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Officers Arrest Robbery Suspect Downtown After He Flees on Bike, Gets Tired

Police chased down a robbery suspect in downtown Seattle this morning after he after he stole a man’s jacket and cellphone and then fled on a bicycle, and then on foot, before getting tired and giving up. Around 5:15 this morning, a group of approximately a half-dozen people approached the… [ Keep reading ]

Thursday – September 16, 2021

#2021-243408/West Precinct/First Watch: On 09-16-2021 at 0516 hours, a victim was confronted by several suspects near 4 Ave / Pine St, who stated they wanted to do a “coat exchange”. The victim refused and the suspects knocked him to the ground and began kicking him. One suspect forcefully removed the… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Searching for Suspect in Phinney Ridge Homicide

The death of a 20-year-old woman found in Phinney Ridge earlier this month has been ruled a homicide, and detectives need your help looking for the suspect. Police have identified 23-year-old Jacaree Rashad Hardy (6 feet tall, approximately 215 lbs) as the suspect in this case. He is wanted for… [ Keep reading ]

Traffic Collision Detectives Investigating Fatal SODO Crash

Detectives are investigating after a driver struck and killed a woman early Wednesday in SODO. Shortly after midnight, officers responded to a report of a motorist-pedestrian collision in the 2400 block of 4th Avenue South. When police arrived, they found a severely injured woman in the road. Medics attempted to provide… [ Keep reading ]

Wednesday – September 15, 2021

#2021-242341/North Precinct/Third Watch: On 09-15-2021 at 0127 hours, Seattle Fire Department (SFD) Fire Marshal requested police assistance at a brush fire. Upon arrival, SFD advised of two other fires tonight, in proximity and timeframe to this location. No additional details were available about the previous fires, and no suspect information… [ Keep reading ]

Tuesday – September 14, 2021

#2021-241629/North Precinct/Second Watch: On 09-14-2021 at 1118 hours, officers responded to a call of a male in crisis in the University District. The male was delusional and had made repeated comments that he was going to kill himself. Officers contacted the male and determined that ITA criteria were met. AMR… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Monday Night Armed Robbery in Chinatown-International District

Detectives are investigating after multiple men entered a club in the Chinatown-International District Monday night and stole cash from patrons at gunpoint. Witnesses called 911 at 11:15 p.m. Monday to report a robbery inside of a club in the 600 block of South Weller Street. Officers arrived and spoke with… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Two Men Following Dog Attack, Stabbing at Occidental Park

Police arrested two men at Occidental Park on Monday after they stabbed another man following a dispute over a dog attack. Around 9:15 AM officers were called to Occidental Park in the 100 block of South Washington Street, where they found the 39-year-old victim bleeding from a facial wound. Police… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Statement on Monday Evening Seattle City Council Budget Vote

The Seattle Police Department thanks the Council for voting to allow the Department to retain its previously approved budget. Since the 2021 budget was passed, over 150 officers have left the department. The City has continued to see a surge in gun and other violence. In the face of these… [ Keep reading ]

ATM Thieves Arrested After Failed Withdrawal

Police arrested three men Monday morning after they attempted to steal an ATM from Queen Anne Grocery Market. Witnesses called 911 at 4 AM Monday to report people breaking into a supermarket in the 2400 block of 6th Avenue West. Officers arrived but, according to witnesses, the suspects had already… [ Keep reading ]