Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. June 27 17200 block of Highway 99. Theft. Baby formula was reported stolen. 16800 block of 69th Pl. W. Theft. New clothing was reported stolen from a vehicle. 18500 block of 52nd Ave. W. Accident. A hit-and-run accident was reported in a parking lot. June…

Snohomish County Fire District 1 Commissioners support private fireworks ban

Commissioners of the largest fire district in Snohomish County are voicing support for a countywide ban on fireworks. Snohomish County Fire District 1 Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution last night calling for the county to ban the sale and discharge of fireworks in unincorporated areas. Fire District 1 serves nearly 200,000 residents in unincorporated south…

Police Department hosts K9 Demonstration and Fundraiser on July 21

The Lynnwood Police Department hosts a Police K9 Demonstration and Fundraiser from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, July 21 at Veterans Park in Lynnwood. Demonstrations of the K9 unit will be at 1:30 and 2:30 p.m. All proceeds will benefit the Lynnwood Police Department K9 Unit and will fund ballistic vests and equipment, handler and K9 training…

Reminder: Fireworks legal in Lynnwood only on July 4

It’s OK to have a blast in Lynnwood on the Fourth of July – as long as you’re safe and abide by the law. Lynnwood Police will be taking an enforcement stance regarding the illegal use of fireworks on and around the 4th of July. Legal fireworks can be discharged within the city limits of…

Snohomish County Fire District 1 calls: June 20-26

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 395 calls the week of June 20-26: 312 emergency medical aid calls, 30 motor vehicle collisions, 19 fires, 17 service calls, 2 natural gas leaks and 15 automatic fire alarms. June 20 COLLISION: At 6:51 a.m., a two-car collision was reported at 116th Street SE and 35th Avenue…

Lynnwood Police joins with 7-Eleven to reward good deeds

Lynnwood Police Department along with local 7-Eleven stores get together to encourage kids to “chill out” and be safe this summer. Youngsters who get caught in the act of doing good deeds will be issued a “ticket” for a free small Slurpee. Operation Chill was developed by 7-Eleven in 1996 to positively reward and encourage…

Lynnwood Police Blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police Blotter. June 20 4900 block of 200th St. SW. Theft. Speakers, an Ipod and $100 were stolen from a car. June 21 19100 block of Highway 99. Fraud. A counterfeit bill was passed. 18600 block of 44th Ave. W. Malicious mischief. Two young boys were seen…

Washington Traffic Safety Commission awards $80,000 grant to Edmonds School District

The Edmonds School District has been awarded an $80,000 grant from the Washington Traffic Safety Commission for the purchase and installation of flashing beacons to warn drivers of the presence of school kids in designated school zones. The beacons will support safety at Beverly, College Place, Lynndale, Spruce, and Meadowdale elementary schools, as well as…

Snohomish County Fire District 1 calls: June 13-19

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 389 calls the week of June 13-19: 302 emergency medical aid calls, 24 motor vehicle collisions, 29 fires, 20 service calls and 14 automatic fire alarms. June 13 CAR FIRE: At 9:36 a.m., firefighters extinguished a car fire in the 12400 block of East Gibson Road south of…

Swedish/Edmonds hosts Disaster Medicine Project training

Robert Mitchell, M.D, Disaster Medicine Project (DMP) Medical Director, provided this report on a new program to train hospitals in disaster preparedness: “On Saturday, the Disaster Medicine Project presented its inaugural training at Swedish/Edmonds to provide 20 physicians, nurses and staff with a standardized, all-hazards approach to crisis and disaster response, enabling self-reliance, quality patient…

Fingerprinting services cancelled on Wednesday, June 26

Fingerprinting services at the Lynnwood Police Department will be cancelled on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 due to maintenance and remodeling work. Fingerprinted hours are Wednesdays and Saturdays from 1-4 p.m. The Lynnwood Police Station is located at 19321 44th Ave. W. in Lynnwood.  

Start planning for National Night Out Against Crime

The annual “National Night Out Against Crime” celebration for 2013 is scheduled all across America for Tuesday evening, Aug. 6. National Night Out (NNO) is when residents turn their porch lights on, lock their doors and go out and meet their neighbors in the name of crime prevention. In 2012, more than 35 million people…

Lynnwood Police Blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police Blotter. June 12 6700 block of 180th St. SW. Impound. An abandoned vehicle was impounded. Notification was sent to the registered owner. June 13 6500 block of 208th St. SW. Suspicious circumstances. Three known men were sleeping in the pool area of an apartment complex. They…

Suspect killed by Snohomish County Sheriff's Office deputies identified

The male suspect, who was shot and killed by Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office deputies, has been identified by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office as 46 year-old Matthew Scott Wiese of Everett. The cause of death has been determined to be multiple gunshot wounds from law enforcement. Detectives with the Snohomish County Multiple Agency Response…

Suspect killed by Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office deputies identified

The male suspect, who was shot and killed by Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office deputies, has been identified by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office as 46 year-old Matthew Scott Wiese of Everett. The cause of death has been determined to be multiple gunshot wounds from law enforcement. Detectives with the Snohomish County Multiple Agency Response…

Lynnwood man shot by Snohomish County deputies had violent history, documents say

The man shot by Snohomish County deputies Wednesday evening had been charged with malicious mischief and ordered to surrender his firearms after he allegedly drove his truck into his estranged wife’s garage last year, court documents say. Our news partner, the Seattle Times, is reporting that the man’s name was not released by the Snohomish…

Neighbor: Lynnwood man killed by deputy was armed with gun

The law enforcement team that investigates police shootings in Snohomish County hasn’t released new information on last night’s shooting near Lynnwood that left a 46-year-old man dead. But one neighbor told Q13 that the man shot by a Snohomish County sheriff’s deputy was armed with a gun, according to our news partner, the Seattle Times….

Lynnwood man shot and killed by Snohomish County Sheriff's Office deputies

Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office deputies shot and killed a male suspect in the 15200 block of Meadow Road in Lynnwood on Wednesday, June 19. Detectives with the Snohomish County Multiple Agency Response Team (SMART) responded to the incident. Earlier in the evening, deputies investigated a court order violation at a different location but located the suspect…

Lynnwood man shot and killed by Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office deputies

Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office deputies shot and killed a male suspect in the 15200 block of Meadow Road in Lynnwood on Wednesday, June 19. Detectives with the Snohomish County Multiple Agency Response Team (SMART) responded to the incident. Earlier in the evening, deputies investigated a court order violation at a different location but located the suspect…

Fireworks legal in Lynnwood on July 4 only

It’s OK to have a blast in Lynnwood on the Fourth of July – as long as you’re safe and abide by the law. Lynnwood Police will be taking an enforcement stance regarding the illegal use of fireworks on and around the 4th of July. Legal fireworks can be discharged within the city limits of…

Police release photo of suspect in Lake Ballinger area assault and purse snatching

Edmonds police Tuesday identified the suspect wanted in the assault and purse snatching of an Edmonds woman in the Lake Ballinger neighborhood June 11. Matthew Adam Propst, described by police as a violent offender, is a 28-year-old white male, 5-5 and 160 pounds with very short/bald brown hair, and blue eyes with multiple tattoos. Propst…

Traffic safety improvement coming to three Lynnwood schools

Pedestrian and traffic safety improvements will be made at Hilltop, Martha Lake and Spruce elementary schools this summer. The work is being funded by the voted-approved 2012 Technology/Capital Levy as well as funds from the 2004 Technology/Capital Levy. The Hilltop and Martha Lake project consists of reconfiguring the existing parking lots and walkways including installation…

Snohomish County Fire District 1 calls: June 6-12

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 377 calls the week of June 6-12: 294 emergency medical aid calls, 26 motor vehicle collisions, 31 fires, 13 service calls, 1 natural gas leak and 12 automatic fire alarms. June 6 FIRE: At 2:11 p.m., firefighters responded to a report of a house fire in the 16200…

Lynnwood Police Blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police Blotter. June 7 18800 block of 60th Ave. W. Narcotics. A 55-year-old man was arrested on two charges of felony possession of a controlled substance, driving while license suspended, a Lynnwood warrant and possession of drug paraphernalia. He also was suspected of DUI. 3700 block of…

Fire District 1 fire calls for May 30-June 5

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 372 calls the week of May 30-June 5: 310 emergency medical aid calls, 22 motor vehicle collisions, 13 fires, 10 service calls, 2 natural gas leaks and 15 automatic fire alarms. May 30 COLLISION: At 1:20 p.m., three vehicles were involved in a collision at 220th Street Southwest…