Police report

Police investigating armed robbery in downtown Shawnee.
January 18, 2018
Two armed men demanded money from the registers of a downtown Shawnee auto parts store late Wednesday evening.
Shawnee Police assisting with Westwood crash investigation
January 17, 2018
The Shawnee Police Department’s Traffic Safety Unit is assisting the Westwood Police Department after a one-car crash Wednesday morning.
Court testimony: Topeka feud led to ‘mayhem’ that left 3 dead on Massachusetts Street
January 12, 2018
As hundreds of downtown Lawrence bar-goers spilled onto Massachusetts Street about 1:40 a.m. Oct. 1, two comparatively small groups of feuding young men from Topeka collided — and some of them had guns.
Man arrested for 2016 murder of Shawnee woman
January 11, 2018
A man who killed a Shawnee woman in 2016 was given a life sentence without the possibility of parole for 25 years.
Lenexa police investigating series of crashes and a carjacking
January 11, 2018
Lenexa Police are investigating after a man sped away from officers, crashed, carjacked a vehicle, and then caused a second crash.
Overland Park man critically injured in motorcycle crash
January 11, 2018
A 25-year-old man was critically injured when he was thrown from his motorcycle Wednesday afternoon on Kansas Highway 7 in Shawnee.
Police: Wednesday’s shooting was not random
12:43 a.m., January 11, 2018 Updated 10:07 a.m.
Police are investigating after a woman was shot twice in the area of the Cottonwood Park Apartments. No arrests have been made.
Two police vehicles burglarized during early-morning business break-in
December 28, 2017
Shawnee Police are investigating after someone broke into a fenced parking lot at Shawnee Mission Ford and burglarized two Shawnee police vehicles which were at the business for service.
Pro racecar driver Tucker accused of not reporting income
December 26, 2017
A Shawnee accountant has been charged.
Shawnee police act as Santa’s helpers
December 20, 2017
Thanks to the generous Secret Santa who donated $20,000 this year, the city’s police department handed out $100 bills to residents in need.
Woman’s body found in KCMO
11:12 a.m., December 19, 2017 Updated 04:16 a.m.
Overland Park Police are trying to locate a missing 18-year-old girl.
Overland Park woman killed in Johnson Drive crash
11:20 a.m., December 17, 2017 Updated 05:07 p.m.
Police confirm a woman was killed in a three-vehicle crash on Sunday morning.
Third man convicted of killing Shawnee gun store owner
December 15, 2017
A third man has been convicted in the killing of a Shawnee gun shop owner during an attempted robbery.
Police: Woman pepper sprays McDonald’s employees
December 11, 2017
Four McDonald’s employees were pepper-sprayed by a customer on Saturday.
KCMO woman killed in Monday morning crash with utility pole, tree
05:39 a.m., December 4, 2017 Updated 12:14 a.m.
Shawnee Police are investigating after one person was found dead in a front yard after a crash near 75th Street and Westgate Lane.