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Fatal Stabbing in Belltown Neighborhood 

Police responded to a report of a stabbing in the Belltown neighborhood Friday afternoon. Around 5:00 p.m. officers arrived and found the male victim who sustained a life-threatening wound in the lobby of an apartment building in the 100 block of Cedar Street. Police provided life-saving aid until Seattle Fire… [ Keep reading ]

Man Fatally Injured in Columbia City 

Seattle Police received a 911 call about an overdose in the 2700 block of South Hanford Street late Friday evening. Officers arrived at approximately 9:30 p.m. and found a man who was unconscious on the sidewalk. Preliminary investigations revealed the male victim had signs of trauma from an unknown weapon…. [ Keep reading ]

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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 ]

Detectives Investigate After Male Found Shot in SODO

Detectives are investigating after a male was found shot in SODO Sunday Morning. Shortly after 9:20a.m., Dispatch received a call about a male shot near the intersection of the 8th Avenue S and S Massachusetts St. Police arrived and found a 70-year-old male with multiple gunshot wounds. Officers provided aid… [ 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 ]

Edmonds Police Department – Officer Involved Shooting Media Release

Due to the case being an active and ongoing investigation, the Seattle Police Department will be deferring questions about the incident to the Edmonds Police Department. OFF-DUTY SEATTLE POLICE OFFICER INTERRUPTS THEFT OF HIS PERSONAL VEHICLEVehicle Strikes Officer Who Fires Shot During Confrontation in Edmonds An off-duty Seattle Police officer interrupted… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Seeking the Public’s Help in Rainier Valley Carjackings 

On August 29th police received a 911 call about a carjacking in the Rainier Valley. Officers arrived around 11:30 p.m. and contacted the 23-year-old female victim. Police learned after the victim had initiated a turn onto 49th Avenue South, a vehicle crashed into the rear of her vehicle. When she… [ Keep reading ]

Two Male Victims Injured, Suspect Apprehended After North Seattle Shooting

Police arrested a 39-year-old male suspect after a shooting Sunday night that left two male victims injured in North Seattle. Shortly after 8:30 p.m., officers responded to multiple calls of a shooting in the 7500 block of 15th Avenue Northwest. Police arrived and located two males with gunshot wounds. Officers… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Home Invasion Robbery in South Seattle

Detectives are investigating a home invasion robbery that occurred in South Seattle Thursday morning. Shortly after 5:00 a.m., officers responded to a report of a robbery in the 5000 block of South Wallace Street. Officers arrived and contacted the victims who stated five male suspects forced entry to their home… [ Keep reading ]

(Update) Male Critically Injured in South Seattle Shooting

UPDATE: 09/11/2023, 3:15 p.m. On September 11, 2023, at approximately 1330 hours, the victim was pronounced deceased by Harborview Medical Center.  The Homicide unit has assumed case responsibility for the investigation. If anyone has information regarding this investigation, please call the SPD Violent Crimes Tip Line at (206) 233-5000. Seattle Police… [ Keep reading ]