Foundation Projects in the News

Thanks to your support the Seattle Police Foundation has been able to provide grants to the Seattle Police Department to fund programs, projects and equipment since 2002. These grants have led to major successes in keeping our community safe. Below is a news archive of how our grants have made a difference in 2012:

December 13, 2012- SPD Detective Bob Shilling Tapped to Lead Worldwide Task force to Protect Children(All related articles):
http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2019892308_shilling13m.html

http://www.king5.com/news/investigators/Time-running-out-for-SPD-detective-tapped-by-Interpol-182293701.html

December 12, 2012- SPD is Trained to Handle Major Catastrophes like the Oregon Mall Shooting: http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2019892139_rapidresponse13m.html 

December 12, 2012- SPD K9 Falko Passes Away:
http://www.kirotv.com/news/news/k9-spd-passes-away/nTTd2/

December 11, 2012- SPD Community Forum: http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2019884532_spdforum12m.html

November 29, 2012- Remembering the Fallen Lakewood and SPD Officers and the Great Work of SPD in Catching a Killer:  http://www.nwcn.com/news/181376951.html#

November 24, 2012- SPD’s Newest Voice in the Public Affairs Unit:
http://blogs.seattletimes.com/monica-guzman/2012/11/24/seattles-police-department-finds-its-freshest-official-voice/

http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2019752523_marijuanapolice24m.html

November 13, 2012- Extra SPD Patrols in Downtown During the Holidays to Keep Us Safe:
http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2019675436_downtownpatrols14m.html?syndication=rss

November 3, 2012- Community Policing:

http://www.king5.com/news/Seattle-Police-invite-the-public–177123681.html

October 31, 2012- Seattle Police Rescue Man:

http://blogs.seattletimes.com/today/2012/10/seattle-police-rescue-man-from-sinking-car-in-lake-washington/

October 4, 2012- Tweets by Beat:

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/02/us/seattle-police-department-uses-twitter-to-report-crime.html?_r=0

http://www.economist.com/blogs/babbage/2012/10/police-communication#comments

August 14, 2012- Child Thanks SPD:

http://blog.cascade.org/2012/08/six-year-old-thanks-police/

August 12, 2012- If Project on the Front Page of the Seattle Times(All Related If Project Articles):

http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2018869510_ifproject13m.html

http://crosscut.com/2012/05/09/theatre/108391/prison-play-bathhouse-theatre-education-young/?page=2

August 7, 2012- Downtown Night Out:

http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2018869722_nightout08m.html?cmpid=2628

July 27, 2012- SPD’s efforts against Domestic Violence:

http://seattletimes.com/html/localnews/2018791774_centralamericadv28m.html

July 21, 2012- Seattle Police Pipes and Drums(All related articles):

http://www.king5.com/video/featured-videos/Seattle-Police-Pipes–Drums-in-West-163296426.html#

http://westseattleblog.com/2012/07/west-seattle-grand-parade-countdown-police-pipes-and-drums-debut

July 19, 2012- Officer Bernasconi Retires after 43 Years:

http://westseattleblog.com/2012/07/historic-event-during-west-seattle-grand-parade-officer-john-bernasconis-last-ride-as-spd-teams-drillmaster

July 3, 2012- SPD Blotter:

http://www.komonews.com/news/local/SPD-using-new-tool-to-so-161292795.html?tab=video&c=y

June 6, 2012- Café Racer(All Related Articles):

http://www.thestranger.com/seattle/five-hours/Content?oid=13860933

http://www.myballard.com/2012/05/30/two-shootings-in-seattle-some-schools-on-lockdown/

http://dailyuw.com/archive/2012/05/30/news/breaking-three-killed-shooting-roosevelt-and-58th

http://blogs.seattleweekly.com/dailyweekly/2012/05/update_police_say_man_responsi.php

March 22, 2012- Living Room Conversations(All Related Articles):

http://westseattleblog.com/2012/03/police-in-the-living-room-conversation-in-arbor-heights

http://www.king5.com/news/Seattle-Police-making-house-calls–138383214.html#

January 20,2012- SPD Helps the Homeless:

http://www.king5.com/news/cities/seattle/Seattle-police-help-the-homeless-during–137791243.html#

January 12, 2012- Crisis Intervention Team:

http://crosscut.com/2012/01/12/law-justice/21775/Seattle-police-what-theyre-doing-right-with-troubl/