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After 14 years as Burien’s Police Chief, Scott Kimerer turns in his badge

After 14 years as Burien’s Police Chief, Scott Kimerer turns in his badge

After 38 years as a police officer – with 14 of those years as the Chief of Police for the City of Burien – Chief K. Scott Kimerer celebrated his last day on the job on Thursday, Aug. 31. Kimerer was... [Read more]

Burien City Council hears new plan to double Burien Police during critical hours

Burien City Council hears new plan to double Burien Police during critical hours

by Jack Mayne Police Chief Scott Kimerer told the Burien City Council Monday night (May 4) that a new schedule intended to double the number of officers on the streets twice each day should start by July... [Read more]

2012 serious crimes increased 7 percent in Burien, but overall rate remains good

2012 serious crimes increased 7 percent in Burien, but overall rate remains good

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The statistics at the bottom of this story have been amended/corrected due to a typo – thanks Lee Moyer for pointing that out!] by Ralph Nichols Part I crimes – serious offenses... [Read more]

Burien Not Affected by Sheriff’s Office Changes, According to Chief Kimerer

Burien Not Affected by Sheriff’s Office Changes, According to Chief Kimerer

Burien Police Chief Scott Kimerer by Jack Mayne The Burien Police Department will be totally unaffected by proposed zone changes in the King County Sheriff’s office, says Police Chief Scott Kimerer. “Burien... [Read more]

County Budget Cuts Have Left North Highline With Fewer Police

County Budget Cuts Have Left North Highline With Fewer Police

Burien Police Chief Scott Kimerer by Jack Mayne Burien’s police chief say he was a bit perplexed at recent increases in crime in the unincorporated parts of the North Highline Unincorporated area, but... [Read more]

Burien Police Chief Kimerer Comes From A Pedigreed Law Enforcement Family

Burien Police Chief Kimerer Comes From A Pedigreed Law Enforcement Family

Scott Kimerer has been police chief in Burien for over eight years but few realize he comes from a pedigreed law enforcement family. Both of his parents retired from the Seattle Police Department as assistant chiefs…

Sheriff Rahr, Chief Kimerer To Speak On Early Learning Programs Wednesday

Sheriff Rahr, Chief Kimerer To Speak On Early Learning Programs Wednesday

King County Sheriff Sue Rahr will join Burien Police Chief Scott Kimerer and Normandy Park Chief Rick Kieffer in White Center on Wednesday, Sept. 15th as a report is released showing that investing in... [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]

Police Officer Shoots And Kills Pit Bull At Burien Apartment Tuesday Afternoon

Police Officer Shoots And Kills Pit Bull At Burien Apartment Tuesday Afternoon

Story and Photos by Scott Schaefer Tuesday afternoon (Mar. 2nd) around 2pm, a potential domestic disturbance 9-1-1 call in Burien turned into the shooting death of a Pit Bull at an apartment near the intersection... [Read more]

Police Chiefs Voice Concern About Potential Impacts Of I-1033

Police Chiefs Voice Concern About Potential Impacts Of I-1033

Burien Police Chief Scott Kimerer Story by Ralph Nichols Photos by Scott Schaefer Police chiefs from King and Snohomish counties voiced their concerns at a press conference in Burien Wednesday morning... [Read more]