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Interim SPD Chief Apologizes For Homeless Video

Seattle’s new interim police chief apologized Thursday for participating in a 1986 Seattle police training video that “made light of homelessness.”

CBS Seattle–04/26/2013

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Seattle Police: Woman Attacked Roommate With Hammer

A 53-year-old Seattle woman faces domestic violence charges after allegedly attacking her roommate with a hammer, hatchet and broken board, according to police.

CBS Seattle–04/19/2013

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Seattle Police Up Patrols After Boston Explosion

Seattle police say they’re stepping up patrols in neighborhoods and around buildings and other facilities after two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday.

CBS Seattle–04/15/2013

Ryan James Purdy is suspected of posing as a Seattle Police Officer and robbing victims (photo from the Seattle Police Department)

REPORT: Fake Cop Strikes Again, Steals Box Of Porn

A man who has become notorious for posing as a Seattle Police officer and ripping people off has reportedly struck again — this time with a man’s box of pornographic magazines.

CBS Seattle–02/26/2013

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A Look Into The Foiled ‘Murder-For-Hire’ Plot By Local Inmate

Seattle police have outlined what they say was a murder-for-hire plot organized by a jailed felon who wanted a man he suspected of being a police informant to be doused with gasoline and dried “with a match.”

CBS Seattle–01/31/2013

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Seattle Police Warn Of Fake Cop On Capitol Hill

At least two people have encountered a man posing as a police officer in Volunteer Park. Both cases have been reported to the Seattle Police Department, and officials are encouraging anyone else who has seen or dealt with the suspect to come forward with any details.

CBS Seattle–12/28/2012

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Seattle Police Loosens Pot Rules For Applicants

The Seattle police department says it is loosening rules on past marijuana use by applicants. Police officials say the change in policy comes because voters legalized the recreational use of pot by approving Initiative 502.

CBS Seattle–12/18/2012

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Two SPD Officers Arrested For Hit-And-Run

The Seattle police department says two of its officers have been arrested for suspicion of a hit-and-run and driving under the influence.


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‘Rude’ Bellevue Police Officers Punished

Two Bellevue police officers have been disciplined for their off-duty conduct at a Sept. 16 Seattle Seahawks game.

CBS Seattle–12/05/2012

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FBI, Seattle Police Make Oxycodone Arrests

Police and federal agents arrested 24 people Tuesday in raids in the Seattle area and northern California to bust a ring accused of illegally distributing the painkiller oxycodone.