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Friday – October 15, 2021

#2021-272652/North Precinct/Third Watch: On 10-15-2021 at 0232 hours, officers were clearing from a separate assault call when they on-viewed a verbal disturbance. When officers separated the subjects, one of the subjects pushed an officer with both hands. The push caused the officer to stumble backwards towards a brick wall. The… [ Keep reading ]

COVID-19 Impacts to Seattle Police Personnel

The following information is accurate as of 10/15/2021 Seattle Police Department (SPD) employees in either Quarantine or Isolation: 1 SPD employees who have returned to work based on Public Health guidelines: 1,417 SPD employees who have tested positive for COVID-19: 169 SPD employees who have been tested at our First… [ Keep reading ]

Man Injured in Thursday Afternoon Shooting in Columbia City

Police are investigating after a man was shot in Columbia City Thursday afternoon. At 1:23 p.m., police responded to a report of shots heard near the intersection of 36th Avenue South and South Adams Street. Officers located a crime scene, but no victims. A witness told officers someone had driven… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrives at Hospital with Gunshot Wound to Face

Police are investigating after a man was dropped off at a hospital with a gunshot wound to his face Thursday afternoon. At approximately 12:15 p.m., a man arrived at Harborview Medical Center with an apparently non-life-threatening gunshot wound to his face. The man told officers he had been shot in… [ Keep reading ]

Thursday – October 14, 2021

#2021-271763/Southwest Precinct/First Watch: On 10-14-2021 at 0458 hours, the complainant called 911 from Texas and said that her friend sent a text last night saying that he was suicidal. The complainant also reported that the subject video chatted with her, and he was holding a gun to his head. The… [ Keep reading ]

Police Recover Stolen Handgun During Wednesday Night Shooting Investigation

Police recovered a handgun that was reported stolen in 1997 after a man showed up at a hospital with a questionable story and a gunshot wound to the leg Wednesday night. Officers were called to a hospital in the 700 block of Minor Avenue at 9:15 PM for a report… [ Keep reading ]

Man Injured in Wednesday Morning Pioneer Square Shooting

Police are investigating after a man was shot in the Pioneer Square neighborhood on Wednesday morning. Just before 8:00 a.m., a 911 caller reported a man had been shot at 1st Avenue and Yesler Way. Police responded and found a 26-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the hip. The… [ Keep reading ]

Police Pull Man From Burning Car in Madison Valley

Officers pulled a man from a burning car—as rounds of ammunition in the vehicle began to explode—late Monday after the man eluded officers and crashed into a tree in Madison Valley Monday night. At 9:40 p.m., officers on patrol near Martin Luther King Jr Way South and East Yesler Way… [ Keep reading ]

Tuesday – October 12, 2021

#2021-269822/East Precinct/Third Watch: On 10-12-2021 at 0037 hours, officers and Seattle Fire responded to Kaiser Urgent Care 1501 E Thomas St where a 19 y/o male had been brought in with multiple stab wounds. Officers arrived and attempted to interview the subject, but his mother interjected and prevented them from… [ Keep reading ]

Man Wounded in Uptown Shooting

Police are investigating after a man was shot in the foot late Monday morning in the Uptown neighborhood. Just before 11:30 AM, a 33-year-old man limped into a business near 1st Avenue and Mercer Street and said he’d been shot in the foot. The man told officers he was standing at… [ Keep reading ]