Police report

Man killed by train in northwestern Shawnee
08:27 a.m., September 20, 2016 Updated 10:22 a.m.
Shawnee Police are investigating after a man was hit and killed by a train on Tuesday morning.
Judge denies self-defense claim in Shawnee gun store shootout
September 13, 2016
A judge has denied self-defense claims from one of four men charged in a fatal gunfight at a Shawnee gun store.
Suspect arrested in connection to Sunday’s Walmart attack
05:38 p.m., September 11, 2016 Updated 04:00 p.m.
Shawnee Police are investigating after two people were found shot in the Walmart parking lot, 16100 W. 65th Street, early Sunday afternoon.
KCK man facing murder charge following crash that killed a Sheriff’s Deputy
05:32 a.m., September 11, 2016 Updated 06:00 p.m.
Overland Park Police are investigating after a Johnson County Sheriff’s Deputy was killed in a crash on US-69 Highway early Sunday morning.
Attempted home break-in leads to manhunt
September 9, 2016
Shawnee Police are investigating after a homeowner fired shots at someone who was trying to break into his house in the 7400 block of Bond Street early Friday morning.
Shawnee woman admits having drug paraphernalia
September 6, 2016
A former Kansas kindergarten teacher has agreed to spend roughly six months in jail after having admitted she possessed drug paraphernalia during a traffic stop in which authorities say they also found cocaine.
Man in custody following overnight search
11:31 a.m., September 1, 2016 Updated 03:06 p.m.
A man has been arrested following a Thursday evening standoff and manhunt in a northeastern Shawnee neighborhood.
Teenager found dead in Shawnee lake
August 17, 2016
Treyvon Mays, a senior at Shawnee Mission Northwest, was found dead in a neighborhood lake on Tuesday night. Shawnee Police are investigating the incident.
Stolen vehicle crash and search overnight near Trailridge Middle School
August 16, 2016
Police continue to investigate after a stolen van failed to yield for Prairie Village officers late Monday night.
Former Shawnee music teacher sentenced to life in prison for molesting young students
August 11, 2016
Sean Andrew Dow, a former music teacher in Shawnee, was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday after pleading guilty to molesting some of his underage female students.
Shawnee man pleads guilty in deadly Overland Park crash
August 9, 2016
The driver accused of causing a crash which killed a pregnant woman in January pleaded guilty to second-degree murder on Tuesday.
National Night Out brings police, citizens together
August 8, 2016
The nation’s recent wave of tragic shootings have given a special significance to this year’s National Night Out campaign, which is celebrated in hundreds of cities across the United States every August.
Arrest made after nearly 20 hour manhunt
01:22 p.m., August 5, 2016 Updated 12:56 a.m.
Just after announcing that they had discontinued their search, Shawnee Police now say they have apprehended their suspect.
Woman robbed in shopping center parking lot
August 3, 2016
Police are investigating after a woman was robbed of her wallet as she sat in her car near the Price Chopper store at Shawnee Mission Parkway and Quivira Road on Tuesday morning.