burglaries Section

LETTER: Neighborhood where car windows smashed now hit by burglaries

LETTER: Neighborhood where car windows smashed now hit by burglaries

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Good evening, I noticed the BTB story... [Read more]

“Good Police Work” Leads To Arrest Of Burien’s ‘Smash & Grab’ Suspect

“Good Police Work” Leads To Arrest Of Burien’s ‘Smash & Grab’ Suspect

by Ralph Nichols “Just good old-fashioned police work.” That’s how Burien Police Sgt. Henry McLauchlan described the investigation that led to the recent arrest of a man suspected of a string of... [Read more]

Suspect In “Smash-And-Grab” Burglaries Appears In Court; Bail Set At $150K

Suspect In “Smash-And-Grab” Burglaries Appears In Court; Bail Set At $150K

According to The Seattle P-I, the 50-year old male suspect who police say has committed more than 30 “smash-and-grab” style burglaries in the Burien/West Seattle area made his first court appearance... [Read more]

Suspect Arrested In Area “Smash-And-Grab” Business Burglaries

Suspect Arrested In Area “Smash-And-Grab” Business Burglaries

UPDATE 2pm 8/11/10: The King County Sheriff’s Department sent out the following announcement around 2pm Wednesday, Aug. 11th: Sheriff’s Detectives arrested a subject today that may be involved... [Read more]

Burien Police Investigating Spree Of 13 “Smash-and-Grab” Business Burglaries

Burien Police Investigating Spree Of 13 “Smash-and-Grab” Business Burglaries

by Ralph Nichols Burien police investigators know one thing for sure – they’re not looking for Washington’s notorious “barefoot bandit.” But for now, whoever has pulled off a string of 13 “smash-and-grab”... [Read more]

Burien Police Chief Kimerer Analyzes Burien’s Recent Burglary Reports

Burien Police Chief Kimerer Analyzes Burien’s Recent Burglary Reports

by Scott Schaefer UPDATE THURS. 6/3/10: Police Chief Scott Kimerer dropped by our booth at the Farmers Market today, and alerted us that the King County Sheriff’s interactive crime map referenced... [Read more]

UPDATE: Burien Police Chief Addresses Recent Burglary Increase

UPDATE: Burien Police Chief Addresses Recent Burglary Increase

We were first to report on the recent rash of burglaries in Burien’s Gregory Heights neighborhood (thanks to our initial report, most of the other “mainstream media” has picked this story... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Recent Rash Of Burglaries In Gregory Heights?

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Recent Rash Of Burglaries In Gregory Heights?

Hi there, I live in the Gregory Heights neighborhood. Recently, there have been a number of break-ins within the area that I have become aware of. Most recently (one on 5/24 and one on 5/25), two of... [Read more]