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Police Arrest Woman for Disabling East Precinct Garage Door

Police arrested a 34-year-old woman on Capitol Hill late Thursday after a group of black-clad protesters caused significant damage to one of the East Precinct’s entries. Around 11:30 PM, a group of approximately 15 protesters marched from Cal Anderson Park to the nearby East Precinct. Several members of the group… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Thanks East Precinct Community For Feedback, Patience as Concrete Barriers Are Removed

After hearing from residents, business owners and community leaders in Capitol Hill, the City of Seattle and Seattle Police Department have completed the removal of the concrete barriers around the East Precinct. Because of previous damage at the East Precinct, including several attempted arsons, the precinct windows will be covered… [ Keep reading ]

Central District Drive-by Shooting Leaves One Injured

One man suffered a gunshot wound after a drive-by shooting in a restaurant parking lot on Thursday night. At 9:49 p.m., multiple 911 callers reported hearing shots fired near 23rd Avenue and East Jefferson Street. Police responded and found a single victim with a gunshot wound to his torso. Officers… [ Keep reading ]

Police Catch Motorcycle Thief After Hit and Run Outside West Precinct

Police quickly caught and arrested a Capitol Hill motorcycle thief Friday evening, after he rode past the West Precinct and collided with an SPD employee’s car. At 6:40 p.m., a man called 911 to report his motorcycle had just been stolen from the 1700 block of Summit Avenue. The victim… [ Keep reading ]

Toddler, 3 Others Shot in Central District Sunday Afternoon

An approximately 2-year-old child was one of multiple victims in a shooting in the Central District Sunday afternoon. At 3:22 p.m., multiple witnesses called 911 to report a shooting near the intersection of 23rd Avenue South and South Jackson Street. The suspects reportedly approached a business parking lot on foot… [ Keep reading ]

Police Chase, Arrest Felon Carrying Two Guns

Police arrested a man with multiple felony warrants and recovered two loaded guns he was carrying in his pockets Monday afternoon. SPD officers working with the US Marshals Violent Offender Task Force located a felony warrant suspect in the 1900 block of East Madison Street on Monday shortly before 1:00… [ Keep reading ]

Police Serve Yesler Terrace Warrant, Seize Money, Drugs, Weapons

Police arrested multiple suspects and seized cash, drugs, and weapons after serving a warrant on a tent in the Yesler Terrace neighborhood Wednesday afternoon. As part of a narcotics-dealing investigation, police served a warrant on a tent in an encampment just north of the 700 block of Yesler Way. There… [ Keep reading ]

Police Seize Guns From Capitol Hill Apartment as Part of Extreme Risk Protection Order

Police seized eight firearms last week after learning a Seattle woman experiencing a mental health crisis had crafted a plan to kill a man in another state. SPD’s Crisis Response Team (CRT) contacted the woman and learned the details of her plan. She told police she owned and trained with… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Man After He Carjacks Woman Near Waterfront, Causes Multi-Vehicle Crash in Central District

Police arrested a 47-year-old man this morning after he carjacked a woman near the Waterfront and caused a multi-vehicle collision in the Central District. Tuesday morning, a woman found a man sitting in her truck near Post Avenue and Spring Street. The man shoved the woman and took her keys before… [ Keep reading ]

East Precinct Window Broken, Two Arrested Following Thursday Protest

Officers arrested two people during a protest outside the East Precinct Thursday evening. A group of approximately 30 people gathered inside Cal Anderson Park just after 7 PM. The group spent an hour and a half in the park burning flags and drawing on the fountain with chalk. The group… [ Keep reading ]