Crime Section

Normandy Park Police chase car prowlers in stolen vehicle early Wednesday

Normandy Park Police chase car prowlers in stolen vehicle early Wednesday

The Normandy Park Police Department is reporting a short chase of a stolen vehicle by an officer Wednesday morning at 1:46 a.m. (Dec. 18). An Officer was called to suspicious activity – a possible car... [Read more]

Thieves crash truck into Normandy Park Market, steal ATM machine

Thieves crash truck into Normandy Park Market, steal ATM machine

Thieves crashed their pick-up truck through the doors of the Normandy Park Market early Monday (Dec. 8) then stole the automatic teller machine and fled. A video surveillance camera showed a new black... [Read more]

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]

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]

SCAM ALERT: Don’t fall for fake Sheriff’s Office warrant phone scam

SCAM ALERT: Don’t fall for fake Sheriff’s Office warrant phone scam

The Normandy Park Police Department issued the following alert for residents on Sunday, April 13, warning of a telephone scam where a caller impersonates a Sergeant with the King County Sheriff’s... [Read more]

Suspicious package found at Normandy Park Market

Suspicious package found at Normandy Park Market

Photos courtesy Normandy Park Police Department A suspicious package caused Normandy Park Police to call in the Port of Seattle bomb squad Friday afternoon (April 11) to investigate a package in the... [Read more]

Rare Normandy Park nighttime burglary quickly solved

Rare Normandy Park nighttime burglary quickly solved

Normandy Park Police Chief Chris Gaddis says two pre-dawn burglary attempts were solved within hours. “Due to the fantastic police work by Officer Dave Unger and Officer Jeremy Hedrick, we have arrested... [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]

Accused murderer of 96-year old Normandy Park man pleads ‘Not Guilty’

Accused murderer of 96-year old Normandy Park man pleads ‘Not Guilty’

Shane Ryan Chamberlain, 22, was arraigned Monday morning (Feb. 10), and entered a ‘Not Guilty’ plea to murder and assault charges for the alleged fatal shooting of Philip Hamlin, a 96-year-old... [Read more]