KIRO 7 News Staff

KIRO 7 News Staff

Bomb squad dismantles explosive device in Silverdale

The Washington State Patrol bomb squad has dismantled an explosive device found in a Silverdale parking lot.
11 hours ago

Olympia police respond to bomb threat Monday morning

Olympia police officers are responding to a bomb threat Monday morning.
2 days ago

Mayoral candidates debate, share vision for future of SPD

A Sunday debate hosted by the Washington State ACLU focused on public safety, with the main topic centered around the future of SPD.
3 days ago

Police: Two in custody after hit-and-run suspect rams patrol car; officer fires shots

Two people were taken into custody after a driver suspected of a hit-and-run rammed an officer’s patrol vehicle, resulting in the officer firing shots at the car Saturday night in Medina.
4 days ago

2 people shot in Seattle; suspect surrenders to police after SWAT negotiation

A suspect surrendered to police Saturday afternoon after two people were shot in Seattle’s Chinatown-International District, the Seattle Police Department said.
4 days ago

Lumen Field to hire 500+ people starting at $21/hour

Lumen Field announced Thursday its plan to hire more than 500 event-day staff, with an increased starting wage of $21 an hour.
6 days ago

Northwest Carpenters Union votes to approve new contract

The Northwest Carpenters Union approved a contract Monday, accepting an agreement with the Associated General Contractors of Washington.
9 days ago

North Sound school psychologist among these arrested in online underage sex sting

Three Washington men were arrested on charges of communicating with a minor for immoral purposes following a five-month sting by Redmond police.
9 days ago

Seattle schools may have to cut two-thirds of bus routes as vaccine mandate approaches

Parents in Seattle Public Schools are just a week away from knowing whether they will lose bus service for their kids.
10 days ago

Washington State Ferries announce alternate Sunday schedules

Due to severe crewing shortages, the Washington State Ferries announced plans to operate an alternate service schedule on Sunday.
11 days ago

Best Washington schools and districts named for 2022

The best Washington School Districts and schools have been ranked for 2022, according to
12 days ago

Northwest carpenters reach tentative deal to end strike

A nearly three-week strike by thousands of Northwest carpenters could soon be over.
15 days ago

Memorial being held for trooper who died of COVID-19 after contracting it on the job

A memorial service is being held Monday for a Washington State Patrol trooper who died from COVID-19.
16 days ago

Deputies: Murder suspect shot in Snohomish County after multi agency investigation

Members of the King County-based Valley SWAT team opened fire in a Snohomish County parking lot Monday, while pursuing a murder suspect.
23 days ago

3 killed, 3 injured in shooting outside Des Moines sports bar

Three people were killed and three more were injured early Sunday in a shooting outside a Des Moines sports bar. Police are searching for suspects.
24 days ago

Third homicide in a week in Tacoma; homicides still below 2020

Neighbors are tense after a shooting early Saturday left a man dead at a homeless encampment on East 38th Street in Tacoma.
25 days ago

Seattle business attempts to clear homeless camp, backtracks after advocates step in

A Seattle business is facing heat from homeless advocacy groups after they attempted to clear out an encampment off of Lake City Way.
26 days ago

Three new light rail stations to open in North Seattle next month

Commuters will soon be able to ride underground from downtown Seattle to Northgate traffic-free when three new Link light rail stations open next month.
28 days ago

Protesters clash over Woodland Park, Green Lake homeless encampments

People in North Seattle protested on Tuesday afternoon, demanding the city clear the large homeless encampments at Woodland Park and Green Lake.
29 days ago

Second victim of July Maple Valley hit-and-run driver sought

Detectives believe that a 15-year-old accused of a fatal July hit-and-run may be responsible for at least one additional incident.
1 month ago

One killed, two injured in shooting at Kent gas station

One man was killed and two others were injured in a shooting at a Kent gas station early Sunday, police said. The investigation is ongoing.
1 month ago

Family sues over police death of Manuel Ellis in Tacoma

The family of Manuel Ellis, a Black man who died while being restrained by Tacoma police officers who have since been charged criminally, has filed a federal lawsuit over his death.
1 month ago

Troopers look for two suspected of stealing cars in South King County on test drives

A man and a woman are accused of stealing cars from dealerships during test drives in South King County, according to Washington State Patrol.
1 month ago

King County could take control of troubled City Hall Park

King County could take control of the troubled City Hall Park in Seattle, which is currently owned by the city.
1 month ago