8/20
Over 1,200 law enforcement, corrections, behavioral health, advocates, and more will attend the CIT International Annual Conference August 26-28, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency Seattle in Washington. This conference focuses on addressing crisis response [...]
8/20
Gang Unit detectives are conducting the investigation following a shooting that occurred Monday evening in the Central District.  An adult male was struck by gunfire and is recovering at Harborview Medical Center. East Precinct patrol officers [...]
8/19
A 29-year-old male was arrested last night after he was chased out of a garage in Madison Park by the homeowner.  Officers located the male several blocks away and arrested him. Shortly after 9:00 pm Sunday, East Precinct officers responded to a [...]

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.