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Seattle First Responders to Participate in “Friday Night Lights”

First responders want Seattle neighbors to know they are here to serve with “Friday Night Lights.” For Seattle police and firefighter/paramedics community service and engagement is everything. Spending time with our neighbors and teaching people about public safety is a huge part of our jobs, but because of the health… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Rainier Beach Shooting

Gang Unit detectives are investigating after a 78-year-old woman was wounded in a shooting Wednesday evening in South Seattle. At approximately 7:30 pm, 911 began receiving reports that one person had been struck by gunfire near Rainier Avenue South and Seward Park Avenue South. South Precinct officers responded and secured… [ Keep reading ]

Fatal Vehicle/Pedestrian Collision on Rainier Avenue

Detectives are conducting an investigation following a fatal vehicle/pedestrian collision that occurred Thursday night on Rainier Avenue South. At approximately 9:15 pm, witnesses reported seeing an adult male in a wheelchair enter the crosswalk on the north side of Rainier Avenue South at Martin Luther King Jr. Way South against… [ Keep reading ]

Update: Suspect Arrested in Stolen Arboretum Gates Case

Update 4/14: Officers arrested a second suspect on April 13th in connection with the stolen Memorial Gates. On Monday, Officer Todd Jones of the South Precinct was patrolling in the area of 1st Avenue South and South Orcas Street when he recognized the suspect, who detectives had previously identified. Officer… [ Keep reading ]

Felon Arrested with Firearm in South Seattle

Officers arrested a 26-year-old man early Monday morning after it was discovered he was in possession of a gun, which he is prohibited from possessing. At approximately 3:30 Monday morning, officers patrolling near Beacon Avenue South and South Myrtle Street saw a vehicle that had recently eluded officers. In prior… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Seek Public’s Assistance on Injury Hit and Run

Detectives are seeking any information on an injury hit and run collision between a motorcycle and unknown vehicle that happened on the evening of March 20th, in the area of Lake Washington Boulevard South and South Genesee Way. On Friday, March 20th, shortly after 6:00 pm, a motorcyclist and his… [ Keep reading ]

Four Teens Arrested Breaking into Car Dealership

Four juveniles were arrested Thursday night after they were caught fleeing a dealership in South Seattle. Officers were able to determine that the suspects entered the business by breaking a window. At 10:00 pm last night South Precinct officers responded to a commercial alarm in the 100 block of South… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Shooting in South Seattle

Detectives are investigating after a 41-year-old man was seriously injured in a shooting in the New Holly neighborhood in South Seattle. At approximately 9:40 pm Monday night, South Precinct officers were on patrol when they heard shots fired near 30th Avenue South and South Willow Street and saw a vehicle… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Two Early Morning Drive-By Shootings

Gang Unit detectives are currently investigating two shootings that occurred in early Monday morning. In both cases, a victim inside the residence was struck by gunfire, but the injuries are not considered life-threatening. The first incident occurred at approximately 3:00 am in the 5900 block of 32 Avenue South. South… [ Keep reading ]

Robbery, K-9 Track, Arrest in Beacon Hill

A store employee was stabbed in the leg during a robbery in the Beacon Hill neighborhood this afternoon. The suspect was arrested by officers following a K-9 track and foot pursuit. At approximately 12:30 pm, a man was attempting to shoplift items from inside the store in the 2300 block… [ Keep reading ]