5/27
To the Men and Women of the Seattle Police Department:  I wanted to take a moment to address the tragic murder of George Floyd by the Minneapolis Police Department officer. In the video, we hear Mr. Floyd’s repeated calls for help.  We hear [...]
5/26
The following information is accurate May 26, 2020 at 7:00 AM Seattle Police Department (SPD) employees in either Quarantine or Isolation: 5 SPD employees who have returned to work based on Public Health guidelines: 358 SPD employees who have tested [...]
5/26
Detectives are investigating an early morning fatal shooting in a motel parking lot at N. 82nd and Aurora Avenue North. One adult female was declared deceased at the scene and an adult male is being treated for life-threatening gunshot wounds at [...]

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.