Crime & Fire

Firefighters visit dog they saved from Friday’s apartment fire

Firefighters visit dog they saved from Friday’s apartment fire

  This photo was shared by VCA Veterinary Specialty Center of Seattle, who is treating Daisy Mae, the dog who Snohomish County Fire District 1 fightfighters saved from last Friday’s Taluswood Apartments fire. A reader also shared with us a link to a YouTube video of the fire.   »

Fire at Mountlake Terrace apartment complex causes $500,000 damage, displaces 25 residents

Fire at Mountlake Terrace apartment complex causes $500,000 damage, displaces 25 residents

A two-alarm fire at a Mountlake Terrace apartment complex Friday morning caused more than $500,000 damage and displaced 25 residents. A resident at the Taluswood Apartments in the 4300 block of 236th St. SW reported the fire at 8:19 a.m. Flames were coming from three apartments in a three-story, 24-unit building when firefighters arrived, said Leslie Hynes, public information officer for Snohomish... »

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter. Sept. 5 6000 block of 244th St. SW. Malicious mischief. Several unknown suspects were involved in a fight in the lobby of a restaurant that resulted a computer monitor being shattered. 21800 block of 44th Ave. W. Vehicle recovery. A stolen car from Bothell was recovered after it was abandoned in a school bus lane. 6200... »

Update: No injuries in 2-alarm fire at Taluswood Apartments Friday

Update: No injuries in 2-alarm fire at Taluswood Apartments Friday

  Three units of the T Building of the Taluswood Apartments were damaged in a two-alarm fire Friday morning. No injuries were reported, said Snohomish County Fire District 1 spokeswoman Leslie Hynes. Firefighters did rescue a dog from the fire; he was placed on oxygen and rushed to the vet by his owners, Hynes added. The fire was called in at 8:20 a.m. and was brought under control within 20 ... »

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter. Sept. 1 4300 block of 219th St. SW. Theft. A man reported that his vehicle was stolen out of his driveway sometime overnight. The vehicle was unlocked and a spare key was in the center console. Sept. 2 21300 block of 44th Ave. W. Found property. A man told police that two young boys entered a business and handed him tw... »

Snohomish County Fire District 1 calls: Aug. 28-Sept. 3

Snohomish County Fire District 1 calls: Aug. 28-Sept. 3

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 381 calls the week of Aug. 28-Sept. 3: 304 emergency medical aid calls, 24 motor vehicle collisions, 21 fires, 14 service calls, 6 gas leaks, 1 hazardous materials call and 11 automatic fire alarms. Aug. 28 COLLISION:  At 5:21 a.m., firefighters transported one patient to Swedish/Edmonds Hospital after responding to a collision involving a bus and a se... »

Bicycle, universal helmets available at Fire District 1 stations

Bicycle, universal helmets available at Fire District 1 stations

The start of the school year means that many students will be bicycling or skateboarding to school. Fire District 1 notes that properly fitted helmets are highly effective in preventing head injuries. Bicycle riders with helmets have an 85 percent reduction in their risk of head injury and an 88 percent reduction in their risk of brain injury. Bicycle and universal multi-use helmets (for bicycling... »

Have you seen this car prowl suspect?

Have you seen this car prowl suspect?

According to Washington’s Most Wanted, this man is suspected of breaking into secured parking garages in Mountlake Terrace and Shoreline and prowling cars by smashing their windows. He also is alleged to have stole a 2001 Acura MDX SUV from an apartment complex in Shoreline. The suspect is a white with an average build. He walked with an obvious limp favoring his left leg. The suspect appear... »

Happening nearby: Man threatened along Edmonds waterfront says he’s unlikely to take family there again

Happening nearby: Man threatened along Edmonds waterfront says he’s unlikely to take family there again

An Edmonds man said Saturday he is unlikely to bring his children back to Sunset Avenue after a suspect made racial slurs against the family and threatened to kill them as they walked along the scenic Edmonds waterfront earlier this month. “I’m not that comfortable to go there with my kids,” said Dembo Sanneh, who had taken his two young daughters  — ages 2 and 3 — and his niece and nephew — ages ... »

Mountlake Terrace Police offers tips to discourage vehicle prowls

Mountlake Terrace Police offers tips to discourage vehicle prowls

Vehicle prowls continue to be a major issue for Mountlake Terrace residents and people across the country. Most of these crimes are crimes of opportunity through unlocked doors and open windows where victims usually encounter expensive vehicle damage – especially to their windows, doors and locks. Large parking locations like shopping centers, housing communities, parks and schools are prime targe... »

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter. Aug. 21 4800 block of 212th St. SW. Malicious mischief. A store owner reported a window was smashed out. Nothing was stolen and no entry was made. 5900 block of 232nd St. SW. Humane. A man in the vacant field in front of the police department was flying a remote controlled drone type of device. The man directed the dro... »

Snohomish County Fire District 1 calls: Aug. 21-27

Snohomish County Fire District 1 calls: Aug. 21-27

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 361 calls the week of Aug. 21-27: 298 emergency medical aid calls, 11 motor vehicle collisions, 20 fires, 13 service calls, 1 rescue and 18 automatic fire alarms. Aug. 21 BRUSH FIRE: At 1:01 a.m., firefighters extinguished a fire that burned a 15-foot section of fence and four trees near 226th Street SW and Edmonds Way in Edmonds. Aug. 22 COLLISION: At... »

MLT Police Blotter Aug. 17-21

MLT Police Blotter Aug. 17-21

Aug. 17 Westbound 220th Street Southwest – A motorcycle struck the side of another vehicle while it was attempting to change lanes. No injuries were reported. Aug. 18 21400 block 52nd Avenue West  – A woman reported her Army backpack, containing her uniform and her dog tags, were stolen from her inside her car. 5900 block 244th Street Southwest – A burglary was reported at Access... »

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter. Aug. 9 Interstate 5 and 236th St. ramp. DUI. Police assisted Washington State Patrol in arresting a man exiting I-5 at the 236th St. ramp. The driver was arrested for a DUI in front of Nile Golf Course. 4400 block of 212th St. SW. Theft. A man reported a stolen bike from the bed of his truck in an apartment complex par... »

Snohomish County Jail now accepting credit cards payments for bail

Snohomish County Jail now accepting credit cards payments for bail

The Snohomish County Jail now accepts credit card payment for bail.  Beginning last week, cash bail payments can be made for an inmate using GovPayNet(r). GovPayNet accepts major credit, debit and prepaid debit cards for cash bail 24/7 online (www.GovPayNow.com) or by phone (1-877-EZBAIL5). Cardholders will pay a service fee – seven percent of the bail total – at the time of the transaction. On-si... »

Happening nearby: Teen hospitalized after early-morning assault in Edmonds

Happening nearby: Teen hospitalized after early-morning assault in Edmonds

A 16-year-old girl was taken to Swedish/Edmonds hospital early Tuesday morning after suffering non-life-threatening injuries during what Edmonds police are describing as “a juvenile party that had gotten out of control” in the Seaview neighborhood, and one that may have involved gunfire. According to Edmonds Police Sgt. Josh McClure, police officers responded to a report of a disturbance in the 84... »

Mountlake Terrace police blotter

Mountlake Terrace police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter. Aug. 3 21200 block of 58th Ave. W. A woman’s rental application was stolen from her vehicle. She reported the incident out of fear of potential identity theft. 21900 block of 66th Ave. W. A woman was arrested for felony violation of a no contact order. She made contact with a man and then contacted him again behi... »

Scene in MLT: It’s all about community during National Night Out

Scene in MLT: It’s all about community during National Night Out

David Carlos captured the evening Tuesday night as kids of all ages enjoyed public safety demonstrations, entertainment and food at Mountlake Terrace’s National Night Out event at Evergreen Playfield. »

Happening nearby: Police release photo of suspect in bank robbery

Happening nearby: Police release photo of suspect in bank robbery

Suspect in Lynnwood robbery Police released a photo of a suspect in the robbery of a bank in Lynnwood on July 30. The Wells Fargo Bank, located at the 1200 block of 164th St. SW. in Lynnwood was robbed at approximately 12:25 p.m. Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the incident within minutes. Detectives were able to access the banks security video and retrieve a photo of the s... »

Reminder: Mountlake Terrace Police hosting National Night Out at Evergreen Playfield on Tuesday, Aug. 5

Reminder: Mountlake Terrace Police hosting National Night Out at Evergreen Playfield on Tuesday, Aug. 5

The City of Mountlake Terrace Police Department is inviting the community to enjoy National Night Out from 6-9 p.m., Tuesday, August 5 at Evergreen Playfield, 22205 56th Ave. W. This free family event combines entertainment, food and community involvement for a fun-filled evening. Citizens can meet their neighbors and learn more about their community. Popular rhythm and blues group Little Bill and... »

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