Crime in the Northwest http://kplu.org en FBI, Seattle police announce oxycodone arrests http://kplu.org/post/fbi-seattle-police-announce-oxycodone-arrests <p></p><p>Police and federal agents arrested 21 people Tuesday in raids in the Seattle area and northern California to bust a ring accused of illegally distributing the painkiller oxycodone.</p><p> Tue, 28 Aug 2012 20:46:29 +0000 The Associated Press 6114 at http://kplu.org FBI, Seattle police announce oxycodone arrests 4 Washington agencies team up to nab duct tape bandit http://kplu.org/post/4-washington-agencies-team-nab-duct-tape-bandit <p>REDMOND, Wash. — Police in Edmonds, Poulsbo, Stanwood and Redmond are teaming up to track a man who has robbed four banks in Western Washington in three months.</p><p> Wed, 22 Aug 2012 15:54:07 +0000 The Associated Press 6059 at http://kplu.org FBI: Violent crime continues to decline in Northwest http://kplu.org/post/fbi-violent-crime-continues-decline-northwest <p>The FBI says violent crime dropped 6 percent nationwide in 2010. Northwest states are following that same trend, but see less improvement when it comes to property crime rates.</p><p> Mon, 19 Sep 2011 23:13:00 +0000 Tom Banse 2671 at http://kplu.org FBI: Violent crime continues to decline in Northwest