Police Arrest Two Felons in Stolen Car with Drugs, and Gun in CID

Officers arrested two felons in a stolen vehicle and recovered a handgun, narcotics, and cash in the Chinatown/International District late Monday. Police officers working in the 800 block of South King Street spotted a stolen vehicle around 11:45 PM. Officers pulled up to the gold Lexus RX-3 and found it… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Man for Monday Afternoon Downtown Shooting

Police arrested a suspected gunman Monday afternoon after he shot another man near Freeway Park. Shortly before 2 PM witnesses began calling 911 to report a man shooting at someone in the 600 block of Seneca Street. Officers arrived within 3 minutes and were able to take the suspect into… [ Keep reading ]

Fourteen Arrested During Saturday Marches

Police arrested fourteen people for crimes ranging from property destruction to assault and reckless driving on Saturday during a series of unpermitted marches in Seattle. Several marches from Occidental Park and Broadway and Pine wound through downtown during the afternoon, eventually converging and returning to Capitol Hill. During the marches,… [ Keep reading ]

Central District Drive-by Shooting Leaves One Injured

One man suffered a gunshot wound after a drive-by shooting in a restaurant parking lot on Thursday night. At 9:49 p.m., multiple 911 callers reported hearing shots fired near 23rd Avenue and East Jefferson Street. Police responded and found a single victim with a gunshot wound to his torso. Officers… [ Keep reading ]

Two Gunshot Victims Treated After Lake City Shooting

One man was shot in Lake City Thursday evening, and a second gunshot victim arrived at a nearby hospital shortly after the shooting. Just after 8:00 p.m., police were dispatched to the 12500 block of 27th Avenue Northeast for reports that a man had been shot. Police arrived and found… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Man For Threatening to Kill Mayor

Seattle Police Officers arrested a 42-year-old man for harassment after he left a voicemail for Mayor Durkan threatening to kill her. Seattle Police detectives were notified Tuesday that a man had left a voicemail at the Mayor’s office earlier that morning, stating he wanted to kill the Mayor. Officers were… [ Keep reading ]

Man Shot in Arm, Woman Assaulted in Dispute Inside Ballard RV

Police are investigating after a man was shot and a woman was assaulted in a dispute Sunday evening inside an RV in Ballard. Around 9:45 PM, police received a report of gunfire near the 4600 block of 8th Avenue Northwest. When officers arrived, a woman stepped out of a motorhome and directed… [ Keep reading ]

Teen Shot in Friday Night Rainier Beach Homicide

A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed at his family’s home in Rainier Beach on Friday night. Just before 11:00 p.m., police were dispatched to the 9200 block of Waters Avenue South for reports of a shooting. According to witnesses, the suspect knocked on the door of a residence, and… [ Keep reading ]

Police Seek Suspect After Man and Woman Shot at South Park Encampment

Police are investigating after a man shot two people at an encampment Thursday morning in the South Park neighborhood. Around 8:30 AM, police received reports of gunfire for the 6800 block of 2nd Avenue Southwest. Officers arrived at the scene and found an injured man and woman. Witnesses told officers… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Statement on Verdict in Chauvin Trial

The members of the jury in Minnesota have found Derek Chauvin, former Minneapolis police officer, guilty of all three counts in the murder of George Floyd on May 25, 2020. The Seattle Police Department knows that Mr. Floyd’s murder was a watershed moment for this country. The eyes of the… [ Keep reading ]