Updated Sept. 30: This man is wanted on a Kansas City Police Department warrant for first degree murder and a Missouri parole violation warrant for murder. If you have information about any of these fugitives, call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (816-474-8477), go to KCCrimeStoppers.com, or text TIP452 plus message and send to 274637. All calls are anonymous.
Most major cities in the U.S. have foundations that help raise private dollars to assist their police departments, and Kansas City is finally joining that movement. The first funded programs will help track people with autism or dementia and will provide new surveillance cameras to deter crime.
Harcros Chemicals Inc., 5200 Speaker Road in Kansas City, Kan., admitted that from May 2006 through January 2009 it stored several waste chemicals without a required permit. The chemicals included phosgene solution, ethylenediamine, 1,4-dioxane, butyl acrylate, acrylic acid and methacrylate.
A 26-year-old Kansas City man suffered five bullet wounds to the legs and was hospitalized in serious condition, police said. Shots were heard Wednesday night in the 3500 block of Northeast 53rd Street.
Those honored at the police awards ceremony at the Regional Police Academy in Kansas City, North, included police detective Robert Jorgenson, police officers Marcus Smith and Chad Pickens, and civilians Eric Van Horn, the Urban Ranger Corps, and Gabriel and Misty Johnson.