911 Section

I-beam recovered from World Trade Center on display at Burien Fire Station

I-beam recovered from World Trade Center on display at Burien Fire Station

To commemorate the 17th anniversary of the 911 attacks, on Tuesday (Sept. 11), the Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department dedicated a segment of an I-beam recovered from the World Trade Center in New York... [Read more]

Does your child know how to dial 9-1-1? King County wants to help them learn

Does your child know how to dial 9-1-1? King County wants to help them learn

King County’s E-911 Program Office is asking parents and caregivers a simple question this April: Does your child know how to call 9-1-1? To find out how prepared the average nine-year-old is to... [Read more]

AUDIO: Police release dramatic 9-1-1 audio, dispatch calls on Burien shooting

AUDIO: Police release dramatic 9-1-1 audio, dispatch calls on Burien shooting

On Friday, June 23, the King County Sheriff’s Office released dramatic 9-1-1 call audio and dispatch recordings, along with new information about the fatal officer-involved shooting of Tommy Le... [Read more]

King County holds 9-1-1 All Star Event featuring mascot ‘Emery’

King County holds 9-1-1 All Star Event featuring mascot ‘Emery’

Photos courtesy King County One out of every five King County residents are born in another country, with more than 170 languages spoken in schools. Due to language and cultural barriers, some residents... [Read more]

JOB: Make a difference in someone’s life – become a 9-1-1 Operator

JOB: Make a difference in someone’s life – become a 9-1-1 Operator

If you want to make a difference in someone’s life and your community the King County Sheriff’s Office may have the career for you – they are accepting applications for 9-1-1 Communication Specialists.  This... [Read more]

King County Sheriff’s Office to host ‘9-1-1 Citizen’s Academy’ on Sat., Sept. 27

King County Sheriff’s Office to host ‘9-1-1 Citizen’s Academy’ on Sat., Sept. 27

The King County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a ‘9-1-1 Citizen’s Academy’ in Renton from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 27. “The academy will educate citizens about... [Read more]

King County Sheriff’s 9-1-1 Citizen’s Academy will be Saturday, Sept. 28

King County Sheriff’s 9-1-1 Citizen’s Academy will be Saturday, Sept. 28

The King County Sheriff’s Office will be holding a 9-1-1- Citizen’s Academy on Saturday, Sept. 28, “for persons interested in a public safety dispatching career or community minded people... [Read more]

PHOTO: Flags At Half-Mast On Three Tree Point Commemorate 9/11

PHOTO: Flags At Half-Mast On Three Tree Point Commemorate 9/11

  BTB Humorist and local Author Shawn Underwood took the photo above, showing several flags at half-mast on the north beach of Burien’s Three Tree Point, as residents commemorated the 10th... [Read more]

Waterland Blog: South King Fire & Rescue Remembers 9/11

Waterland Blog: South King Fire & Rescue Remembers 9/11

South King Fire & Rescue and the Cities of Federal Way and Des Moines, WA hosted a dawn 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at Celebration Park in Federal Way on Sunday Morning, September 11. Visit our sister... [Read more]

Fire Engulfs Two-Story Burien Home

Fire Engulfs Two-Story Burien Home

BURIEN – A fire fully engulfed, and apparently destroyed most of a two-story home in the 11900 block of First Ave South today around 3pm. Video from the scene shows heavy smoke billowing from the... [Read more]

Car Of SeaTac Man Missing Since Feb. 13th Found In Federal Way

Car Of SeaTac Man Missing Since Feb. 13th Found In Federal Way

A missing SeaTac-area man’s car has been found in Federal Way, according to KING-TV. Nicholas Francisco, 28, was last seen around 6 p.m. on February 13 as he was leaving work in Seattle’s Queen... [Read more]