PRECINCT CAPTAIN Steve Wilske
Captain Wilske has served over 25 years with SPD. He has worked patrol and mounted patrol as an officer and supervisor, and had the opportunity to command a patrol watch in the West precinct from 2000-2004. He was the commander of the the SWAT, Hostage Negotiation Team unit for 5 years, followed by command of the Robbery/Gang Unit.
In late 2009 he became the Homicide and Crime Scene Investigations commander, where he supervised 3 squads of Homicide Detectives and the CSI unit. In 2013, he became a Captain and was assigned to oversee the creation of the new Force Investigations Team (FIT), before his current assignment as the Southwest Precinct Commander.
Captain Wilske has an Associate of Applied Science degree from Highline Community College.