A troubling amount of homicides in Kent so far in 2021 has the police department studying ways to prevent future killings. Six homicides have occurred in the first four months of the year—two in January, two in March and two in April.
Update: Officials say the red 2013 Toyota Prius has been found after two men in a yellow tow truck stole it Thursday morning.
The city of Kent has agreed to pay the family of Giovonn Joseph-McDade, an unarmed Black man shot and killed by police in 2017, $4.4 million in a settlement over his death.
A 27-year-old man was arrested and accused of second-degree murder and unlawful gun possession after the murder of a man at a Kent apartment complex in late March.
Kent Police Department began enforcing six speed cameras near elementary schools to make sure drivers are using caution in school zones as some students return to in-person learning.
Police officers are investigating a deadly shooting at a Kent apartment complex, the second deadly shooting the complex has seen in two days.
Two people were shot and killed on Sunday and Monday at an apartment complex in Kent.
An 18-year-old has been arrested in connection to the shooting death of a Kent man early Sunday morning.
At least five people were sent to the hospital after a car crashed into a Kent apartment building early Sunday morning.
The driver escaped with only minor injuries after a car was split in half in Kent.
It happened in the parking lot of the Mosaic Hills apartments.
Kent Police are still asking for help to find Asia Wilbon.
Steven Siler, the Kent bar owner who defied Gov. Jay Inslee’s indoor dining ban as the state’s coronavirus numbers were spiking again last fall, has agreed to pay a $2,400 fine and comply with the state’s coronavirus safety guidelines going forward.
The City of Kent is getting ready for slick conditions ahead of the forecasted winter storm. Kent Public Works has been preparing for weather events like this since early fall.
The battle continues over allowing high school sports and balancing public health guidelines.
A 20-year-old woman was fatally stabbed in Kent on Sunday morning and a suspect was arrested after a lengthy standoff, according to Kent police.
So far in January, Kent Police Department arrested 25 people accused of luring and exploiting young victims.
Detectives are hoping surveillance video helps solve the mystery of what happened Christmas morning when a victim was shot in Kent.
Kent Police are asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect who shot a 21-year-old man on December 11th, 2020 who was shopping inside Star Vape smoke shop located at 10422 SE Kent Kangley Rd.
Police are investigating after a man was found shot dead in a vehicle in Kent Thursday night.