Kansas city police exchange gunfire before arrest of gunman
Kansas City police exchanged gunfire with a suspect after responding to a call of shots fired in the 5300 block of Indiana Avenue on Monday afternoon. Police said hen took the suspect into custody. Video by John Sleezer and Aaron Randle/The Kansas
Police investigated a homicide Sunday, May 20, 2018, in the 1500 block of North 5th Street in Kansas City, Kansas. A man in his 20s was found shot to death in a car in the parking lot of a townhome complex.
Dramatic footage compiled by The Star from Johnson County deputies' body cameras shows officers' mounting frustration before they forcefully entered a home to arrest Ciara Howard, 26, on an outstanding warrant. Police shot and killed her.
About 200 people were arrested during a 60-day operation targeting gang violence and violent crime in Kansas City, Kan., authorities announced Thursday, May 3, 2018. About half of the people arrested allegedly were gang members.