Stories tagged: Seattle police
UPDATED: Sat., June 24, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Seattle police release statements from officers who killed woman
Seattle Police Officer Jason Anderson told investigators that Charleena Lyles suddenly pulled a knife out of her pocket and was “coming right at my stomach” during a burglary call last …
UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 6:43 a.m.
Spokane police chief, in wake of Seattle shooting, says outreach to minorities is ‘nonstop effort’
The fatal shooting of a pregnant woman in the vicinity of her children by Seattle police on Sunday, along with last week’s acquittal of a Minnesota police officer who shot …
Thu., March 9, 2017, 6:42 p.m.
Police, FBI, seek public’s help in shooting of Sikh man
Police and the FBI are asking for the public’s help in the shooting of a Sikh man in suburban Seattle who says a man shot him in the arm and …
Fri., Nov. 18, 2016, 6:09 p.m.
Police identify suspect in Seattle shooting that injured 5
Police have identified a suspect in a shooting outside a downtown Seattle convenience store that wounded five people.
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016, 6:33 p.m.
Police: Officer shoots man near homeless camp cleanup
A Seattle police officer shot and critically wounded a man involved in a knife fight Tuesday as officials were working to clean out a homeless encampment known as the Jungle, …
Sun., May 1, 2016, 7:24 p.m.
Anti-capitalists clash with Seattle police on May Day
SEATTLE – Seattle Police say officers reported being struck by sticks and batons by some anti-capitalist demonstrators at a May Day protest Sunday in Seattle. Dozens of black-clad people gathered …
Thu., Sept. 4, 2014, 7:18 a.m.
Police in Packers gear keep eye on Seahawks fans
SEATTLE — Some undercover Seattle police will be wearing Green Bay gear to help them identify Seahawks fans who are hostile to Packers supporters at the Thursday night game.
Thu., Aug. 14, 2014, 8:38 a.m.
Police to citizens: Be careful what you tweet
SEATTLE — Police in Washington state are asking the public to stop tweeting during shootings and manhunts to avoid accidentally telling the bad guys what officers are doing.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2011, 10:17 a.m.
Justice Dept.: Seattle police used excessive force
Seattle police have engaged in excessive force that violated federal law and the Constitution, the U.S. Justice Department said today.