Seattle Police Department

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Seattle Police Officer Kills Man Who Said He Had A Gun

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. (Getty Images)

Seattle Cop Relieved Of Duty After Allegedly Using Force Against Handcuffed Prisoner

Police are investigating the incident, in which both the officer and the woman in custody suffered injuries.


Kathleen O’Toole (Photo credit: Seattle Police Department)

Seattle Council OKs City’s 1st Female Police Chief

The City Council on Monday approved hiring Kathleen O’Toole as Seattle’s new police chief. The one-time Boston police commissioner and former inspector general for Ireland’s national police force will be Seattle’s first female chief.

CBS Seattle–06/23/2014

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Seattle Woman Sees Drone Peeping Into Her Apartment Window

Seattle Police are investigating a report of a drone peeping into a woman’s apartment window.

CBS Seattle–06/23/2014

File photo of a cop car with its lights on. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Court Rules Police Dashcams Do Not Receive Blanket Exemptions

Police dashboard cameras can’t be withheld from public disclosure unless they relate to pending litigation, a divided state Supreme Court ruled Thursday.

CBS Seattle–06/12/2014

Seattle Police officers secure the crime scene after a shooting at Seattle Pacific University on June 5, 2014 in Seattle, Wash. (credit: Mat Hayward/Getty Images)

Security Officers At University Where Deadly Shooting Took Place Do Not Carry Firearms

When a lone gunman armed with a shotgun at a small Seattle university stopped firing at students to reload, another student pepper-sprayed him and subdued him with the help of others and prevented more deaths, police said.

CBS Seattle–06/06/2014

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Federal Suit: Seattle Police Say ‘Use-Of-Force’ Policies Are Unconstitutional

Seattle police are suing the city and U.S. Justice Department to challenge new “use of force” restrictions that they say are “unconstitutional” and endanger their lives.

CBS Seattle–05/28/2014

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Troubling Signs Early On May Day

Seattle police say there’s been more anti-authoritarian rhetoric leading up to this year’s May Day events


Kurt Cobain in 1992 (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

New Cobain Letter Mocking Wedding Vows Revealed

The Seattle Police Department released more previously unknown details Monday about Kurt Cobain’s apparent suicide, including a handwritten letter found in his wallet at the time of his death.

CBS Seattle–04/30/2014

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Report: Seafair Icon Held At Gunpoint, Robbed

Seattle police are investigating a home invasion robbery where an 84-year-old man was held at gunpoint.

CBS Seattle–04/16/2014




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