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One man was killed Thursday following a dispute in downtown Seattle. At 11:35 AM officers responded to several disturbances in an encampment near 6th Avenue between James St and Yesler Way. As police were responding to the disturbances, officers also [...]
9/20
A Beacon Hill resident reported at least a dozen firearms had been stolen in a burglary at his home Wednesday. The man arrived at his home in the 4000 block of 14th Avenue South and found several empty shipping boxes sitting on his front porches. At [...]
9/19
Seattle Police responded to a report of shots fired in the area of 20th Avenue South and South Lucile around noon on Wednesday. The victim, a juvenile male, ran to Cleveland High School several blocks away, where he reported the incident as an [...]

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.