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SPD Officer Removed From Public Patrol Duties After Facebook Rant, Suspicious Arrest

The Seattle Police Department is apologizing for a questionable arrest one of its officers made last summer.

CBS Seattle–01/29/2015

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Seattle Mayor Backtracks On Officer’s Discipline

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.

CBS Seattle–02/24/2014

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Seattle Police To Hand Out Bags Of Chips At Hempfest

The Seattle Police Department confirms officers will distribute information about upcoming marijuana laws via stickers on bags of chips.

08/14/2013

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Best Seattle Music Connoisseurs To Follow On Twitter

For the best and most up to date music news, reviews and concert information in the Pacific Northwest, be sure to follow the listed Seattle music experts on Twitter.

02/14/2013

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Best Valentine’s and Anti-Valentine’s Day Ideas For Singles in Seattle

Hate the holiday or single and looking? Either way, let your inhibitions go and get out to enjoy the evening. There are lots of fun events for singles – whether you want to celebrate the day…. or not.

01/24/2013

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Rob McKenna Campaign Staffer Apologizes for Tweets

A campaign staffer for Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob McKenna has apologized for two tweets she sent months ago making fun of Asians and the elderly.

07/16/2012