Crime Section

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]

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]

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]

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]

Suspect convicted for murder of 96-year old Normandy Park man

Suspect convicted for murder of 96-year old Normandy Park man

A jury returned a verdict on Tuesday, Dec. 8, finding Shane Chamberlain guilty of Murder in the First Degree with a firearm enhancement and Attempted Murder in the First Degree with a deadly weapon enhancement... [Read more]

PODCAST: Jack Mayne Commentary on recent massive public records request

PODCAST: Jack Mayne Commentary on recent massive public records request

Here’s episode #30 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]

Rankin blames Council for levy lid loss which caused police force cuts

Rankin blames Council for levy lid loss which caused police force cuts

by Jack Mayne Normandy Park will lose two police officers and not hire a third as the city chopped over a half million from its budget due to the loss at the polls on Nov. 3 of a proposal to increase the... [Read more]

PODCAST: Shooting in SeaTac kills 1; Jack Mayne Commentary; forecast, more

PODCAST: Shooting in SeaTac kills 1; Jack Mayne Commentary; forecast, more

Here’s episode #26 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]

Vandals damage original Xavier Lopez Mural at Marvista Park over weekend

Vandals damage original Xavier Lopez Mural at Marvista Park over weekend

Over this last weekend, vandals damaged a mural recently painted by Artist Xavier Lopez Jr. on the restroom building at Marvista Park in Normandy Park. As we previously reported, Xavier painted the mural... [Read more]

Normandy Park Police will be checking for distracted drivers through December

Normandy Park Police will be checking for distracted drivers through December

The Normandy Park Police Department announced that it will be conducting distracted driving emphasis patrols in the city over the next four months – through December. Patrols will be focused on specific... [Read more]