chase Section

Normandy Park Police chase car prowlers in stolen vehicle early Wednesday

Normandy Park Police chase car prowlers in stolen vehicle early Wednesday

From our sister site The Normandy Park Blog: The Normandy Park Police Department is reporting a short chase of a stolen vehicle by an officer Wednesday morning at 1:46 a.m. (Dec. 18). An Officer was called... [Read more]

High-speed chase, rollover crash closes Ambaum Blvd. SW Sunday night

High-speed chase, rollover crash closes Ambaum Blvd. SW Sunday night

A man wanted for domestic violence led Burien Police on a high-speed chase Sunday night (Dec. 14) before crashing and rolling his car at the big curve at the south end of Ambaum Blvd. SW near SW 156th. It... [Read more]

Burien Police chase, nab man with felony warrant early Monday morning

Burien Police chase, nab man with felony warrant early Monday morning

According to a post on their Facebook page, Monday morning (Oct. 6) at 3 a.m., Burien Police Officer Davis saw a reckless driver going 80 MPH in a 35 MPH zone. “The dangerous driver also ran through... [Read more]

VIDEO: Watch infrared video of recent police chase

VIDEO: Watch infrared video of recent police chase

Burien Police, with the assistance of the King County Sheriff’s Office, conducted a chase from Burien through White Center Friday night (Nov. 8), and captured it on infrared video. “One of... [Read more]

VIDEO: Watch police chase and stop a car on SR-509; Burien man arrested

VIDEO: Watch police chase and stop a car on SR-509; Burien man arrested

On Saturday night (Oct. 26), King County Sheriff’s deputies chased – and successfully stopped – a car on SR-509 after witnessing it traveling too slow and weaving across the roadway. “Believing... [Read more]

Police Chase Ends in Fiery Head-On Crash in Boulevard Park Tuesday Night

Police Chase Ends in Fiery Head-On Crash in Boulevard Park Tuesday Night

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a Tuesday night police chase ended in a violent head-on car crash and fire in the Boulevard Park neighborhood. A deputy first spotted a reckless... [Read more]

Slow, 15-Cruiser Police Chase Ends in Burien’s Three Tree Point Neighborhood

Slow, 15-Cruiser Police Chase Ends in Burien’s Three Tree Point Neighborhood

If sirens and police lights awoke you early Saturday morning, here’s why – around 15 or so police cruisers from multiple jurisdictions slowly pursued a stolen moving van style truck on a chase... [Read more]

Early Morning Chase, with Helicopter, Results in Arrest of Man for Stolen Car

Early Morning Chase, with Helicopter, Results in Arrest of Man for Stolen Car

If you’re wondering why there was so much police activity in the Chelsea Park area of Burien (see map below) early this morning (Wed., Nov. 28), the King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting... [Read more]

VIDEO: High-Speed Chase Ends In Restroom Of Tukwila Claim Jumper

VIDEO: High-Speed Chase Ends In Restroom Of Tukwila Claim Jumper

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a high-speed chase on Tuesday (Mar. 1) that began in Covington ended in the restroom of the Tukwila Claim Jumper restaurant. Here’s the full... [Read more]

Chase That Started In Burien Ends In Trooper Almost Being Run Down, Shooting

Chase That Started In Burien Ends In Trooper Almost Being Run Down, Shooting

A Washington State Patrol motorcycle officer fired shots Wednesday afternoon (Feb. 2nd) at a driver of a car stolen near Burien who allegedly tried to run her down as he fled from other officers. Police... [Read more]

Shots Fired During High-Speed Chase Sunday Night

Shots Fired During High-Speed Chase Sunday Night

The New Year started with a bang and a chase in the White Center/Top Hat area Sunday night (Jan. 2nd), as one car chased another car while firing several shots at the fleeing vehicle. Police believe that... [Read more]

An Eyewitness Account Of A Friday Afternoon Cop Chase

An Eyewitness Account Of A Friday Afternoon Cop Chase

by Maggie Larrick

When I witnessed a sudden convergence of several cop cars, lights whirling and sirens blaring, on The Heights at Burien on Friday, May 8th, I immediately thought, “This is serious. Must be drugs, guns and gangs.”

Turns out I was spot-on about one and probably two out of my three guesses…

What To Do When Cops Close In? Jump In Duwamish!

What To Do When Cops Close In? Jump In Duwamish!

TUKWILA – Doncha just hate it when you’re out minding your own shady business, prowling about suspiciously, a few outstanding warrants for your arrest, and the cops decide to close in on you? What’s... [Read more]