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Seattle Police detectives arrest 4 suspects connected to West Seattle homicide

Seattle Police Homicide detectives have arrested four men wanted in connection with the  February 1st,  2009 homicide in West Seattle.  On that day at about 11:40 pm, the victim was crossing the street in the 4700 Block of California Avenue Southwest when two suspects shot the victim in the street. … [ Keep reading ]

SPD motorcycle officer involved in collision

On 12/3/09, at approximately 9:30 a.m.,  a motocycle officer was getting off the southbound I-5 Express Lane at Eastlake Av E and Stewart St. The officer had a green light.  The main I-5 traffic also was coming off.  The driver of the other vehicle was not aware of the two lanes to his left and made a left… [ Keep reading ]

Vehicle vs. pedestrian collision with injuries

** UPDATE — 12-03-09 @ 2:27 p.m. **  On December 2nd at approximately 7:01 p.m. the male suspect was driving northbound on Rainier Avenue South in his Toyota Corolla. Preliminary investigation indicates that at South Andover Street the suspect drove through a red traffic light and struck a female pedestrian who was in a… [ Keep reading ]

Truck/pedestrian fatality collision

On December 1st at around 6:30 p.m., South Precinct patrol officers responded to a report of a truck/pedestrian collision at the intersection of Rainier Avenue South and South Andover Street.  Upon arrival, officers located a 78-year-old female pedestrian deceased from injuries caused by the collision. Seattle Fire medics and the… [ Keep reading ]

Vehicle vs Pedestrian collision

On 12/01/09, at approximately 9:00 a.m., a Honda Civic 4D was facing southbound on 26th Ave SW behind another vehicle, waiting to exit Westwood Village in the 2600 block of SW Barton and turn left onto SW Barton St.  When the light turned green for north and soundbound traffic, the lead car… [ Keep reading ]

Juvenile burglar arrested

On December 1st, at approximately 10:00 a.m., a witness called 911 to report 2 suspects casing a home in the 2500 block of East  Calhoun Street.   Officers immediately responded and saw the suspects.  The suspects took off  running and officers apprehended the female suspect. The male suspect managed to escape. The… [ Keep reading ]

Officer involved shooting in South Seattle

At approximately 2:43 a.m. today, a uniformed patrol officer came upon a suspicious vehicle in the 4400 block of South Kenyon Street.  The vehicle, an Acura Integra, was unoccupied.   The engine was running and the hood was up.  The officer stopped to investigate further and discovered that the Acura was… [ Keep reading ]

Robbery foiled by shoe-wielding victim

On November 28th at around 1:20 a.m., a 16-year-old male suspect and a 22-year-old male victim were at a Metro bus stop near Rainier Avenue S and S Henderson Street.  The suspect grabbed the victim’s cell phone and began running.  The victim gave chase, armed with a soccer shoe.  The… [ Keep reading ]

East Precinct officers canvassing Leschi neighborhood

East Precinct officers will be canvassing the Leschi neighborhood with this information.  The search for suspect Clemmons continues.

Brenton family statement

The Brenton family has asked the Seattle Police Department to release the below  statement in light of the four Lakewood police officers killed in the line of duty. Our hearts ache for the families of Sergeant Mark Renninger, Officer Tina Griswold, Officer Ronald Owens and Officer Gregory Richards.  We pray… [ Keep reading ]