Neighborhood crime http://www.kplu.org en Living room conversations invite cops in to communities http://www.kplu.org/post/living-room-conversations-invite-cops-communities <p>Small talk isn&rsquo;t usually encouraged between police officers and the public.</p><p>But, the Seattle Police Department is trying to change that, with a program that encourages people to invite the cops in for &ldquo;<a href="http://www.seattle.gov/police/community/livingroom.htm">living room conversations</a>. &rdquo;</p> Mon, 09 Apr 2012 17:19:52 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 4685 at http://www.kplu.org Living room conversations invite cops in to communities Found! 1,260 pound propeller was stolen from Seattle professor’s yard http://www.kplu.org/post/found-1260-pound-propeller-was-stolen-seattle-professor%E2%80%99s-yard <p>Thieves dove up an alley in the University District Tuesday morning and somehow managed to lift a 70-inch, 1,260-pound stainless steel propeller over a retaining wall and fence and make off with it.</p><p><strong>Update: </strong>Seattle Parks has possession of the propeller that was stolen earlier this week from the University District. After discovering the stolen propeller at the Northwest Corporate Park in Kent, a security guard contacted the Kent Police Department.</p><p> Fri, 03 Feb 2012 21:20:38 +0000 Jake Ellison 4038 at http://www.kplu.org Found! 1,260 pound propeller was stolen from Seattle professor’s yard