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Prolific “Dry Wall” burglars arrested

During the course of  a burglary investigation to the West Seattle Senior Center, where a substantial amount of cash, and gift cards were taken from the center, Seattle Police detectives circulated screen shots of the suspects to the local media. An alert Marysville Police detective saw the coverage and recognized the suspects.  He was… [ Keep reading ]

Belltown Drug Ring Smashed By Seattle PD

Date:  April 18, 2009 SEATTLE – Seattle Police West Precinct officers and Narcotics detectives arrested 30 suspects today in Belltown and in North Seattle.  These suspects are believed to be members of an organized narcotics organization that has been operating in the Belltown neighborhood for the past several months. Honduran… [ Keep reading ]

Motorcycle Collision

On 4/15/09 at approximately 8:35 p.m., a motorcycle was traveling E/B with two other motorcycles on the Duwamish Ave S access road. The two lead motorcycles turned S/B on Duwamish Ave S, when the driver/victim lost control of his motorcycle for unknown reasons. The driver skidded and landed against a… [ Keep reading ]

Six suspects caught after break-in

On April 14 at approximately 4:39 p.m. officers responded to a silent burglary alarm at an elementary school building in the 3800 block of Southwest Findlay Street. The school is currently closed and not being used. Officers arrived and surrounded the building. Three suspects fled the building and were apprehended… [ Keep reading ]

Local Bomb Dogs return from San Diego

SEATTLE – Bomb dog handlers from the King County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO) and the Seattle Police Department (SPD) recently returned to the Seattle area after participating in the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and San Diego County Sheriff’s Office (SDCSO) Operation Six Eagles.  The purpose of the… [ Keep reading ]

Robbery suspects being sought

On March 26 at 9:40 p.m. two adult males wearing gloves and ski masks entered a business in the 7500 block of 35 Avenue SW. One suspect was armed with a large butcher knife and the other suspect was armed with a shotgun or something similar. They demanded money from the cash register. The suspects… [ Keep reading ]

Burglar arrested in Roxhill neighborhood

On March 26th at 4:59 a.m., Southwest Precinct patrol officers responded to a report of a burglary in progress.  The victim reported that this was the second time in two weeks that his home was burglarized.  The victim told arriving officers that the suspect had fled and was last seen… [ Keep reading ]

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 ]

Boy struck by truck in West Seattle

On Friday, March 13th at approximately 4:02 p.m. officers responded to the 3200 block of Belvidere Avenue SW for a collision involving a 6-year-old boy and a Ford Ranger pickup truck. Preliminary investigation indicates that the driver of the Ford was pulling out of his driveway while the boy was… [ Keep reading ]

Driver strikes multiple vehicles in West Seattle

On March 9th at approximately 6:22 P.M., a 35 year-old male driving a Dodge Dakota pickup truck rear ended a vehicle in the 4700 Block of California Avenue SW.  The Dodge pushed the victim vehicle half a block to SW Alaska Street.  The Dodge continued driving northbound and struck an… [ Keep reading ]