seattle police department

Seattle Officers in Fatal Shooting Identified
SEATTLE (AP) — Two officers who fatally shot a 30-year-old Seattle mother in her apartment have been identified.
The Seattle Police Department said Wednesday that 34-year-old Steven McNew and 32-year-old Jason Anderson were the officers who shot Charleena Lyles on Sunday...
Seattle Mayor Submits Police Accountability Legislation
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle City Council is set to review legislation Mayor Ed Murray says will create the strongest and most transparent oversight of the city's police department in Seattle's history.
KING-TV reported Wednesday that the proposal creates an independent Office of Inspec…
Seattle Police Officers to Start Wearing Body Cameras
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Police Department is outfitting its first group of officers with body cameras starting this week.
KOMO-TV reports that about a dozen officers in the city's bike squad will begin wearing the devices Thursday. The officers were assigned cameras and went through tra…
Seattle Says It’ll Miss Deadline on Police Reform Effort
SEATTLE (AP) — The city of Seattle says it won't be able to produce police-accountability legislation by Labor Day as promised.
The Seattle Times reports the city informed a federal judge Thursday that it needs more time to work on the legislation aimed at bolstering civilian oversight and…
“The Cloud”Helps In Reporting Child Pornography Crime
Trained eyes are getting credit for a child pornography arrest that started in "the cloud" and ended here in Yakima county. Microsoft's Skydrive lets users freely store pictures, videos and documents and can be accessed from pretty much anywhere...