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Walgreens Pharmacy in Burien robbed Monday night; two suspects arrested

Walgreens Pharmacy in Burien robbed Monday night; two suspects arrested

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that the Walgreens Pharmacy located at SW 148th and Ambaum (map below) was robbed Monday night, April 10. Police say they received a 9-1-1 call at about... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: Burien Police consider anti-Mexican graffiti on RV as ‘hate crime’

FOLLOWUP: Burien Police consider anti-Mexican graffiti on RV as ‘hate crime’

The Burien Police Department told The B-Town Blog on Monday (Jan. 23) that it considers the recent anti-Mexican graffiti left on an RV as a ‘Malicious Harassment’ or hate crime. This charge... [Read more]

Burien Police Officer Seriously Injured In Rollover Crash

Burien Police Officer Seriously Injured In Rollover Crash

A King County Sheriff’s deputy assigned to the city of Burien was seriously injured in a rollover crash early Friday morning as he was speeding along Des Moines Memorial Way near 17th Place South.

According to the report, the officer was racing to a burglary call in White Center around 2:15am when he lost control of the vehicle and rolled down a 20-foot embankment in the 10000 block of Des Moines Memorial Way. When the deputy’s car went off the roadway it took down a part of the cyclone fence along the edge of the sidewalk. One of the fence rails went through the vehicle windshield and impaled the shoulder harness the deputy was wearing. The harness ended up around the deputy’s neck and he was unconscious when found…

B-Town Cop Does The “Robot” Dance

B-Town Cop Does The “Robot” Dance

We won’t mention any names, but here’s a short animation of one of Burien’s Best appearing to do the “Robot” dance during the Three Tree Point block party on the 4th:  Read More →

Scenes From The Steve Cox Stadium Dedication

Scenes From The Steve Cox Stadium Dedication

As we reported late last week, yesterday was the day that the White Center Park was be re-dedicated as Steve Cox Memorial Park, in memory of the late Deputy Steve Cox, a true community leader who inspired... [Read more]

White Center Park To Be Re-Named Steve Cox Memorial Park

White Center Park To Be Re-Named Steve Cox Memorial Park

This Saturday, April 5th, White Center Park will be re-dedicated as Steve Cox Memorial Park, in memory of the late Deputy Steve Cox, a true community leader who inspired many with his dedication and hard... [Read more]

King County Cop Crashes Cruiser In Burien

King County Cop Crashes Cruiser In Burien

BURIEN – A King County sheriff’s deputy crashed his cruiser on First Avenue in Burien last night, suffering minor injuries. He was northbound in his patrol car on First Avenue in Burien with... [Read more]