WYCO

KMBZ News Staff
June 15, 2018 - 11:57 am
Kansas City, KS - Wyandotte County has named Patrick Rohrer, 35, as the deputy who was shot and killed during a prisoner transfer at the county courthouse. A female deputy remains in a critical condition after being shot as well during the prisoner transfer. "When they pulled into the parking lot,...
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July 06, 2017 - 5:15 pm
The Unified Government of Kansas City, Kansas and Wyandotte County has released its proposed budget for 2018, and property owners in KCK should be happy. The budget calls for a reduction in the KCK property tax rate from 41.8 mils to 39.8 mills. That would be a 4.8% reduction. The 2017 budget also...
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June 30, 2017 - 11:46 am
Kansas City, KS - A Wyandotte County deputy faces felony charges for stealing money intended for the Sheriff's office, according to the county prosecutor. Jay Pennington,38, was team leader for the WYCO sheriff's Offender Registration Unit (ORU) and responsible for taking cash fees from registered...
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Dan Weinbaum
May 09, 2017 - 5:12 pm
Kansas City, KS - Thor was introduced to fellow deputies and to the media Tuesday afternoon. A police dog support group Going to the Dogs presented Thor with a new K-9 vest valued at around $1,000. Thor is the first dog in some time to join the department, and is the only K-9 in the Wyandotte Co...
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