WSP: Street racing focus draws regional support
Reckless acts create a public safety challenge
Last updated 8/9/2021 at 8:12am
A regional problem of street racing has multiple agencies joining to focus on an important public safety issue.
The Washington State Patrol announced in a May 14 news release that in early 2021 multiple law enforcement agencies in King, Pierce, and Snohomish county have coordinated efforts to investigate illegal street-racing, and while it has mainly been a problem outside Snohomish County, some crimes were committed in South Snohomish County.
In Bothell, Van Cleave said there were some charges since February. One suspect faced 23 charges, a second 17 and a third at least one charge. Charg...