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Tuesday – January 26, 2021

#2021-21104/West Precinct/Third Watch: On 01-26-2021 at 0034 hours, officers responded to a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, the Washington State Patrol and Seattle Fire were out with the victim who sustained a non-life-threatening head injury. Victim stated they were NB on Aurora AV N when a black Mazda refused… [ Keep reading ]

Monday – January 25, 2021

#2021-20649/Southwest Precinct/Second Watch: On 01-25-2021 at 1407 hours, officers responded to a burglary in progress call in the 2100 block of Ferry AV SW. The caller reported his cameras on site were being activated by a male suspect crawling into a busted-out window of the residence. Upon arrival, officers located… [ Keep reading ]

Police Seize Guns From Capitol Hill Apartment as Part of Extreme Risk Protection Order

Police seized eight firearms last week after learning a Seattle woman experiencing a mental health crisis had crafted a plan to kill a man in another state. SPD’s Crisis Response Team (CRT) contacted the woman and learned the details of her plan. She told police she owned and trained with… [ Keep reading ]

Sunday – January 24, 2021

#2021-19763/North Precinct/Second Watch: On 01-24-2021 at 1326, a male was with his son accepting donations for a local food bank. A suspect came up to the collection area and tried to remove several bags of donations. The victim/father stated the items were for a food drive and that the local… [ Keep reading ]

Saturday – January 23, 2021

#2021-18721/North Precinct/Third Watch: On 01-23-2021 at 0102 hours, officers were dispatched to an assist fire call at a local hospital. According to the call, fire was responding to the hospital where a gunshot victim had been dropped off in the ER. Officers arrived and contacted the victim. The victim was… [ Keep reading ]

Police Recover Rifle Following Report of Gunfire in West Seattle

Police recovered a gold-colored rifle and a loaded magazine from a vehicle shortly after officers were called to investigate a report of gunfire Sunday evening in West Seattle. Around 6:15 PM, officers responded to 4800 block of 25 Av SW to investigate a possible gunshot. A witness reported seeing a… [ Keep reading ]

Friday – January 22, 2021

#2021-017907/South Precinct/First Watch: On 01-22-2021 at 0358 hours, a fire occurred inside an occupied house in the 9300 block of 39th Ave S. One occupant was transported to Harborview Medical Center. A Seattle Fire marshal is investigating the cause of the fire, which is unknown at this point. The SPD’s… [ Keep reading ]

Thursday – January 21, 2021

#2021-016963/East Precinct/Third Watch: On 01-21-2021 at 0130 hours, officers responded to a local hospital for a crisis report in which a subject voluntarily checked herself in for mental health evaluation. The subject reported having an extensive plan to kill a person out of state using her AR-15. The subject did… [ Keep reading ]

Three Arrested During Wednesday Evening Demonstration

Police arrested three suspects for crimes including property damage, burglary, and felony assault as a group marched around Downtown Wednesday evening. Throughout the event, members of the group vandalized numerous buildings and structures with graffiti, utilized smoke canisters, and dragged various objects into roadways to create barriers and obstructions. At… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating South Seattle Homicide

Police responded to a fatal assault in the Rainier Valley Wednesday evening. At 8:47 p.m. police responded to a 911 call in the 6000 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Way South. Seattle Fire Department Medics also responded and transported a 29-year-old man to the hospital in critical condition. Medics… [ Keep reading ]