John Diaz http://kuow.org en Why Was Pete Holmes In Copenhagen? http://kuow.org/post/why-was-pete-holmes-copenhagen <p></p><p>Pete Holmes is Seattle’s city attorney and that means his clients include the mayor, the City Council, the police and the public. Pete Holmes previously worked as a private attorney in Seattle for almost 25 years before being elected city attorney in November 2009. He was also an original member of the Seattle Police Department's Office of Professional Accountability Review Board (OPARB) and served as chairman from 2003 to 2008. Ross Reynolds talks with Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes about the recent retirement of Police Chief John Diaz, the Department of Justice and what he was doing in Copenhagen.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 19:00:27 +0000 The Conversation With Ross Reynolds 11490 at http://kuow.org Interim Police Chief Jim Pugel On What's Next For SPD http://kuow.org/post/interim-police-chief-jim-pugel-whats-next-spd <p></p><div>Interim Seattle Police Department Chief Jim Pugel says&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">he hasn't decided whether he'll seek the job, but he doesn't plan to be a placeholder as the SPD works on critical reforms with the Department of Justice</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Pugel is set to replace outgoing&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">chief John Diaz, who announced his retirement on Monday. </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We talk with the new officer in charge at SPD.</span></div><div> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 16:00:00 +0000 Weekday with Steve Scher 11334 at http://kuow.org Seattle Police Chief John Diaz Steps Down http://kuow.org/post/seattle-police-chief-john-diaz-steps-down <p></p><p></p><p>Seattle’s police chief stepped down on Monday. John Diaz announced his retirement 33 years after starting with the Seattle Police Department – and one week after a pair of outside reviews criticized SPD under his tenure.</p><p> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 19:46:09 +0000 John Ryan 11098 at http://kuow.org Seattle Police Chief John Diaz Steps Down