Officer Involved Shootings (OIS) Dashboard

Contextual Statistics

In all of the interactions SPD officers have with the public, including responding to a significant number of reports of shots fired, officer involved shootings occur rarely.

Category20102011201220132014201520162017
City Population1 608,660 612,100 616,500 626,600 640,500 662,400 686,800 713,700
SPD 9-1-1 Calls2 734,111 744,467 771,342 794,105 853,885 866,612 867,369 782,672*
Violent Crime 3,515 3,664 3,746 3,758 4,001 4,093 4,294 4,279*
Property Crime3 33,186 31,792 31,931 35,883 40,649 37,754 38,433 37,817*
Shots Fired4 N/A N/A 296 255 314 388 338 360

1 WA Office of Financial Mgmt. 2 SPD Communications Center 3 FBI Uniform Crime Report SPD Shots Fired Report *Projected estimate