July 1, 2011
- A man reported that his 2011 Lexus RX 450h had been broken into at the Red Town Trailhead, 15500 Newcastle Golf Club Road, between 4:30 and 5:45 p.m. May 19. The burglar smashed the rear driver’s side window, causing $1,000 in damage. The man reported the stolen items to be a gym bag worth $50, a pair of dress pants worth $50 and a pair of sandals worth $100.
- A man reported that his 1988 Subaru GL had been stolen from the Cougar Mountain Trailhead in the 10100 block of Renton-Issaquah Road Southeast between 5:30 and 6:30 p.m. May 22.
June 23, 2011
NEW — 10:20 a.m. June 23, 2011
Bass guitar theft
A man reported that his $2,300 bass guitar was stolen from Seattle Revival Church, 12636 Southeast 89th Place, between noon April 17 and noon May 18.
June 17, 2011
NEW – 10:50 a.m. June 17, 2011
A man reported that his home in the 12500 block of Southeast 75th Place, was broken into between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. June 2. He reported the burglar entered through the back door, which the man said he may have left unlocked. He said the stolen items were a .45-caliber pistol worth $600, $300 worth of ammunition, two video cameras worth $300, two digital cameras together worth $1,100, a class ring worth $800, a desktop computer worth $800, a portable DVD player at an unknown value, a GPS unit worth $2,500, a hair trimmer worth $50, a safe worth $100, three MP3 players together worth $400, a portable radio worth $400, a printer worth $100, a universal remote worth $300, a gun safe worth $50, three Microsoft Xbox consoles together worth $600, a Nintendo Wii console worth $180, three watches together worth $900, a wedding ring worth $19,800, five Wii games together worth $100, 10 Xbox games together worth $300 and five Xbox remotes together worth $250. The stolen property totaled $29,980. Police recovered 16 sets of fingerprints from the home.
June 11, 2011
NEW — 8 a.m. June 11, 2011
Stolen cell phone at Maywood
A woman reported that her daughter’s iPhone was stolen from Maywood Middle School, 14490 168 Ave. S.E., the morning of May 26. She said her daughter — a Maywood student — left the $400 phone in an unlocked locker in the women’s locker room during her physical education class.
June 6, 2011
NEW — 2:15 p.m. June 6, 2011
A man reported that his 2011 Lexus RX 450h had been broken into at the Red Town Trailhead, 15500 Newcastle Golf Club Road, between 4:30 and 5:45 p.m. May 19. The burglar smashed the rear driver’s side window, causing $1,000 in damage. The man reported the stolen items to be a gym bag worth $50, a pair of dress pants worth $50 and a pair of sandals worth $100.
A man reported that his 1988 Subaru GL had been stolen from the Cougar Mountain Trailhead in the 10100 block of Renton-Issaquah Road Southeast between 5:30 and 6:30 p.m. May 22.
June 3, 2011
- A woman reported that her home in the 7500 block of 138th Place Southeast was broken into between 5 p.m. April 23 and 10 a.m. April 24. The garage was entered, as was her unlocked vehicle inside. She reported that a cello worth $1,500 and two pairs of shoes together worth $90 were stolen.
- A woman reported that her home in the 12700 block of Southeast 80th Way was broken into between 10 p.m. April 23 and 8 a.m. April 24. The garage was entered, as was her 2002 Toyota Corolla, which was parked in the inside. She reported that a golf bag and golf clubs were taken from the trunk. Police were unable to recover fingerprints from the scene.
- A man reported that his home in the 13800 block of Issaquah-Hobart Road was broken into between 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. May 4. A rear window was shattered — causing $250 in damage — and $1,000 worth of jewelry was stolen.
- A man reported his home in the 12000 block of Southeast 92nd Street was broken into between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. May 4. A rear window was broken and most of the rooms in the house were ransacked. He reported the stolen items to be an iPod Touch worth $250, a Kindle case worth $250, a suitcase worth $100, a passport card worth $150, a speaker worth $150, a Swiss army knife worth $50, miscellaneous jewelry worth $1,500, two restaurant gift cards together worth $100 and a bottle of prescription pain pills. Police recovered 13 fingerprints from the home.
May 27, 2011
NEW — 12:10 p.m. May 27, 2011
Student brings gun to Renton Academy
Police responded to Renton Academy, 6928 116th Avenue S.E., after a 16-year-old student brought a handgun to school May 6 and showed it to another student on the school bus.
A man reported that his 2008 Subaru Legacy had been broken into in the 12100 block of Southeast 70th Street between 1:45 and 9:45 a.m. May 7. He reported that a laptop worth $2,500 had been stolen. The car had been locked, and the man wasn’t sure how the car was entered.
May 20, 2011
NEW — 6 a.m. May 20, 2011
Freak out at Coal Creek Apartments?
Police responded to Coal Creek Apartments, 6802 Coal Creek Parkway S.E., at 9 p.m. May 2 after a resident reported that somebody had broken a glass fire extinguisher container. The resident also reported that loud banging and yelling was coming from her neighbor’s apartment. It appeared as though the man in the apartment from which the noise came had thrown his bicycle off his third-story balcony. The man would not open the door for police, and the reporting officers called the man’s mother. The man would not open the door for her either, and he told them to return with a warrant. With no witnesses to the fire extinguisher container vandalism or the bike being thrown, police left the scene.
May 9, 2011
NEW — 10:35 a.m. May 9, 2011
A man reported that his 2000 Toyota Tacoma was burglarized into at QFC, 6940 Coal Creek Parkway S.E., between 6:30 a.m. and 7:10 p.m. April 22. He reported that the catalytic converter had been cut off the car’s exhaust system.
Job site graffiti
Police noticed just after midnight April 24 that a construction trailer tagged with graffiti at the Newcastle Library construction site at the corner of Newcastle Way and 129th Avenue Southeast. A locked chain link fence surrounded the trailer, and the paint was fresh enough that it still smelled.
May 6, 2011
A man reported that his Subaru Impreza was stolen from the Coal Creek YMCA, 13750 Newcastle Golf Club Road, between 5:10 and 6:10 p.m. March 23. He reported that he had locked his vehicle and left his keys in an unlocked locker. When he returned, his keys and his car were gone.
Teen climbs bridge
Police responded to the corner of Coal Creek Parkway and Southeast May Valley Road, where a teenage boy was walking near the edge of the May Creek Bridge just before 1 p.m. March 25. Passing motorists called 911 because they thought the boy was going to jump. The boy was upbeat and told police he had been suspended from Hazen High School that day. He said he was not allowed to call for a ride from school and was told to walk home. He said he was bored, so he walked along the edge of the bridge on his way home.