Crime Section

Police discover body, investigating possible homicide in nearby Top Hat area

Police discover body, investigating possible homicide in nearby Top Hat area

Police on Thursday (Oct. 23) discovered a body in a wooded area behind some homes in the 10700 block of 6th Ave South in nearby Top Hat, and are investigating a suspected homicide. Detectives were looking... [Read more]

Julian Chivington named new  White Center Storefront Deputy

Julian Chivington named new White Center Storefront Deputy

Deputy Julian Chivington has been selected as the new storefront deputy for the White Center community. Chivington has been with the King County Sheriff’s Office since 2008, and his most recent assignment... [Read more]

Suspect still at large in White Center stabbing incident Friday morning

Suspect still at large in White Center stabbing incident Friday morning

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that shortly after 3 a.m. Friday morning (Oct. 17), they received a 9-1-1 call about a bloodied stabbing victim in the 10800 block of 1st Ave SW in White... [Read more]

Upthegrove introduces body camera proposal for King County Sheriff’s Officers

Upthegrove introduces body camera proposal for King County Sheriff’s Officers

King County Councilmember Dave Upthegrove introduced legislation this week calling for a pilot project of wearable body cameras for the King County Sheriff’s Office. If passed, all KCSO police officers... [Read more]

Bail set at $500,000 for man who stole car with 10-month old child inside

Bail set at $500,000 for man who stole car with 10-month old child inside

A judge set bail Thursday (Aug. 28) at $500,000 for a 25-year-old man who was arrested on investigation of kidnapping and auto theft after he allegedly stole an SUV with a 10-month-old child inside. The... [Read more]

Car thief steals SUV with 10-month old baby inside

Car thief steals SUV with 10-month old baby inside

Police have apprehended a car thief who sped away from a West Seattle convenience store Wednesday afternoon (Aug. 27) after stealing an SUV with a 10-month-old child inside. The suspect fled the store... [Read more]

Man stabbed in White Center

Man stabbed in White Center

Police say that a man was stabbed in the back by another man after they were unable to enter a White Center bar early Thursday morning. Deputies were still searching for the suspect, who is described as... [Read more]

Suspect arrested in White Center rape

Suspect arrested in White Center rape

Police in Oklahoma arrested a 25-year old male for the March rape of a female in the White Center area. The case was solved when the Washington State Patrol Crime Lab developed a DNA profile from evidence... [Read more]

Fatal shooting in White Center Monday

Fatal shooting in White Center Monday

A fatal shooting killed a man in the 10700 block of Meyers Way South in White Center around 4 p.m. on Monday, May 26. Police say that three or four acquaintances got in “some kind of argument over... [Read more]

Recognize this guy? Police release sketch of White Center rape suspect

Recognize this guy? Police release sketch of White Center rape suspect

King County Sheriff’s detectives have released a sketch of a man that violently assaulted and raped a woman earlier this month. On Friday, March 7, just after midnight the victim was walking eastbound... [Read more]

King County Medical Examiner identifies Burien boy shot in White Center

King County Medical Examiner identifies Burien boy shot in White Center

On Monday (March 24), the King County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the 17-year old boy killed in a White Center shooting last week as Ruben Castillo, Jr. of Burien (read our previous coverage... [Read more]