Crime and law enforcement

Bonner Police report woman’s cause of death as gunshot wound
November 21, 2014
Bonner Springs Police have announced that the cause of death for a woman found dead in a Bonner home was a gunshot wound, according to the autopsy.
Bonner Springs Police investigating Wednesday death
02:00 p.m., November 20, 2014 Updated 06:30 p.m.
Bonner Springs Police are investigating a death that occurred in a Bonner Springs home Wednesday afternoon.
All Wichita officers to get body cameras
November 13, 2014
Officials say all Wichita police officers will be wearing body cameras by the end of next year.
Woman, man charged in Wichita Batman robberies
November 13, 2014
Authorities have charged a Wichita woman who they say stole cigarettes and cash from convenience stores while wearing a blue Batman mask.
Police: Kansas robber in Batman mask arrested
November 10, 2014
Wichita police have arrested a woman who they say robbed three convenience stores while wearing a Batman mask.
Edwardsville police sergeant recognized by body armor firm after stabbing incident
November 7, 2014
An Edwardsville police sergeant was recently honored for his acts in a September incident in which he was stabbed.
Police: Man attacks woman in Kansas bathroom
November 6, 2014
Wichita police are searching for a man who they say tried to sexually assault a woman at knifepoint in a department store bathroom.
District attorney seeks possible victims following sexual battery charges at Providence
November 4, 2014
The Wyandotte County District Attorney’s office last month charged a former Provident Medical Center employee with sexual battery and is now seeking other possible victims.
Bonner Springs teen sentenced for killing father in Shawnee
October 20, 2014
A 16-year-old Bonner Springs teenager was sentenced to five years and four months in a juvenile facility for the second-degree murder of his father last summer in Shawnee.
Bonner Springs updates massage therapy regulations, ends moratorium
September 25, 2014
The city of Bonner Springs has officially updated its ordinance of business regulations for massage therapy, lifting a moratorium on new massage therapy business establishment licenses that was imposed at the beginning of the year.
Bonner officially buys police department building
September 25, 2014
Four years after moving a portion of the police department into the former Atmos Energy building, the city has officially purchased the building for $260,000.
Basehor, Bonner police to participate in ‘drug take back’ day
September 23, 2014
The Bonner Springs and Basehor police departments will participate in the statewide Drug Take Back day this weekend.
Edwardsville police move into new facility
September 18, 2014
When Officer Mike Marshall began working for the Edwardsville Police Department in February 2012 after retiring as a captain from the Johnson County Sheriff’s Department, he quickly saw the challenges the department faced with its building.
Edwardsville police identify suspect in officer stabbing
September 10, 2014
Edwardsville Police have identified the man accused of stabbing a police officer multiple times last week as Christian Newton, 24.
Edwardsville police continue to investigate attempted ATM theft
September 4, 2014
Three thieves damaged an Edwardsville convenience store and a stolen vehicle in the early hours of Tuesday as they attempted to steal an ATM.