Category Archives: Announcements

Guess where we’ll “BEE” next Saturday, May 16th?

Forgive us for the puns…the answer to the question is that we plan to “buzz over” to the 3rd annual West Seattle Bee Festival at High Point Commons Park (6400 Sylvan Way SW, Seattle, WA 98126). We’ll be among the community groups participating in … Continue reading

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GiveBIG on Tuesday, May 5th!

Did you know that this coming Tuesday, May 5th, marks the 5th annual GiveBIG campaign? The Seattle Foundation sponsors this one-day, online charitable giving event to raise awareness and make it easy to donate to nonprofit organizations who are doing good work in our … Continue reading

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New SPD Community Safety newsletter has arrived!

We received a new newsletter this week from Mark Solomon, our community’s Crime Prevention Coordinator – it includes additional info about some of the scams taking place in the Seattle area. We’ve also attached this newsletter it in printable .pdf format, so you can share it! Seattle Police … Continue reading

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Meeting follow-up: Guardian One presentation is online!

Many thanks to those of you who attended our April 28th West Seattle Block Watch Captains’ Network meeting which featured a presentation by Deputy Hersh Hoaglan, pilot of the Guardian One helicopter. It was an interesting and informative presentation! If you missed it, … Continue reading

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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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