Chemical or Unnatural Burning Smells:
Puget Sound Clean Air: 1-800-552-3565 or file a compliant here.
Department of Ecology: Submit a issue here
Washington Air Quality, Smoke Complaints Hotline: 1-866-211-6284
Seattle Government: online illegal dumping report form or use the Find It, Fix It mobile app. You can call (206) 684-7587 to report problems on public property. For language interpretation, call (206) 684-3000. For historic landmark graffiti removal, call (206) 684-0228.
Puget Sound Energy: If you suspect a gas leak, leave the area immediately. Once you are at a safe distance call us at 1-888-225-5773 or call 911.
Call 911: For drug activity that is in progress or needs an immediate police response
Narcotics Department: On-going drug activity, which police need to be aware of but doesn't require immediate response can be reported online as a Narcotics Activity Report. Call narcotics at (206) 684-5797 between the hours of 8:00 am - 4:00 pm. After hours you can call the non-emergency line at (206) 625-5011.
What is suspicious behavior? If it's suspicious to you, it's worth reporting it to 911. According to Seattle Police Department, examples include:
Unusual noises, including screaming, sounds of fighting, breaking glass
People in or around buildings or areas who do not appear to be conducting legitimate business
Unauthorized people in restricted areas
Vehicles driving slowly and aimlessly through neighborhoods, around schools or parking lots
People peering into parked vehicles that are not their own
People who change their behavior when they notice they have been seen
People dressed inappropriately for the weather or occasion, (i.e., heavy coat in warm weather)
Abandoned parcels or other items in unusual locations (i.e. in a lobby or elevator)