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AP News Staff
April 30, 2019 - 7:44 am
STERLING, Kan. (AP) - A Kansas sheriff and undersheriff were shot, one during a traffic stop and one during a shootout at a home. According to a Kansas Bureau of Investigation statement, the Rice County undersheriff attempted to stop a car driven by 37-year-old David L. Madden just north of the...
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June 18, 2018 - 4:36 am
Kansas City, KS - Two Kansas deputies who were fatally shot while transporting an inmate between the jail and a court hearing both leave behind children. Wyandotte County Sheriff's Major Kelli Bailiff said at a news conference Saturday that Deputy Theresa King, 44, had three children and Deputy...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Kara Marxer
June 05, 2018 - 4:14 am
Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker is continuing her push for county legislators to take action to fix problems at the jail. A grand jury's report has found that the jail is overcrowded, understaffed and plagued with unsafe living conditions. Inmates charged with serious crimes have been...
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April 18, 2018 - 11:23 am
Kansas City, MO - Jackson County Sheriff Mike Sharp is resigning. Details are emerging about a financial and sexual relationship Sharp had with a Sheriff's Office employee who became the department's highest-paid civilian employee. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Sharp intends to resign as details of...
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