Crime Section

Tukwila Police recover stolen car, credit cards, social security cards & more

Tukwila Police recover stolen car, credit cards, social security cards & more

On Sunday night, Jan. 14, Tukwila Police Officers working the night shift responded to reports of a male and female with flashlights trying to break into a vehicle in the 14400 block of 34th Ave S. (map... [Read more]

Man arrested after human remains found in Tukwila

Man arrested after human remains found in Tukwila

Detectives with the Tukwila Police Department’s Major Crimes Unit (MCU) are investigating the discovery of human remains found Thursday, Jan. 11 by a resident in the 5800 block of S. 152nd Place (map... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Suspicious device’ on Southcenter Blvd. turns out to be rice cooker

UPDATE: ‘Suspicious device’ on Southcenter Blvd. turns out to be rice cooker

UPDATE 4:20 p.m. Jan. 9, 2018: Tukwila Police have re-opened Southcenter Blvd., and are reporting that the ‘suspicious device’ found at a bus shelter was actually a rice cooker: The suspicious... [Read more]

VIDEO: Tukwila Police pursue an elusive pig named ‘Monty’

VIDEO: Tukwila Police pursue an elusive pig named ‘Monty’

On Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, Tukwila Police officers performed a chase, only this pursuit was of the porcine variety, involving an elusive pig named ‘Morty.’ Unfortunately (or fortunately if... [Read more]

Illegal street racers busted in four-city, multi-agency police operation

Illegal street racers busted in four-city, multi-agency police operation

On Friday, July 14, Multiple King County Police Agencies (Auburn, Kent, Renton, and Tukwila) in collaboration with Washington State Troopers created a multi-agency task force that participated in an illegal... [Read more]

Shooting at Westfield Southcenter Mall in Tukwila Saturday night

Shooting at Westfield Southcenter Mall in Tukwila Saturday night

The Tukwila Police Department is reporting that at at least one gunshot was fired in the Westfield Southcenter Mall Saturday night, July 1, around 8:45 p.m. The shooting stemmed from a dispute between... [Read more]

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Tukwila Mayor Allan Ekberg speaks at Mayors’ Luncheon

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Tukwila Mayor Allan Ekberg speaks at Mayors’ Luncheon

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce held its annual Mayors’ Luncheon at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac on Friday, June 9, and below are videos and photos from the event. On hand at this annual... [Read more]

Have ‘Coffee with a Cop’ on Wednesday, May 24

Have ‘Coffee with a Cop’ on Wednesday, May 24

Have ‘Coffee with a Cop’ on Wednesday, May 24 at the Starbucks near Macy’s at Southcenter Mall, from 4 – 7 p.m. “Please join us for a cup of coffee and a very informal meet... [Read more]

Two Tukwila teens stabbed by woman from Des Moines in Seattle Tuesday night

Two Tukwila teens stabbed by woman from Des Moines in Seattle Tuesday night

Two teens from Tukwila – a 16-year old male and 19-year old female – were stabbed by a woman from Des Moines in an altercation in Seattle Tuesday night, May 9. Police say that at around 10 p.m. Tuesday,... [Read more]

City of Tukwila holding Public Safety Plan meeting this Saturday, March 18

City of Tukwila holding Public Safety Plan meeting this Saturday, March 18

The City of Tukwila will be holding an Open house about the new Public Safety Plan at Tukwila Fire Station 54 this Saturday, March 18, from 10 a.m. – Noon. “Residents of Tukwila recently approved... [Read more]