10/14
SPD detectives are looking for a hit-and-run driver who struck a 77-year-old couple in Lake City late last month. The 77-year-old woman died approximately one week after the collision. Police were called to Northeast 125th and 28th Avenue Northeast [...]
10/14
SPD Arson detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fire overnight at a nightclub in the Pioneer Square neighborhood.  Investigators have determined that the fire was deliberately set. There were no injuries. West Precinct [...]
10/13
A 52-year-old man is dead following a fight that occurred Saturday night in Lake City.  A 39-year-old man was later arrested a short distance away and has been booked into the King County Jail for murder. Officers responded to a report of 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.