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Saturday – September 30, 2023

#2023-283021/South Precinct/Third Watch: At 0211 hours, officers responded to an armed robbery in the 5500 block of Airport Way South. The victim told officers he was approached by the suspect who pepper sprayed him and then assaulted him. The suspect produced a firearm and pointed it at the victim. The… [ Keep reading ]

Friday – September 29, 2023

#2023-282919/South Precinct/Third Watch: At 2324 hours, officers were in the 9200 block of Rainier Avenue South when they heard gunshots nearby. Additional officers arrived in the area and located shell casings in the roadway at 51st Avenue South and South Cambridge Street. No victims or additional evidence was located.

Thursday – September 28, 2023

#2023-281846/Southwest Precinct/Third Watch: At 2257 hours, officers responded to a report of shots fired in the 3700 block of 37th Avenue Southwest. Officers recovered shell casings from the intersection of 37th Avenue Southwest and Southwest Manning Street. Video was provided to officers showing two vehicles entering the intersection. A road… [ Keep reading ]

Wednesday – September 27, 2023

#2023-279845/East Precinct/Third Watch: At 0306hrs, in the 500 block of Boylston Avenue East a victim reported that he accidentally fired his gun and shot himself. Officers responded and met the victim outside. The victim stated he was in his apartment trying to holster his handgun and it went off, striking… [ Keep reading ]

Tuesday – September 26, 2023

#2023-279362/North Precinct/Second Watch: At 1502hrs, officers arrest a suspect for harassment based on observations and information gathered at the scene. Police seized the suspect’s vehicle pending a search warrant. A warrant was granted, and the vehicle was searched. From the vehicle officers recovered firearms accessories, ammunition, narcotics, and burglary tools…. [ Keep reading ]

Monday – September 25, 2023

#2023-277823/North Precinct/Third Watch: At 0016 hours, officers responded to reports of a shooting near North 105th Street and Aurora Avenue North. A vehicle was found abandoned in the southbound lane of the intersection. Multiple shell casings were found around the vehicle and in the intersection. The vehicle and an unoccupied… [ Keep reading ]

Mayor Harrell’s 2023-2024 Proposed Budget Address

Today, Mayor Bruce Harrell is releasing the 2023-2024 Proposed Mid-Biennial Budget Adjustments. This budget reflects Mayor Harrell’s continued commitment to, and investment in, bold actions that address urgent needs of our communities and advance our One Seattle priorities. Mayor Harrell’s proposal continues work initiated in the 2023 Adopted Budget to… [ Keep reading ]

Officers and Suspect Stung by Swarm of Wasps While Arresting Attempted Carjacking Suspect

On August 13, 2023, Seattle Police officers arrested a 22-year-old male suspect after he attempted to car-jack multiple vehicles in East Queen Anne. Shortly after 6:00 p.m., several 911 calls were received regarding a male suspect attempting to car-jack multiple vehicles armed with a knife. According to the victims,… [ Keep reading ]

SPD and SDOT Collaborate to Address Illegal Street Vending in the CID

The Seattle Police Department has partnered with the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) for a community improvement project to address illegal vending in the public right-of-way in the Chinatown- International District. Stakeholders from both organizations identified illegal vending on sidewalks as a major issue facing business owners, residents, pedestrians, and… [ Keep reading ]

Statement Regarding Hate Crime Offense in the Chinatown International District

Along with the Mayor’s Office, the Seattle Police Department condemns yesterday evening’s property damage hate crime in the Chinatown-International District. At 5:22 p.m., a 911 caller reported a man yelling racial slurs as he was smashing windows with a sledgehammer in the 700 block of South King Street. Due to… [ Keep reading ]