Washington's city-dwelling residents are still safer on average than their counterparts in the rest of the country, but the same can't be said for their property, according to new crime statistics released Monday by the FBI.
A 33-year-old man was busted last week while stealing a refrigerator from a vacant home because he mistook an officer's patrol car for his getaway ride, according to charges filed in Pierce County Superior Court.
These eight men are some of the newest suspects wanted on suspicion of burglary in Washington state. Have you seen them?
A 16-year-old boy, already wanted on suspicion of drive-by shooting and robbery, was arrested Thursday afternoon after shooting at people in Seattle's Dunlap neighborhood, according to the Seattle Police Department.
On Thursday night, a helpful mother drove her 38-year-old son to a drug deal in a Mount Baker park, where he was promptly robbed at gunpoint, according to the Seattle Police Department.
A suspected car prowler running from officers ditched a backpack and handgun -- and also his pants for some reason -- Wednesday in Tacoma, according to charges filed in Pierce County Superior Court.
A woman was walking to work Tuesday morning when a man she described as looking like a "bored teenager" attacked and robbed her, spilling her cup of coffee in the process, according to the Seattle Police Department.
Dealerships in Lake City are continuing to be plagued by auto thefts after three more cars and 50 sets of keys were reported stolen from two businesses Tuesday.
TACOMA, Wash. -- A homeless couple in Tacoma told police they've been regularly stealing from charity donation bins in multiple apartment complexes around the area because they need the items to survive, according to charges filed in Pierce County Superior Court.
A registered sex offender, completely naked except for the Department of Corrections monitoring bracelet on his leg, attacked a masseuse and tried force himself on her last Friday in Lakewood, according to the Lakewood Police Department.
People often say you shouldn't hit others over the head with your political beliefs. However, doing just that may have saved a 19-year-old man held up while delivering political flyers Monday afternoon in Green Lake.
The owner of a noisy, troublesome rooster reportedly told a Seattle Police Department officer not to worry, he had a gut feeling* the rooster wouldn't be around to bother neighbors much longer.
A couple of West Seattle residents had their craft time rudely interrupted when two masked men with guns burst into their home and demanded to know where their pot was, according to the Seattle Police Department.
The women of Seattle have had it gropers, and they're not going to take it anymore. The most recent example: a 65-year-old man arrested Tuesday after allegedly grabbing two women in a South Lake Union thrift shop.
A 22-year-old would-be robber found himself running through the streets of downtown Olympia Tuesday night and screaming for help when his attempt to rob a woman at gunpoint didn't quite go as planned, according to the Olympia Police Department.
A Seattle resident was pepper sprayed early Saturday morning while trying to stop a car prowler spotted in his Haller Lake neighborhood, according to the Seattle Police Department.
A young boy helpfully clarified to curious officers that it was his "middle brother" not his "older brother" who broke into a neighbor's home to steal cellphones last week, according to the Seattle Police Department.
A beer can and two doctors started a large fight outside a Bonney Lake Halloween party after stealing stuff from a number of partygoers, according to charges filed Monday in Pierce County Superior Court.
Detectives arrested a 32-year-old man Monday on the University of Washington campus in connection with online threats made against students over the weekend.
Perhaps jealous that those only a few decades younger than him could get free candy simply by walking around in a store-bought Groot mask, a 37-year-old man broke into a Pioneer Square chocolate shop on Halloween and pilfered $22 in treats, according to the Seattle Police Department.