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34 Year Old Man, Joshua A Mongold, Faces Murder Charges in Connection to Riley Youngblood Shooting

Jackson County Prosecutors filed charges this evening in the fatal shooting of Riley Youngblood, 23, who was found wounded in his vehicle in Independence, Jackson…

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KC Man Involved in Shooting, Trafficking Firearms on Facebook Sentenced

A Kansas City, Kansas, man who was involved in a shooting, which resulted in injuries to several people, was sentenced in federal court today for…

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Independence Man Charged in Sex Related Crimes with a Juvenile

An Independence man faces one felony charge of Patronizing Prostitution with a minor and five misdemeanor counts of Furnishing Pornographic Materials to a Minor, Jackson…

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Blue Springs Man Faces Charges in Independence Homicide

A Blue Springs man has been charged in the fatal shooting that happened at an Independence QuikTrip in the 1600 block of E US 24…

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Police Standoff with Armed Robbery Suspect

Police arrested a man following a standoff in the area of Hocker and Sea. The man was reportedly wanted for armed robbery and was armed….

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Silver Alert Issued by Independence Police

Update: Mr Brown was located and is safe.——————————————An Endangered Silver Advisory Alert has been issued for Jimmy Lee Brown, a 73 year old Independence man…

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15 Year Anniversary of Unsolved Homicide

Today marks the 15th anniversary of the cold case homicide of Lakota R. Renville, whose body was found in Independence on October 16, 2005. The…

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Two Charged in Fatal Shooting

Two men have been charged in the homicide of Shonay Persinger in Independence. Ivory D. Alford faces Murder 2nd Degree and Attempted Robbery 1st Degree….

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Missing Independence Woman Victim of Fatal Crash

An Independence woman who went missing on August 13th was located deceased near 40 highway and Lake Tapawingo in Blue Springs. Rachel Gillmore was last…

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Motorcyclist Dies Fleeing Traffic Stop

A motorcyclist died as a result of a crash while fleeing from a traffic stop Friday night. The incident happened around 11:30 p.m. near 24…

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