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Officers observe suspicious activity under Viaduct

On February 4th at approximately 10:00 PM, West Precinct Anti-Crime Team officers were conducting surveillance underneath the Alaskan Way Viaduct in response to community concerns about carprowls.  At around that time, officers observed a female and a male looking into parked cars.  The officers then saw the pair inside a… [ Keep reading ]

Bank Robber arrested after downtown robbery

On February 4th at approximately 2:27 p.m. an adult male suspect entered a bank in the 2500 block of 1st Avenue and passed a note to the teller announcing a robbery.  The suspect fled the bank on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.  Responding officers saturated the area and… [ Keep reading ]

Bus/pedestrian collision in West Seattle

On February 3rd, at approximately 9:50 pm, Southwest Precinct officers responded to a collision between a pedestrian and a Sound Transit bus at California Avenue Southwest and Fauntleroy Way.  The pedestrian, a 29 year old female, sustained life-threatening injuries and was transported to Harborview Medical Center.  The driver was interviewed by police… [ Keep reading ]

Burglary arrest in Interbay

On February 3rd, at approximately 9:42 pm, West Precinct officers responded to a call of an intruder in a residence in the 2900 Block of West McGraw Street.  The suspect was described as a white male, mid-thirties, wearing a blue baseball cap and jeans.  By the time the first officer… [ Keep reading ]

Burglar apprehended by witness after chase

On February 3rd at approximately 1:21 p.m. officers responded to a 911 call of a burglary that had just occurred in the 2000 block of 29th Avenue South.  Residents at the victim house interrupted the burglary and at least one witness chased the suspects as they fled the scene.  That… [ Keep reading ]

Counterfeit merchandise ring busted by detectives

Background:  On October 20th, 2009, a Vice Unit detective received a complaint that an individual was selling counterfeit National Football League (NFL) jerseys on Craigslist.  It was believed that the same individual was also selling counterfeit jerseys around the stadiums.  The detective contacted the respective NFL representative who offered to… [ Keep reading ]

Persistence pays off, SPD arrests three robbery suspects

On February 2nd at approximately 11:00 pm, South Precinct officers responded to a 911 call from the clerk of a mini-mart in the 7900 Block of Renton Avenue South.  The clerk stated that he had just been robbed at gunpoint by three males.   Officers arrived and set up containment… [ Keep reading ]

SWAT team & Robbery detectives conduct search warrant

On February 2nd at approximately 2:07 p.m. Seattle Police Robbery detectives received a tip in an on-going pattern robbery case that led them to the 3000 block of NW 63rd Street.  With the assistance of the SWAT team, a search warrant was served on a residence and two adult subjects,… [ Keep reading ]

Vehicle/bicycle collision in International District

On February 2nd, at approximately 8:43 am, a Seattle Police patrol car and a bicycle collided in the 1200 Block of South Jackson Street.  The cyclist, a 59 year old woman, was transported to the hospital with possible neck and back injuries.  The male officer was not injured.  Detectives from the… [ Keep reading ]

Fingerprints lead detectives to robbery suspect

On December 12th, 2009, at approximately 10:45 pm, two suspects entered a convience store in the 6300 Block of 35th Avenue SW.  They attempted to purchase beer, but were unable because neither had any photo identification.  Both suspects then started throwing beer cans at the clerk, who ran out from… [ Keep reading ]