9/18
Homicide detectives are investigating following the fatal stabbing of a 27-year-old male early Friday morning. On Friday, September 18th, just before 1:00 AM, West Precinct officers responded to a report of a collision in the 200 block of West [...]
9/17
Detectives are investigating the death of a woman inside Cal Anderson Park as a domestic violence homicide as negotiators and SWAT officers were attempting to get a person of interest into custody after he barricaded himself inside a small building [...]
9/15
Eleven individuals were arrested Tuesday afternoon after what began as an anti-police rally/demonstration turned into property damage against businesses. Shortly after 3 PM, a group of 20-30 individuals gather near Denny Park for an anti-police [...]

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.