The B-Town Blog’s Crime Page is Sponsored by:

Crime 1

At Rambo Total Pest Control, we believe in keeping the safety of our clients as our top priority. Everything we do helps protect people and the places where they live, work, and play.

NEED HELP? WE’RE AVAILABLE. CALL NOW: (253) 848–6000


Crime | The B-Town (Burien) Blog Local News, Events, Politics, Crime, COVID-19 News, Arts & more for Burien, WA

  • Recognize this alleged purse thief suspect? Burien Police seeking public’s help
    by Scott Schaefer on September 15, 2021 at 5:28 pm

    Burien Police / King County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help identifying this alleged purse thief suspect they say stole a woman’s purse from her shopping cart at the Safeway on 1st Ave South: Here’s more from the Sheriff’s Office: “This fine gentleman stole a woman’s purse from her shopping cart in Burien. Do

  • Police investigating after 18-year old man shot in leg in Burien
    by Scott Schaefer on September 10, 2021 at 5:19 pm

    Seattle Police are investigating after a West Seattle man was shot in the leg in Burien early Thursday evening, Sept. 9, 2021. Police say that at 5:23 p.m., a woman in the 7800 block of 44th Ave SW in West Seattle called 911 to report her 18-year-old son had been shot in the leg. When

  • Police seeking public’s help finding 2 suspected of breaking into & stealing from Burien church
    by Scott Schaefer on August 31, 2021 at 11:51 pm

    Burien Police / King County Sheriff’s Office are seeking the public’s help finding two suspects wanted on suspicion of breaking into a Burien church and stealing thousands of dollars worth of donations. Photos courtesy King County Sheriff’s Office “Now this is just real bad karma. “City of Burien detectives are looking for two individuals responsible

  • Burien Police: recent collision involved ‘three tallboys and some Mary Jane’
    by Scott Schaefer on August 26, 2021 at 12:21 am

    Burien Police / King County Sheriff’s Office say that a recent collision involved ‘Three ‘tallboys’ and some Mary Jane’: “Just before 1:00 a.m. Sunday morning, King County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the intersection of SW 128th Street and Ambaum Blvd SW (map below) to investigate a two-car collision. “The evidence indicates the driver of the

  • Disturbance at Fred Meyer Wednesday morning leads to store evacuation
    by Scott Schaefer on August 18, 2021 at 5:08 pm

    The Fred Meyer store at 14300 1st Ave South in Burien was evacuated Wednesday morning, Aug. 18, after a disturbance inside, the King County Sheriff’s Office said. Police say they received a call about 8:10 a.m. Wednesday morning of a person in crisis inside the store. “Out of an abundance of caution, we had all

  • After hit-and-run, police arrest suspected DUI driver in Burien at ‘nearly 4 times the legal limit’
    by Scott Schaefer on August 17, 2021 at 11:17 pm

    Burien Police / King County Sheriff’s Office deputies recently responded to a 9-1-1 call for a hit-and-run, and discovered that the suspect was under the influence, allegedly by “nearly 4 times the legal limit”: I only drank a six-pack. Well…to put it mildly, we were skeptical. On Aug. 9, 2021, Burien deputies responded to a

  • Police arrest suspect on suspicion of recent vehicle arson fires
    by Scott Schaefer on August 14, 2021 at 7:13 pm

    The King County Sheriff’s Office announced that they have arrested a suspected arsonist, wanted on suspicion of five recent vehicle fires in the region. As The SeaTac Blog previously reported, on Saturday evening, Aug. 7, 2021, firefighters from multiple agencies throughout southwest King County extinguished five vehicle fires in SeaTac, Burien and Tukwila. “Detectives with

  • Burien Police arrest man suspected of stealing catalytic converter
    by Scott Schaefer on August 11, 2021 at 9:30 pm

    On Tuesday night, Aug. 10, 2021, an alert community member flagged down a Burien Police officer to report a male suspected of climbing around under cars near LA Fitness with a reciprocating saw. Officers and detectives located the male in the 14800 block of 14th Ave SW, shortly after he allegedly removed the catalytic converter

  • Investigators looking into several suspected arson fires involving vehicles
    by Scott Schaefer on August 9, 2021 at 5:01 pm

    Investigators are looking into several suspected arson fires involving vehicles across SeaTac, Burien, & Tukwila between Saturday night and Sunday morning, Puget Sound Fire reports. And police say they have identified a “person of interest” suspected in the fires. Sgt. Tim Meyer of the King County Sheriff’s Office told KIRO that investigators believe the same

  • Burien Police recover 8.5 lbs. of heroin and over 1600 fentanyl pills
    by Scott Schaefer on July 30, 2021 at 7:00 pm

    Burien Police / King County Sheriff’s Office recently a search warrant on a case that began with street level distribution of fentanyl and resulted in recovering 8.5 pounds of heroin and over 1,600 fentanyl pills: Fentanyl is an extremely dangerous substance, posing a great risk to anyone that is exposed to it and the safety