News

Man impersonates officer over the phone | Police blotter for Feb. 6-7

Redmond Police Department - Courtesy photo
Redmond Police Department
— image credit: Courtesy photo

The police blotter feature is both a description of a small selection of police incidents and a statistical roundup of all calls to the Redmond Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers. The Redmond Reporter Police Blotter is not intended to be representative of all police calls originating in Redmond, which gets more than 500 calls (emergency and non-emergency) per week.

Friday, Feb. 7

Noise complaint: An apartment tenant from the 3900 block of West lake Sammamish Parkway in Overlake reported excessive noise at 12:25 a.m. from a nearby tenant shortly after midnight.

Thursday, Feb. 6

Vandalism: At 6:59 p.m., Redmond Police took the report of graffiti painted on a resident's fence in the 18500 of Northeast 25th Street in Overlake.

Vehicle prowls: Officers responded to three vehicle prowl reports. Two were from downtown and one was from Overlake. A computer and other items were taken.

Trespass: At 11:18 a.m., an apartment manager of a complex in the 8900 block of 160th Avenue Northeast contacted police to report an unknown suspect had used force to gain entry and remain within a model apartment. An investigation is pending.

Criminal impersonation: At 9:52 a.m., it was reported that a suspect called the victim disguising himself as a law enforcement official in an attempt to gain personal information from the victim.

Theft: The victim from the 8700 block of 161st Avenue Northeast on Education Hill reported that his credit cards were taken from his wallet as he exercised inside of a gym at 9:05 a.m. The credit cards were used to make two large purchases at a popular retail store.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Read the Dec 19
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates