Crime Section

Police report daytime burglary on Sunday; Cadillac Coupe De Ville sought

Police report daytime burglary on Sunday; 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 Friday afternoon

Suspicious package found at Normandy Park Market Friday afternoon

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]

Mail stolen from US Postal Service truck in Normandy Park Tuesday

Mail stolen from US Postal Service truck in Normandy Park Tuesday

Early Tuesday (Jan. 28), there was a theft from a US Postal service truck in the 19200 block of Normandy Park Drive SW, according to Normandy Park Police Chief Chris Gaddis. “The suspect in this... [Read more]

Mailbox vandalism continues in Normandy Park

Mailbox vandalism continues in Normandy Park

From the Normandy Park Police Chief Facebook Page comes this update on mailbox vandalism: There has been another run on mail box vandalism and mail theft. Our Officers were dispatched to a suspicious vehicle... [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]

Normandy Park Police arrest door-to-door salesman Wednesday

Normandy Park Police arrest door-to-door salesman Wednesday

On Wednesday (Sept. 25), Normandy Park Police Officers Jeremy Hedrick, Brian Norris and John Lievero arrested an Oregon Department of Corrections Felony warrant suspect in White Center. Here are the details... [Read more]