12 People Arrested in Heroin Smuggling and Distribution RingThe U.S. Justice Department said in a news release that eleven people were arrested Wednesday and the twelfth was already in immigration custody.
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Settles Investigation For $250KThe Seattle Cancer Care Alliance has agreed to pay $250,000 to settle a Justice Department investigation
SeaTac Man Illegally Colects $466,000 In Public AssistanceOfficials say a SeaTac man who used a fictitious brother to collect public assistance benefits for more than 20 years will spend time in prison
DOJ's Refusal To Turn Over Code Complicates Child Porn CasesThe Justice Department's refusal to disclose information about a software weakness it exploited during a major child pornography investigation last year is complicating some of its prosecutions arising from the bust.
Justice Department Suing City Of SeattleSeattle City Light is planning to release documents about where the FBI has placed six hidden surveillance cameras on utility poles, pursuant to public records requests by news reporters and a privacy activist.
Microsoft Sues US Over Secret Demands For Customer DataThe lawsuit comes as the tech industry is increasingly clashing with U.S. officials over the privacy rights of customers
Loretta Lynch Sworn In As New US Attorney GeneralLoretta Lynch was sworn in Monday as the 83rd U.S. attorney general, the first African-American woman to serve as the nation's top law enforcement official.
Kelley: My Actions Have Been 'Lawful And Appropriate'Washington state auditor Troy Kelley says he has fully cooperated with federal officials on questions related to financial activities at a business he previously owned.
Feds Drop Prosecution In Medical Marijuana CaseThe Justice Department has dropped its case against a 70-year-old man charged in a northeastern Washington marijuana grow after he was recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.
Monitor: Seattle Police Making Progress On ReformsFrom new training programs to better record-keeping, the Seattle Police Department is making good strides toward reform, according to the court-appointed monitor for the efforts.
Do Immigrant Minors Lack Legal Representation? A lawsuit was filed Wednesday in federal court in Seattle on behalf of eight plaintiffs, all minors
Updated: Mayor Announces New Seattle Police Chief Mayor Ed Murray will make the announcement during a Monday press conference