The Seattle Police Department is the largest Municipal law enforcement agency in Washington State.
Seattle Population: 652,406 (2013)
Seattle Physical Size: 143 square miles
Population of King County: 2.044 million (2013)
Washington State Population: 7.062 million (2014)
- Foot, car and bike patrols in all five precincts.
- Harbor Unit patrol of 59 square miles of waterways.
- Investigative duties for all crimes including arson investigations.
- 9-1-1 Communication Center answers all calls for police, fire and medical emergencies in the city.
- Traffic Enforcement.
- Parking Enforcement.
- Homeland Security and the Bomb/Arson Unit
- Specialty units, such as SWAT, Gang Unit and canine.
Kathleen O'Toole is Chief of Police.