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Kara Marxer
March 19, 2019 - 4:51 am
The Kansas City Police Department is recognizing one of its officers with the Medal of Valor, the force's highest honor. Officer Jared Tipton will be presented with the medal before the board of police commissioners Tuesday to recognize his actions from last June. Tipton was at home and off-duty...
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Marc LaVoie
February 18, 2019 - 5:59 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Three people were killed in separate shootings over a 12-hour period Saturday and Sunday in Kansas City. The first incident was reported when police officers went to a home and found a man dead. The shooting in the 5700 block of appeared to have stemmed from an argument between...
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Bill Grady
January 07, 2019 - 6:13 am
A suspect in an attempted carjacking is in a hospital after being shot during a struggle with a Kansas City Police officer Sunday morning. Detectives marked off two crime scenes. First, a woman at 39th Street and Walnut told police an armed man tried to force her out of her vehicle, but a security...
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Marc LaVoie
December 31, 2018 - 6:54 am
The Kansas City Police Department is once again asking people to refrain from firing guns in the air to celebrate the new year. It happens every year at New Year's and Independence Day. People engage in celebratory gunfire, without regard for where the projectile will land. One man who knows about...
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KMBZ News Staff
December 18, 2018 - 6:48 am
Kansas City, MO - There's been a substantial reduction in crime in KC's historic Northeast neighborhood, according to KC police. The neighborhood is considered Kansas City's first 'suburb'. Located immediately to the east of the downtown loop, its history dates to the late 1800's and is filled with...
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KMBZ News Staff
December 13, 2018 - 4:00 pm
Kansas City, MO - A man is facing federal child pornography charges following his arrest after an hours-long stand off with police in Kansas City. Erin C. Hacker, 36, was charged today in federal court with 10-counts of attempted distribution and possession of child pornography. It's alleged Hacker...
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KMBZ News Staff
December 12, 2018 - 3:59 pm
Kansas City, MO - Police say they'd like to talk with four individuals seen in surveillance imagery, believing they have information about the shooting that took place December 8th at the Country Club Plaza. The shooting occurred at 47th and Jefferson around 6:24 in the evening. A teenaged girl was...
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Marc LaVoie
November 09, 2018 - 7:55 am
The primary cause of a fatal crash involving a Kansas City Police officer was excessive speed, according to a report that's just been released. According to witnesses, the off-duty officer was seen driving at between 50 and 70 miles per hour on Interstate 435 on Oct. 21 just before the police van...
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Jim Cunningham
October 23, 2018 - 6:01 am
When it comes to catching bad guys, some police officers rarely have to worry about traffic. KMBZ's Jim Cunningham recently took a flight with the Kansas City Police Department's helicopter unit. The helicopter crews are always at the ready to provide vital air support to officers on the ground...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 19, 2018 - 11:48 am
The KCMO Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association is fundraising to buy Narcan kits for K-9s and their handlers. If a K-9 inhales opioids during a drug search, a dose of opioid antidote Narcan can save the dog's life. Association president Jackie Cudahy says the kits come with two, one-time use...
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