8/6
SPD Homicide Detectives are working to locate Marcel Long, 18, in connection with the June 20th shooting death of a 19-year-old man near the CHOP-area on Capitol Hill. According to a witness, the shooting was the result of a long-running [...]
8/6
I, and the entire Seattle Police Department, have heard loud and clear the demands of so many in the community.  We understand what gives voice to these appeals.  We acknowledge the history of policing, and we commit to growing and [...]
8/5
Police were called to the Fire Station 5 in the 900 block of Alaskan Way at 11:30 am for a report of a man who had been stabbed. As police were arriving Medics were already loading the victim, a 39-year-old man, into an ambulance. They took the [...]

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.

Professional_Standards

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.