Police report

Discarded cigarettes to blame for Shawnee house fire
March 13, 2015
A large fire claimed a house off 56th Terrace in Shawnee Friday afternoon and fire officials say improperly discarded cigarettes were the cause.
Man rushed to hospital after being pinned between two cars at Shawnee Mission Ford
March 13, 2015
A 35-year-old Olathe man was taken to the hospital Friday afternoon after being pinned between two vehicles in the service line at Shawnee Mission Ford.
Woman arrested after crashing car into mailboxes and house
March 13, 2015
Shawnee Police say they arrested a woman for driving under the influence after she crashed her car early Friday.
Shawnee man accused of poisoning dog
March 12, 2015
A Shawnee man was arrested and charged with two counts of animal cruelty on Thursday for allegedly poisoning a dog.
Shawnee police search for suspected auto burglars
March 6, 2015
Shawnee police officers and a canine unit searched the neighborhoods around Johnson Drive and Pflumm Road early Thursday morning for two suspected auto burglars.
SMNW student suffers medical emergency at school’s swimming pool
March 2, 2015
A 15-year-old male student at Shawnee Mission Northwest was taken to Shawnee Mission Medical Center this morning after suffering a medical emergency during a physical education class at the school’s swimming pool, the district says.
Driver leads Shawnee Police on nearly 30 mile pursuit
03:23 a.m., February 27, 2015 Updated 01:27 a.m.
A Shawnee officer pursued a vehicle for nearly 30 miles early Friday morning.
Lenexa man charged following disturbance in Shawnee
11:54 a.m., February 20, 2015 Updated 01:03 a.m.
Shawnee Police officers were called to the Pho Good Vietnamese Restaurant, 10703 Shawnee Mission Parkway, shortly before 1 a.m. Friday. The suspect, a 33-year-old Lenexa man, has been charged with criminal damage to property.
Four juveniles detained following report of a possible burglary in progress
February 11, 2015
Shawnee Police responded in force to a reported burglary in the 7600 block of Parkhill around 9:30 Wednesday morning. Major Dan Tennis says a neighbor called police after an unfamiliar vehicle parked on his street.
Shawnee police raise more than $7,000 for Polar Plunge
February 8, 2015
The Shawnee Police Department raised more than $7,000 for the Special Olympics of Kansas in this year’s polar plunge at Shawnee Mission Park.
Woman arrested after allegedly hitting officer with car door, seven mile car chase
03:03 a.m., February 4, 2015 Updated 12:16 p.m.
A woman is in police custody after hitting an officer with her open car door in the Shawnee Hy-Vee parking lot and then leading officers on a nearly seven-mile car chase early Wednesday.
Lenexa man ordered to trial in double homicide
February 3, 2015
A Lenexa man will stand trial on two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of a man and his stepfather.
Shawnee police retire K-9 unit “Berry”
February 2, 2015
The Shawnee Police Department retired police dog Berry last week after a long and successful career.
Court documents show sequence of events during She’s A Pistol robbery
January 27, 2015
Details of what happened inside She’s A Pistol gun store during the Jan. 9 robbery were released this week and describe the scene a surveillance video recorded during the shooting.