While discussing Spokane police share body camera footage of ‘disorderly’ man, raising questions with Seattle Police Public Affairs Director Sean Whitcomb he mentioned “A better Seattle counterpoint to the Spokane release would be our holiday DUI awareness video, in which we took great care to anonymize the identity of the driver. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KhoVWbjoJUo”

So there you have it. Seattle Police already demonstrated how to do a low controversy proactive release of police video.