2/21
A 23-year-old male was arrested early Wednesday morning and is facing a number of charges after he is released from the hospital. Just before 2:00 am on February 21st, a patrol officer from the East Precinct observed a silver Toyota Camry travelling [...]
2/21
Gang unit detectives are investigating after a man was shot in the stomach Tuesday evening. Officers were called to the 100 block of 25 Avenue South just before 10:30 p.m. Tuesday for multiple reports of shots fired.  When police arrived they found a [...]
2/20
Update: February 20, 2017 6:45 p.m. In the interest of transparency and in accordance to Seattle Police Department policy, the department is releasing a photo of the suspect’s handgun, found by detectives on the floor of the stolen car, as well as [...]

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.

2 Year Progress Report

Recognizing Two Years of Progress

An overview of what has been accomplished by SPD in the last two years. We’ve prioritized reform efforts, while focusing on our four pillars: enhancing public trust, building pride and professionalism, addressing crime and disorder, and promoting best business practices.

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.