Executive order to allow hiring incentives for Seattle Police

The Seattle Police Department and 911 dispatch center can now offer hiring incentives to help with staffing challenges. Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan issued an emergency order Friday to allow SPD and the Community Safety and Communications Center to offer hiring bonuses of up to $25,000 for lateral hires and up to $10,000 for new hires, depending on their levels of experience and training.
00:00 – SPD hiring emergency

It’s the second of three new mass vaccination sites to come online, just a week after the Downtown Seattle vaccine hub kicked off.
01:41 – Booster shot pop-up

According to Puyallup Police, the off-duty officer was out on a jog when he came across two men who were allegedly trying to break into the Jennings Equipment at 1030 River Road.
03:10 – Off-duty officer shot

The state is on the brink of a major shift for landlords and tenants as the eviction moratorium is set to expire. Gov. Jay Inslee said he won’t extend it past Sunday, meaning a critical safety net to keep people housed will be stripped away.
05:06 – Landlords react
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