Kansas City Crime Scene: Suspect Creepers, Old Tags & Theft Crisis

We've covered a couple of these topics in other posts but for right now we wanted to include another glimpse at ALLEGED local misdeeds, court cases and all manner of metro crime reporting.

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Both landlord, tenant cited during eviction incident at KCMO home

Multiple were detained while police determined if shots were fired during a towing incident in Kansas City, Missouri, police said.

Overland Park Police say shoplifting has become a 'crisis.' But what does the data say?

Despite a few headline-grabbing incidents in Overland Park, public records show that reports and arrests for shoplifting and theft remain below their pre-pandemic peaks. But police officials are raising concerns about what they call "organized retail crime."

Man charged in Chiefs parade shooting, also accused in teen's 2021 killing

A man accused in a teen's death in 2021 is now charged in connection to the Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl rally shooting last month.

KC man sentenced to 11 years after bragging to FBI informant about cocaine connections

One man will spend the next 11 years in federal prison after he bragged about his cocaine connections at Kansas City bars to a confidential informant for the FBI.

Kansas City, Missouri police continue crack down on expired tags, 200 people cited in 1 day

Kansas City, Missouri police continue to crack down on drivers with expired license plates. Officers recently issued 200 citations in one day.

Suspect charged in Independence police officer, court worker's deaths requests pretrial release

Larry Acree's attorney filed a motion in Jackson County court on Wednesday seeking pretrial release on personal recognizance or a bond reduction.

KC tax preparer pleads guilty to years-long tax fraud scheme during tax season

A tax preparer from the Kansas City area could face 50 years in federal prison after a 6-year-long scheme to file fraudulent tax returns.

Olathe choir teacher kissed student at school, had 'sexual relations' in home, police say

The fired Olathe North High School choir teacher is accused of sexting, kissing & having oral sex with a student at school & at his home.

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