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A Woman Needing a Hobby, Discovers Narcotics Stash in Thrift Shop Find

Sunday afternoon, a woman discovered a kilogram of narcotics within a packaged crochet kit in the Greenwood neighborhood. Around 3:00pm, a woman purchased a kit to crochet animal hats at a business within the 6400 block of 8th Avenue Northwest. When she opened the kit, there was a suspicious heavy… [ Keep reading ]

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 ]

Officer Involved Shooting on Seattle Waterfront

Seattle police shot and killed a man armed with a knife on the Waterfront late Tuesday. Around 9:20 p.m., Port of Seattle Police contacted Seattle Police about a man in crisis, armed with a knife, at Alaskan Way and Seneca Street. When officers arrived, the man, who had reportedly cut… [ Keep reading ]

RV Driver Arrested After Eluding Police Downhill in Reverse, Striking Pedestrian

The driver of an RV was arrested Monday afternoon after eluding police – in reverse – down a steeply sloped arterial and seriously injuring an elderly pedestrian. Just after 2:30 p.m., an officer near Delridge Way Southwest and Southwest Andover Street attempted to pull over the driver of an RV… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Beacon Hill Burglar, Recover $2,000 in Cash, Merchandise

Officers arrested a burglary suspect after he stole cash registers and cigarettes from a Beacon Hill grocery store early Monday morning. At about 4:30 a.m., officers responded to a burglary in progress in the 4800 block of Beacon Avenue South. As they arrived, officers saw the suspect fleeing the store… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest City Employee for Multiple Felonies Following Threats to Councilmember

Seattle Police have arrested a Seattle Fire Department employee for cyberstalking, computer trespass, and identity theft in an ongoing investigation into threats made to a city councilmember. Seattle Police believe a 42-year-old man, who works for the Seattle Fire Department, sent a series of threatening emails earlier this year to… [ Keep reading ]

Tuesday Night Homicide Leads to Officer Involved Shooting

A suspect shot two victims in the 2300 block of South Massachusetts Street Tuesday night, resulting in the death of one victim and leaving the second critically injured. Officers responded and exchanged gunfire with the suspect, and the suspect died at the scene. At 9:16 p.m., a caller reported hearing… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Suspected Gang Member, Seize Stolen Gun

SPD detectives and the US Marshal’s taskforce arrested a suspected gang member in Tacoma on Monday and seized a stolen handgun and six grams of cocaine. Police arrested the 36-year-old man at a home in Tacoma in connection with an ongoing weapons violation investigation, and seized a vehicle, where police… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Need Your Help Identifying Two Shooting Suspects

Detectives need your help identifying two persons of interest in a January shooting that injured two teen girls in the Rainier Valley neighborhood. Detectives have identified and arrested one suspect in the case and are now seeking to identify two other individuals, who were with the suspect the day of the shooting…. [ Keep reading ]

Gun Recovered Following Armed Robbery in South Park

Police arrested two 17-year-olds and recovered a handgun following an armed robbery in the South Park neighborhood. Victims called police around 4:30pm on February 7th to report an armed carjacking in the 8700 block of 10th Avenue South. While officers were looking for the victim’s vehicle, dispatchers received a second… [ Keep reading ]