SPD Seizes Guns, Drugs in Trafficking Investigation

SPD seized a large quantity of drugs, cash, and two firearms after tracking a suspected Seattle narcotics trafficker to Kent on Tuesday. After investigating the 55-year-old suspect for months, on Tuesday SPD investigators pulled the suspect over in the 200 block of W Meeker ST Kent, WA, arrested him and… [ Keep reading ]

Man Injured in Monday Afternoon Ballard Shooting

Police are investigating after a man was shot outside a food bank in Ballard on Monday afternoon. At 4:55 p.m., 911 callers reported a shooting near the intersection of 14th Avenue Northwest and Northwest Leary Way. Officers arrived and found a 53-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Seattle… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Seek U-District Sandwich Shop Robbers

Robbery detectives are seeking two men who held up a University District sandwich shop at gunpoint earlier this month. Surveillance cameras captured the men as they entered the business in the 4300 block of Roosevelt Way Northeast on March 16th, where they ordered an employee onto the ground and gunpoint…. [ Keep reading ]

Wednesday Search Warrant Nets Pounds of Narcotics, Cash

Seattle Police (SPD) narcotics detectives with the assistance of Homeland Security (HSI) served a warrant on a North Seattle home Wednesday morning and recovered over ten pounds of narcotics and $12,000 in cash. SPD and HSI Detectives tracked a large narcotics operation over the course of eight months and, around… [ Keep reading ]

Woman Shot in Leg Near Pioneer Square

Police are investigating after a 60-year-old woman was shot in the leg Thursday afternoon near Pioneer Square. At 2:50 PM, police received a report of a shooting near 3rd and Yesler and arrived to find the victim lying next to a fountain. Officers applied tourniquets to the woman’s wounds and Seattle… [ Keep reading ]

Man Killed, Woman Critically Injured in Columbia City Shooting

One man was killed and a woman was critically injured in a shooting late Thursday morning in Columbia City. Around 11:30 AM, witnesses reported gunfire in the 4200 block of South Angeline Street. Officers arrived and found a man and a woman with gunshot wounds Medics transported the two victims… [ Keep reading ]

Man Wounded in West Seattle Shooting (Updated)

UPDATE 3/25: Officers were able to identify the suspect in the shooting and later arrested him while responding to a domestic violence incident in the 4700 block of 42nd Avenue SW. Officers recovered two handguns following the arrest and booked the suspect into the King County Jail for Investigation of assault,… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Suspect in Downtown Homicide (Updated)

UPDATE 3/23: On Tuesday morning, SPD Robbery Detectives and SPD’s SWAT Team, along with members of the FBI and the US Marshals Service Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force arrested the suspect in this homicide. The 44-year-old man is also a suspect in multiple robberies in and around Seattle, including… [ Keep reading ]

Man Arrested for Drive-By at Former Employer’s South Seattle Home

Seattle police, aided by Mason County Sheriff’s deputies, arrested a Shelton man after he opened fire on his former employer’s home early Tuesday in South Seattle. Around 12:15 AM, police received reports of gunfire in the 3000 block of Harris Place South. Officers arrived and learned a former employee of one… [ Keep reading ]

Man Slashed in Capitol Hill Robbery

Police are investigating after a man was slashed in a robbery on Capitol Hill early Tuesday. The victim was walking near 10th Avenue and East John Street around 2:20 AM when two men approached him and asked to use his cellphone. When the victim declined, one of the suspects demanded… [ Keep reading ]