In this collection for the midday we start with a shocking reality check regarding the local prison industrial complex . . . AND THEN roundup some of the more interesting recent Kansas City crime links as the local murder count now stands at 83.
Check-it . . .Kansas City Police Triple Homicide Suspect Take Down Caught On Camera
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A home security camera captured the moments leading to the arrest of a Kansas City, Missouri, man who is accused of killing three of his own family members. KCPD officers cuffed Rahman Muhammad over the weekend at a home in east Kansas City. "Police Department.
Latest Demand For Justice This Week
Relatives, advocates demand new trial for two men they claim were wrongfully convicted in murder case
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -- The families of two jailed Kansas City, Kansas men are demanding a new trial for their loved ones. They claim Brian Betts and Celester McKinney were wrongly convicted of murder 1998. An attorney representing one of the men claims there's no physical evidence linking either man to the crime.
COVID Spikes In The Joint
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Jackson County Sheriff Darryl Forte tweeted Monday that four inmates have tested positive for COVID-19 and 96 inmates are in precautionary quarantine at the Jackson County Detention Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Forte said COVID-19 cases are trending up at the detention center.
KCK Double Murder Aftermath
by: Brian Dulle Posted: / Updated: KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Kansas City, Kansas Police have now identified the two victims in a double-homicide last Friday in the city's Armourdale neighborhood. Just before 5 a.m. Friday, July 16, a person arriving to work in the 700 block of Pawnee Avenue called 911 to report finding two men unconscious and who did not appear to be breathing.
Royals Fan Hits Rural Bank
LOUISBURG, KS (KCTV) -- The authorities are investigating a bank robbery that happened in Louisburg on Monday morning. According to the FBI, the robbery happened at 10 a.m. at the Landmark National Bank branch at 100 W. Amity St. They say the suspect made a verbal demand for cash and ultimately left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money.
Politico Wants To Save The Dotte
Chris Steineger wants nothing less than a tax revolt and utility bill uprising in Wyandotte County. And he's going door to door to start one. A former insider turned angry outsider, the erstwhile four-term state senator is now running for mayor of the Wyandotte County Unified Government in the Aug.
EPIC Police Survivor Story
A Kansas City, Missouri police officer is opening up about facing death head-on.Officer Tyler Moss talked with KMBC's Lara Moritz about the day he almost made the ultimate sacrifice.On July 2, 2020, police Officer Tyler Moss and his partner responded to reports of a man waving a gun at a McDonald's at 31st Street and Van Brunt Boulevard."We get those types of calls all the time.
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