NE Seattle Burglaries Triple From Last October

Burglaries jump from 18 to 55 from October 2010 numbers, according to the North Precinct Crime Prevention Coordinator and the Pinehurst Seattle blog. Don’t forget to lock your doors and windows and keep your eyes open. . . . → Read More: NE Seattle Burglaries Triple From Last October

“Chalk One Up for the Good Guys Today!” – Burlary Suspects Caught

The NE Seattle Moms listserve recounts the capture of burglary suspects where many burglaries have occurred this past month. . . . → Read More: “Chalk One Up for the Good Guys Today!” – Burlary Suspects Caught

Lots of Important Meetings for Everyone Tonight

Perhaps everyone got around a table and decided to schedule lots of important meetings all on the same night just to keep things interesting.  However, if there’s an issue that’s near and dear to you, there’s probably a meeting about it tonight.  Here’s a non-comprehensive list of those meetings we’re aware of:

Our monthly . . . → Read More: Lots of Important Meetings for Everyone Tonight

Reports of Door-to-Door Scammer in the Neighborhood

The Wedgwood View and Maple Leaf Life have reported of a door-to-door scammer in our NE Seattle neighborhoods. The man, ‘Martin,’ has reportedly behaved very strangely leading some to believe that he could be targeting mothers and children.  Please remember to use careful judgment when answering the door and don’t give out either your . . . → Read More: Reports of Door-to-Door Scammer in the Neighborhood

April Starts with a Flurry of Burglaries in SW Wedgwood

UPDATE 3:  According to the Seattle’s Police Reports Map, April closed with 8 forced-entry burglaries, 3 of which occurred near the intersection of 35th Ave NE and NE 80th Street between 4/11 and 4/17.  See the following table for location and dates for each burglary.

Location Date Reported Occurred 31XX NE 82nd ST Home . . . → Read More: April Starts with a Flurry of Burglaries in SW Wedgwood

Is Wedgwood Pedestrian Friendly?

As part of the Vision Plan process that Wedgwood undertook in 2009/2010, the community aspired to be “a safe and pedestrian-friendly community that welcomes diversity and where a commitment to sustainability is everywhere apparent.“  However, is Wedgwood currently pedestrian friendly?

Wedgwood is located on a topographic ridge and a sizable chunk of our neighborhood . . . → Read More: Is Wedgwood Pedestrian Friendly?

Burglary in Wedgwood

One of the reasons many live in Wedgwood is because how safe it is. The friendly and perceptive neighbors who live within the single-family residential neighborhood that defines much of Wedgwood fosters this sense of safety. This makes it all the more uncomfortable when crime occurs in our community.

According to the Wedgwood View, . . . → Read More: Burglary in Wedgwood

Burglary Report for December 2010 – good news

Wedgwood Wide Block Watch communications coordinator Ellen Blackstone forwarded a short and sweet report this month. It’s good news, take a look…

Diane Horswill of the Seattle Police Department writes: I am happy to say there were no reported burglaries in Wedgwood in Dec. For details, contact Diane at 206-684-7711 or diane.horswill@seattle.gov.

The email . . . → Read More: Burglary Report for December 2010 – good news

No Sidewalk Improvements for Wedgwood in 2011

Those that live in Wedgwood, north of 85th, recognize the need for improving sidewalks throughout Wedgwood.  Not only do they provide a critical pedestrian safety network for our schools, but they improve the walkability of our neighborhood and often improve the surface water management on our streets.  Therefore, expanding the sidewalk network throughout Wedgwood . . . → Read More: No Sidewalk Improvements for Wedgwood in 2011