9/14
Homicide detectives are conducting their investigation after one man was shot and killed and two others wounded by gunfire inside the Link light rail Westlake Station Friday night. At approximately 9:20 pm, officers from the West Precinct responded [...]
9/13
Over the span of 12 hours yesterday, West Precinct bicycle officers and Anti-Crime Team officers conducted a retail theft operation focused in the 1500 block of 6th Avenue.  This area has been impacted by shoplifting.  During [...]
9/12
Officers arrested two people and recovered a stolen U-Haul on Wednesday after receiving a call from a South Seattle homeowner, who spotted someone breaking into his home on surveillance cameras. Just after 4 pm, police arrived at the home in the 9100 [...]

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.

Professional_Standards

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.