Gene E. Piculell, J.D.         425.453.9436

WASHINGTON CRIMINAL DEFENSE-BELLEVUE LAW


While Gene E. Piculell, J.D. has successfully represented thousands of clients in cases that receive no media attention, many of our cases have been high profile cases generating local, national and international attention.

Two registered sex offenders were arrested within days of each other last week, adding to the growing number of men charged with attempting to pay underage girls for sex, according to King County prosecutors . . .

http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/crime/more-arrests-made-of-men-seeking-underage-girls-for-sex/

Two registered sex offenders have been charged in separate incidents for allegedly soliciting sex from juvenile girls in website advertisements. The advertisements were posted by undercover detectives . . .

http://www.courierherald.com/news/317566161.html#

Five high school students were charged on Friday with second-degree attempted rape in an attack on a special-education student . . .

http://www.people.com/article/five-high-school-students-attempted-rape


Five students at Seattle high school between the ages of 14 and 15 are accused of sodomizing an 18-year-old special education student with a broomstick . . . .

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2944205/Five-high-school-football-players-arrested-sodomizing-special-education-student-broomstick.html


The King County prosecutor’s office says five Juanita High School students have been charged with second-degree attempted rape of a special education student.

http://nypost.com/2015/02/07/5-teens-charged-with-attempted-rape-of-special-education-student/

Five teenage boys are charged with attempted rape . . .

http://www.kiro7.com/news/5-juanita-hs-students-accused-assaulting-special-e/43363020

Seattle Seahawk [ ]  was ordered to undergo domestic-violence counseling . . .  after being arrested for minor assault against his girlfriend that ...

http://old.seattletimes.com/html/seahawks/2002999059_hawk17.html

Attorney, Gene Piculell, said his client will ask a judge to let him enter a counseling program at his next court appearance in October. [He] will also participate in domestic-violence counseling offered by the NFL, he said . . .

http://the.honoluluadvertiser.com/article/2003/Sep/18/sp/sp15a.html

[Seattle Seahawk]  was ordered to undergo domestic-violence counseling  ... , a tackle and guard, appeared in . . .

http://community4.foxsportsnext.com/t5/Warriors-Sports-Network-Ohana/Wayne-Hunter/td-p/3003739

A nursing assistant accused in the recent rape of a paralyzed patient kept his state license . . .

http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2006/oct/31/aide-accused-of-rape-kept-license-despite/

Attorney wanted charges dropped over Detectives past . . . Attorney Gene Piculell. . . said prosecutors should have told him that the detective's actions prompted a judge to dismiss child-rape charges . . .  Detective read two letters that the suspect wrote to his attorney -- writings that she knew were confidential because of the attorney-client privilege, according to court documents . . .

http://www.seattlepi.com/default/article/Rape-suspect-must-stand-trial-1241748.php

Jury split on rape of stroke victim . . . Gene Piculell, said the woman has given conflicting accounts of what happened. He said the jurors were "obviously reasonable individuals, and they saw significant problems with the evidence.”  Darboe is accused of repeatedly raping and sexually abusing the patient at Kindred Hospital . . .

http://www.seattlepi.com/local/article/Jury-split-on-rape-of-stroke-victim-1242417.php

Washington’s Most Wanted . . . King County fugitive was arrested yesterday morning . . .

http://q13fox.com/2016/06/13/shaun-tubbs-armed-and-dangerous-14-time-convicted-felon-wanted-in-king-county/

Police seize Maserati in South Seattle gunfight case . . . Witnesses say the gunmen took off in the black sedan and a brown Maserati . . .

http://community.seattletimes.nwsource.com

Police: Murder plot had wrong woman. A Puyallup woman was mistakenly targeted for murder because of her name.

http://blog.seattlepi.com/seattle911/2015/07/14/police-seize-maserati-in-south-seattle-gunfight-case/

Another young woman has come forward, saying she was raped by a . . .  former youth minister . . .  in Redmond . . . “{He} maintains his innocence," said his attorney Gene Piculell . . .

http://www.seattlepi.com/local/article/Second-young-woman-accuses-former-youth-minister-1240521.php

Pierce County prosecutors have charged four men with second-degree murder in connection with last week’s deadly shooting in a South Tacoma alley . . .

http://blog.thenewstribune.com/crime/2010/03/31/four-more-charged-in-deadly-south-tacoma-shooting/


A King County Sheriff's deputy is accused selling cameras that were stolen from a local fire station on Ebay . . .

http://www.policecrimes.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=36


Troopers say they arrested one of the  [ ] Most Wanted fugitives Tuesday morning in Bellevue, thanks to Crime Stoppers tips from ‘Washington’s Most Wanted’ viewers. { } had a $750,000 warrant for his arrest and was featured this past weekend on the show . . .

http://www.seattlepi.com/local/article/Washington-s-most-wanted-violent-felons-6293494.php

A Seattle father accused of duping a process server, two judges and Texas police into helping him kidnap his own daughter now faces felony charges. . .

http://www.seattlepi.com/local/article/Seattle-dad-accused-of-duping-court-to-steal-5368646.php

Heroin, cocaine found on suspects after drive-by shooting in Tacoma  Three gunshots drew Tacoma police to a car that then led officers on a high-speed pursuit for 20 miles.

http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/crime/article37937223.html

Seattle police detectives said a man who barricaded himself in a crawlspace Tuesday in the city's International District was also involved in a violent robbery at a Rainier Beach doughnut shop in early January. The 21-year-old man led U.S. Marshals and police on a brief chase.

http://komonews.com/news/local/police-arrest-suspect-in-violent-robbery-at-donut-shop

Bellevue massage therapist accused of groping clients. Police say masseur sexually assaulted 1 woman, tried to molest 2 others.

http://www.seattlepi.com/local/crime/article/Bellevue-massage-therapist-accused-of-groping-7388652.php

A Bellevue massage therapist is facing multiple charges after three clients allege he groped them.

http://www.bellevuereporter.com/news/377953711.html

Kent man is charged with impersonating Officer. A mechanic who services the city of Bellevue's police vehicles was charged yesterday in Kittitas County with drunken driving and impersonating a police officer.

http://community.seattletimes.nwsource.com/archive/?date=20010206&slug=dige06m

Prosecutors:  . . . . employees may have stolen as much as $4.9 million . . .

http://www.seattlepi.com/local/article/Prosecutors-Millions-of-stolen-shellfish-sold-at-2282725.php

Credit Card Numbers stolen in parking lot scheme . . .

http://www.kiro7.com/news/thousands-credit-card-numbers-stolen-parking-lot-s/43437486

Seattle police set up massage parlor in sex-sting operation,  . . .

http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/crime/seattle-pd-arrests-155-men-in-massage-parlor-sting-operation/

The police department’s Vice and High Risk Victims Unit arrested 204 men

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/jul/14/seattle-police-arrest-204-men-in-massage-parlor-se/


Further sample list below of media cases handled by Gene E. Piculell, J.D., Washington Criminal Defense-Bellevue Law cases.

http://www.seattlepi.com/search/?action=search&channel=local&inlineLink=1&searchindex=gsa&query=%22Gene+Piculell%22