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Seattle University honors Chief Kerlikowske

On Friday, April 24th,  Seattle University honored Seattle Police Chief Gil Kerlikowske in a ceremony held on the campus.  Chief Kerlikowske was recognized by Seattle University and members of the law enforcement community for his ethical leadership in law enforcement.  Among those present at the ceremony were senior representatives of the Seattle Police… [ Keep reading ]

Prolific “Dry Wall” burglars arrested

During the course of  a burglary investigation to the West Seattle Senior Center, where a substantial amount of cash, and gift cards were taken from the center, Seattle Police detectives circulated screen shots of the suspects to the local media. An alert Marysville Police detective saw the coverage and recognized the suspects.  He was… [ Keep reading ]

Rainier View shooting suspect arrested

On April 21st, Seattle Police detectives arrested a 16-year-old male in connection with a double shooting that occurred the previous day.  The suspect was taken into custody at 5:34 p.m.without incident in the 5600 block of Beacon Avenue S. A handgun was recovered and placed into evidence.  The suspect vehicle… [ Keep reading ]

Serious assault in Greenwood

On April 21st at approximately 2:00 a.m.,  North Precinct officers responded to a call of a man down in the 8500 Block of  Greenwood Avenue North.  Officers arrived at the location and found an unresponsive man, in his 30’s, bleeding from injuries to his head.  He was transported to Harborview… [ Keep reading ]

Suspect arrested in connection with U-Way Shooting

On 4/20/09 at aprox. 8:00a.m., officers located and arrested a 21-year-old man in connection with the NE 42nd and University Way NE shooting incident.  The shooting incident occurred on Friday night at approx. 8:45 p.m. The suspect was located and arrested without incident at the exact location of the shooting incident.  The… [ Keep reading ]

Shooting in the Rainier View neighborhood

On April 20th at 3:49 p.m., South Precinct patrol officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 11600 block of Beacon Avenue S.  Upon arrival, officers located two young adult males who had been shot.  Seattle Fire Medics responded to the scene to provide emergency care to the… [ Keep reading ]

Death Investigation

  On 4/20/09, at approx. 8:30 a.m., construction workers working under the Colman ferry dock , (Pier 52) located a body floating in the water. The workers contacted a Ferry employee, who called the Fire department.  SPD patrol, Harbor Unit and The King County Medical Examiner (ME) also responded.  It was determined that… [ Keep reading ]

Belltown Drug Ring Smashed By Seattle PD

Date:  April 18, 2009 SEATTLE – Seattle Police West Precinct officers and Narcotics detectives arrested 30 suspects today in Belltown and in North Seattle.  These suspects are believed to be members of an organized narcotics organization that has been operating in the Belltown neighborhood for the past several months. Honduran… [ Keep reading ]

Burglary suspect caught

On 4-18-09 at 1:38 p.m., officers were dispatched to a burglary in progress where the suspect had climbed onto the 2nd floor balcony and was attempting to get inside an apt. in the 500 block of  W. Mercer St . When Officers arrived, the suspect had fled NB from the… [ Keep reading ]

Gun Fire at 35 Av S and S. Alaska St.

On 4-17-09 at 1103 p.m., there was a disturbance at 35 Av S and S. Alaska St., involving approximately 30 juveniles. At 1120 p.m., there was a report of shots fired in the same area, but officers were unable to locate a scene.  At 1142 p.m.,officers on viewed a male… [ Keep reading ]