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Posted on: October 22, 2018

Update - Allegations Involving Bellevue Police Chief

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The Bothell Police Department completed an investigation involving allegations made against Bellevue Police Chief, Steve Mylett. Investigators concluded there was no probable cause to show that Mr. Mylett committed any crime. In addition, there was no substantiated evidence to prove there was ever any contact between the complainant and Mr. Mylett.


Investigators determined there was probable cause to believe the complainant committed Perjury, Tampering with Evidence, and Making a False Statement to a Public Servant.


The case was forwarded to the King County Prosecutor’s Office for review.


Police report available here




Mike Johnson, Captain

Bothell Police Department

425.487.5127

mike.johnson@bothellwa.gov

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