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Kansas City Murder Count Debate Amid Near Record Breaking Year
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- This year has been one of the most deadly in Kansas City. The Kansas City Police Department has investigated 148 homicides so far, but there have been efforts throughout this year to bring down those numbers. Missouri Governor Mike Parson has made the trip down Interstate 70.
KCK Inferno Aftermath
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -- A triple homicide investigation is underway after a house fire in Kansas City, Kansas. Officers were called to the 100 Block of North Mill Street about 5 a.m. Monday to assist the Kansas City, Kansas Fire Department with a house fire.
Kansas Defends Guns
Kansas residents under a court order to turn over their guns would be shielded from having to comply, under proposals before the Legislature when it returns next month. Twin bills filed in the House and Senate would prohibit Kansas authorities from enforcing so-called "red flag" orders issued in other states barring Kansas residents from possessing weapons because they are considered a danger to themselves or others.
Missouri Targets DUI
New Year's highlights focus on Missouri areas with large number of impaired driving crashes (AUDIO) - Missourinet
Missouri state troopers will be visible on highways Tuesday and Wednesday for both New Year's Eve and New Year's Day traffic enforcement. Missouri State Highway Patrol Lieutenant Collin Stosberg describes impaired driving as the most preventable crime there is. "We have a zero tolerance so we'll have troopers and our other law enforcement partners out ...
More Deets On Fed Help Against Rising KCMO Crime
Federal and state officials are pooling millions of dollars to add more police officers to combat Kansas City's gun violence. But research has shown that changing the way police interact with is likely to have a greater impact on crime reduction.
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