Police report

Woman arrested in connection to Shawnee garage auto thefts
August 21, 2015
Shawnee police arrested Tiffany Chandler, 24, in connection to the recent auto burglaries from garages in western Shawnee.
Shawnee police investigating car fire
August 20, 2015
Shawnee police are investigating a car fire after officers found an abandoned and charred vehicle early Wednesday morning near Riverfront Park in western Shawnee.
Suspected auto burglar arrested following morning search
August 20, 2015
Shawnee Police arrested a man suspected of attempting to burglarize vehicles this morning. Officers were called to an address in the 5800 block of Melrose just before 6:30 Thursday morning after a resident spotted a man trying to open car doors.
Face to Face: Shawnee Police Officer Dickson Bishop
August 19, 2015
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Water main break forces closure of northeast Shawnee intersection
August 18, 2015
A water main break Tuesday morning near the intersection of Nieman Road and 53rd Street has forced the closure of the intersection as crews investigate the damage.
Shawnee man pleads guilty in 3-year-old’s death
August 17, 2015
A Shawnee man has pleaded guilty to the death of a 3-year-old girl.
Marco’s Pizza robbed early Saturday
August 15, 2015
Shawnee Police are investigating after Marco’s Pizza on Nieman Road was robbed early Saturday morning. Officers were dispatched to the business, located at 6636 Nieman Road, around 1 a.m. after an employee called 911 reporting a robbery.
Thieves stealing cars from garages in Shawnee
August 10, 2015
A recent increase in stolen vehicles in western Shawnee has the Shawnee Police Department asking citizens to be vigilant in protecting their property.
Shawnee man saved wife’s life in alleged ax attack, police report says
August 7, 2015
A new court document describes the moment a Shawnee man allegedly broke into his neighbor’s home wielding an ax and attacked a married couple.
Man charged with arson in destruction of $1.5 million Shawnee house
August 5, 2015
A man suspected of burning down a $1.5 million house on Lackman Road last year has been arrested and charged with arson by the Shawnee Police Department.
Man faces felony charges in Shawnee ax attack
August 1, 2015
A man who allegedly attacked a neighbor in western Shawnee with an ax faces three felony charges.
Man’s statement to police about baby’s death doesn’t match evidence, document states
July 31, 2015
Newly released court documents in the case of 7-month-old Analeece McHenry-Widmer, who died in Shawnee, shows that the man accused in the baby’s death told police a story that doesn’t match the injuries that caused her death.
Shawnee police asking people to protect vehicles from theft
July 30, 2015
The Shawnee Police Department has seen an increase in the number of thefts of tailgates on pick-up trucks in the last month and is encouraging people to protect their vehicles.
3 suspects in custody after high-speed police chase ends in Lawrence
July 30, 2015
Three people are in custody after leading multiple Kansas law enforcement agencies on a high-speed vehicle chase from Kansas City, Kan., to Lawrence on Wednesday.