Several shelves of items in the KCPD property and evidence facility destroyed by fire
The KCPD Property and Evidence Unit maintains hundreds of thousands of items for investigations and voluntary submissions. A fire broke out early Thursday that destroyed several shelves in a small section of the large facility.
Police were investigating a double shooting early Tuesday in Independence that left one person dead and another one fighting for life. The shooting occurred about 4 a.m. at The Cedars apartments and townhomes in the 1100 block of Quail Creek Drive.
Wyandotte County District Attorney Mark Dupree announced charges against a Kansas City, Kan. firefighter on Friday. The firefighter, 33-year-old Devin Rich, faces one count of sexual exploitation of child.
A car involved in a police chase that started in Kansas City on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, came to a stop after striking a curb on Roe Avenue just north of 75th Street in Prairie Village. Two suspects fled but were captured nearby.
Kansas City police were staged in a standoff Sunday afternoon in the area around a residence near 12th Street and Hardesty Avenue. Officers went to the home to investigate an earlier aggravated assault and believe a suspect was holed up inside.
A friendly rivalry between two women vying for control of the lucrative horse-drawn carriage business on Kansas City's country club plaza, becomes increasingly nasty and ultimately descends into a murder-for-hire plot.
Justin Rey took the unusual step of testifying at his preliminary hearing Tuesday in Johnson County. Rey is charged with aggravated child endangerment after he was found at a Lenexa storage unit with his children and his wife's dismembered body.