10/19
This week the Seattle Police Department rolled out the city’s first anti-crime Business Block Watch Program in the West Seattle Junction.  Six months in development, the program is a pilot collaboration between the Seattle Police Department and [...]
10/19
Police are searching for a man who groped a woman in the University District on Friday. Around 9:15 AM,  a woman was walking near NE 45th Street and University Way Northeast when a man, who she did not know, approached her and groped her. The man [...]
10/19
Help Support the Seattle Police Foundation We are proud to be working with the Seattle Police Foundation to raise $50,000 to give 200 kids a bed. Learn more. On this special evening, we come together to honor the sworn and civilian members of 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.

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Professional Standards Bureau

Learn what the Professional Standards Bureau does and review a timeline of police reform. 

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.