10/18
The City of Seattle announced the hiring of consultant Cameron McLay as the City of Seattle’s Senior Advisor on Police Reform, working with the Mayor’s Office and the Seattle Police Department.  As a consultant, McLay will support the City by working [...]
10/18
Officers arrested a man after he robbed a bank in the International District Wednesday afternoon and holed up in his apartment. At 3:45 p.m. staff at a bank in the 600 block of 5 Avenue South called 911 to report a robbery.  The suspect, a [...]
10/16
Officers arrested a burglary suspect and are searching for a second after the pair broke into a Crown Hill dentist’s office. A woman called 911 Monday at 9:10 p.m. after receiving an alarm notification from her office in the 1400 block of [...]

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.