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Officers Vehicle Struck During Pursuit

An Independence Police officers vehicle was struck by a man in a stolen Ford F-350 around 2:00 p.m. today. Officers involved in the pursuit lost…

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Early Morning Apartment Fire

Independence Fire crews responded to a kitchen fire in an apartment building in the 600 block of W. Maple just before 1:00 a.m. According to…

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Ice Storm Warning

The National Weather Service has issued an ice storm warning effective until noon Thursday. Precipitation in the form of freezing rain and drizzle will increase…

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Storage Shed Bandit Confesses

The man responsible for several storage shed burglaries in Independence has been identified and confessed to his crimes. 29 year old William Eaton confessed to…

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Police Chase Ends with Crash

Independence Missouri Police were involved in a police chase this afternoon that ended at Truman and I-435. The male suspect crashed into another vehicle and…

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KC Man Sentenced to 15 Years for Illegal Firearm

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A Kansas City, Mo., man was sentenced in federal court today for illegally possessing a firearm.  Charles E. Williams, 41, was…

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Early Morning House Fire

Independence Fire responded to a house fire this morning around 6:15 am near the intersection of Scott and Peery. When units arrived, they reported the…

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Independence Missouri in Superbowl Ad?

A Head & Shoulders commercial shot in Independence is now online. Do you recognize any of the businesses or landscape in the advertisement? You can…

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Sugar Creek Woman One of Three More Sentenced for Conspiracy to Lure Robbery Victims with Online Ads

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Two Kansas City, Mo., brothers and a Sugar Creek, Mo., woman have been sentenced in federal court for their roles in…

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Police Announce Arrest in Storage Shed Burglaries

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