Police report

Kansas roofing company accused of forced labor, kickbacks
June 15, 2016
Two owners of a longtime Kansas City-area roofing company forced workers who are in the U.S. illegally to either pay kickbacks and obey other demands or be reported to immigration authorities, an indictment unsealed Tuesday alleges.
Shawnee police arrest disruptive resident
June 13, 2016
During the arrest, the suspect struggled, causing minor injury to one officer.
Man shot after confronting construction site burglar
06:02 a.m., June 11, 2016 Updated 05:26 p.m.
Shawnee Police are investigating after a man was shot when he confronted a burglar on his property early Saturday morning. Officers were called to a neighborhood in the 5200 block of Meadow View Drive shortly after midnight. According to radio traffic the man gave dispatchers the address and then stopped responding to the call taker’s questions.
Shawnee man arrested after alleged hit-and-run
June 8, 2016
A 69-year-old Shawnee man was arrested early Wednesday after he allegedly rammed another vehicle, multiple times, in the parking lot of the Shawnee Hy-Vee.
Driver rear ends vehicle parked on shoulder of I-435
03:04 a.m., June 3, 2016 Updated 04:36 p.m.
Shawnee Police are investigating after two people were injured in a rollover crash early Friday morning on Interstate 435.
Shawnee Police honor their own at awards ceremony
May 27, 2016
The Shawnee Police Department recently honored several law enforcement officers for their service.
Shawnee police participating in Click it or Ticket enforcement
May 20, 2016
Drivers can expect to see an increased police presence in Shawnee from Monday until Sunday, June 5.
Charges filed against Mill Valley student for inappropriate photos, videos
02:44 p.m., May 17, 2016 Updated 04:24 p.m.
Johnson County District Attorney Steve Howe today announced that charges have been filed against a 17-year-old Mill Valley High School student who allegedly took inappropriate photos of video of female students.
Shawnee police searching for suspect, vehicle in homicide investigation
May 16, 2016
Shawnee police are still seeking a person of interest in the death of Monica Lee, 44, which is being investigated as a homicide.
Shawnee police investigate possible homicide at Flint Street apartment complex
12:25 p.m., May 10, 2016 Updated 12:31 p.m.
Police are trying to locate a person of interest, Gregory Wright II, and also the victim’s car, a silver 2004 Honda Civic.
Shawnee Police say missing teen located
May 7, 2016
The Shawnee Police Department say a teen reported missing on Friday afternoon was found that evening.
Shawnee Police seek help with finding missing teen
07:52 p.m., May 6, 2016 Updated 10:49 p.m.
The Shawnee Police Department is asking for the publics’ assistance in locating a missing, possibly endangered teenager.
Mill Valley High student under investigation for cellphone photos
May 6, 2016
A male student at Mill Valley High School is under investigation for allegedly taking inappropriate photos of female students.
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?