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Community Aids Harbor Patrol in Rescuing Drowning Diver 

Just before 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, police received a call about a man drowning in South Lake Union within the 800 block of Terry Avenue North. Prior to police arrival, the man was pulled onto community members’ paddleboards while another bystander began life saving measures. Harbor Patrol arrived within minutes… [ Keep reading ]

Police Recover Stolen Vehicle and Stolen Firearm in Chinatown International District

Yesterday, officers working the Chinatown International District Emphasis located an occupied stolen vehicle in the parking lot of a business in the neighborhood. Around 4:30p.m., police contacted the three subjects in the stolen vehicle in the 1400 block of South Lane Street. With further investigation, one of the occupants was… [ Keep reading ]

Felony Suspect Arrested after Violating Probation, Cash and Narcotics Recovered 

Yesterday, at approximately 1:30 p.m., Community Response Group officers with the Department of Corrections conducted a search of an active DOC suspect’s vehicle that was arrested earlier this week near the intersection of Western Avenue and Blanchard Street. During the search of the vehicle, police located the following: The 35-year-old… [ Keep reading ]

Attempted Burglary Results in Excessive Damage to Downtown Business 

Earlier this morning around 3:30 a.m., a security guard at a Downtown business called 911 to report a vehicle ramming the building in order to make entry into a store. Police arrived in the 500 block of Pine Street to find a large display window damaged by not only the… [ Keep reading ]

Two Juveniles Arrested from Traffic Stop, Recovered Two Firearms and Cash  

Early Wednesday morning, a patrol officer observed a car traveling eastbound at a high rate of speed from an area where reports of a suspicious vehicle was car-prowling. Just before 1:00 a.m., the officer conducted a traffic stop near the intersection of Denny Way and Stewart Street and contacted… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Woman for Brandishing Firearm Downtown

Seattle Police officers arrested a 59-year-old female for harassment and unlawful possession of a firearm Downtown Sunday afternoon. Shortly after 4:30 p.m., officers assigned to an emphasis unit, along with patrol, responded to a report of a woman waving a handgun near the intersection of 3rd Avenue and Blanchard Street…. [ Keep reading ]

Gun Recovered After Bar Fight Break Out 

Early Sunday morning around 1:34 a.m., police received a 911 call about a large bar fight involving a man with a firearm in the Pioneer Square neighborhood. Officers arrived in the 300 block of 2nd Avenue South and met with security who provided a description of the man with the… [ Keep reading ]

Man Wanted for Homicide Arrested by Officers, Handgun Seized

A disturbance outside a Belltown diner led to the arrest of a man and recovery of a handgun Friday night. Around 10:30 p.m., police were called to the 400 block of Cedar Street after receiving reports of a man brandishing a handgun outside the business. Arriving officers saw a subject… [ Keep reading ]

Juvenile Robbery Suspect Arrested, Found with Stolen Handgun

Police arrested a wanted juvenile robbery suspect and recovered a stolen handgun in the Downtown area Wednesday afternoon. Around 1:15 p.m., West Precinct officers were advised by a detective with the SPD Gun Violence Reduction Unit to watch for a robbery suspect wanted by Bellevue Police who was believed to… [ Keep reading ]

Firearm Recovered After Shooting in the CID

Seattle Police officers arrested a 39-year-old male for firing a handgun near the intersection of 8th Avenue South and South King Street Monday. Shortly before 10:30 a.m., officers responded to reports of a man firing a gun in the 800 block of South King Street. Upon arrival, witnesses pointed out… [ Keep reading ]