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Intermittent Phone and Web Outages Impacts City Facilities

The City of Independence is experiencing intermittent phone and web outages throughout City facilities. This includes non-emergency Independence Police Department numbers. If you are unable…

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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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Silver Alert Issued by Independence Police

Update: Mr. Jackson was found and is safe.———————— An Endangered Silver Advisory Alert has been issued for William O. Jackson Jr., an 86 year old…

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Independence Police Seeking Burglary Suspects Identities

Independence Police detectives are attempting to identify two suspects involved in a burglary at a convenience store near Blue Ridge Cutoff and US 40 Hwy….

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Police Have Ongoing Discussion Regarding Large Groups of Unattended Juveniles

Independence police are having ongoing discussions regarding large groups of unattended juveniles causing disturbances around E. 39th Street and MO 291 Hwy at the Independence…

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Large Scale Incident at Independence Center

Independence police tonight requested a metro wide agency assist at the Independence Center. This was caused by approximately 300 juveniles causing problems and getting into…

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Bicyclist Struck Crossing US 24 Highway at Noland Road

The Independence Police Department is investigating a traffic crash that occurred just after midnight on October 18th, 2020. The crash occurred in the eastbound lanes…

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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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One Killed, One Seriously Injured in Crash

One person is dead and another seriously injured after a crash at US 24 Highway and Sterling Avenue. The crash occurred when the driver of…

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Independence Police Seeking Armed Robbery Suspects

Police are asking for your help identifying an armed robbery suspect and his accomplice. The robbery took place at the Deals Thrift Store in the…

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