Kansas City Crime Scene: Murder, Hateration, Culture War, Mugshots & More . . .

Once again we take a moment to roundup local police action, court cases and ALLEGED misdeeds from around the metro. As always and with respect to our Constitution, we remind readers that anybody mentioned in this post is INNOCENT until proven guilty.

Kansas City Police Desperately Seeking Info On Double Trouble

Police try to identify 2 teens involved in Kansas City shooting

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Police are trying to identify two people involved in a shooting on Frb. 9. The people of interest in the video posted above are seen wearing hooded sweatshirts. The shooting happened at 4422 St. John Ave. Both are described as black male teens.

Kansas City Gas Station Killing Postscript & Fight For Justice

Man charged with murder in deadly shooting at KCMO gas station

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Surveillance footage led Kansas City, Missouri, police to a man suspected of fatally shooting another man last October at a gas station. Gilberto Barron-Aguilar, 36, was charged with second-degree murder and armed criminal action Tuesday in connection with the Oct.

Help KCK PD ID Crook

KCK police ask for public's help with aggravated robbery case

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City, Kansas, police are requesting the public's help with the investigation of an aggravated robbery that occurred earlier this month. Police said in a news release on Tuesday that they need assistance identifying the suspect and a vehicle involved in the Feb. 15 incident.

KCPD Suspect Runaway Tech

KCPD employee who allegedly claimed to be officer, left accident scene, works in IT

A woman accused of falsely identifying herself as a police officer and leaving the scene of an accident is an IT supervisor at the Kansas City Police Department, officials confirmed Tuesday. A police investigation is being conducted into allegations that Paula Chapman-Fagan, 55, "flashed a police badge" and drove away after a car accident late last year in the parking lot of a Platte County thrift store.

Grown Up Allegations Confront Kansas City Adult Teen

Teen charged as an adult in Kansas City murder

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A teenager will stand trial as an adult after being charged with the murder of a Kansas City, Missouri, man. Da'Shaun Brown, 16, of Kansas City, Missouri, is charged in Jackson County Court with second degree murder, two counts of armed criminal action and assault.

Horrific Reminder Note Charge

Man Accused of Killing Wife Wrote Note to Himself to Remember to Reference Her in Present Tense

A Missouri man accused Wednesday of murder in his wife's presumed death created a note reminding himself to speak about the still-missing woman "in the present tense" after she vanished in October.

Abuse Alleged In JaxCo Case

Kansas City father accused of abusing his 3-week-old daughter

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A Kansas City father left in charge of his three small children is accused of abusing his 3-week-old daughter. Corriel Willis, 25, is charged in Jackson County Court with two counts of abuse of a child resulting in serious emotional or physical injury.

Search For Justice Cont'd

Mom sues Independence police over son's shooting death

INDEPENDENCE, MO (AP) - The mother of a man shot and killed by police claims in a lawsuit that Independence and Sugar Creek officers used excessive force during the confrontation. Tamy Lorraine Lukecart claims police actions were "unreasonable and unjustified" in the death of 22-year-old Dakota Lukecart on Jan. 24, 2017.

Wichita Top Cop Shares Remorse After Rape Comment

Wichita police chief apologizes after suggesting some rapes are 'preventable by using good judgment'

WICHITA, KS (KCTV) - The Wichita police chief is now posting an apology after he suggested women who use dating apps are at least partially at fault if they're assaulted. Wichita's Police Chief, Gordon Ramsay is trying to walk back some comments he made on Tuesday, regarding rape, dating apps and, "good judgement" at the Wichita City Council Workshop.

Show-Me Takeaway Downgrade

Missouri property seizures under Criminal Activity Forfeiture Act down 35% in 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Missouri seized more than $5.9 million worth of property in 2019 under the Criminal Activity Forfeiture Act, according to an annual report from the State Auditor's office. That represents a more than 35% decrease from 2018, when law enforcement officials statewide seized more than $9.1 million in personal property.

Hero Cop To JoCo Rescue

Overland Park officer races into burning apartment building, relentlessly trying to rescue woman

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- Careless discard of smoking materials is the official cause of a fire that came close to killing a woman in Overland Park. The fire happened Monday night at the Four Seasons Apartments on 87th Street near Antioch Road.

Justice And Starting Over

Lamonte McIntyre says his life is starting now

Two years after he was released from prison for crimes he did not commit, Lamonte McIntyre will receive $1.5 million in compensation from the state of Kansas."I feel like a brand new me. I feel like a new person.

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