SeaTac Helps Disabled Man with Food

April 1- SeaTac officers were called to a financial facility where a man was facing difficulties. Upon arrival, officers learned the developmentally disabled man needed food but his account was overdrawn. When SeaTac officers heard the man’s story, they took up a quick collection and made sure the man was able to buy himself food.Continue reading “SeaTac Helps Disabled Man with Food”

SeaTac Police Make Drug Bust

March 13-On March 6, 2020, SeaTac police undercover detectives, assisted by the Criminal Investigative Unit and Patrol, along with undercover units from Burien, Sound Transit and the Gang Unit, executed three search warrants at residences in the City of SeaTac and Tukwila. These warrants were the culmination of an investigation that involved two subjects whoContinue reading “SeaTac Police Make Drug Bust”

Pedestrian Safety Focus of SeaTac PD

February 28-The SeaTac Police Department’s Traffic Unit will be conducting another emphasis next week, focusing on pedestrian safety.  On Wednesday, March 4, SeaTac PD Traffic Units will be watching the crosswalks along International Boulevard South.  They will be contacting drivers who drive through crosswalks while they are occupied by pedestrians.  Washington Law requires drivers stopContinue reading “Pedestrian Safety Focus of SeaTac PD”

Grocery Store Shoplifting Crackdown

February 28- On Sunday, February 23, SeaTac Police supported a shoplifting emphasis at a SeaTac grocery store on Military Road South.  Five suspected shoplifters were questioned by store security and SeaTac Police Officers made three arrests for suspected shoplifting. In total, $629 worth of stolen merchandise was recovered.  The Asset Protection Manager for the storeContinue reading “Grocery Store Shoplifting Crackdown”

HOV Lane Traffic Emphasis Patrols

The SeaTac Police Department’s next traffic emphasis will be centered on HOV lane violations.  Next week, particularly on Wednesday February 26, traffic officers will be focused on the HOV lanes along International Boulevard South.  They will be contacting drivers who fail to comply with the requirement to have multiple passengers in the vehicle before usingContinue reading “HOV Lane Traffic Emphasis Patrols”

Learn About SeaTac Police

On Thursday February 13, SeaTac Police Department’s Street Crimes Detectives made a presentation to a Criminal Justice class at Bellevue College. Detectives spoke with more than 20 students about law enforcement work and the path to become a law enforcement officer in Washington State. The main focus of the presentation was the correlation between today’sContinue reading “Learn About SeaTac Police”

SeaTac Police Stop Sign Emphasis Patrols

January 31-Continuing efforts in traffic safety and in response to community concerns, the SeaTac Police Department Traffic Unit is planning an emphasis regarding Stop Sign compliance.  The emphasis will be conducted on Tuesday, February 4, during the late morning/early afternoon hours.  The area of focus for this emphasis will be the intersection of South 180thContinue reading “SeaTac Police Stop Sign Emphasis Patrols”

SeaTac Police Emphasis Patrols

January 24- As part of the SeaTac Police Department’s ongoing effort to increase safety along City roadways, the SeaTac officers will be conducting a traffic emphasis on Wednesday, January 29.  This emphasis will occur primarily along International Boulevard South.  Enforcement efforts will be focused on inattentive and distracted driving that is related to the useContinue reading “SeaTac Police Emphasis Patrols”

Meat Cleaver Robbers Caught

On December 5, 2019, a SeaTac resident was walking along South 176th Street, carrying bags after recently shopping.  As the man walked, he was approached by a male and a female.  When the couple got close, the male produced a large meat cleaver and demanded the victim hand over the bags.  The victim refused andContinue reading “Meat Cleaver Robbers Caught”