Wichita Police Department

Dreamstime
January 21, 2018 - 8:31 am
At approximately 10:00pm, Wichita police responded to an armed robbery at the Dollar General, located in the 4500 block of east Pawnee. A female store employee said two unknown men entered the business armed with handguns and demanded money. A 16 year old customer was battered, her wallet was taken...
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Steve Boyer
January 19, 2018 - 2:54 pm
Wichita Police responded to the call af an injury accident Thursday at about 3PM. It happened on West McArthur at I-235. Police spokesman Charlie Davidson said a 37 year old Wichita man was traveling East on McArthur on a Suzuki motorcycle when the driver of a Dodge minivan turned from 235 in front...
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January 18, 2018 - 7:57 pm
A Captain with the Wichita Police Department has been placed on unpaid administrative leave because of an incident last weekend during a youth league sporting event in Augusta that is currently being investigated by Augusta police. A press release issued by Wichita police says according to policy,...
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Ted Woodward
January 17, 2018 - 1:44 pm
The City of Wichita has established a new Citizen Review Board; City Manager Robert Layton says the Board will review citizen complaints and police department policy and practices. Layton said, "Recent incidents make today's announcement timely. I want to assure the public that we've heard you and...
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January 11, 2018 - 5:26 am
The Wichita Police Department seized multiple illegal gambling machines. In a release Officer Charley Davidson says the WPD executed several search warrants across Wichita regarding illegal gambling machines. Davidson said this was part of a multi-agency investigation including the Wichita Police...
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January 10, 2018 - 4:47 am
Two Wichita police officers have been charged in separate incidents. A statement from the Wichita Police Department said officer Jax Rutledge has been charged with one count of misdemeanor domestic battery and one count of misdemeanor criminal deprivation of property by the Sedgwick County District...
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Dreamstime
January 07, 2018 - 7:50 am
A shooting in southwest Wichita has killed two people. It happened around 3 p.m. Saturday. Officers responded to a shooting call in the 1600 block of south Fern. Officers found two 20 year-old men with multiple gunshot wounds laying on the ground in front of a residence in the 1500 block of west...
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Ted Woodward
January 05, 2018 - 12:09 pm
Wichita Police Chief Gordon Ramsay spoke Friday morning about last week's fatal officer-involved shooting of 28-year-old Andy Finch, an incident that originated as a gamer-involved swatting call from the West Coast. Local law enforcement agencies thought they were responding to an address where...
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Glendale Police
January 03, 2018 - 1:05 pm
A 25-year-old Los Angeles man suspected of making a hoax emergency call that led to the fatal police shooting of a Kansas man faces a charge of making a false alarm, according to a warrant filed Wednesday in California. The Los Angeles County district attorney filed the fugitive-from-justice...
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