Entries by media@seattlepoliceofficers.org

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 […]

Lexi Harris Benevolent Fund Details

LEGACY MEMORIAL ACCOUNT ESTABLISHED FOR SPD OFFICER LEXI HARRIS FUNDS WILL GO TO SUPPORT COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS AND FAMILY (Seattle, WA) — A memorial fund to honor fallen Seattle Police Officer Alexandra “Lexi” Harris has been established by the Seattle Police Officers Guild. The Officer Lexi Harris Benevolent Account will be used to continue her legacy […]

Seattle Police Department Line of Duty Death

Seattle Police Department Line of Duty Death  The Seattle Police Officers’ Guild (SPOG) is confirming the tragic Line of Duty Death involving one of our members. Yesterday at approximately 0118 hours, a Seattle Police Officer took police action to assist a motorist on I-5 within the City of Seattle. Sadly, while serving the community, the […]

‘She’s all I had:’ Man speaks out after stranger kills his dog in random downtown Seattle attack

SEATTLE – A 67-year-old man whose beloved dog was killed in a random attack in Seattle’s Pioneer Square neighborhood is speaking out about the experience exclusively to Q13 News. Police say a man confronted John Hickey as he walked his dog Alice near Courthouse Park on Saturday. The suspect allegedly demanded Hickey’s jacket but backed […]

Seattle police union chief fears losing close to 400 officers within two years as crime levels soar

As crime levels in Seattle continue to climb, more police officers are fleeing the force for jobs in police departments outside the city, where politics may play less of a role in shaping law enforcement decisions. More than 200 officers have left the Seattle Police Department in the past year, leaving staffing levels below what […]

Det. Antonio Terry – EOW: 6/4/94

On June 4, 1994, at about 1:30AM, Seattle Police Detective Antonio Terry was shot and killed in the line of duty. Detective Terry was exiting I-5 near Boeing field, at the Swift-Albro exit, when he happened upon an occupied disabled vehicle. Detective Terry stopped his unmarked police car behind the disabled vehicle. One of the […]