The Seattle City Council says police and other departments must obtain the council’s approval before using certain cameras and drones for surveillance.
Police in Oregon say a Washington man wove through interstate traffic at 80 mph with phony police lights flashing.
A body found by a hiker at the bottom of a ravine in the Columbia Gorge has been identified as that of a man suspected of smashing into a motel room and dragging his wife toward a car before a witness intervened.
Snohomish County authorities don’t believe that an 82-year-old man’s criminal past was the reason he was stabbed to death.
Anchorage police have released the names of two officers involved in a shooting that resulted in the death of an Anchorage man on Tuesday.
A scenario that police in western Oregon feared came true in the thick of holiday season after two dozen inmates were freed from a county jail that could no longer afford to hold them.
Police say the gunman who killed two people and himself in a shooting rampage at an Oregon mall was 22 years old and used a stolen rifle from someone he knew.
A gunman who opened fire on shoppers at a Portland mall had no connection to the two people he fatally shot and wanted to kill as many people as possible, police said Wednesday.
With marijuana possession now legal in Washington state, the Seattle Police Department has given its officers some guidance on what to do about public use of pot, which is still banned.
The crowds of happy people lighting joints under Seattle’s Space Needle early Thursday morning with nary a police officer in sight bespoke the new reality: Marijuana is legal under Washington state law.