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Two men were arrested Thursday after they stole a bed from a South Seattle furniture store and tried to make their getaway on foot across Rainier Avenue. Just before 4 PM, Seattle police were summoned to the 1900 block of Rainier Ave. after receiving [...]
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A man suspected of opening fire on another motorist in a drive-by shooting earlier this month was arrested by SPD Gang Unit detectives Thursday evening. Detectives believe the 18-year-old man was behind the wheel of a gold Toyota Camry on May 11th [...]
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Detectives are investigating after an overnight shooting in a North Seattle park sent two people to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Officers responded to Gas Works Park just before 12:30 a.m Friday for reports of shots fired in the [...]

Issues and Initiatives

MCPP Plans

MCPP Plans

The Micro Community Policing Plans (MCPP) were designed to address the distinctive needs of each community.  Learn more about the crime in your neighborhood and what SPD is doing about it.

2 Year Progress Report

Recognizing Two Years of Progress

An overview of what has been accomplished by SPD in the last two years. We’ve prioritized reform efforts, while focusing on our four pillars: enhancing public trust, building pride and professionalism, addressing crime and disorder, and promoting best business practices.

Service Quality Survey

Service Quality Survey

Service Quality Surveys have been conducted since 2006 and measure the overall service callers received as well as the service provided by the 9-1-1 operator.

SPD Safe Place

SPD Safe Place

SPD Safe Place is a public education and safety campaign aimed at preventing and responding to anti-LGBTQ crimes. This is a volunteer program that businesses and organizations participate in to help victims of hate crimes find a safe place to be sheltered until police arrive.