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Police Investigating Friday Morning Fatal Collision in Interbay

Detectives are investigating after a motorist died in a single-car collision in Interbay early Friday morning. At 2:21 a.m., police responded to a collision near 15th Avenue West and West Garfield Street. The driver of an SUV driving northbound on 15th Avenue West crossed into the southbound lanes and up… [ Keep reading ]

One Injured, One Arrested After South Park Shooting

Police are investigating an early Saturday morning shooting in South Park that left one man injured, and led officers to arrest one man and seize a firearm. At 2:00 a.m., a man called 911 and said he had a gun at a bar in the 8600 block of 14thAvenue South…. [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Man, Seize Gun After SODO RV Fire

Detectives are investigating after a RV in SODO was set on fire on Friday afternoon, and a man was arrested nearby for illegal possession of a firearm. Just before 2:30 p.m., a caller reported three men were slashing the tires of an RV in the 200 block of South Hinds… [ Keep reading ]

Renton PD, Seattle PD Arrest Three Juvenile Suspects After Armed Carjacking

On Wednesday at about 9:15 p.m., Renton Police Department notified SPD that a car stolen in Renton at gunpoint just 30 minutes prior was now likely in the area of Pritchard Island Beach. SPD officers began searching for the car and soon spotted it just a few blocks away from… [ 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 ]

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 ]

Police Investigating Monday Morning Shooting Downtown

Police are investigating a shooting that injured two people in Downtown Seattle early Monday. Witnesses called 911 at 6:55 AM to report shots fired near the intersection of Western Avenue and Marion Street. Officers arrived and found a 36-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the hand and leg. The… [ Keep reading ]

Bike Patrol Seizes Handguns, Drugs After Interrupting Downtown Dice Game

Bike patrol officers arrested four men and seized three handguns and large quantity of drugs on Sunday after interrupting an illegal dice game at 3rd Avenue and Pine Street. Just before 1pm, bike patrol officers spotted several men gambling on the street, in the same spot another recent dice game had… [ Keep reading ]