Crime Section

Town Hall Meeting on Police Vehicles will be Thursday, March 10

Town Hall Meeting on Police Vehicles will be Thursday, March 10

The City of Normandy Park will be holding a Town Hall Meeting on Police Vehicles on Thursday, March 10 at the City Hall Recreation Center. The meeting will take place from 6 – 8 p.m. Here’s more... [Read more]

PODCAST: Obama cites Highline Public Schools; change in weather & more…

PODCAST: Obama cites Highline Public Schools; change in weather & more…

Here’s episode #37 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

VIDEO PODCAST: Major drug bust disrupts quiet neighborhood, more

VIDEO PODCAST: Major drug bust disrupts quiet neighborhood, more

Here’s episode #35 – this week as a video – of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported... [Read more]

Shane Chamberlain sentenced to 42 years for murder of Philip Hamlin

Shane Chamberlain sentenced to 42 years for murder of Philip Hamlin

On Friday morning (Jan. 15, 2016), Shane Ryan Chamberlain was sentenced to 42 years in prison for the first degree murder of 96-year old Philip D. Hamlin, of Normandy Park. As we previously reported, Chamberlain... [Read more]

Chicquette chosen new Normandy Park Mayor; Finance stays with Waters

Chicquette chosen new Normandy Park Mayor; Finance stays with Waters

by Jack Mayne In its first meeting with three new members, the Normandy Park City Council made a somewhat unusual decision to make a newly-elected member the Mayor for the next two years, replacing Susan... [Read more]

Normandy Park Police arrest mail theft suspect Wednesday morning

Normandy Park Police arrest mail theft suspect Wednesday morning

On Wednesday morning (Jan. 13), Normandy Park Police Sgt. Morella was notified that a suspicious truck seen in the area of mail thefts last week had returned to the same area. When he arrived on scene,... [Read more]

PODCAST: Burglary suspect arrested; bank robbed; Jack Mayne & more…

PODCAST: Burglary suspect arrested; bank robbed; Jack Mayne & more…

Here’s episode #33 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

UPDATE: Normandy Park Police arrest burglary suspect from Nov. break-in

UPDATE: Normandy Park Police arrest burglary suspect from Nov. break-in

UPDATE: On Thursday, Jan. 7, Normandy Park Police Detective Jeremy Hedrick, along with two Department of Corrections Community Correction Officers, arrested the suspect (pictured above) wanted for... [Read more]

LETTER: An update on the Normandy Park Police Dept. fundraising drive

LETTER: An update on the Normandy Park Police Dept. fundraising drive

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The Normandy Park Blog nor its staff:] Dear Editor, Our fundraising drive... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Des Moines Police seeking public’s help identifying burglary suspect

PHOTOS: Des Moines Police seeking public’s help identifying burglary suspect

From our sister site The Waterland Blog: The Des Moines Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying the suspect in these surveillance photos: He is associated to one confirmed... [Read more]