Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. Aug. 8 16900 block of Highway 99. Burglary. A man was arrested after he broke into a bank. 6400 block of 204th St. SW. Theft. A paycheck was reported stolen and cashed. 20100 block of 48th Ave. W. Theft. A woman reported that her adult…

City Council encourages citizens to prepare for emergencies

With its summer recess starting, the Lynnwood City Council took care of some business ahead of time on Monday night. The council noted that National Preparedness Month is a nationwide effort held each September with the goal of increasing public awareness about the important of preparing for emergencies and to encourage individuals to take action….

Lynnwood man charged with indecent exposure after incidents at Tour de Terrace

A 40-year-old Lynnwood man was arrested by Mountlake Terrace police earlier this month and charged with indecent exposure after allegedly exposing himself to three young females during Tour de Terrace. Detectives investigated the case after receiving reports of a man rubbing up against festival goers and then exposing himself to the three girls, all believed…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incident reports from the Lynnwood Police blotter. July 30 20800 block of Highway 99. DUI. A 42-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence. 19500 block of Highway 99. Shoplifting. Two suspects were arrested for the shoplifting of groceries. July 31 3000 block of 184th St. SW. Accident….

Police responding to man barricading himself in apartment

Lynnwood Police and SWAT team members have responded to a report of a man barricading himself in an apartment in the area of 60th Ave. W and 208th St. in Lynnwood on Tuesday afternoon. No other details are available as of 3:30 p.m.        

Snohomish County Fire District 1 calls, July 18-31

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 711 calls July 18-31: 523 emergency medical aid calls, 47 motor vehicle collisions, 70 fires, 30 service calls, 7 gas leaks and 34 automatic fire alarms. July 18 PLAYGROUND FIRE:  At 11:10 p.m., firefighters were called to a small fire that damaged playground equipment at Serene Lake Elementary…

Lynnwood Police Officers promoted

Lynnwood Police Chief Steve Jensen has announced the promotion of Officer Cole Langdon to Sergeant of Police and Custody Officers Mike McGinnis and Dan Snow to Detention Division Sergeants. “I am extremely pleased to announce these promotions. All of these individuals represent the Lynnwood Police Department’s effort to deliver excellent law enforcement services to our…

Lynnwood Police Blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. July 29 6800 block of 196th St. SW. Theft. A set of keys was stolen from the counter of a business. 5000 block of 176th St. SW. A couple reported that their house was broken into. July 30 20100 Cedar Valley Road. Ordinance. An individual…

Presentation honors Fire District 1 for winning national award

Snohomish County Fire District 1 was honored as the winner of the national award for Excellence in Fire Service Based Emergency Medical Service in a presentation Thursday at the Martha Lake Fire Station near Lynnwood. This competitive award is presented annually by the Congressional Fire Services Institute and the MedicAlert Foundation to honor innovative practices…

Get ready for National Night Out

Join your neighbors on Tuesday Aug. 6 for the annual National Night Out Against Crime celebration for 2013. The event is scheduled all across America. National Night Out is when residents turn their porch lights on, lock their doors and go out and meet their neighbors in the name of crime prevention. To find out…

Fire District 1 to receive MedicAlert Foundation/Congressional Fire Services Institute award

Snohomish County Fire District 1 has been awarded the Excellence in Fire Service-Based EMS Award by the MedicAlert Foundation, the leader in emergency medical information services, and the Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI). Snohomish County Fire District 1 is being recognized for its Innovative EMS Checklist program. The EMS Checklist program ensures evidence-based critical interventions occur…

Lynnwood Police Blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter July 19 6500 block of 208th St. SW. Lost property. A passport was reported lost. July 21 18800 block of 33rd Ave. W. Accident. Two cars were involved in a hit-and-run collision. 5200 block of 196th St. SW. Mental. A man found in a park…

Fire District 1 calls: July 11-17

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 390 calls the week of July 11-17: 294 emergency medical aid calls, 21 motor vehicle collisions, 37 fires, 19 service calls, 1 technical rescue and 18 automatic fire alarms. July 11 BRUSH FIRE: At 4:08 a.m., firefighters extinguished a brush that extended to a fence at a home…

Lynnwood K9 units strut their stuff in public demonstrations

  By David Pan/Lynnwood Today editor The public had a rare opportunity to take an inside peek into the world of police work Sunday afternoon at Veterans Park in Lynnwood. As part of a fundraiser for Lynnwood Police’s K9 units, officers and their dogs took part in a live demonstration, allowing the public to understand…

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…

Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. July 10 17400 block of 52nd Ave. W. Theft. A houseguest was suspected of stealing sterling silver dinnerware and two iPods. July 11 17400 block of 64th Ave. W. Animal. An at-large animal was taken to PAWS. 19300 block of 60th Ave. W. Found property….

Reminder: 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…

Outdoor burning ban in effect for Lynnwood

Due to high fire danger and expected hot and dry weather conditions, an outdoor burning ban for the unincorporated areas of Snohomish County has gone into effect on Monday. The city of Lynnwood follows the lead of the county with regard to burn bans. So the burn ban is in effect for Lynnwood residents. This…

Lynnwood Police blotter

The following are selected incidents from the Lynnwood Police blotter. July 5 6500 block of 208th St. SW. Burglary. A resident reported the theft of a laptop, two tablets, digital camera, computer and electronic games. 18300 block of Alderwood Mall Parkway. Theft. A 31-year-old man was arrested for felony theft, felony possession of a controlled…

Stove top fire spreads, causes significant damage to house

A stove top fire that spread to an attic caused significant damage to a house in the 6900 block of 188th Pl. SW. on Wednesday in Lynnwood. A resident was cooking in the kitchen when the fire started on the stove top. The occupant attempted to extinguish the fire, according to Lynnwood Fire Marshal/Public Information Officer…

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…