Quick look at all the news of alleged misdeeds across the metro and just a bit beyond:
Talking Taxi Gunfire
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Meth Town Crack Down
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. - Independence police officers see their fair share of crime. From 2016 to 2017, police saw a more than 7 percent increase in violent crime, as well as a 4 percent increase in property crimes. As a result of that increase, the police department decided to form a new street crime unit, or "SCU."
City Hall Seyz All Is Well In Westport Amid Winter Cold
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It was a controversial move to require Westport visitors to pass through metal detectors on weekend nights, but on Friday, officials said it served its purpose. The enhanced security measures were put in place after several shootings in and near the entertainment district.
Car Crime In The Stix
RAYMORE, MO (KCTV)-- Home surveillance cameras capture armed thieves breaking into vehicles around the metro, they even ransacked an unmarked police car to steal guns. Officers with the illegal firearms squad in KCMO helped catch two men who are now facing federal charges accused of stealing from victims in Clay, Jackson, Leavenworth and Wyandotte counties on both sides of the state line.
Southland Tragedy Perspective
KC teen shot in south Kansas City died one day before mom's birthday
The Cleveland Police Department has launched an internal investigation into how the NFL obtained former Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt's police report. This follows reports that neither the Chiefs nor the NFL appeared on a public records request form until TMZ released video of Hunt shoving and kicking a woman in a Cleveland hotel last Friday, and not in February when the NFL's initial investigation took place.
Even More Deets On Recent Rolling Gun Battle
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - KCMO police are investigating a shooting where one person was nicked by a bullet. Wednesday just before 4 p.m., shots were fired between two cars on 27th and Walrond. The driver of one care was nicked by a bullet with non-life threating injuries.
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