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December 17, 2014 at 11:06 AM

Issaquah school remains closed Thursday after letter threat found

UPDATE, Thursday, 5:50 a.m. | Pacific Cascade Middle School in the Issaquah School District will remain closed on Thursday after a a threatening letter was found on Wednesday. From the district’s website: Investigations into the threat letter discovered at PCMS are continuing with law enforcement. As of this morning, no new information has come to light….

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Comments | More in Education, The Blotter | Topics: Issaquah School District, King County Sheriff's Office, school threat

December 5, 2014 at 11:06 AM

Cuffed for class? Man runs into high school to avoid arrest

A man who had pulled up at Kentwood High School on Friday morning to drop off a relative made a dash for class himself after he was stopped by police. The man was stopped by King County sheriff’s deputies outside the Covington school for investigation of reckless driving, said sheriff’s spokeswoman Sgt. DB Gates. Once officers…

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Comments | More in Education, The Blotter | Topics: Kent School District, Kentwood, King County Sheriff's Office

December 4, 2014 at 5:47 PM

9 arrests after search warrants are served at massage parlors

Nine people were arrested after detectives served search warrants on 10 massage parlors and residences throughout King and Snohomish counties Thursday, officials said. An investigation began three months ago after Burien residents submitted complaints over activity at massage parlors in the city, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. Detectives determined employees were engaging in acts…

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November 21, 2014 at 6:12 PM

1 dead, 1 injured in collision in Burien

One person died after a two-car collision in Burien Friday evening, officials said. The collision was reported in the 15300 block of Ambaum Boulevard Southwest, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. One person was pronounced dead at the scene and another taken to a hospital. The road will be closed for at least a few hours…

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Comments | More in Traffic & Transit | Topics: Burien, King County Sheriff's Office

November 4, 2014 at 4:29 PM

King Co. deputies arrest three in car-prowl, identity-theft ring

Officers have arrested three people suspected of being responsible for a rash of car prowls and identify-theft cases throughout King County. King County Sheriff’s Office and Sammamish detectives have linked two men and one woman to possibly more than 30 cases in Seattle, Redmond, Mercer Island and other jurisdictions around the county, according to the Sheriff’s…

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Comments | Topics: Danny Westneat, King County Sheriff's Office, Silver van

November 4, 2014 at 11:29 AM

Girl, 13, accused of posting threats against Issaquah school

A 13-year-old girl could face criminal charges after authorities say she allegedly threatened to shoot students and staff at Pacific Cascade Middle School in Issaquah. According to the King County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were made aware of the threats on Monday night after receiving a call from someone who had seen the alleged threats online. “The threats were to…

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Comments | More in Education, The Blotter | Topics: Issaquah, King County Sheriff's Office, school threats

November 3, 2014 at 7:37 PM

Fill-in named to supervise King Co. law-enforcement oversight

The current director of the King County Office of Labor Relations will supervise the Office of Law Enforcement Oversight on an interim basis while a national search is conducted for a permanent director, the King County Council announced Monday. Patti Cole-Tindall will supervise the oversight office while remaining in her labor-relations position during the interim period,…

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Comments | More in The Blotter | Topics: King County Sheriff's Office, Office of Law Enforcement Oversight

October 27, 2014 at 7:19 PM

Man injured in White Center shooting; suspect at large

Sheriff’s deputies are searching for a suspect after man was shot in White Center Monday night. A man was injured after the shooting in the 10300 block of 28th Avenue Southwest, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office. He was taken to Harborview Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries. A K-9 unit is working to track down the…

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October 23, 2014 at 11:16 AM

Body found near White Center tied to earlier investigation

  Update at 2:15 p.m.: Sheriff’s spokeswoman Sgt. DB Gates said,  “We can say the body we discovered today is related to that earlier investigation. It was information we received while continuing to work the Shelly/Marshmallow case that led us to the location here. “The body found today is female, but we still don’t even know who…

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Comments | More in The Blotter | Topics: homicide, King County Sheriff's Office, White Center

October 23, 2014 at 6:34 AM

Deputies searching for suspect in Burien double shooting

King County sheriff’s deputies are searching for a suspect who shot two people at a Burien apartment complex this morning. The victims were shot in the 1200 block of Southwest 124th Street about 4:45 a.m. in what the sheriff’s office described as a domestic violence incident. They didn’t reveal the relationship between the victims and the suspect. The…

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