Police report

She’s A Pistol announces continued classes, plans to reopen
January 27, 2015
She’s A Pistol has announced that it will resume classes beginning Jan. 29 and is undergoing repairs to reopen soon.
Shawnee police officers help escort President Obama
January 23, 2015
For three Shawnee police officers used to escorting large parties of vehicles, Thursday stood out as one they’ll never forget. It wasn’t the longest motorcade they had ever helped escort, and it wasn’t the largest, but it may have just been one of the most important. Master Patrol Officers Steve Walsh, Matt Sumpter and Matt Klein worked with members of multiple other agencies to escort President Barack Obama from Topeka to Lawrence, and back again, during his visit to Lawrence last week.
Three of four She’s A Pistol robbery suspects make first court appearance
January 22, 2015
A Johnson County District Court judge set a preliminary hearing date of April 20 for three of the four men accused of shooting and killing She’s A Pistol owner Jon Bieker at a hearing Thursday morning.
Kansas bills on body cameras get support, raise questions
January 20, 2015
An effort to require Kansas law enforcement officers to be equipped with body cameras has gained some bipartisan support in the Legislature, but questions about costs at a time when the state is facing a budget crisis threaten to bring that momentum to a halt.
Vigil held for Bieker family, She’s A Pistol to reopen
January 18, 2015
Hundreds gathered in front of She’s A Pistol Thursday evening to remember Jon Bieker and show support for his wife Becky and their family.
Teen crashes truck off 20ft retaining wall
January 16, 2015
Shawnee Police are investigating after a 16-year-old crashed his pickup truck through a fence and off the side of a nearly 20 foot retaining wall.
Jon Bieker remembered as a hero, gentle giant
January 12, 2015
Friends and family of Jon Bieker will remember him as a gentle giant who cared most about his family, especially his wife.
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.