Thursday, February 07, 2019
KCPD ISSUES HEAVILY REDACTED REPORT OF FAIL TO PROTECT YOUNGSTERS!!!
Follow-up on a tragic collapse of Kansas City Police responsibilities . . .
Here's how the top cop sees it:
KCPD Chief's Blog: Conclusion of the investigation into the Crimes Against Children Section
Today's MSM update . . ..
KMBC: KCPD releases initial police reports of mishandled crimes against children cases
Kansas City police have released heavily redacted records showing the initial police reports for 149 mishandled cases that became the subject a nearly three-year long internal investigation into its Crimes Against Children unit.
Though redacted, the records show the heavy volume of victims and witnesses involved in cases that police Chief Rick Smith said did not get the full attention they deserved from officers, detectives, and commanders between 2011 and 2016.
Seventeen police department employees faced discipline after the internal investigation. Seven are no longer with the department.
Developing . . .