UMKC announces it will build a $32 million education and research center for the university’s School of Computing and Engineering. The building will house such things as virtual reality and augmented reality equipment, a clean room and a “big data” analytics lab.
Two cows briefly kept Olathe Police, Animal Control officers and Johnson County Sheriff’s Deputies on a walking chase before being corralled at the Olathe District Activity Center near 159th Street and Lone Elm Road in Olathe, Kan.
Kansas City, Kan., police Capt. Michael Howell talks about how his training kicked in and what was going through his mind on Nov. 26 when he stopped an armed man in the Lenexa Costco who said he intended to kill many people in the store.
William Luth pleaded guilty on Friday in Johnson County Court of the October 2016 kidnapping and rape of a Johnson County Sheriff’s deputy in Olathe, Kansas. The sentencing is scheduled for early 2018.
The Grand Rapids Police Department has opened an internal investigation after officers held an 11-year-old girl at gunpoint, handcuffed her and put her in the back of a cruiser during a search for a stabbing suspect last week.
Costco surveillance video released by Lenexa police shows off-duty KCK Capt. Michael Howell tracking the gunman through the store as customers flee. Lenexa Police Chief Tom Hongslo describes the tactics Howell used and the events as they unfold.