OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV) -- Police departments in the metro have dealt with their share of false reports and they say it cuts valuable resources that could be used solving other crimes. "It is actually a crime to make a false police report," said Officer Danny Chavez with the Lenexa Police Department.
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Amid Jussie Smollett Controversy, Metro Officers Discourage False Police Reports
Today the Chicago Police Chief verbally smacked down actor Jussie Smollett over allegations of a false report. Closer to home, here's a calm explanation of why false allegations filed with authorities are so dangerous: