In the News

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Inmates bestow wisdom and playing boards upon Detective's chess club

by MARCUS HARRISON GREEN, SOUTH SEATTLE EMERALD

Published October 30, 2016

 

This is what being a Seattle cop is like

By SUSAN KELLEHER, PACIFIC NW MAGAZINE

Published August 4, 2016

VIDEO:  Patrolling the streets while the city sleeps

 

Seattle assistant chief to lead national black law-enforcement group

By SARAH JARVIS, SEATTLE TIMES

Published July 28, 2016

 

Seattle police pulls off birthday surprise for 11-year-old boy

By JOSH GREEN, WSTS2 

Published July 25, 2016

 

After tragedy, hopeful signs in rebuilding the public’s trust of police

By SUE RAHR, SEATTLE TIMES

Published July 13, 2016

 

Seattle PD bike cops remain a leader nationally 

By ALEX ROZIER, KING     
Published June 15, 2016



Seattle's Safe Place program getting interest from other major cities

By BRANDI KRUSE, Q13 FOX    
Published June 14, 2016

Washington, My Home: Community celebrates decade of chess, inspiration from police detective

By GENNA MARTIN, SEATTLEPI.COM STAFF   
Published June 14, 2016

How a Police Detective Helps Inmates Prepare to Live on the Outside

By SIMONE WEICHSELBAUM, THE MARSHALL PROJECT
Published June 1, 2016 

 

South Seattle chess program teaches kids valuable life lessons

BY LEE STOLL, KOMONEWS.COM    
Published May 30, 2015



An inside look at the Seattle Police Gang Unit 

By ALEX ROZIER, KING    
Published May 17, 2016

Paying for it: Seattle cops using their own money to get the job done

BY DYER OXLEY, MyNorthwest.com 
​Published May 12, 2016 

Mystery WWII hero identified, SPD returns medals to son

BY KOMO STAFF
Published February 4, 2016

 

SPD detective organizes furniture round-up for charity