4/18
Officers arrested a man after a woman called police to the 1100 block of  North 90th Street Wednesday morning when an acquaintance stole her smartphone. Officers arrived just after 7 a.m. and spoke to the 31-year-old woman who said she was sitting [...]
4/17
Police arrested a 36-year-old man in South Seattle late Monday after he fatally wounded his brother. Around 11 PM, officers responded to a report of two men armed with knives fighting at an apartment building in the 4800 block of Garden Street. [...]
4/14
Homicide detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 79-year-old man in Ballard last night. On April 13th, at approximately 6:30 pm, Seattle Fire and Seattle Police responded to report of an unresponsive male inside a [...]

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.