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Search underway for missing woman at Lake Crescent

35-year-old from Federal Way last seen Monday.

Man seriously injured in Federal Way shooting on Saturday

Witnesses said one of the vehicles fled the scene immediately after shots were heard.

Federal Way Farmers Market to host decorated Korean War vet

Robert Hair, 87, has three stars for serving in Korea, and front line medals.

  • May 24, 2019

‘Please not my son’: Mother of murdered Todd Beamer teen speaks out

17-year-old Cameron Wilson planned to attend Seattle University to study computer science after June graduation.

Sound Transit Board approves three sites to study for light rail maintenance facility

Midway Landfill in Kent; two Federal Way locations.

Detectives seek community’s help to solve murder of Todd Beamer teen

The body of 17-year-old Cameron Wilson was found in Fife on May 13.

Federal Way house fire caused by arson

The house was abandoned, SKFR confirms.

Scammers pose as Federal Way police, demand money from residents

Federal Way police will never call and demand money from people, FWPD says.

Police nab car thieves after pursuit

The following is a sample of the Federal Way police log.

King County’s $5 million derelict boat problem

When a boat sinks, it costs a lot to bring it up, with millions being spent since 2003 on removals.

Federal Way teen charged with vehicular homicide in death of elderly Tacoma woman

Justice Oates, 18, told detectives he fell asleep at the wheel after working long hours.

Self-driving cars: Heaven or hell?

Depending on factors, traffic and environmental impacts could become better or worse.

Burien man suspected of trying to pull Federal Way teen into truck charged with child luring

Couple who witnessed incident followed suspect to grocery store, took photo of his license plate.

Susan’s quest for ‘justice’ and the civil legal system dilemma

While citizens have the right to an attorney in criminal cases, they’re not afforded the same rights in civil litigation.

Federal Way seventh-grader is classroom leader

Veronica Maldonado is this month’s Scholar of the Month from Kilo Middle School.

Burglary suspect flees house when resident comes home for lunch

The following is a sample of the Federal Way police blotter.

Federal Way scholars build personal connections and stewardship for environment

Students release salmon fry into Hylebos Creek, learn about the environment during annual event.

  • May 20, 2019

Missing man found dead on Federal Way trail

The Puyallup man who went missing on Monday night apparently committed suicide, police said.

Man opens fire at aggressive dog, accidentally shoots neighbor

The victim was transported to Harborview Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

Hazmat team investigates powdery substance Federal Way resident found in mail

Hazmat called to police station, determines contents contained no contaminants.