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Armed Robber hits Papa John’s at Normandy Park Towne Center

Armed Robber hits Papa John’s at Normandy Park Towne Center

The Normandy Park Police Department is reporting that around 11 p.m. on Friday night (Nov. 21), Officer Norris and Reserve Officer McBride were dispatched to Papa John’s Pizza at Normandy Park Towne... [Read more]

Normandy Park Police bust hanging basket thief using GPS tracking unit

Normandy Park Police bust hanging basket thief using GPS tracking unit

The Normandy Park Police Department is reporting of a recent rash of thefts of hanging baskets from a local business. Police decided to track one of the baskets using GPS – that’s right, they put... [Read more]

JOB: Normandy Park Police Department seeking to hire one full-time Officer

JOB: Normandy Park Police Department seeking to hire one full-time Officer

The Normandy Park Police Department will be hiring one full-time Officer in early 2015, and the deadline to test for the position is Dec. 15. “Do you have what it takes to work for the City of Normandy... [Read more]

Police report brazen daytime burglary; Cadillac Coupe De Ville sought

Police report brazen daytime burglary; Cadillac Coupe De Ville sought

The Normandy Park Police Department is reporting of a daytime burglary in the 17800 block of 7th Place SW on Sunday, April 20. Police say the victim was outside gardening at the time of the burglary, when... [Read more]

Normandy Park crime generally down, arrests and service calls up

Normandy Park crime generally down, arrests and service calls up

by Jack Mayne Burglaries and assaults were down in Normandy Park last year over 2012, Police Chief Chris Gaddis told the City Council Tuesday night. Increases were logged for the number of calls for service,... [Read more]

Charges filed in Normandy Park homicide against Shane Chamberlain, 22

Charges filed in Normandy Park homicide against Shane Chamberlain, 22

Murder and assault charges were filed Tuesday afternoon (Jan. 28) against Shane Ryan Chamberlain, 22, who is accused of the fatal shooting of a 96-year-old man in his home on Saturday in Normandy Park. The... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Police seeking man who robbed same Key Bank twice in one week

PHOTOS: Police seeking man who robbed same Key Bank twice in one week

King County Sheriff’s Office detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying this man, who they say robbed a Key Bank in the 17800 block of 1st Ave South of Burien (map below) twice in September: On... [Read more]

Shooting in Normandy Park Puts Church into Lockdown

Shooting in Normandy Park Puts Church into Lockdown

Normandy Park Police say a shooting Thursday afternoon resulted in the closing of SW Normandy Park Road and a lockdown of John Knox Presbyterian Church. According to Police Chief Chris Gaddis, the shooting... [Read more]

ALERT: Normandy Park Police Warning Residents About Burglaries & Car Prowls

ALERT: Normandy Park Police Warning Residents About Burglaries & Car Prowls

The Normandy Park Police Department announced Tuesday (Nov. 20) that it’s warning citizens of a recent upswing in burglaries and vehicle prowls. “This is mainly happening off of 1st Ave, but... [Read more]

Key Bank on 1st Ave South Robbed Monday; Suspect Escapes on Foot

Key Bank on 1st Ave South Robbed Monday; Suspect Escapes on Foot

The King County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed what many BTB Readers and Facebook Fans told us this afternoon – the Key Bank located in the 17800 block of First Ave South in Normandy Park Burien... [Read more]