SEATTLE, WA – 1 July 2020, Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan issued an Executive Order to clear the Capitol
Hill Autonomous Zone a/k/a Capitol Hill Occupied Zone which included the Seattle Police Department’s
East Precinct. The area was occupied from 8 June 2020 to 1 July 2020.
Deedee Sun, Armed protesters protect East Precinct police building after officers leave area,
Kiro7.com, https://www.kiro7.com/news/local/armed-protesters-protect-east-precinct-policebuilding-after-officers-leave-area/4FC5C34P25BUVHDAACD4IMLT5I/, 21 JUL 2020.
Seattle Police Dept. Public Affairs, (UPDATED) Mayor Durkan Issues Executive Order Regarding
Capitol Hill Protest Zone, https://spdblotter.seattle.gov/2020/07/01/mayor-durkan-issuesemergency-order-regarding-capitol-hill-protest-zone/, 21 JUL 2020.
Executive Order 2020-08, Office of the Mayor, City of Seattle, https://durkan.seattle.gov/wpcontent/uploads/sites/9/2020/07/Executive-Order-2020-08_Directive-City-Depts_Cal-AndersonPark-Area.pdf, 21 JUL 2020.