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Street Robbery downtown

On November 28th at approximately 11:45 p.m. officers responded to a 911 call of a street robbery. Officers met with the male victim who said that he had been robbed about 15 minutes earlier. Investigation indicated that the victim was walking northbound on the west sidewalk of the 1500 block of… [ Keep reading ]

Woman Assaulted and Robbed in Pioneer Square

On November 28th at approximately 12:15 a.m. the female victim contacted officers on foot patrol near Occidental Avenue South and South Washington Street. She stated that a few minutes prior, five to six male suspects approached her and her friend and greeted them (the victim was holding cash in her… [ Keep reading ]

Homicide on Capitol Hill

On November 27th at 9:09 p.m. officers responded to a 911 call of shots fired near 9th Avenue and Columbia Street. Within two minutes officers arrived on scene and located an adult male victim lying in the street in front of a black Nissan 4-door sedan. Officers checked the victim and… [ Keep reading ]

Holiday safety tips

It’s that time of year!  Friends, family, shopping, dining and…crime?   While anytime is a good time to think about personal safety and crime prevention, the Seattle Police Department would like to remind citizens of some easy techniques that will help keep them and their property safe during the holidays!  … [ Keep reading ]

Man accidently shoots himself

On November 24th at approximately 2:49 p.m. a 57-year-old man was sitting at a table in a mall food court in the 400 block of Pine Street.  Preliminary investigation indicates that the male subject dropped the small handgun he was carrying at which point a single round was accidently discharged. … [ Keep reading ]

Strong arm robbery downtown

On November 23rd, at approximately 7:37 pm, the victim called 911 to report a strong arm robbery.  The victim was at 3rd Avenue and Columbia Street when he was approached by two unknown black males and one  asked him if he could use his cell phone.  Although suspicious, the victim wanted to… [ Keep reading ]

Man robbed at bus stop

On 11/23/09, at approximately 12:00 a.m., the victim called 911 from his home to report that earlier in the evening he had been waiting at the bus stop in the 1300 block of 1st av. using his iPhone.  A bus stopped and group of male juveniles got off the bus and… [ Keep reading ]

Shooting in Pioneer Square

On 11/22/09, at approximately 2:00 a.m., while monitoring bar closing in Pioneer Square, officers on-viewed shots fired in the parking lot next to Occidental Park.  Approximately 10-15 shots were fired.  Once the shooting stopped, officers formed a contact team and swept the parking lot for victims and suspects, but neither was found.  At no… [ Keep reading ]

3 males stabbed

On 11/21/09, at approximately 8:50 p.m., officers responded to a call of a stabbing at 3rd Avenue & Spring Street.  Upon arrival they contacted a male victim with a stab wound to the abdomen. All of his ‘friends’ fled.  The victim was uncooperative and would not give a suspect description, nor… [ Keep reading ]

Accreditation Team invites public comment

The Seattle Police Department is scheduled for an on-site assessment as part of a program to achieve re-accreditation.  This is accomplished by verifying that SPD meets professional standards administered by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA).  The accreditation program requires agencies to comply with state-of-the-art standards… [ Keep reading ]