UPPD Police Blotter

The most recent significant public safety activity in University Place is shared below. 

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Sep 20

September 20, 2023 Update

Posted on September 20, 2023 at 12:57 PM by Public Relations

Highlighted Incidents

Incident: Armed Robbery – Location: 5900 Hannah Pierce Rd W

Officers responded to an armed robbery at an espresso stand. The victim was approached by an individual who first pretended to be picking up an online order. The suspect displayed a firearm and demanded cash along with the victim’s cell phone. The suspect fled in a stolen vehicle prior to the arrival of law enforcement.  

News and Upcoming Events

Join us on Oct. 4 for Coffee with a Cop! Our team will be at Starbucks (3904 Bridgeport Wy W.) from 10 a.m. to noon. This is an opportunity to meet your public safety team while they serve you coffee/snacks. We hope to see you there!

We are continuing to partner with our businesses to prevent property crime. We have two emphasis nights coming up over the next week. Stay tuned for results.

Current Activity Report

University Place Police Activity for the Period of 9/4/2023 through 9/17/2023

Violent Crimes

Property Crimes

Murder00Vehicle Theft64.8
Robbery11Vehicle Prowl411.8
Aggravated Assault01.6Theft1212.8
Sexual Assault10.4Burglary94


All Total Reported Incidents (including those not listed above)8478.8

Selected Calls for Service

Welfare Checks5121.8
Suspicious Activity2322
Unwanted Persons2810.8
Total Calls for Service

Trend is based on five-year average for incidents over a two-week period.