Police report

5, including a Shawnee man, accused of laundering money through casino slots
August 7, 2014
Five Kansas residents including a Shawnee resident are accused of trafficking in marijuana and laundering the profits through slot machines at a Kansas City, Kan., casino.
Shawnee police sergeant a ‘silent hero’ for Special Olympics
July 25, 2014
As a member of the Shawnee Police Department for the past 19 years, Sgt. Jon Pirie knows a lot about law enforcement.
Shawnee convenience store robbed
01:14 a.m., May 2, 2014 Updated 03:04 p.m.
Shawnee convenience store robbed just before 1 a.m. Friday.
Kansas: Former bandmate enters plea in death of rap artist
April 27, 2014
A Kansas City, Kan., man pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in the shooting death of a rap artist known as Creepyface.
Lenexa man injured when car clips Shawnee home, hits tree
01:35 a.m., April 7, 2014 Updated 01:26 p.m.
A 32-year-old Lenexa man was injured Monday morning when he lost control of his vehicle along Blackfish Parkway and brushed against a house before colliding head-on with a tree, authorities said.
Tractor-trailer crashes into Tonganoxie I-70 interchange tollbooth; 1 truck occupant dead
04:54 a.m., March 29, 2014 Updated 10:17 p.m.
A 30-year-old Aurora, Colo., man was identified as the driver killed early Saturday morning after his tractor-trailer crashed into a Kansas Turnpike tollbooth at the Tonganoxie interchange on westbound Interstate 70.
Bonner Springs police seek armed robbery suspect
March 17, 2014
Bonner Springs Police, with the help of the Wyandotte County Sheriff’s office, are looking for a man who committed an aggravated robbery over the weekend.
Man fleeing from U.S. Marshals collides with building in Shawnee
03:29 p.m., February 12, 2014 Updated 01:09 a.m.
A man attempting to elude capture was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service on Wednesday when his vehicle collided with a support pillar of a business and then plowed into a snowbank.
Shawnee police investigating QuikTrip robbery
January 5, 2014
Shawnee police are investigating an armed robbery that took place early Sunday morning at the QuikTrip on Johnson Drive.
Shawnee police officer head-butted, bitten by teen
December 20, 2013
A Shawnee police officer was head-butted and bitten by a teenager “under the influence of amphetamines” Wednesday.
Police: Shawnee bank robbed by man with sawed-off shotgun
December 16, 2013
Shawnee police are investigating an armed robbery at the Intrust Bank near Barker Road and Shawnee Mission Parkway.
Shawnee police plan heavy Thanksgiving traffic patrols
November 25, 2013
Shawnee police will be patrolling roads heavily, with overtime traffic enforcement, this Thanksgiving weekend, according to a Monday release from the department.
Shawnee police calls: Nov. 18-22
November 25, 2013
Shawnee police calls for the week of Nov. 18.
Former Shawnee teacher pleads guilty in teen sex case
November 21, 2013
A former Shawnee high school teacher pleaded guilty Wednesday to having sexual contact with two teenage boys he met through online ads.