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Man Tries to Flee From Police, Officers Meet Him at Home

Officers arrested a 36-year-old man and seized a handgun after the man fled from officers during a traffic stop, only to have them meet him outside his home a short time later. Around 6:45 pm officers saw the man drive the wrong way down a street marked with a do-not-enter… [ Keep reading ]

Officers Arrest Two Suspects in Pioneer Square Stabbing

Officers arrested a 53-year-old woman and a 62-year-old man in connection with a stabbing that occurred Friday afternoon near Pioneer Square Park. At approximately 1:30pm Friday afternoon, a parking enforcement officer was flagged down near the intersection of 1st Avenue and James Street about a possible assault. Officers responded and… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Two, Recover Gun After Spotting Suspects Driving Stolen Car With Open Trunk

Police arrested two men and recovered a car and a handgun stolen in Oregon after the suspects drew the attention of officers by driving around with their trunk open. Officers first noticed the suspects around 9:30 PM near 10th Avenue and Dearborn Street and prepared to stop their Ford Crown Victoria… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Monday Morning Shooting in Eastlake

Multiple suspects fired more than two dozen shots at a parked vehicle Monday morning in the Eastlake neighborhood, striking the occupant in the leg. Police responded to several 911 calls reporting gunshots in the 2000 block of Minor Ave East at 8:00am Monday morning. Officers arrived, and applied a tourniquet… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Vehicle/Building Collision, Several People Injured

Detectives from the Traffic Collision Investigation Squad (TCIS) will be conducting the investigation after a driver of a car accelerated backwards into the entrance of a Chinatown restaurant Thursday afternoon. Seven people inside the restaurant were injured and all were transported to the hospital with various injuries, at least two… [ Keep reading ]

Community Response Group Officers Seize Stolen Gun from Convicted Felon in Belltown, Recover Fentanyl, Other Drugs in SODO Stop

Officers from SPD’s Community Response Group (CRG) seized a stolen handgun and methamphetamine from a convicted felon, after spotting him in a car with a damaged ignition near Belltown late Wednesday night. In a separate incident on Tuesday, members of CRG recovered a collection of alaprazolam, fentanyl, meth and heroin… [ Keep reading ]

Burglary, Auto Theft Suspect Arrested in Queen Anne Park

A 36-year-old man suspected of a burglary and an auto theft in North Seattle was arrested Sunday afternoon after he fled from the vehicle and ran into the bathrooms of a Queen Anne park. On Sunday at approximately 3:00 PM, a homeowner reported that an unknown man entered his garage… [ Keep reading ]

Man Charged With Stealing Police Rifle, Setting Patrol Car on Fire During May 30 Riot in Downtown Seattle

“I want to thank the SPD detectives, and our federal partners, for their extraordinary work in continuing to investigate this crime, and for identifying, locating, and arresting the suspects involved. I appreciate the extensive hours necessary to make these arrests, and in the effort put forth to locate the weapons stolen.  We are eager to recover the still-missing weapons and ask… [ Keep reading ]

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 1st Avenue. Officers found the victim standing in the street. The 57-year-old victim declined to provide officers with information… [ Keep reading ]