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Lee’s Summit Man Sentenced for Involuntary Manslaughter, Armed Criminal Action in Fatal Independence Shooting

A Lee’s Summit man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the fatal shooting of Matthew Bland-Williams in 2020 outside an Independence, Missouri…

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Human Remains Positively Identified

Detectives from the Independence Police Department Criminal Investigations Unit released that they have confirmed the identity of the deceased subject recovered yesterday in the 4000…

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Independence Police Say Human Remains Located in Unincorporated Grain Valley

Independence police say human remains were located Wednesday during the search of a property in Grain Valley related to a missing person’s case. Multiple law…

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Independence Police Motorcycle Officer Injured in Single Vehicle Crash

An Independence police Selective Enforcement Unit officer was injured today while riding his department motorcycle when he was involved in a single vehicle crash at…

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Independence Man Charged in Fatal Shooting

A 37-year-old Independence man has been charged in the fatal shooting of Ales Carr on June 20, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced today….

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Independence Police Investigating Homicide

Around 2:00 PM today, Independence police responded to a nature unknown call in the 2300 block of S. Crescent Avenue. A teenage female was located…

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Homicide Victim Dropped Off, Left at Centerpoint Medical Center

At around 12:30 AM on Monday 6/21/2021, IPD officers were called to an area hospital located in the 19600 block of E. 39th Street on…

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City Fireworks Ordinance

Independence police today posted the following information regarding the city fireworks ordinance: Fireworks City Ordinance Information It shall be unlawful for any person: • To…

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Independence Police Announce Retirement of Officer

Here is a statement from the Independence Police Department regarding the retirement of officer Officer Rodney Johnson: “Officer Rodney Johnson retires effective today, June 17,…

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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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