Seattle Police Department
Seattle police Chief Kathleen O’Toole says police made one arrest Monday night as demonstrators again targeted the city’s downtown Westlake Center mall area in protest of a Missouri grand jury decision not to indict a police officer who fatally shot a black teenager. The protest was peaceful.
A Seattle police sergeant is suing the city on a claim that she was treated poorly after reporting that several officers were being favored to receive extra overtime pay.
Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson says he’ll issue an opinion Monday on police body cameras.
A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit brought by more than 100 Seattle police officers who said new guidelines on using force jeopardized their safety.
Seattle’s elected prosecutor says he’s dropping all tickets issued for the public use of marijuana through the first seven months of this year, because most of them were issued by a single police officer who disagrees with the legal pot law
A child pornography suspect claims he’s “too pretty for prison.”
Jim Pugel, the former interim chief of the Seattle Police Department, has been named the second-in-command at the King County Sheriff’s Office.
Seattle City Attorney Peter S. Holmes is calling on dozens of residents ticketed for public marijuana use to fight the “improper” tickets issued by a single police officer who reportedly flipped a coin to decide whether or not to write citations in addition to handwriting taunts to Holmes on the tickets themselves.
Police say the victim warned officers he had a pistol and was holding a realistic-looking pellet gun.
Police are investigating the incident, in which both the officer and the woman in custody suffered injuries.