11/11
On November 8th an adult male was arrested by West Precinct patrol officers after he attempted to kick in the door of a neighboring apartment. The suspect has been stalking the neighbor and has caused alarm to residents of the apartment building with [...]
11/9
Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man in connection with a stabbing in Ballard last Friday, after detectives found surveillance footage of the man urinating on an animal hospital near the scene. Around 10 PM, police received [...]
11/9
Detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred Thursday night at 1st Avenue and Cherry Street.  The victim, a 34-year-old man, was shot in the stomach and was later transported to Harborview Medical Center by the Seattle Fire Department in [...]

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.