounded in a shooting in downtown Seattle early Thursday morning. At 12:51 AM, police received a report of a shooting in the 1400 block of 3rd Avenue. When officers arrived, they found a man down on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound… [ Keep reading ]

Thursday – October 28, 2021

#2021-285834/West Precinct/Third Watch: On 10-28-2021 at 0051 hours, there was a disturbance between people near 3 AV and Pike St. An unknown suspect shot a victim. The suspect ran away and is at large.

SPD Detective, DOC Specialist Shoot Suspect During Joint Task Force Investigation in Des Moines

A Seattle Police detective and a Washington State Department of Corrections specialist shot and wounded a man on Wednesday while attempting to arrest him on a felony warrant in Des Moines, Washington. Around 3:30 p.m., members of the US Marshals Taskforce—which includes officers from SPD and other regional jurisdictions—had received… [ Keep reading ]

Wednesday – October 27, 2021

#2021-285032/North Precinct/First Watch: On 10-27-2021 at 0813 hours, a suspect walked into a store and demanded a refund for a bad part. Employees stated they did not have a replacement part. Suspect then demanded all the money in the drawer. Suspect had his hand in his waistband and stated he… [ Keep reading ]

Tuesday – October 26, 2021

#2021-283962/West Precinct/First Watch: On 10-26-2021 at 0431 hours, officers responded to Harborview Medical Center (HMC) for a female who just arrived with a gunshot wound to her arm. Officers arrived and located the female victim in her vehicle outside of the hospital. The victim had an obvious gunshot wound to… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Fatal Shooting in Central District

Detectives are investigating an early Wednesday morning shooting in the Central District that left a man dead. At 1:03 a.m., multiple callers reported hearing gunfire near the 300 block of 23rd Avenue South. Police responded to the area and found a man with multiple gunshot wounds down on the ground… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Seek Assistance Identifying Delridge Robbery Suspect

Detectives are seeking assistance identifying a man who robbed a woman at knifepoint in the Delridge neighborhood. Around 10:30 PM on October 16th, the victim had gotten out of her car in an alley in the 8800 block of Delridge Way Southwest when a man came up behind her, grabbed… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested After Ramming Vehicles, Fleeing From Police in Stolen School Bus

Police arrested a man in the Central District Tuesday morning after he stole a 33,000 pound unoccupied school bus and spent approximately 15 minutes ramming vehicles and fleeing from officers in SODO and the Central District. At 7:51 AM, police received a report that a man had stolen an empty… [ Keep reading ]

Monday – October 25, 2021

#2021-283416/South Precinct/Second Watch: On 10-25-2021 at 1342 hours, officers and Gun Violence Reduction Unit detectives responded to a shots-fired incident at Rainier/S Holden. The victim vehicle had been left at scene with bullet holes. The victim had fled and hid, but eventually resurfaced and spoke with police. The suspect (not… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating Weekend Knife Attacks

Police responded to three unrelated assaults involving knives this weekend in Belltown, Downtown, and Capitol Hill, and arrested suspects in two of the incidents. On Saturday at about 4:15 p.m., police responded to a stabbing in the 200 block of Bell Street. Arriving officers found a male victim with multiple… [ Keep reading ]