Crime & Fire

Happening nearby: Police seeking man who robbed Chase Bank in Lynnwood Fred Meyer on Saturday

Happening nearby: Police seeking man who robbed Chase Bank in Lynnwood Fred Meyer on Saturday

Lynnwood Police are looking for a man who robbed the Chase Bank, located inside the Fred Meyer store at 4615 196th St. SW in Lynnwood, on Saturday. At approximately 4 p.m., the suspect, described as a white male in his mid-30s approximately 5-foot-3 with a small build. implied that he had a weapon though no weapon was seen, according to a Lynnwood Police press release. Lynnwood Police attempted a ... »

Mountlake Terrace Civil Service Commission denies appeal by former Police Commander Duncan over his termination

Mountlake Terrace Civil Service Commission denies appeal by former Police Commander Duncan over his termination

Former Mountlake Terrace Police Commander Donald Duncan’s appeal of his termination of employment by the City has been dismissed by the Mountlake Terrace Civil Service Commission. The decision was handed down on Thursday, Jan. 15. Duncan was terminated by the City of Mountlake Terrace for violations of Mountlake Terrace Police Department Policies. The termination followed an independent inte... »

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter. Jan. 9 21700 block of Highway 99. Malicious mischief. A hole in a chain link fence was reported. 22800 block of 44th Ave. W. Theft. Two men entered a gym and while one of them distracted an employee, the other went back to the locker room. Later, a gym member saw her car dome light come on. She went to her locker, whic... »

Terrace police arrest student in connection with December bomb threats

Terrace police arrest student in connection with December bomb threats

A Mountlake Terrace High School student was arrested Thursday in connection to bomb threats phoned in to the attendance office last month, according to MTHS Principal Greg Schwab, according to our online news partner the Hawkeye, the MTHS student newspaper. Mountlake Terrace Police Department detectives arrested the student, who is a minor, in the main office, Schwab confirmed. Schwab also indicat... »

Fire causes $150,000 damage to Mountlake Terrace home Wednesday night

Fire causes $150,000 damage to Mountlake Terrace home Wednesday night

Four residents safely escaped after a smoke alarm alerted them to a fire at their Mountlake Terrace home Wednesday night. The fire was reported around 11:30 p.m. at a two-story home in the 23300 block of LaPierre Drive. “The smoke alarm sounded and the residents – two women and two children – safely exited the house and called 911,” said Leslie Hynes, public information officer for Snohomish Count... »

Man assaulted in Veterans Memorial Park

Man assaulted in Veterans Memorial Park

A 53-year-old Brier man was assaulted by two men while walking up the trail in Veterans Memorial Park on Jan. 3. At around 5:30 p.m., the man came upon two males and two females. The two males attacked the victim causing cuts to his head. The victim was hit with fists or other hard objects, and lost consciousness. The victim was transported to Harborview for medical treatment. The only description... »

Snohomish County Fire District 1 calls: Jan. 1-7

Snohomish County Fire District 1 calls: Jan. 1-7

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 427 calls the week of Jan. 1-7: 332 emergency medical aid calls, 35 motor vehicle collisions, 19 fires, 9 service calls, 7 natural gas leaks and 25 automatic fire alarms. Jan.  1 COLLISION:  At 6:42 p.m., a car crashed into a ditch and flipped on southbound I-405 south of I‑5. Firefighters transported one patient to Evergreen Hospital. Jan. 2 COLLISION... »

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter. Jan. 2 24000 block of 56th Ave. W. Disorderly conduct. A man was arrested for disorderly conduct after he became upset and punched a window in the front of a bar after the staff refused to serve him anymore alcohol. Jan. 4 4200 block of 236th St. SW. Vehicle theft. A 1991 Toyota SUV was stolen. Jan. 5 6300 226th St. SW... »

Happening nearby: Lynnwood couple sought by Redmond Police for sex trafficking, prostitution

Happening nearby: Lynnwood couple sought by Redmond Police for sex trafficking, prostitution

Redmond Police are searching for a Lynnwood couple, who allegedly are involved in sex trafficking and prostitution. Police are searching for David DeLay, 48, and Marysa Comer, 20, following a sex trafficking and prostitution investigation that has been ongoing since the end of November. King County Superior Court has issued $250,000 felony arrest warrants for DeLay for Promoting Prostitution in th... »

Happening nearby: Marine recruiters help apprehend robbery suspect at Alderwood Mall Tuesday

Happening nearby: Marine recruiters help apprehend robbery suspect at Alderwood Mall Tuesday

A suspect who attempted to rob at 60-year-old woman at the Alderwood Mall Tuesday was arrested by the Lynnwood Police after he was detained by three United States Marine Corps recruiters. At 4:56 p.m., Lynnwood Officers responded to an attempted robbery that occurred in the parking lot of the mall at 3000 184th St. SW., Lynnwood. The woman was getting into her vehicle in the parking lot when she w... »

Mountlake Terrace Police Commander graduates from FBI Academy

Mountlake Terrace Police Commander graduates from FBI Academy

Mountlake Terrace Police Commander Doug Hansen graduated from the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia on Dec. 19 and received his certificate from FBI Director James Comey. The FBI National Academy has been training police professionals since 1935. The Academy has trained more than 48,000 police leaders and is considered the premier law enforcement leadership training course. Internationall... »

Arrest made in November armed robbery incident

Arrest made in November armed robbery incident

One of the suspects in a November armed robbery incident has been arrested, according to the Mountlake Terrace Police. Two men were robbed on Nov. 11 after leaving a Mosque located in the 5500 block of 238th St. SW. Two suspects were involved with one of them allegedly pointing a handgun at the victims. One of the suspects demanded the victims’ cellular phones and wallets, which were dropped... »

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter. Dec. 25 6800 block of 224th St. SW. Theft. A 1997 Honda Accord was stolen. 5400 block of 212th St. SW. Theft from auto. A subwoofer and iPod were stolen from a car. Dec. 26 4100 block of 214th St. SW. Theft from auto. A company gas card was stolen from a truck. 21500 block of 48th Ave. W. Theft. A 1997 Honda Civic was ... »

Happening nearby: Man stabbed in fight at Edmonds bar

Happening nearby: Man stabbed in fight at Edmonds bar

A 35-year-old man was stabbed in the parking lot of the Channel Marker Pub and Grill early Thursday morning, according to Edmonds Police. Police responded to a report of an assault and possible stabbing at the Channel Marker bar, 170 Sunset Avenue at 1:32 a.m., Jan. 1. Upon arrival, officers found the male victim who had been stabbed in the abdomen. The man was treated at the scene by medics befor... »

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter. Dec. 19 23300 block of 56th Ave. W. Theft. Three duffle bags, two sleeping bags and five backpacks were reported stolen after being left on a bench near the front door of a church. 23800 block of 54th Ave. W. A credit card was stolen from a vehicle. 6200 St. Albion Way. Theft. DVDs, money and medication were stolen fro... »

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter. Dec. 12 21900 block of 64th Ave. W. Found property. A bicycle was found. 23400 block of Lakeview Dr. Theft from auto. A driver’s side rear passenger window of a vehicle was broken. A makeup bag was reported stolen. Dec. 13 23500 Lakeview Dr. Vehicle prowl. A rear passenger window of a car was broken and an apron was st... »

Snohomish County Fire District 1 firefighters donate ‘Coats for Kids’

Snohomish County Fire District 1 firefighters donate ‘Coats for Kids’

Firefighters from Snohomish County Fire District 1 donated 54 coats to local children last week as part of the national Firefighters Coats for Kids campaign sponsored by the International Association of Fire Firefighters (IAFF). Members of IAFF Local 1828 in Fire District 1 delivered to coats to the entire kindergarten class at Discovery Elementary School south of Everett. All coats were purchased... »

Snohomish County Fire District 1’s improved rating may lower insurance rates

Snohomish County Fire District 1’s improved rating may lower insurance rates

Property owners served by Snohomish County Fire District 1 may be eligible for a reduction in fire insurance premiums next year. The Washington Survey and Rating Bureau (WSRB) recently upgraded the district’s fire protection classification. Most insurance companies use this classification to set rates for property owners and risks. The WSRB evaluates fire protection capabilities of all Washi... »

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter. Dec. 5 22800 block of 44th Ave. W. Theft. A man reported the theft of laptop computer from his car. 23300 block of Lakeview Dr. A woman reported the theft of jewelry and cash from her home. Dec. 7 22800 block of 44th Ave. W. Information. A man was found sitting on the floor in the beer aisle of a grocery store and was ... »

Tips to avoid being a victim of holiday crime

Tips to avoid being a victim of holiday crime

The City of Mountlake Terrace reminds residents that the holidays can be a prime time for crime and a few simple steps can help keep you safe this time of year. Home Safety Tips: Lock doors and windows when away, even if just for a short while. Leave a light on and ask neighbors to keep an eye on your house. Use automatic timers to make it appear someone is home. When going on vacation, stop newsp... »

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