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Join us on Tuesday, April 28th, for our monthly meeting!

Our special guest will be Deputy Hersh T. Hoaglan, pilot of the Guardian One helicopter! Guardian One is a familiar sight over West Seattle, helping Seattle Police from the air to apprehend suspects. Deputy Hoaglan, from the Air Support Unit … Continue reading

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Bike Patrol and Cypercrime presentation highlights

Our meeting last Tuesday focused on two topics that we hadn’t explored in detail before. We learned about the expanded Bike Patrol from SPD Sgt. Jim Britt; he explained the advantages and effectiveness of having officers on bikes. Community Police Team … Continue reading

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New SPD newsletter has useful info and updates!

Our community’s Crime Prevention Coordinator, Mark Solomon emailed us his new newsletter today – quite useful and timely – it includes info about scams and property crime (the subject of one of our recent meetings). We’ve also attached this newsletter it in printable .pdf format, so … Continue reading

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Join us tomorrow, Tuesday, March 24th for our monthly meeting!

Our focus will be two-fold! Learn about the expanded SW Precinct Bike Patrol and Cybercrime. Our special guest will be Sgt. Jim Britt who oversees the expanded SW Precinct Bike Patrol program, which will “roll out” any day now. He will … Continue reading

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THANK YOU for continuing the conversation!

We want to extend our thanks to Seattle Police Chief, Kathleen O’Toole; as well as to SW Precinct Commander Captain, rather: newly appointed Assistant Chief, Steve Wilske; and everyone else who helped made last night’s “Continue the Conversation” meeting an engaging, interesting … Continue reading

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Continuing our Community Conversation with Seattle’s Police Chief

Please join us for the return visit by our Chief of Police as we continue our Community Conversation with her next Wednesday, March 11th at the West Seattle Senior Center. This will not be a formal presentation, but rather an opportunity for us to … Continue reading

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More information about how to deter property crime!

Many thanks to those of you who attended and participated in our meeting on Tuesday. If you missed it, you can find coverage of the meeting here. Following up after her presentation, Officer Erin Nicholson has forwarded us these detailed … Continue reading

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