Morning Fizz

Mike McGinn, Light Rail, and Eight Other Defining Stories of the Last Decade

The most important events of the last 10 years and the most important votes in Olympia on Friday.

03/07/2016 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Friday LIKES & DISLIKES: Oil Industry Backs Republican Leaders

Nearly $70,000 in oil industry money may explain GOP provision.

02/13/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Seattle State Senator, ACLU Call for Tougher Body Cam Guidelines than in SPD Pilot

Caffeinated news featuring competing body cam bills in Olympia.

02/09/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Increasing Police Accountability? Workers' Wages? and Trees?

Caffeinated news featuring the progressive agenda in Olympia and trees in Seattle

02/02/2015 By Josh Feit

Power Lines

Bruce Harrell's Fight For Body Cams

For council member Bruce Harrell, the fight for police body cameras was personal. But now the real debate begins.

02/02/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Mayor Murray and the Other Tunnel

Caffeinated News featuring a new tunnel, new body cam tech, and a new candidate.

01/07/2015 By Josh Feit


A Second Night of Protests in Seattle

Peaceful marchers hit streets for second night to protest the decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson.

11/26/2014 By Casey Jaywork

City Hall

Council Public Safety Chair: McGinn's Decision Not to Fund Body Cameras Political, Not Legal

City council public-safety chair Bruce Harrell says that, contrary to what the mayor's budget office claims, there is no law prohibiting the city from funding his body-mounted cop camera proposal.

10/04/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Legislature Laying Groundwork For Seattle Cop Cams

UPDATED: State legislators clearing a path for police body cams.

01/17/2012 By Jonah Spangenthal-Lee


Afternoon Jolt: Council Member Bruce Harrell

The day's winners and losers.

09/08/2011 By Afternoon Jolt

City Hall

SPD Outlines Obstacles to Cop Cam Proposal

SPD outlines the legal and practical hurdles to putting body cameras on Seattle police officers.

09/07/2011 By Erica C. Barnett


Are Body Cameras the Solution for Police Accountability?

In the debate over police accountability in Seattle, one controversial proposal is mounting body cameras on every police officer to document their every move during confrontations. City council member Bruce Harrell has proposed requiring head-mounted bod

06/29/2011 By Erica C. Barnett