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BAT Lane education period extended

On October 29th, we indicated that the Seattle Police Traffic Section would be conducting enforcement of Business Access and Transit (BAT) Lane violations along the 15th Avenue West corridor.  This is no longer the case. Public education on these roadway changes will continue, with enforcement of violations to occur at a later… [ Keep reading ]

Scooter collision investigation underway

On November 12th, at approximately 3:11 PM, the victim was driving her scooter northbound in the 1900 block of Westlake Avenue. The victim apparently lost control of the scooter and fell onto the street. When the victim fell, her helmet came off and bounced across the street.  Seattle Fire Medics responded and transported… [ Keep reading ]

Robbery on lower Queen Anne

West Precinct Officers responded to a robbery call in the 200 block of W. Mercer.  Upon arrival they learned that at approximately 9:45 PM a person entered the business and ordered some food.  The employee began to ring up the customer when he brandished a handgun and demanded money from the cash register.  A second… [ Keep reading ]

Fatality collision on Aurora Avenue

On November 12th at approximately 2:30 AM, West Precinct officers were dispatched to a one vehicle collision on Aurora Avenue N that resulted in the death of the driver.  It appears the vehicle struck a light pole and a fire hydrant splitting the vehicle in two.  Seattle Fire Medics arrived… [ Keep reading ]

Semi-Truck Accidents Block I-5

On November 7th at 2:00 A.M., an SPD K-9 officer observed a serious accident on I-5 South near the James Street Exit, which blocked all lanes. A semi-truck fuel tank ruptured, spilling at least 60 gallons of fuel on the roadway. A second accident occurred just north of the scene. SPD officers blocked… [ Keep reading ]

SPD detectives arrest a third suspect in recent homicide

On November 5th Seattle Police detectives arrested a third suspect connected with the recent homicide investigation involving the 53-year-old victim who was beaten and robbed on October 25th near 5th and Mercer. The suspect is a fifteen-year-old male who was arrested in Seattle and booked into the Youth Services Center… [ Keep reading ]

Large crowds gather to celebrate Election

Shortly after Media outlets called the Presidential Race, East Precinct officers observed a large group of people gathered in the middle of the street at Broadway & E. Pike St. Officers soon discovered that the gathering was a spontaneous celebration of the election results. This group began to march westbound on Pike… [ Keep reading ]

Public assistance sought in locating homicide suspects

On October 25th, West Precinct Anti-Crime (ACT) officers took a report from citizens who had just been assaulted and robbed in the area of 5th and Mercer.  As the ACT officers conducted an area check for the suspects, they interrupted another assault and robbery in progress.  A group of about… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Make Arrest in Belltown Shooting

On Saturday, November 1st at approximately 3:30p.m., detectives arrested a 23-year-old man in connection to the Belltown shooting. Homicide Detectives arrested the suspect at Harborview Medical Center, where he was reportedly visiting one of the belltown shooting victims, a 24-year-old female, who is the suspect’s girlfriend. The suspect shot the female in the face, albeit accidentally.   The… [ Keep reading ]

Crime does not pay-just ask robbery suspect

                              On November 2nd at around 1 AM, West Precinct patrol officers were dispatched to an area nightclub to a report of a large disturbance occurring outside.  Arriving officers were contacted by several victims at the scene regarding an armed robbery that had just occurred.   The victims pointed to the suspect, who was approximately… [ Keep reading ]