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Man Arrested in Belltown Shooting Investigation

Update 11/2/11: Department of Corrections (DOC) Officers arrested the suspect in this shooting at the Northgate DOC office Tuesday afternoon. The suspect, a 21-year-old man and convicted felon, arrived at the office and had a firearm in his possession. Detectives with the Gun Violence Reduction Unit booked the suspect into… [ Keep reading ]

Halloween Safety Tips

The Seattle Police Department wishes Seattle residents a Happy Halloween and offers these safety tips as little ghouls and goblins prepare to roam from home to home. FOR MOTORISTS & BICYCLISTS: Stay alert for increased pedestrian and bicycle traffic on Halloween night. Be patient and SLOW DOWN! Give children lots… [ Keep reading ]

Pedestrian Killed in Georgetown Collision Thursday Morning

Detectives are investigating after a motorist struck and killed a pedestrian Thursday morning in Georgetown. At 6:40 a.m., police were called to the intersection of East Marginal Way South and South Ellis Avenue for reports of a collision involving a pedestrian and a concrete mixing truck. Arriving officers attempted life-saving… [ Keep reading ]

One Injured, One Arrested After Workplace Stabbing in Judkins Park Neighborhood

One woman was arrested in the Judkins Park neighborhood Tuesday afternoon after she stabbed a coworker following a dispute. At 13:49 p.m., a 911 caller reported a woman had been stabbed at a healthcare facility in the 2600 block of South Dearborn Street. Officers arrived and found a 41-year-old woman… [ Keep reading ]

Woman Killed in Hit and Run Collision in South Seattle

Update 11/9: Detectives have obtained surveillance images of the vehicle in this incident and are seeking the public’s help locating the driver. Surveillance video showed the vehicle that struck the pedestrian was a light-colored–possibly silver, gray, or white–2011-2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee.  The vehicle made an immediate right turn from northbound… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Following Police Shooting in South Park

The Seattle Police Department Force Investigations Team is investigating after an officer shot at a dog shortly after it attacked a man Thursday evening in the South Park neighborhood. Two officers were on another call near the 9200 block of Delridge Way Southwest around 5:50 PM when they heard screaming…. [ Keep reading ]

Can You Help Detectives Identify Man Suspected of Throwing Feces at Councilmember’s Home?

Detectives need your help identifying a man who has reportedly thrown bags of feces at a city council member’s home on multiple occasions. On October 13th, Police were called to the home of a Seattle City Councilmember near the Leschi neighborhood for a report of harassment with possible political motivations…. [ Keep reading ]

Police Seek Additional Victims of Babysitter Charged With Taking Explicit Photos of Child

Detectives are investigating whether a babysitter and former lifeguard, charged last week for taking sexually explicit photos of a child in his care, may have victimized other children in the Seattle area. On October 10th, King County Prosecutors charged Antonio Diego Brugnoli-Baskin, 23, with sexual exploitation of a minor, as… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Arrest Suspect in Wednesday Night Central District Homicide Investigation

Update 10/20/22 At 12:30 pm on Thursday, detectives, with the assistance of the SPD and King County SWAT teams, arrested a suspect in last night’s homicide investigation in the Central District. Detectives with both agencies believe the suspect is also linked to another homicide and multiple ongoing shooting investigations around the… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Student Officer Charged With Cyberstalking, Placed on Unpaid Leave

The Seattle Police Department has put a student officer on unpaid administrative leave after he was charged with cyberstalking in Seattle Municipal Court. Earlier this year, a woman contacted police and reported she had received a series of harassing messages over a span of months via text and social media… [ Keep reading ]