Crime Section

New Code Enforcement names did not impress citizens at Council meeting

New Code Enforcement names did not impress citizens at Council meeting

by Jack Mayne Many SeaTac citizens jeered at a suggestion that the city’s code enforcement agency get a bright new name and wondered if the ideas put out for public vote were for real. Earlier this month,... [Read more]

PODCAST: Normandy Park Police arrest Child Rapist, Comment of Week & more

PODCAST: Normandy Park Police arrest Child Rapist, Comment of Week & more

Here’s episode #7 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Shame on my city for trying to minimize and make light of problems’

LETTER: ‘Shame on my city for trying to minimize and make light of problems’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The SeaTac Blog nor its staff:] http://www.ci.seatac.wa.us/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=11191 As... [Read more]

Elderly woman seriously injured after being struck by SUV in SeaTac Tuesday

Elderly woman seriously injured after being struck by SUV in SeaTac Tuesday

An 86-year old woman was hit by an SUV on Military Road near S. 148th Street in SeaTac Tuesday afternoon (June 16), according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. The woman apparently stepped off... [Read more]

PODCAST: Burien burglar caught in the act, Normandy Park grenade & more…

PODCAST: Burien burglar caught in the act, Normandy Park grenade & more…

Here’s episode #5 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

SCAM ALERT: Kent Fire Dept. warns of salespeople offering duct/vent cleaning

SCAM ALERT: Kent Fire Dept. warns of salespeople offering duct/vent cleaning

Over the last week, the Kent Fire Department RFA has received several calls concerning door to door salespeople that are offering residential duct/vent cleaning as well as “other services.” According... [Read more]

Teen shot by police in SeaTac released from hospital, booked

Teen shot by police in SeaTac released from hospital, booked

The male teen suspect involved in the pursuit and ramming of a Deputy’s car which resulted in another deputy shooting at him has been released from Harborview Medical Center and booked into the youth... [Read more]

PODCAST: Police shoot teen in SeaTac; new shuttle service in Burien & more…

PODCAST: Police shoot teen in SeaTac; new shuttle service in Burien & more…

Here’s episode #4 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

City of SeaTac issues statement on Thursday night’s officer-involved shooting

City of SeaTac issues statement on Thursday night’s officer-involved shooting

The City of SeaTac on Friday (May 29) issued the following statement regarding Thursday night’s officer-involved shooting: Based on the officer-involved shooting of a young man in SeaTac last night,... [Read more]

Teen male wounded in officer-involved shooting in SeaTac Thursday night

Teen male wounded in officer-involved shooting in SeaTac Thursday night

This post was updated on Friday, May 29, 105 at 1:45 p.m.: The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that an officer shot a teen male in SeaTac Thursday night (May 28), after the suspect rammed... [Read more]