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Police Arrest Man After He Sets Fire to Patrol Car

Update: 10/16/20 Detectives with the Force Investigations Team have released body-worn, dashcam, and surveillance video from the ongoing investigation into the Thursday officer-involved shooting in South Lake Union. The suspect can be seen in the video using a burning piece of lumber to attack an officer in his patrol car…. [ Keep reading ]

Man Wounded In Sunday Evening Shooting in Belltown

Police are investigating after a 57-year-old man was shot and wounded in Belltown late Sunday evening. Around 1130 PM, police responded to a report of a shooting in the 2200 block of 1stAvenue. Officers found the victim standing in the street. The 57-year-old victim declined to provide officers with information… [ Keep reading ]

Police Seek Driver of Silver Hummer SUV Following Fatal SODO Hit and Run

Update 10/6/20 Detectives have found photos of the suspect vehicle in this collision and are asking for the public’s help in locating the SUV. The Hummer H3 pictured will likely have front end damage. If you spot this vehicle please contact detectives at 206-684-8923. Original Traffic Collision detectives are seeking… [ Keep reading ]

Suspect Arrested After Assaulting Woman Downtown

A man is in custody after he struck a woman in the face causing her to fall and injure herself. The victim is being treated at the hospital for her injuries. At 9:50 AM the 42-year-old woman was standing at the corner of 3rd Avenue and James Street waiting at… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested After Turning Himself In for Killing Woman at Downtown Apartment

A 35-year-old man arrived at the King County Jail just before 5:00 PM Wednesday, telling jail staff that he wanted to turn himself in for a murder he committed earlier in the morning. Jail staff then contacted Seattle Police. Officers interviewed the man, who provided them with a location of… [ Keep reading ]

Update: Police Arrest Woman Following Belltown Homicide and Stabbing

Update 10:10 PM 9/23/20 Detectives have been advised that a 48-year-old man has died from injuries sustained during today’s stabbing. A 43-year-old woman continues to recover Harborview Medical Center from stab wounds.  Detectives booked the 46-year-old female suspect into King County Jail and will work with the Prosecutor’s Office as… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Arrest Suspects in Hate Crime Assaults on Capitol Hill

Detectives have arrested two suspects wanted in connection with a hate crime earlier this month on Capitol Hill. On September 2nd, 2020, officers were called to investigate after the suspects assaulted two men in separate incidents near the Capitol Hill light rail station. In both assaults, which were just minutes… [ Keep reading ]

Suspect in Custody Following Fatal Stabbing Near Kerry Park

Homicide detectives are investigating following the fatal stabbing of a 27-year-old male early Friday morning. On Friday, September 18th, just before 1:00 AM, West Precinct officers responded to a report of a collision in the 200 block of West Highland Drive. When they arrived they located the 27-year-old victim in… [ Keep reading ]

Property Damage, Eleven Arrested During Anti-Police Demonstration

Eleven individuals were arrested Tuesday afternoon after what began as an anti-police rally/demonstration turned into property damage against businesses. Shortly after 3 PM, a group of 20-30 individuals gather near Denny Park for an anti-police rally. The group moved north along 5th Avenue North and some in the group began… [ Keep reading ]

One Arrested After Multiple Fires Are Set to Buildings During Protests

Updated Police began monitoring a protest that marched from Cal Anderson Park just after 9 PM Monday. The group made their way to the West Precinct where some individuals began hurling objects at the building causing minor damage and broken windows as well as painting graffiti on the walls. A… [ Keep reading ]