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Video: Teen Arrested After Punching Woman, Stealing Purse at Pharmacy in West Seattle

Seattle police arrested a 13-year-old boy after he reportedly stole a woman’s purse and punched her in the face on April 6. Officers were called to a pharmacy in the 2600 block of Southwest Barton Street for reports of a strong-arm robbery. A woman reported to police that an employee… [ Keep reading ]

Threats Suspect Taken into Custody After Hourslong Standoff

After hours of negotiation, Seattle Police Department (SPD) SWAT officers took a 36-year-old male into custody for felony harassment and property damage Downtown Monday morning. Shortly after 10:00 a.m., officers responded to the 1500 block of 3rd Avenue for a 911 call of a man who was flooding his apartment… [ Keep reading ]

Video: Officer Involved Shooting 4/17/24

As The Seattle Police Department continues its commitment to transparency, and in accordance with department policy, we are releasing bodyworn video from an officer-involved shooting on April 17 in Tukwila. The incident led to the death of a suspect and an officer with a graze wound. The shooting happened at… [ Keep reading ]

Drive-By Shooting in South Seattle, Victim Shot Twice, Vehicle Flees from Scene

Seattle Police are investigating after an adult male was shot in a drive-by shooting in the Brighton District. At around 12:15 pm, 911 received calls reporting shots fired in the area of S Othello St and Rainier Ave S. Police found a 24-year-old male suffering from two gunshot wounds to… [ Keep reading ]

Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested in North Seattle, Stolen Car, Sawed-Off Shotgun Recovered

Seattle police have arrested a 48-year-old man believed to be connected to an armed robbery and at least two attempted armed robberies with a sawed-off shotgun while driving a stolen car on April 18. Officers responded to the 8400 block of Aurora Avenue North for reports of a robbery at about 2:20 a.m. The… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle Police and FBI Ask for Help Identifying Serial Bank Robbers

The Seattle Police Department has noticed a big increase in “note-job” bank robberies in North Seattle, where the suspects walk into the bank and pass a note to a teller making threats and demanding money. SPD is urging the community to remain vigilant and asks for your help in identifying… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Arrests Man, Recovers Gun After Shots Fired, Domestic Violence Incident in Delridge

Seattle police arrested a 23-year-old man after reports of shots fired and a domestic violence incident in the Delridge neighborhood on April 17. At about 2:27 a.m., Seattle police responded to the 2400 block of Southwest Webster Street after a 911 call had been made at an apartment building. Officers… [ Keep reading ]

Man Stabbed in Attempted Robbery in Magnuson Park

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed during an attempted robbery in Magnuson Park. Monday shortly before 7:00 a.m., officers responded to a report of a male stabbed at 7400 Sand Point Way Northeast [Magnuson Park]. Police arrived and located a 64-year-old man suffering from lacerations to his… [ Keep reading ]

Video: Teen Driver, Adult Passenger Arrested After Armed Carjacking at ATM, Pursuit

Seattle Police arrested a 17-year-old boy and a 20-year-old man after an armed carjacking at a drive-thru ATM in Rainier Valley turned into a pursuit to Mercer Island. Officers were called to the 7100 block of Martin Luther King Junior Way South on April 7 at about 1:04 p.m. The… [ Keep reading ]