seattle police

Washington Supreme Court to hear police public records case

SEATTLE (AP) — The Washington Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case involving six Seattle police officers who were in Washington D.C. during the Jan. 6 insurrection and sued several people who filed public records requests to disclose the…

Report: 2 Seattle police officers broke law during DC riots

Two Seattle police officers who were in Washington, D.C., during the Jan. 6 insurrection were illegally trespassing on Capitol grounds while rioters stormed the building, but they lied about their actions, a police watchdog said in a report released Thursday.

Seattle police arrest 11 during anti-police rally

SEATTLE (AP) - Seattle police arrested 11 people during an anti-police rally after members of the group started damaging businesses. A group of 20 to 30 people gathered near Denny Park for the rally Tuesday and moved north when some…

Seattle City Council OKs cuts to police positions, budget

The Seattle City Council approved proposals Monday that would reduce the police department by as many as 100 officers through layoffs and attrition — an action supported by demonstrators who have marched in the city following the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis but strongly opposed by the mayor and police chief.

Drug enforcement: Spokane PD vs Seattle PD

Seattle is dying. It seems like a dramatic statement, but it is the title of a documentary produced by KOMO 4 in Seattle. The news station wanted to show how the city's homeless problem has exploded, in part due to drugs.