Kansas City Crime Scene: Life Lessons, Blue Springs Gunfire, Lawsuits & Latino Police

As always, we're focused on local and right now we want to check crime reporting, police action and even a bit of seasonal good news related to local first responders.

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Mother of fatally stabbed Northeast Middle School student sues district for wrongful death

KCUR | By Jodi Fortino Manuel "Manny" Guzman was fatally stabbed inside Northeast Middle School in April 2022. His mother [...]

Blue Springs Police Department investigating shooting that left one victim hospitalized

The shooting occurred on the 900 Block of Imperial Lane.

Witnesses recall scene before alleged Olathe gunman found dead

Confusion reigned Tuesday night in a quiet Olathe neighborhood. Neighbors shared new details after an alleged gunman was later found dead.

Suburban KC teacher pleads guilty to sexually assaulting child, sending nudes to students

Jason L. Carey, 43, a suburban Kansas City substitute teacher, was arrested last year when a group of eighth grade girls reported receiving his nudes during a slumber party.

New lawsuit claims KCK officer in viral video was impaired, family's rights violated

According to the lawsuit, one of the officers "appeared to be under the influence of some type of substance as he had to lean on the way for support."

Jackson County Sheriff's Office searching for teen last seen over a week ago

Kaleighya Hunter Love was last seen around midnight on Monday, Oct. 2, in the area of E. Ponca Drive and E. Ponca Court in Independence

Efforts underway to bridge gap between Latino community, first responders in Kansas City

KSHB 41 reporter Rachel Henderson sat down with Hispanic first responders and community members to discuss the role they play in Kansas City.

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