From Friday, July 28th, to Sunday, July 30th, there will be extra Washington State Patrol Troopers on the roadway, as well as our aviation unit in the sky, looking for unsafe, speeding, aggressive and impaired motorcyclists.
The City of Mill Creek recently stepped up efforts to enforce land use codes dealing with issues such as landscaping and property upkeep, sidewalk maintenance, and vehicle parking as defined by the Mill Creek Municipal Code.
Mill Creek Police officers make any number of contacts and respond to numerous calls for service every day. This week’s police beat contains a brief description of a portion of those calls for the week of July 7th to July 13th.
The Washington State Department of Transportation will restripe a small section of Bothell-Everett Highway (SR 527) along the southern border of Mill Creek between 173rd Street SE and 15th Avenue SE on Sunday, July 23rd, depending on the weather.
A Mill Creek police pursuit on Saturday night, July 15th, led to a fatality on Village Green Drive. The pursuit began just prior to 11:00 pm when a Mill Creek police officer observed a vehicle exceeding the speed limit.
On Friday, July 14th, the City of Mill Creek and Snohomish County Fire District 7 reached a tentative agreement for a new six-year fire services contract (2017-2022). The tentative agreement encompasses the material economic terms of the new fire services agreement.
At their July 5, 2017, meeting, the Snohomish County Council approved a new plan that consolidates the county’s surface water utility into one surface water management district in order to cut costs and improve services.
Following a lengthy recruitment process, the Board of Health unanimously approved an employment agreement with Dr. Mark Beatty to serve as the Snohomish Health District’s next health officer. His selection came after interviews with nine other candidates over the last six months.
The Mill Creek Police Department needs help to identify two individuals involved in a commercial burglary, which occurred in the 16600 block of Bothell-Everett Highway (SR527) in Mill Creek Saturday night, July 8th, into Sunday morning, July 9th.
Two suspects are in custody after they rammed the patrol car of the deputy attempting to contact them, which led to a pursuit ending at the intersection of 121st Street SE and 19th Ave SE on Wednesday morning, July 12th.