11/15
Seattle Police Gang Unit detectives, working with members of  the Bureau of  Alcohol, Tobacco Firearms and Explosives, arrested a 28-year-old man Thursday afternoon at a residence in  Federal Way for an outstanding federal warrant for [...]
11/14
SPD Homicide investigators are seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect in an August fatal shooting on Aurora Avenue North. Surveillance cameras captured footage of a man who detectives believe fired across Aurora Avenue at another [...]
11/13
Update 11/13: Detectives arrested a 17-year-old male Monday afternoon in connection with last month’s arson in a Lake City Way department store.  Investigators also believe the same suspect set fires inside several other Seattle [...]

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.