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Mayor announces Acting Chief of Police

SEATTLE – Mayor Greg Nickels has announced that Deputy Chief John Diaz will serve as acting chief of police pending Chief Gil Kerlikowske’s confirmation by the U.S. Senate to lead the Office of National Drug Control Policy. Diaz will also serve as interim chief upon Kerlikowske’s resignation from the Seattle… [ Keep reading ]

North Beacon Hill disturbance

On March 13th at 4:41 a.m., South Precinct patrol officers responded to the 1300 block of 15th Avenue S to a report of a mentally ill man starting a fire in his yard. The complainant reported that the man also had a shotgun. Upon arriving in the area, officers reported… [ Keep reading ]

Robbery in Holly Park

On March 12th at 9 p.m., South Precinct patrol officers responded to the 6500 block of Schaffer Avenue S to a report of a robbery.  While en route, officers were notified that the suspects had fled and that the incident occurred 15 minutes previously. Upon arrival, the victims informed officers… [ Keep reading ]

Four-vehicle crash, serious injuries

On March 12th at approximately 2:26 p.m. officers responded to a parking lot on the northwest corner of Beacon Avenue South and South Columbian Way for a four-vehicle collision that involved serious injuries. Preliminary investigation indicates that an 81-year-old female driving a black Lexus sedan lost control of her car… [ Keep reading ]

Burglary suspect arrested in South Seattle

On March 10th at approximately 9:00 A.M., an employee of a residential townhouse complex in the 3900 Block of South Ferdinand Street saw a man he did not recognize as a tenant walking out of the garage of one of the units carrying a flat panel television.  The employee confronted… [ Keep reading ]

Student Arrested at Seattle School

On 03/9/09 at 10:18 a.m., School officials were notified by a concerned neighbor that students were smoking marijuana across the street from the school, near the 8600 block of Rainier Av S.  School personnel waited until the subjects returned to the school then conducted a search of the students.  A… [ Keep reading ]

Shots Fired near Blanchard and Elliott

On 3/7/09 at 1:58 a.m., SPD bike officers and patrol units heard gunshots being fired just west of Venom Night Club, near Blanchard and Elliott.  Officers advised that it sounded as if four “rapid” shots were fired under the viaduct.  Officers arrived in the area, and were told by a… [ Keep reading ]

South Seattle disturbance call ends peacefully

On March 6th at approximately 11:55 A.M., officers were called to a residence in the 10700 Block of 56th Avenue South for a disturbance.  The call stated that the man inside was threatening to harm himself with a knife and arguing with others in the house.  Patrol officers and SWAT… [ Keep reading ]

Assault/Shots fired in South Seattle

On March 5th at approximately 3:27 p.m. officers responded to 911 reports of shots fired in the 10400 block of 67th Avenue South. Another call to the 911 Center reported that there was a man down in the street with possible gunshot wounds. As officers were enroute to the call,… [ Keep reading ]

Vehicle crashed into a House

On 3/2/09 at 7:52 p.m., Officers were dispatched to the 5100 block of South Garden Loop Road to investigate a vehicle that had crashed into a house.  The homeowner was out on foot chasing the fleeing driver when officers arrived. Officers found the car had entered the home, but no one… [ Keep reading ]