Kansas City Crime Scene: Suburban Policing, Knife Threats & Traffic Trouble

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Section of 69 Highway closed after weather related crash involving police officer

Just after 6 a.m. Thursday an Overland Park Police Officer was involved in a minor crash leading to the closure of a section of highway.

Des Moines man sentenced to more than 50 years in prison for Prairie Village murder

A Johnson County judge sentenced an Iowa man to more than 50 years in prison for killing a Prairie Village man.

Johnson County police to encrypt radio scanners, sparking transparency concerns | Opinion

More law enforcement agencies in Kansas and Missouri are scrambling their live radio broadcasts. That opens the door to secrecy and abuse of power. | Opinion

Man allegedly threatened workers with knife at construction site of Kansas football stadium, police say

A Lawrence man was arrested Wednesday after allegedly threatening workers at the construction site of the David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium, police said.

Lawsuit: KC area middle schooler sexually assaulted and harassed; district failed to act

A parent of a Harrisonville Missouri student sued the school district saying the boy was repeatedly assaulted by classmates in the restroom.

Independence woman pleads guilty to stealing more than $500,000 from Blue Springs employer - Kansas City Business Journal

The woman admitted to taking more than $500,000 from her Blue Springs employer, which she used to pay her credit card bills and other personal expenses.

Is it legal to drive with snow on your car in Missouri, Kansas?

Much of the Kansas City metro received several inches of snow Monday and Tuesday but that doesn't mean everyone removed it from their vehicles.

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