A Liberty man was sentenced to prison for the 2015 murder of another man whose remains were found in rural Clinton, County, Missouri. After Donald Christopher Hadden disappeared, his mother searched for him across the Northland and Kansas City.
A Kansas City man has been charged in Jackson County Circuit Court with stealing a vehicle at gunpoint from a gas station at 39th Street and Hardesty Avenue. Charles R. Pelton Jr. is accused in the Feb. 15 carjacking.
A man who is being investigated for a possible hate crime in Shawnee was ordered Tuesday to stand trial on a state charge of second-degree murder. Ronald Lee Kidwell is charged in Johnson County District Court with stabbing and killing MeShon Cooper.
Police on Monday released the names of three people killed in separate shootings over the weekend in Kansas City. The shootings occurred on Manchester Avenue, at KC Mingles nightclub on Troost Avenue, and on East 12th Terrace.
Three people were killed, and one injured, in separate shootings reported over a period of 12 hours in Kansas City Saturday and Sunday morning. The victims were found on Manchester Avenue, on East 12 Terrace and outside the KC Mingles nightclub on Troost Avenue.
A suspect has been arrested in connection with a homicide Saturday night on the east side of Kansas City, according to police. Police were called to a home in the 5700 block of Manchester Avenue about 9:12 p.m. for a shooting.
Relations between Jackson County legislators and Sheriff Darryl Forté have grown tense with Forté refusing to discuss with them his outlook on the future of the troubled jail that is now his responsibility.
Timothy Fernandez, a 41-year-old man police earlier identified as a person of interest in a recent KC homicide case, has been charged with murder but is not yet in custody, Jackson County prosecutors said.
Belton, Missouri, police and family identified 24-year-old Mason Teel as the victim of a fatal shooting that happened Feb. 11 on Manor Drive. Demetrius Dontae Singh has been charged in his shooting death.
Kansas City, Kansas, police said a male victim was shot in the leg Feb. 14. Officers were called to the 1800 block of North 38th Street, but police believe the shooting happened at a different location.
Pleasant Hill police allowed a jail inmate to keep a belt that he later used to hang himself, according to an autopsy report. Anthony Garner’s family isn’t satisfied with the conclusion that he committed suicide.
Two women, Jamya Norfleet and Taylor McMillon, are charged in Jackson County Circuit Court in the shooting death of An’Janique Wright, a teenager killed in the parking lot of Central Academy for Excellence.
A self-described First Amendment auditor was injured Thursday during a confrontation with a security guard outside a synagogue and Jewish high school in Los Angeles while live-streaming a video of the incident.
Kansas City, Kan., police were called to North 38th Street and found one person who had been hit by gunfire Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019. Police at the scene said they believed the shooting happened at another location.
More than 150 gathered to remember An’Janique Wright, who was shot and killed outside Central Academy of Excellence Tuesday. Dozens of balloons were released across the street from where the 15-year-old was shot.