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Police Investigating After Five People Injured in Multiple Shootings Sunday

Police responded to multiple shootings Sunday morning that resulted in five people being shot throughout the city. The Seattle Police and Fire Departments responded to the 4300 block of University Way Northeast for a report of shots fired with multiple people injured at 1 am Sunday. Officers were patrolling the… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Saturday Morning Shooting, Pedestrian Fatality in North Seattle

Detectives are investigating after a 21-year-old man was hit and killed by a vehicle driver fleeing a shooting scene in North Seattle early Saturday morning. Police responded to the 4200 block of Brooklyn Avenue Northeast for reports of shots fired at 12:05 a.m. Saturday. When officers arrived they received additional information… [ Keep reading ]

DUI Stop of Felony Suspect Leads to Narcotics, Firearm Arrest

Officers arrested an armed, suspected felon possessing drugs in Lake City Neighborhood. Shortly after 4pm on Thursday, a person called 911 to report a man slumped over in a car in the 12300 block of 31st Avenue North East. Fire and arriving officers found a 24-year-old male in the drivers… [ Keep reading ]

Sign-Up for Seattle University’s ‘Before The Badge’ Community-Police Dialogues

Calling all who live and/or work in Seattle – Sign-up to participate in the new “Before the Badge” Community-Police Dialogues! The dialogues are part of the new “Before the Badge” 45-day training program that all new Seattle Police Department recruits complete prior to entering the Washington State Basic Law Enforcement… [ Keep reading ]

One Killed, One Injured After Saturday Evening Shooting in Columbia City

Detectives are investigating after one man was killed and another was critically injured in a shooting in Columbia City on Saturday evening.  At 6:03 p.m., 911 callers reported hearing shots fired in the 3000 block of South Bradford Street. Officers arrived and found two apparently adult male victims. One of… [ Keep reading ]

Man Stabbed in Early Saturday Robbery Downtown

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed in a robbery Downtown early on Saturday morning. At 12:13 a.m., a 911 caller reported a man had been stabbed near 3rd Avenue and University Street. Arriving officers began first aid on the man, who had multiple stab wounds and cuts. Seattle… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested After Threatening His Infant Daughter and Her Mother with Firearm

Police arrested a man late Wednesday night after he pointed a gun at his 3-month-old daughter and the baby’s mother in North Seattle. At 7:30 p.m., a woman in the 8100 block of Greenwood Avenue North reported her child’s father had threatened her and their daughter with a gun, and… [ Keep reading ]

Two Weekend Boating Collisions on Lake Washington 

Seattle Police investigated a hit and run collision between two boats, and a second collision between a boat and a personal water craft, this weekend on Lake Washington. Saturday at 9:24 p.m., a 911 caller reported a boat sinking in Lake Washington near Madrona Beach. Arriving officers located three male… [ Keep reading ]

Late Night Shooting in Downtown Seattle Leaves Man Injured

Police are investigating after a man was shot multiple times late Tuesday night in the Belltown neighborhood.  Shortly after 10 p.m., a 911 caller said a man had been shot near 3rd Avenue and Bell Street. Officers arrived and found a 53-year-old victim with gunshot wounds to his abdomen and… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Statement Regarding SCC Passage of Hiring Incentive Bill

The Seattle Police Department appreciates the Seattle City Council’s support for Mayor Harrell’s hiring incentive plan and applauds today’s passage of CB 120389. After losing more than 400 officers over the past two years, it has become very clear SPD’s staffing crisis negatively impacts all people of Seattle, severely reducing… [ Keep reading ]