Police Section

VIDEO: Task force created to investigate 11 shootings along SR 509 since June

VIDEO: Task force created to investigate 11 shootings along SR 509 since June

On Thursday afternoon, Jan. 17, 2019, a press conference was held at Burien Police Precinct #4, where a task force was announced to investigate a pattern of unsolved shootings – 11 so far – on and... [Read more]

Normandy Park gets first speed feedback sign on Normandy Road

Normandy Park gets first speed feedback sign on Normandy Road

Normandy Park’s first speed feedback sign has gone up on Normandy Road: Normandy Park Police say that two more will be going up in other parts of the City shortly. Police add: “The City purchased... [Read more]

‘Tip-a-(Normandy Park) Cop’ and help Special Olympics on Saturday, Oct. 27

‘Tip-a-(Normandy Park) Cop’ and help Special Olympics on Saturday, Oct. 27

Normandy Park Police are partnering with the Criminal Justice Training Commission for this year’s annual ‘Tip-a-Cop’ event to raise money for Special Olympics on Saturday, Oct. 27. “We... [Read more]

Fight local crime at National Night Out event at City Hall Park Tues., Aug. 7

Fight local crime at National Night Out event at City Hall Park Tues., Aug. 7

Normandy Park Police announced that on Tuesday, Aug. 7, from 6 – 8 p.m., there will be a National Night Out Event at City Hall Park (801 SW 174th Street, map below). “It will be a great time to... [Read more]

Officer-involved shooting in Normandy Park sends 1 to hospital

Officer-involved shooting in Normandy Park sends 1 to hospital

An officer-involved shooting in Normandy Park sent one to the hospital early Friday morning, June 22. The incident happened just before 5 a.m. Friday, when a subject was shot in the shoulder by a Normandy... [Read more]

High speed chase of stolen car through area ends in crash in Normandy Park

High speed chase of stolen car through area ends in crash in Normandy Park

Story & Photos by Aaron Wells Shortly after 10 p.m. on Sunday night (April 8), a Burien police officer spotted an occupied stolen vehicle driving eastbound on SW 148th St. in Burien. The driver of... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help finding vulnerable man missing from Burien

Police seeking public’s help finding vulnerable man missing from Burien

The King County Sheriff’s Office and Burien Police are requesting the public’s help in locating a vulnerable adult man who walked away from his home in Burien Monday, Feb. 19: Brandon Wootton has been... [Read more]

Normandy Park Police Department holding Police Forum Wednesday, Feb. 7

Normandy Park Police Department holding Police Forum Wednesday, Feb. 7

The Normandy Park Police Department will be holding a Police Forum on Wednesday, Feb. 7, from 7 – 9 p.m. at City Hall. “This is an opportunity to hear from the Police Chief about crime trends,... [Read more]

Normandy Park Police teaching free women’s self defense class starting Jan. 17

Normandy Park Police teaching free women’s self defense class starting Jan. 17

The Normandy Park Police Department will be teaching a free 12-hour women’s self defense course at the Normandy Park Congregational Church located at 19247 1st Ave S., starting Jan. 17. The class... [Read more]

City of Normandy Park will change police dispatch services to NORCOM

City of Normandy Park will change police dispatch services to NORCOM

This past Tuesday (Dec. 12), the Normandy Park City Council approved an agreement to change police dispatch services from the Port of Seattle to the North East King County Regional Public Safety Communication... [Read more]