Crime and law enforcement

Dead body found in Bonner Walmart parking lot considered suicide
November 14, 2015
Bonner Springs police say a man found dead in his vehicle Monday in the parking lot of Bonner Springs Walmart is considered to be a suicide.
Bonner police take part in ‘no-shave’ movement
October 30, 2015
The Bonner Springs Police Department will be participating in No-Shave November to bring awareness to cancer.
Tonganoxie police asking for help in finding missing resident
October 29, 2015
Tonganoxie police are asking for the public’s assistance in a missing-person case. Law enforcement officials are trying to find Loretta J. Jewell, 57, a Tonganoxie resident who has been missing nearly two weeks.
Church honors Bonner ‘Champions of Change’
September 24, 2015
A Bonner Springs church will host an event this weekend honoring Bonner Springs High School senior Blake McMahan and School Resource Officer Anthony Davis.
Basehor, Bonner locations available for prescription safe disposal
September 21, 2015
Law enforcement officers across the state will be collecting unused, leftover medications for safe disposal on Saturday, including three locations in Basehor and Bonner Springs.
Champions of Change: Bonner Springs High student, school resource officer visit White House
10:41 a.m., September 21, 2015 Updated 03:49 p.m.
Blake McMahan can remember the exact moment he decided he wanted to be a police officer.
Bonner Springs High student, resource officer recognized by White House
September 18, 2015
A Bonner Springs High School student and the BSHS school resource officer will be among seven pairs of young people and law enforcement officials honored at the White House as Champions of Change Monday.
Shawnee police recover stolen iPad belonging to special needs child
September 10, 2015
The Shawnee police department recovered an iPad belonging to a special needs child that was stolen from a shopping cart at Wal-Mart, 16100 W. 65th St.
Basehor police to enforce seat belt laws next week
September 10, 2015
Beginning next week, the Basehor Police Department will join other Kansas law enforcement agencies in being extra vigilant when patrolling around schools.
Baldwin City resident killed, another injured in motorcycle wreck in southern Leavenworth County
September 5, 2015
A Baldwin City resident died in a motorcycle accident Friday in southern Leavenworth County. The accident occurred just before 8:30 p.m. Friday at 238th Street and Kansas Highway 32, about 3 miles east of the U.S. Highway 24-40 and K-32 intersection.
Linwood teens injured in K-32 car accident
September 2, 2015
Two teens from Linwood were injured in a two-car accident on Kansas Highway 32 in Leavenworth County this morning, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.
Bonner Springs man identified as Perry Lake drowning victim
August 30, 2015
A 30-year-old man who drowned Saturday evening at Perry Lake has been identified as Bonner Springs resident Jeremy Welch.
3 suspects in custody after high-speed police chase ends in Lawrence
July 30, 2015
Three people are in custody after leading multiple Kansas law enforcement agencies on a high-speed vehicle chase from Kansas City, Kan., to Lawrence on Wednesday.
Former police officer buys Bonner office building
July 15, 2015
For more than 14 years, Patrick Budy’s drive to work ended at 120 N. Nettleton Avenue.
Authorities announce name of pedestrian killed in Bonner Springs accident
July 15, 2015
The Kansas Highway Patrol says that a Kansas City, Kan., woman was the pedestrian killed about 12:50 a.m. Sunday when she was struck by a vehicle while trying to cross Kansas Highway 7.