June 3Sheriff's Detectives Arrest Suspect in Theft of Foot Ferry Fares
Detectives assigned to Metro Transit arrested a 30 year-old Tacoma man Saturday night (May 28th) for the theft of several thousand dollars in fare revenue from the King County passenger ferries (“water taxi”). The ferries run from downtown Seattle to Vashon Island and West Seattle.
May 14Water Safety is the Watchword This Weekend!
The Sheriff's Office wants to remind everyone that water safety should be of paramount importance this weekend. Most drowning deaths in King County occur in April, May, and July…56% or 9 out of 16 in 2009.