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Man Injured In Yesler Terrace Shooting

Detectives are investigating after a man was wounded Monday morning inside an encampment near the Yesler Terrace neighborhood. Witnesses began calling 911 after hearing shots fired in the 800 block of Yesler Way at 8:30 AM Monday. Officers quickly arrived and found a man with multiple gunshot wounds. Seattle Fire… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Seek Witnesses After Woman Fatally Struck by Driver Thursday on Beacon Hill

SPD detectives are seeking information and witnesses after a woman was struck by a driver Thursday on Beacon Hill and later died from her injuries. Seattle Fire Department medics were called to the 3700 block of South Pilgrim Street around 11:15 AM for a report of an injured person on… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Statement Regarding OPA’s Completed Investigation of Officers in Washington D.C. on January 6, 2021

The Seattle Police Department has received the Office of Police Accountability’s completed investigation into complaints brought against six SPD officers who were determined to be in Washington, D.C. during the insurrection on the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. Chief Adrian Diaz has been clear that he will hold accountable… [ Keep reading ]

Weapons Recovered Monday in Multiple Investigations Around the City

Police arrested multiple people Monday related to weapons charges. Witnesses began calling 911 reporting two men riding bikes in the 400 block of South Jackson Street holding what appeared to be handguns. Officers arrived in the area and found the two men, both 46-years-old, and quickly placed them into handcuffs… [ Keep reading ]

Suspect Identified in March Homicide

Homicide detectives have identified the suspect in a March 2021 homicide and need your help finding him. On March 17th a subject entered the church and community center located at 7728 Rainier Avenue South. He entered a second-floor room where a meeting was being held by multiple Community Passageways program… [ Keep reading ]

Memorial Service for Officer Harris

A memorial to honor our colleague, friend and SPD family member – Officer Alexandra “Lexi” Harris – will be held next Thursday, July 1st at 1pm at T-Mobile Park in Seattle. The ceremony will be open to the public. More information, including details about the procession, will be shared in… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Thursday Night Homicide

Detectives are investigating and a suspect is custody after a man was killed in City Hall Park Thursday night. Witnesses began calling 911 at 8 PM stating that a man had been stabbed in the 400 block of Jefferson Street. Officers arrived within two minutes and immediately arrested a suspect… [ Keep reading ]

Washington State Patrol Investigating After SPD Officer Killed in Sunday Morning Collision on I-5

The Washington State Patrol is investigating after an SPD officer was struck and killed by a driver on I-5 Sunday morning. The SPD officer had just left work when they happened upon a collision on I-5 near South Forest Street. At this point in the investigation, it appears the officer pulled their vehicle over and got out to… [ Keep reading ]

53 Arrested in Citywide Retail Theft Operation

Officers made more than 50 arrests and recovered thousands of dollars worth of stolen merchandise on Wednesday following a citywide retail theft operation. Police began the operation before 8:00 a.m., focusing on theft operations targeting nine large retailers and grocery stores around the city. When the operation concluded around 10:30… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Friday Night SODO Shooting

Homicide detectives are investigating after a man was shot and killed following an attempted carjacking in SODO Late Friday night. Officers were dispatched to the 2400 block of 4th Avenue South at 11:30 PM for a report of an attempted carjacking where a man had been shot. Officers quickly arrived… [ Keep reading ]