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Police Arrest Two, Recover Gun After Spotting Suspects Driving Stolen Car With Open Trunk

Police arrested two men and recovered a car and a handgun stolen in Oregon after the suspects drew the attention of officers by driving around with their trunk open. Officers first noticed the suspects around 9:30 PM near 10th Avenue and Dearborn Street and prepared to stop their Ford Crown Victoria… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Seize Handgun from Convicted Felon on Beacon Hill

Officers arrested a convicted felon and seized a handgun early Wednesday following a traffic stop on Beacon Hill. Around 1 AM, officers spotted a man driving a Toyota sedan without its front license plate in the 900 block of Sturgus Avenue South and attempted to pull the driver over. Instead… [ Keep reading ]

Five Individuals Arrested During Saturday Night Demonstration

Officers made multiple arrests on Saturday evening related to a demonstration in East Precinct. Five subjects were arrested at approximately 10:30 pm at 15th Avenue and East Spring Street for offenses including failure to disperse, pedestrian interference, obstruction and resisting arrest. Officers were monitoring a planned demonstration that began at… [ Keep reading ]

Demonstrators Arrested Near Seattle University

Officers with the recently formed Community Response Group arrested five individuals Thursday night after they ignored multiple dispersal orders and continued to push Dumpsters and other items into the street. At approximately 10:20 PM, after issuing several orders to disperse, officers arrested five people for obstructing and resisting near 12th… [ Keep reading ]

Gang Unit, US Marshals Taskforce Arrest Suspect in Central District Shooting

SPD Gang Unit detectives and the US Marshals Taskforce arrested a 24-year-old man in Lakewood on Wednesday for seriously wounding a man in a drive-by shooting last month in the Central District. On September 20th, police responded to 23rd and Dearborn after a 44-year-old man was shot shortly after leaving a… [ Keep reading ]

16 Arrested During Saturday Night Protest

Police arrested 16 individuals after various acts of property destruction, assault, and vandalism occurred during a Saturday Night protest. A group of protestors left Cal Anderson Park shortly after 9 PM Saturday heading North. A few members of the group were seen committing acts of vandalism and property damage along… [ Keep reading ]

Suspect Arrested Following Stabbing on Capitol Hill

A 28-year-year old man was arrested for assault after a traffic altercation led to the stabbing of a 37-year-old man Sunday evening on Capitol Hill. The victim is being treated at the hospital for non life-threatening injuries. At approximately 6:15 PM, East Precinct officers responded to a report of a… [ Keep reading ]

10 Arrested During Protests in Capitol Hill Neighborhood

Police arrested 10 people during protests in the Capitol Hill neighborhood Saturday evening. A group of protestors left Cal Anderson Park just before 5 pm and began marching in the streets. They wound their way through the city while members of the group damaged property, including spray painting buildings and… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest 13 During Wednesday Night Protest

Police began monitoring a protest that formed in Cal Anderson Park at 7 PM Wednesday night. The group began marching around Capitol Hill and First Hill causing occasional property damage along the way. The group reformed at the intersection of 11 Avenue and Pine Street. Around 10:45 PM a protestor… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Arrest Suspects in Hate Crime Assaults on Capitol Hill

Detectives have arrested two suspects wanted in connection with a hate crime earlier this month on Capitol Hill. On September 2nd, 2020, officers were called to investigate after the suspects assaulted two men in separate incidents near the Capitol Hill light rail station. In both assaults, which were just minutes… [ Keep reading ]