Police shooting initiative calls for greater training, accountability
by Damme Getachew
Initiative 940 aims to decrease use of physical or deadly force by training police in de-escalation skills and increase accountability in police shootings.
Jul 7, 2017
Federal judge tells Seattle police union: “Black Lives Matter”
by Venice Buhain
It was the first time a sitting federal judge cited the national movement.
Aug 16, 2016
More than 1,000 gather in Seattle over fatal officer-involved shootings
by Chloe Collyer
Many moved from a Westlake Park vigil over the fatal police shootings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling to a march on downtown streets.
Jul 8, 2016
Why We March: Snapshots from Seattle May Day
by DJ Martinez
For the 10th straight year, hundreds of Seattleites came out for the May Day workers' and immigrants' rights march. We asked a few why they were marching this year.
May 1, 2016