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Southwest Precinct officers honored by Kiwanis Club

On March 3rd the Kiwanis Club of West Seattle presented the Everyday Hero Award to the police officers who serve the West Seattle community. Accepting the award on behalf of the men and women of the Southwest Precinct was precinct commander Captain Joe Kessler. A big thank you to Kiwanis… [ Keep reading ]

Juvenile Detectives Honored

Congratulations to Detective Kim Bogucki and Detective Al Lebar, on receiving the  President’s Award at the 3rd annual Norm Maleng Advocate for Youth Award Breakfast. The Center for Children and Youth Justice’s (CCYJ) 3rd annual breakfast was held at the Washington Athletic Club. The honorees were recognized for their work in the justice system to enhance the… [ Keep reading ]

Shots fired through apartment window on Capitol Hill

On March 3rd, shortly after 8:00 PM, East Precinct officers responded to a call of shots fired in the 500 Block of East Denny Way. Officers arrived and contacted the victim, who stated that he was inside his apartment when he heard the sound of a window breaking. He stated… [ Keep reading ]

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Suspect Hyatt now in custody

On March 2nd, the suspect wanted for the assault of a Seattle Police officer in North Seattle on February 10th, was taken into custody  in San Diego, Californina, as he was attempting to cross the border back into the United States from Mexico.  The Pacific Northwest Fugitive Apprehension Task Force… [ Keep reading ]

Burglar caught inside South Seattle business

On March 3rd, just a few minutes past midnight, South Precinct officers responded to a burglary alarm call at a gas station in the 2800 Block of Martin Luther King Jr. Way South.  The alarm monitoring company reported to police that they could hear glass breaking and movement inside the… [ Keep reading ]

Robbery detectives arrest two prolific pickpockets

For the past year a professional pickpocket team was believed to be responsible for countless  thefts/pickpocket incidents in the Seattle area.  The suspects would typically target victims in shopping malls, buses, and  escalators, mainly in Seattle’s  downtown core.  The suspects were described as well-dressed black males in their forties.  The suspects… [ Keep reading ]

Assault in North Seattle

On March 2nd, at approximately 12:50 AM, North Precinct officers responded to the 14300 Block of Stone Avenue North on a report of an assault and property damage.  According to witnesses, the victim, a 41 year old male, was sitting in a parked car in front of a residence in… [ Keep reading ]

Woman assaulted in North Seattle

On February 28th at approximately 9:14 p.m. officers responded to 911 calls of a woman being physically and sexually assaulted in the hallway of a hotel located in the 8200 block of Aurora Avenue North.  Officers arrived on scene and contacted the 49-year-old male suspect, who was hostile and combative toward… [ Keep reading ]

Burglar caught and arrested

On February 28th at approximately 2:40 a.m. officers responded to the 100 block of 25th Avenue East to investigate a prowler call.  Witnesses had called 911 to report that an unknown suspect was outside of a residence at that location.  Witnesses heard loud crashing noises and believed the suspect was… [ Keep reading ]