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(Updated) Detectives Investigating After North Admiral Fight Ends In Officer-Involved Shooting

Update 2:56 PM: Detectives with the SPD Violent Crimes section and Force Investigations Team continue to investigate an overnight officer-involved shooting. A plainclothes officer working in the 2600 2300 block of California Avenue Southwest witnessed a fight in an alley and attempted to intervene.  At least one of the participants… [ Keep reading ]

West Seattle Bridge Reopens Following Morning Truck Crash

A large commercial dump truck collided with, and then came to a rest on top of, a jersey barrier on the West Seattle Bridge, impacting traffic for much of Tuesday morning and afternoon. City agencies closed several lanes on the bridge and removed the truck by late-morning, reopening the bridge… [ Keep reading ]

Undercover Officers Recover Stolen Bike

Police recovered a stolen bike and arrested a 26-year-old man in West Seattle on Sunday following an undercover sting to buy back the bike. On October 4th, a West Seattle resident called police and reported their garage had been burglarized. Two bikes, worth approximately $4,000, were taken. The victim later… [ Keep reading ]

Coffee with a Cop

October 2nd is National Coffee with a Cop day! Big thanks to Starbucks for partnering with us with this year, and hosting events throughout our city. Please look for our officers from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. at the following locations: 8301 Aurora Avenue N 211 Lenora Street 601 S… [ Keep reading ]

A Freezer Full of Waffles, Ice Cream, and Black Tar Heroin Among Numerous Finds in West Seattle Drug Investigation

SPD investigators seized a handgun and large amounts of cash, meth, cocaine, pills, and heroin after serving a warrant at a West Seattle home on Saturday. Around 5:30 PM on Saturday, members of the West Precinct Anti-Crime Team and SPD Narcotics Unit, with the assistance of the Drug Enforcement Administration,… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Find Heroin, Methamphetamine, and Fentanyl While Searching West Seattle Home

Major Crimes Task Force Detectives are making our neighborhoods safer by seizing heroin, methampheatmine, and fentanyl from a suspected drug dealer. During the course of an ongoing criminal investigation, and with the assistance of SWAT officers, Major Crimes Task Force detectives served a search warrant this morning in the 6300… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Three in Retail Theft Emphasis Patrols

Police arrested three people in separate incidents and recovered over $3,000 in stolen merchandise and a handgun Wednesday afternoon. Officers were working an emphasis patrol in the 2700 block of Utah Avenue South around 5:30 PM Wednesday when they spotted a loss-prevention officer attempting to stop a shoplifter. The officers… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Carjacking/Assault Near White Center

Seattle Police Robbery Unit detectives are conducting the follow up investigation after an 80 year-old male was stabbed in the back and his van was stolen by an unknown suspect Sunday afternoon. Fortunately the injuries are not life-threatening. Shortly after 4:00 pm, the victim was in the church parking lot… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Investigating After Homeowner Shoots Armed Burglar in South Park

Officers are investigating after a homeowner shot and injured a burglar in the 600 block of Riverside Drive early Thursday morning. A homeowner called 911 just after midnight Thursday morning to report she had just shot an armed man who was attempting to break into her South Park home. When… [ Keep reading ]

Police Seize 13 Pounds of Meth From West Seattle Home

Detectives seized 13 pounds of meth and large quantities of heroin and oxycodone on Tuesday following a narcotics operation targeting a south end drug dealer. After purchasing narcotics from a 39-year-old South Seattle man over the last month, police arrested the dealer in Georgetown early Tuesday. Investigators searched his vehicle… [ Keep reading ]