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(UPDATED) Homicide Detectives Investigating After Remains Found in University District

Seattle police have arrested a 32-year-old man in this case. On June 20th, a woman’s remains were found in a greenbelt near the University of Washington. The King County Medical Examiner determined the woman’s death was a homicide. During the investigation, detectives developed a person of interest in the case… [ Keep reading ]

Two Teens Wounded in Wednesday Night Shooting in Pioneer Square

Detectives are investigating after an 18-year-old man and a 13-year-old boy were shot and injured late Wednesday night in Pioneer Square. At about 11:30 p.m., multiple 911 callers reported hearing shots fired in the 200 block of Yesler Way. Officers responded and found two male gunshot victims, both with leg… [ Keep reading ]

Police Seek Information in Killing of Rideshare Driver

Detectives are releasing more information about a September homicide near the Denny Triangle in the hopes the public may recognize a vehicle of interest in the case. At about 8:30 p.m. on September 11th, a rideshare driver was stopped at a light at 7th Avenue and Lenora Street. Another vehicle… [ Keep reading ]

SPD Adding Emphasis Patrols in University District

The Seattle Police Department is adding emphasis patrols in the University District neighborhood to address recent incidents of gun violence in the area, and is working to address several public safety issues at locations where violence has occurred. Over the last 28 days the police responded to the following incidents… [ Keep reading ]

Police Arrest Man Who Stole Tools, Opened Fire on Construction Workers in Crown Hill

Police have tracked down a man who opened fire on a group of workers last month when they confronted him about stealing tools at a Crown Hill construction site. In that incident, on September 26th, construction workers noticed a man stealing $5,000 worth of tools from the bed of one… [ Keep reading ]

Police Investigating After Five People Injured in Multiple Shootings Sunday

Police responded to multiple shootings Sunday morning that resulted in five people being shot throughout the city. The Seattle Police and Fire Departments responded to the 4300 block of University Way Northeast for a report of shots fired with multiple people injured at 1 am Sunday. Officers were patrolling the… [ Keep reading ]

Detectives Investigating Saturday Morning Shooting, Pedestrian Fatality in North Seattle

Detectives are investigating after a 21-year-old man was hit and killed by a vehicle driver fleeing a shooting scene in North Seattle early Saturday morning. Police responded to the 4200 block of Brooklyn Avenue Northeast for reports of shots fired at 12:05 a.m. Saturday. When officers arrived they received additional information… [ Keep reading ]

DUI Stop of Felony Suspect Leads to Narcotics, Firearm Arrest

Officers arrested an armed, suspected felon possessing drugs in Lake City Neighborhood. Shortly after 4pm on Thursday, a person called 911 to report a man slumped over in a car in the 12300 block of 31st Avenue North East. Fire and arriving officers found a 24-year-old male in the drivers… [ Keep reading ]

Man Critically Injured in Pioneer Square Shooting

Detectives are investigating after a man was critically wounded in a shooting in the Pioneer Square neighborhood on Tuesday afternoon. At 3:20 p.m., police responded to 3rd Avenue and Yesler Way for reports that a man had been shot. Arriving officers found a man with a gunshot wound and began… [ Keep reading ]

Officer Injured During Arrest of Warrant Suspect in North Seattle

Police arrested a warrant suspect after he caused a collision that injured an officer in North Seattle on Monday afternoon.  At about 4:30 p.m., members of SPD’s Gun Violence Reduction Unit and members of the US Marshals Violent Offenders Task Force attempted to arrest a suspect with multiple felony warrants… [ Keep reading ]