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‘Suspicious device’ found near SW 160th Street Friday morning

‘Suspicious device’ found near SW 160th Street Friday morning

If you saw a lot of police activity Friday morning (March 18) in the 150 block of SW 160th Street near Andy’s Handy Mart (map below), the Burien Police Department says they were investigating a ‘suspicious... [Read more]

Normandy Park Police, Port of Seattle Bomb Squad respond to report of grenade

Normandy Park Police, Port of Seattle Bomb Squad respond to report of grenade

From our sister site The Normandy Park Blog: On Monday (June 1) at approximately 1:40 p.m., Normandy Park Police were called to check on an old grenade (pictured above) that was found in a residence... [Read more]

UPDATE: “Suicidal” Man Eludes Major Police Response In Burien Thursday

UPDATE: “Suicidal” Man Eludes Major Police Response In Burien Thursday

UPDATE FRI. 6/18/10: According to Sgt. Jim Laing of the King County Sherriff’s Department, Thursday’s major police response on SW 124th was due to a “suicidal” 30-year old male... [Read more]

“Suspicious” Suitcase Blown Up By Bomb Squad Robot At Burien Transit Center

“Suspicious” Suitcase Blown Up By Bomb Squad Robot At Burien Transit Center

What was considered a “suspicious” suitcase was blown up by a bomb squad early Monday morning at the Burien Transit Center on SW 148th. According to KING5.com, the suitcase was spotted by a... [Read more]

Normandy Park City Hall Evacuated After Voicemail Bomb Threat

Normandy Park City Hall Evacuated After Voicemail Bomb Threat

Normandy Park City Hall was evacuated and closed for most of Thursday, Jan. 28th, after a bomb threat was left on a city official’s voicemail Wednesday night claiming to blow up the building at “around... [Read more]

Bomb Threat At Medical Clinic Turns Out To Be Yard Waste

Bomb Threat At Medical Clinic Turns Out To Be Yard Waste

by Gina Bourdage A suspicious container wrapped in black plastic caused a bomb scare last Tuesday (Mar. 31st) at Shorewood Medical Clinic, located at 13014 12th Ave SW in Burien. Upon opening for business... [Read more]

Bomb Threat Causes Lockdown At Highline Medical Center

Bomb Threat Causes Lockdown At Highline Medical Center

A bomb threat caused a lockdown at Highline Medical Center Sunday afternoon as King County Sheriff’s deputies investigated a suspicious device in a minivan parked in the garage. Authorities said... [Read more]