UPDATE: Police seeking public’s help locating ‘armed & dangerous’ suspect

UPDATE: Police seeking public’s help locating ‘armed & dangerous’ suspect

UPDATE Dec. 9, 2018: King County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit has identified the suspect in the Nov. 19 homicide in the 10000 block of 1st Ave SW as 24-year old Mical D. Roberts: Roberts... [Read more]


26-year old man shot in hand in White Center Wednesday night

26-year old man shot in hand in White Center Wednesday night

The King County Sheriff’s Office reports that a 26-year old man was shot in in the 9600 block of 15th Ave SW of White Center on Wednesday night, Dec. 5. The victim suffered gunshot to his hand, and... [Read more]


Man shot, killed inside home near White Center Monday night

Man shot, killed inside home near White Center Monday night

The King County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting in the 10000 block of 1st Ave SW near White Center (map below). The male victim was apparently shot and killed inside a home. No... [Read more]


‘Family Night Out’ against crime Tues., Aug. 7 at Steve Cox Memorial Park

‘Family Night Out’ against crime Tues., Aug. 7 at Steve Cox Memorial Park

FAMILY NIGHT OUT STEVE COX MEMORIAL PARK Tuesday, Aug. 7 from 5 – 7 p.m. The Annual King County Parks Night Out Against Crime Family event is back on Tuesday, Aug. 7 from 5-7pm at Steve Cox Memorial... [Read more]


Uncle Ike’s pot shop in White Center robbed by armed suspect Mon. morning

Uncle Ike’s pot shop in White Center robbed by armed suspect Mon. morning

On Monday morning (July 30) at around 8 a.m., Uncle Ike’s cannabis shop located in the 9800 block of 15th Ave SW in White Center was robbed. Police say that the suspect – described as a black male... [Read more]


King County increases funding for 4th of July patrols in unincorporated areas

King County increases funding for 4th of July patrols in unincorporated areas

King County’s unincorporated communities – including most of the White Center area – will get assistance in keeping the 4th of July holiday safe, with a $25,000 boost in sheriff funding for increased... [Read more]


Student at Cascade Middle School arrested for bringing BB gun to school

Student at Cascade Middle School arrested for bringing BB gun to school

A student at Cascade Middle School was arrested and booked to the Youth Service Center for bringing a realistic looking BB gun to school on Wednesday, June 6, according to the King County Sheriff’s... [Read more]


Bank robbery suspect taken into custody after stand-off with police

Bank robbery suspect taken into custody after stand-off with police

Photos courtesy Aaron Wells A suspect in the robbery of a Key Bank in White Center barricaded himself inside an apartment in North Burien Thursday afternoon (March 22), according to the King County... [Read more]


Student arrested after bringing loaded gun to New Start High School Thursday

Student arrested after bringing loaded gun to New Start High School Thursday

A student was arrested after being found in possession of a loaded gun at New Start High School on Thursday, Feb. 15. A social media post surfaced that led to suspicion of the student possessing a weapon.... [Read more]


PHOTOS: Students at Evergreen High School walkout in protest of gun violence

PHOTOS: Students at Evergreen High School walkout in protest of gun violence

Below are photos taken by Efrain Moreno, a student at Evergreen High School, of the walkout protest against gun violence on Wednesday, March 14, 2018. Efrain said: “The walkout at Evergreen High... [Read more]


SCAM ALERT: Police warning residents about telephone kidnapping scam

SCAM ALERT: Police warning residents about telephone kidnapping scam

In a span of four days a new scam has surfaced, and the King County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents not to fall for it. Scammers are calling parents and telling them their children have been... [Read more]


Lockdown at Cascade Middle School due to false alarm

Lockdown at Cascade Middle School due to false alarm

A lockdown at Cascade Middle School on Wednesday morning (Feb. 28) was due to a false alarm. Highline Public Schools says that a student got ahold of a staff member’s radio, then radioed out a false... [Read more]


Police seeking public’s help finding vulnerable man missing since Monday

Police seeking public’s help finding vulnerable man missing since Monday

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]


Man struck by 60-foot articulated Metro bus in White Center Sunday night

Man struck by 60-foot articulated Metro bus in White Center Sunday night

A 59-year old male was struck by a 60-foot long double articulated Metro bus which was southbound on 15th Ave SW approaching SW 100th Street (map below) on Sunday night, Feb. 18. Police say that the bus... [Read more]


Have ‘Coffee with at Cop’ at White Center Starbucks on Friday, Feb. 16

Have ‘Coffee with at Cop’ at White Center Starbucks on Friday, Feb. 16

JOIN YOUR NEIGHBORS AND SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES FOR COFFEE AND CONVERSATION AT ‘COFFEE WITH A COP’ ON  FRIDAY, FEB. 16 “No agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns,... [Read more]


Next North Highline Unincorporated Area Council Meeting is Thursday, Feb. 1

Next North Highline Unincorporated Area Council Meeting is Thursday, Feb. 1

The next North Highline Unincorporated Area Council Meeting will be this Thursday, Feb. 1, starting at 7 p.m. On the agenda this week is King County Libraries, Highline Schools, Seola Pond Restoration... [Read more]


Police seeking public’s help locating White Center double murder suspect

Police seeking public’s help locating White Center double murder suspect

King County Sheriff’s Detectives are asking for the public’s help locating a man who is wanted for shooting and killing two men in White Center earlier this month. Police say that Merle Charles Buchanan,... [Read more]


If you heard gunshots early Thursday morning, here’s what happened

If you heard gunshots early Thursday morning, here’s what happened

If you heard gunshots in White Center around 2:30 a.m. early Thursday morning (Jan. 11), here’s what the King County Sheriff’s Office told The White Center Blog: Multiple neighbors in the 10400... [Read more]


Former White Center cop promoted to Commander of Burien Precinct 4

Former White Center cop promoted to Commander of Burien Precinct 4

Bryan Howard of the King County Sheriff’s Office has been promoted to Major, and will now serve as Precinct Commander of the Burien Precinct, which also serves White Center. Major Howard – formerly... [Read more]


Shooting in White Center early Saturday leaves 1 man dead, 1 injured

Shooting in White Center early Saturday leaves 1 man dead, 1 injured

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a shooting outside Club Taradise early Saturday (Jan. 6) has left one man dead and another injured. Police say that shortly after 1 a.m., King County... [Read more]