Jenny Durkan

Seattle, WAThe Stranger

Should Mayor Jenny Durkan Resign Over Those Missing Texts?

Mayor Jenny Durkan's missing text messages scandal could serve as the fulfillment of a prophesy implied by that cursed Thelma and Louise comparison she made last summer. At the height of 2020's protests, Durkan joked that she and ex-Seattle Police Department Chief Carmen Best toyed with the idea of "having a Thelma and Louise moment" and resigning as a team, but they ultimately decided otherwise. Best resigned two months later.

Auburn man charged with threatening to kill Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan

Seattle Police say an Auburn man left a death threat on Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan’s main office telephone line on April 27. According to court records, Rashidi Slaughter, 42, identified himself by name on the voicemail, which likewise recorded his phone number, and declared: “I’m going to kill you and I am going to kill your whole family. Do you understand me?”
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'The summer of love became a summer of blood': Mom of teen shot dead in Seattle's CHOP zone files wrongful death against city's mayor Jenny Durkan after she branded anarchist area a harmless 'block party'

The mother of a teenage boy shot dead in Seattle's CHOP autonomous zone says the 'summer of love' hailed by city mayor Jenny Durkan became 'a summer of blood.'. Donnitta Sinclair launched a furious attack on Durkan, as well as Seattle's Emergency Services, Police Department, City Council and the State of Washington over her 19 year-old son Horace Lorenzo Anderson's murder in CHOP in 2020.

Man arrested for alleged threats to kill Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan

SEATTLE - An Auburn man has been arrested for allegedly leaving a harassing voicemail for Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan, police said. According to Seattle police, the 43-year-old left a voicemail on Durkan's office phone on Tuesday morning, threatening to kill her. Officers were able to trace the call to the...