Posted: 05/21/2009 - Gov. Mark Parkinson signed a crime bill Thursday that includes measures that make cockfighting a felony and strengthen laws against drug trafficking and assaulting law enforcement officers.
Posted: 05/21/2009 - Attorney General Steve Six said Thursday he has created the Kansas Child Abduction Response Team. The CART program will help coordinate law enforcement efforts to find missing, abducted or endangered children.
Posted: 05/21/2009 - A 23-year old Albuquerque woman has confessed to suffocating a three year old boy, then burying his body in a playground.
Posted: 05/21/2009 - Closing arguments are scheduled Thursday in the trial of a Kansas man charged with 79 counts of rape and sodomy over a five-year period on an alleged victim when she was a child.
Posted: 05/21/2009 - Detectives of the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office are asking for assistance from the public in identifying a suspect in a burglary, Theft, and Criminal Damage case.
Posted: 05/21/2009 - Topeka Police say two men in their early twenties or late teens hit a pizza delivery person in the back of the head and took the pizzas and cash.
Posted: 05/20/2009 - Thirty-three-year-old Marcus Johnson was sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for driving his car through Wichita's City Hall.
Posted: 05/20/2009 - Calvin Schaffer made his first appearance in federal court Wednesday. He's charged with wire fraud after allegedly sending naked pictures of himself from a Goddard police computer to a Wichita woman whom he arrested on a drunken driving charge.
Posted: 05/20/2009 - Topeka Police want to hear from those who donated money to the Topeka High Trojans Booster Club in 2007 and 2008. An audit shows money from the club is missing.
Posted: 05/20/2009 - An attorney for Boardwalk Apartments said Monday that the owners want to do ``something different'' with the property and that they "would like to have the complex vacated so that they can pursue other options.''
Updated: 05/21/2009 - A Topeka man has been found guilty of murder in the 2007 death of James Dyer Jr.
Posted: 05/20/2009 - A jury found Antonio J. Armstrong guilty of first degree murder and criminal possession of a firearm in Judge Nancy Parrish's courtroom this afternoon.
Posted: 05/20/2009 - Suspended NFL star Michael Vick left Leavenworth federal prison before dawn today to begin home confinement in Virginia.
Posted: 05/19/2009 - The families of three people killed in a 2005 apartment fire in Lawrence as well as several people who escaped with injuries will share a $12 million settlement.
Posted: 05/19/2009 - The Humane Society of the United States says Vick wants to work with the group on a program aimed at eradicating dogfighting among urban teens. As for the NFL, commissioner Roger Goodell says he wants to be sure Vick is truly remorseful.
Posted: 05/19/2009 - Police arrested Ryan Long, 26, on several charges after he attempted to run from officers who pulled him over for speeding Tuesday morning.
Posted: 05/18/2009 - Police say a thief stole a Kansas City sergeant's equipment bag from his patrol car while the officer chased a pair of carjacking suspects.
Posted: 05/18/2009 - An eastern Missouri man has been sentenced to 60 years in prison for videotaping his sexual molestation of young children he was baby-sitting.
Posted: 05/18/2009 - A federal judge on Monday questioned whether prosecutors were correct in bringing charges against a Missouri mother who was involved in a MySpace hoax directed at a 13-year-old neighbor who ended up committing suicide.
Posted: 05/18/2009 - A South Jersey man is in a mess of trouble for allegedly making a mess inside a police station.