Police report

First-degree murder charges filed in robbery attempt at She’s A Pistol
January 9, 2015
The robbery of a gun store Friday afternoon in downtown Shawnee turned into a firefight resulting in the death of one of the store’s owners.
Carjacked vehicle recovered after early-morning pursuit
05:39 a.m., December 24, 2014 Updated 09:33 a.m.
A vehicle that was carjacked in a December 20th incident at the Deer Walk Condominiums was involved in a brief car chase with Shawnee police this morning.
Police investigating second carjacking in less than 48 hours
02:09 a.m., December 22, 2014 Updated 09:59 a.m.
Shawnee Police are investigating the second carjacking in less than 48 hours time. Officers were dispatched to an address in the 11900 block of West 58th Terrace, in the Deer Walk Condominiums, on reports of a carjacking shortly after 1:30 Monday morning.
Western Shawnee convenience store burglarized
December 21, 2014
A western Shawnee convenience store was hit in a smash and grab burglary sometime late Friday night or early Saturday morning. Police were called to the Shell Gas station, 5501 Hedge Lane Terrace, shortly after 5:30 Saturday morning.
Police investigating armed carjacking
03:49 a.m., December 20, 2014 Updated 12:12 a.m.
Shawnee Police are investigating after a man says he was carjacked in his garage early Saturday. Officers were dispatched to an address in the 11400 block of West 51st Terrace shortly before 3:10 a.m.
Motion filed to charge 17-year-old carjacking suspect as adult
December 19, 2014
A 17-year-old Olathe resident accused by police of stealing a Shawnee man’s car at the Shawnee Hy-Vee could face his charges as an adult after the prosecutors filed a motion last week.
Man stabbed during domestic dispute
06:28 a.m., December 15, 2014 Updated 11:02 a.m.
Shawnee Police are investigating after a man was stabbed during a domestic dispute Sunday evening. Officers were called to an apartment in the 6300 block of Cottonwood Street in the Cottonwood Park Apartments at 8:26 p.m.
Shawnee police considering body-mounted cameras
December 15, 2014
The Shawnee police department has been looking into body mounted cameras for years, but recent incidents in Ferguson, Mo., and around the country have sparked a more rapid interest in the technology.
Shawnee police officer accused of violation of protection order, placed on leave
December 10, 2014
Shawnee police Sergeant Bill Smith was arrested this week on suspicion of violating a protection order issued by his ex-wife.
Four auto burglaries reported at Shawnee Parkway Plaza
December 2, 2014
Shawnee police are investigating four reports of auto burglaries Monday evening at Shawnee Parkway Plaza.
Shawnee businesses, vehicles damaged by pellet guns
December 2, 2014
Five Shawnee businesses and five personal vehicles were damaged Sunday evening in a rash of pellet gun fire around the city.
Charred body of Shawnee man found in Missouri
November 23, 2014
Missouri authorities are investigating the death of a Kansas man whose body was found inside a burned portable restroom.
Eight, including Shawnee man, indicted on federal fraud charges
November 21, 2014
Eight people who worked for a Kansas City, Kan., company, including a Shawnee man, were indicted on federal fraud charges this week by the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
Bonner Springs Police investigating Wednesday death
02:00 p.m., November 20, 2014 Updated 06:30 p.m.
Bonner Springs Police are investigating a death that occurred in a Bonner Springs home Wednesday afternoon.