Police report

Shawnee presentation reviews keeping children safe online
Detective discusses actions that can put youth at risk
May 3, 2016
Det. John Stirling posed a situation to parents: If he were a child predator in Shawnee, how could he find his next victim?
Olathe woman arrested after causing two crashes on Shawnee Mission Parkway
May 2, 2016
Shawnee Police say a 22-year-old Olathe woman caused two crashes on Shawnee Mission Parkway around 9:15 Sunday evening.
De Soto school district parents invited to internet safety meeting
April 22, 2016
Detective John Stirling with the Shawnee Police Department will present In the Dark: Internet Safety and Child Crimes next week at Mill Creek Middle School.
Police investigating possible drive-by shooting
06:38 a.m., April 17, 2016 Updated 02:16 p.m.
Shawnee Police are investigating after someone fired shots at an occupied duplex early Sunday morning.
Hours-long standoff ends peacefully Saturday evening
12:40 a.m., April 17, 2016 Updated 06:20 p.m.
Shawnee Police say a resident of a home in the 7400 block of Melrose Lane called police for assistance with a domestic disturbance around noon Saturday.
Shawnee lauds everyday efforts of emergency dispatchers
April 15, 2016
When it comes to important behind-the-scenes workers, emergency dispatchers may take the cake.
Shawnee DUI checkpoint results in 4 arrests
April 11, 2016
The Shawnee Police Department DUI checkpoint over the weekend resulted in four arrests.
Lake Quivira man killed after crashing into Johnson Drive bridge
April 10, 2016
A 54-year-old Lake Quivira man was killed when his SUV crashed into Johnson Drive bridge pillar early Sunday morning in Shawnee.
Shawnee police to conduct DUI checkpoint
April 5, 2016
The Shawnee Police Department will be conducting a sobriety and driver’s license checkpoint Friday evening.
Shawnee bids farewell to emergency manager, former police officer
Kegin leaves for position with county
April 4, 2016
Terry Kegin remembers his first day on the job at the Shawnee Police Department — it was March 14, 1994.
Shawnee, Lenexa join Johnson County mental health corresponder program
March 31, 2016
Shawnee has partnered with Lenexa and Johnson County to bring a new Johnson County Mental Health co-responder program to the city.
Johnson County DA warns counterfeit golds bars have been sold in KC area
March 30, 2016
The Johnson County District Attorney’s Office is warning area residents against counterfeit gold being sold on Craigslist.
Shawnee man arrested in connection with armed robberies
March 25, 2016
A Shawnee man was arrested Thursday in Blue Springs, Mo., in connection with a series of armed robberies.
Shawnee police warn of IRS scam
March 23, 2016
The city of Shawnee and the police department are reminding people to be vigilant against potential scam phone calls as several people int he community have reported being scammed by someone claiming to be the IRS.
Shawnee animal control department modifies procedures to help local shelters, animals
March 22, 2016
Shawnee police and the Great Plains SPCA are reminding people about lost animal protocols that can help the nonprofit organization, the police and the found animals.