11/21
Officers arrested a man Monday afternoon after he was seen stealing a car from a First Hill Parking lot. A 50-year-old man called 911 after he saw his truck being stolen from the lot near 7th Avenue and Cherry Street around 1:40 p.m. Monday. [...]
11/21
An alert neighbor’s call to 911 led police to arrest a burglar on Monday shortly after he was spotted trying to get into a vacant home in the Othello neighborhood. A neighbor called police around 11:45 AM and reported seeing a man attempting to [...]
11/21
UPDATE:  Detectives are looking for a white or silver colored 4 door compact hatchback, very similar to a Toyota Prius.  The vehicle will have obvious right front headlight area damage.  Anyone with information on this vehicle is urged to contact [...]

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.