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Police Arrest Burrowing Burglars, Recover Handgun

Officers arrested two suspects and recovered a stolen handgun Wednesday morning after responding to a commercial burglar alarm in Westwood Village shopping center. At about 5:30 a.m., police responded to an alarm at a closed business in Westwood Village shopping center of West Seattle. The two suspects triggered the alarm… [ Keep reading ]

Friday Evening Brings Snow, High-Priority Calls

While most Seattleites were hunkering down to weather the winter storm, the officers of the Seattle Police Department responded to a surge of high-priority calls Friday night. From approximately 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., officers responded to nine priority-one calls throughout the city. Priority-one calls typically involve a life-threatening emergency… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Seize Pills, Guns and Body Armor in South Seattle Narcotics Investigation

Narcotics detectives seized 7,000 suspected fentanyl pills, guns and body armor this morning while serving a warrant as part of an investigation into a drug dealer in South Seattle. Investigators arrested the suspect this morning and searched his home in the 7000 block of 44th Avenue South, where they found the… [ Keep reading ]

Police Seize Nearly 16 Pounds of Heroin in North Seattle

SPD Narcotics detectives arrested two men and seized nearly 16 pounds of heroin at a Northgate apartment this morning. Detectives served a warrant at an apartment building in the 800 block of NE 106th Street as part of an investigation into high-level heroin dealing in North Seattle. Police seized 15.89 pounds… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Seek Suspects In Marijuana Shop Robberies

SPD Robbery detectives are seeking information about a group of armed suspects wanted for two armed robberies at marijuana shops in North Seattle. Just before midnight on January 12th, the four masked and hooded suspects entered a store in the 300 block of North 36th Street and ordered employees to get on… [ Keep reading ]

Officer Recognizes Stolen Car, Arrests Driver

Police arrested a man in South Seattle early this morning after an officer found him pretending to be asleep in a stolen car. Around 3:30 AM, an officer was driving down a cul de sac at 33rd Avenue South and South Eddy Court when he spotted a stolen car, which he’d… [ Keep reading ]

OPA Investigating After Sixth Officer Self-Reports Being in D.C. On Day Mob Stormed Capitol

The Office of Police Accountability is investigating a sixth SPD officer after they self-reported being in Washington D.C. on January 6th, the day a violent mob stormed the U.S. Capitol. OPA initially began investigating two officers after photos on social media showed them in D.C. on January 6th. Since then,… [ Keep reading ]

Rape Investigation in Van Asselt Neighborhood Leads to Recovery of Guns and Drugs

Detectives are searching for multiple men following a reported rape where officers recovered a kilogram of fentanyl and multiple firearms. Police were called to the 7200 block of Marginal Way South at 8:30 Thursday night for a report of a naked woman screaming for help. Police arrived and found the… [ Keep reading ]

Wednesday Morning Pursuit in Ballard Ends in Crash Along Seattle Waterfront

Officers arrested a 45-year-old man Wednesday morning after he carjacked a motorist at gunpoint in Ballard then led officers on a miles-long pursuit, ending in a crash on the Waterfront. A man called 911 at 7:45 this morning to report that a man had approached him in the 300 block… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Recover Handgun, Arrest Convicted Felon After Finding Stolen Car in North Seattle Park

Officers arrested a convicted felon and recovered a loaded handgun, two stun guns, and 150 car keys after spotting two people sitting in a stolen car in North Seattle early this morning. Around 1:45 AM officers noticed a running Honda in the parking lot of North Acres Park in the… [ Keep reading ]