Posted in Missing Persons News

Independence Police Trying to Locate Missing Juvenile

UPDATE: THE CHILD WAS LOCATED SAFE Police are attempting to find missing Raylanna J. Shepherd. She is a mixed race female born in 2017 (4.5…

Continue Reading... Independence Police Trying to Locate Missing Juvenile
Posted in Uncategorized

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…

Continue Reading... KC Man Involved in Shooting, Trafficking Firearms on Facebook Sentenced
Posted in Crime News Unsolved Crimes

Detectives Hoping New Information and Additional Reward Money Will Help Solve Homicide Case

Detectives in Clay County, Missouri are hoping new information and additional reward money will help solve a homicide case. Alesha J. Reade, 45, who went…

Continue Reading... Detectives Hoping New Information and Additional Reward Money Will Help Solve Homicide Case
Posted in Crime News

Independence Police Investigating Homicide

Independence police are investigating a homicide that occurred around 8:30 p.m. this evening in the 3300 block of S Sterling. They are asking anyone with…

Continue Reading... Independence Police Investigating Homicide
Posted in IPD News

Former Police Chief Fred Mills Passes Away

Retired Independence Chief of Police Fred Mills passed away Thursday February 3, 2022 after a hard fought battle with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease). Chief Mills…

Continue Reading... Former Police Chief Fred Mills Passes Away
Posted in POLICE BLOTTER

Police Blotter 1/23/22 – 1/29/22

2022-00005555ASSAULT – 2ND DEGREE – AGGRAV ASSLT – WEAPONJan 23, 2022 12:01 AMHotel/Motel/Other Temporary Lodging196XX E JACKSON DR, Independence, MOIndependence Police Department 2022-00004656AssaultJan 23, 2022…

Continue Reading... Police Blotter 1/23/22 – 1/29/22
Posted in News

Kansas City Man Charged in Lee’s Summit Amtrak Homicide and Carjacking

A 21-year-old Kansas City man, who surrendered after a police standoff Monday night, has been charged in a fatal shooting on an Amtrak train while…

Continue Reading... Kansas City Man Charged in Lee’s Summit Amtrak Homicide and Carjacking
Posted in POLICE BLOTTER

Police Blotter 1/16/22 – 1/22/22

2022-00004272Stealing Vehicle PartsJan 16, 2022 12:00 AMParking Lot/Garage191XX E 37TH TERR S, Independence, MOIndependence Police Department 2022-00003166VIOLATION OF ORDER OF PROTECTION FOR ADULT – 2ND…

Continue Reading... Police Blotter 1/16/22 – 1/22/22
Posted in News

Independence Police say Vehicle Located in Shooting Case

Independence police say they are no longer looking for the dark gray Chevrolet truck regarding the shooting that occurred in the area of 40 Hwy…

Continue Reading... Independence Police say Vehicle Located in Shooting Case
Posted in POLICE BLOTTER

Police Blotter 1/9/22 – 1/15/22

2022-00003120ASSAULT 1ST DEGREE OR ATTEMPT – ASSAULTJan 15, 2022 10:54 PM10XX S LIBERTY ST, Independence, MOIndependence Police Department 2022-00003112Possession of Drug ParaphernaliaJan 15, 2022 10:11…

Continue Reading... Police Blotter 1/9/22 – 1/15/22