Entries by media@seattlepoliceofficers.org

Public Safety Crisis

Public Safety Crisis The Seattle Police Officers’ Guild is disappointed that the Seattle City Council continues to be anti-public safety. Yesterday’s council vote that blocked any measures of recruiting and retaining police officers is another blow to our community’s safety and well-being. This vote comes at a time when Seattle is already facing historic crime […]

The Assault on Seattle’s Police

A federal monitor lists the damage from the progressive purge. SEATTLE – Across urban America the evidence is piling up that when you demonize police and cut their budget, you get more crime. The latest example is Seattle, where slashing the police budget has imperiled reform and endangered poor and minority communities. Federal Judge James […]

Vaccine Mandate for Seattle City Workers

Vaccine Mandate for Seattle City Workers The Seattle Police Officers Guild believes that City of Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan’s announcement today ordering all City of Seattle workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19 by October 18th, 2021 or face termination is a mandatory subject of bargaining. Mayor Durkan’s timeline for vaccination doesn’t provide enough time for […]

I-90 Debris Throwers Strike Again

SEATTLE – The rock throwers have struck again along Seattle freeways.  There were two more cases targeting drivers on I-90 and the I-5 ramp to I-90 in Seattle on Monday night.  A KOMO News crew was there after one of the drivers pulled over with a damaged windshield along I-90 at Rainier Avenue.  It’s the […]