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Aftermath: Kansas City Deadly Shooting Suspect Captured
A 21-year-old Kansas City, Missouri, man has been charged in connection with a deadly shooting off Oak Leaf Drive Monday. Prosecutors have charged Jason K. Cook with second-degree murder and armed criminal action in connection with the shooting death of Cameron Douglas.
Life In Prison For Lady Driver
LAWRENCE, KS (KCTV) -- A Missouri mother who pleaded guilty to the murder of one child and attempted murder of another will serve life in prison. Douglas County District Attorney Charles Branson announced Tuesday that 26-year-old Scharron R.
More Cash For Prison In The Stix
Show-Me Death Culture Fight
The Missouri Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Wednesday in a case challenging the legality of one aspect of Missouri's death penalty statute. Marvin D. Rice, a former deputy sheriff in Dent County, was convicted of first-degree murder in 2011 for killing his ex-girlfriend, who was the mother of his child, as well as her boyfriend.
Tech Creeper Suspect Confronts Serious Charges For Confidence Scam
Justice Equation Equity?!?!
Let's say you're arrested. You're booked into your local jail and the district attorney decides to press charges. The next day, you make your first court appearance in front of a judge, who then has to make a decision. Let you go home before trial - or keep you in jail?
Spy Cam Comes To College Town
LAWRENCE, KS (AP) - Lawrence police officials say all officers in the department should be wearing body cameras sometime this summer. The Lawrence Journal-World reports 10 officers, with support from four staff members, have been testing the cameras since November. Police Capt.
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