Tag Archives: Operation New Day

OPINION: Mayor Bruce Harrell Starts His Own Legacy of Stop-and-Frisk Policing in Seattle

by Johnny Mao


For many in today’s Little Saigon and Chinatown-International District (CID) if you are hanging out in front of a building, sitting on benches, or at a bus stop — the police can stop and search you with a “stop and frisk.” 

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A Month After ‘Operation New Day’ Crackdown, Impacts on Crime Remain Unclear

by Paul Faruq Kiefer

(This article originally appeared on PubliCola and has been reprinted under an agreement.)


A month has passed since the Seattle Police Department (SPD) moved its mobile precinct to the intersection of Third Avenue and Pine Street in downtown Seattle, scattering an open-air market for drugs and stolen merchandise that had recently been the scene of two murders.

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The Morning Update Show — 3/7

The Morning Update Show — hosted by Trae Holiday and The Big O (Omari Salisbury) — is the only weekday news and information livestream that delivers culturally relevant content to the Pacific Northwest’s urban audience. Omari and Trae analyze the day’s local and national headlines as well as melanin magic in our community. Watch live every weekday at 11 a.m. on any of the following channels, hosted by Converge Media: YouTube, Twitch, Facebook, Periscope, and whereweconverge.com.

We also post the Morning Update Show here on the Emerald each day after it airs, so you can catch up any time of day while you peruse our latest posts.

Morning Update Show — Monday, March 7

Looking Back at Bloody Sunday | Mayor Harrell’s Operation New Day | Creative Justice’s Keepin’ It 100 Celebration | Omari Tahir-Garrett Occupation at NAAM | LIVE — Proof-N-The-Play State Basketball Recap

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