Seattle Elects First Woman Mayor In Nearly A CenturyThe booming liberal city of Seattle will get its first woman mayor since the 1920s after former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan defeated urban planner Cary Moon for the office left open by a sex abuse scandal.
Durkan Takes Strong Early Lead In Seattle Mayor RaceIn a Seattle mayoral race that will give the booming liberal city its first female mayor since the 1920s former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan has taken a strong early lead.
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Won't Mount Write-In CampaignMurray will endorse former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan.
Head Of Drug And Gun Trafficking Group Sentenced The head of a drug and gun trafficking organization with direct links to a violent Mexican drug cartel has been sentenced to 27 years in federal prison.
Feds Warn Of Crackdown On Seattle Gun Violence The Justice Department's top official in Seattle promised Monday to start sending more people to federal prison for gun crimes following several tragic and random shootings in the city, including the deaths of four people at an artsy cafe.
Six Arrested In Renton Gun Trafficking Sting Six men have been arrested in a gun trafficking sting in Renton.
Justice Dept. Gives Seattle Its Police Reform List A day after Seattle's mayor proposed nearly two dozen police reforms in response to a damning federal report, U.S. Justice Department representatives delivered their list of proposed reforms during a closed door meeting with city officials.