Overland Park Police

Marc LaVoie
July 06, 2018 - 5:44 am
Overland Park Police say a fight between a boyfriend and girlfriend led to an incident in which they shot and injured a suspect early Friday. Officials received multiple 911 calls around 1 a.m. about the disturbance in the area of West 79th Street and Grant. The female got away from the male, who...
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Kara Marxer
April 18, 2018 - 8:26 am
The family of a teenage boy who was shot to death by Overland Park Police have filed a lawsuit against the city. The family of 17-year-old John Albers claims there was never any danger to the officer who shot and killed the boy as he was rapidly backing a minivan out of the garage at his home on...
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Overland Park PD
Marc LaVoie
February 06, 2018 - 9:34 am
The Overland Park Police Department is asking for help in identifying two suspects in a case involving two stolen automobiles. The crime occurred in the 16300 block of Barton on January 6. The suspects entered the unlocked vehicles and later used one of the victim’s credit cards in the 9300 block...
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Bill Grady
January 23, 2018 - 7:36 am
The fatal shooting of an apparently suicidal teenager in Overland Park is raising more concern about the continuing problem of young people who take their own lives. The disturbing problem affects all 50 states. In one Ohio school district six youngsters committed suicide over a six-month period...
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Jim Cunningham
December 04, 2017 - 5:23 am
This is the third year Overland Park Police Captain Mark Fitzgerald has led Operation Rudolph. He says taking kids Christmas shopping, giving them cookies and a holiday meal for their family is awesome. He says the most amazing gift officers receive, is what some kids will do in return,"They dont...
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