Mayor Ed Murray now says he was wrong to support a decision by Seattle’s police chief to erase a misconduct finding against an officer who threatened a journalist.
Seattle police who were caught off-guard last year by May Day violence say they’re prepared to handle Wednesday’s marches and rallies in the city.
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.
The Seattle police department says two of its officers have been arrested for suspicion of a hit-and-run and driving under the influence.
A federal judge has named a prominent Los Angeles police reformer to oversee changes at the Seattle Police Department.