Posted: 07/08/2008 - A trial date has been set for a 27-year-old Topeka man charged with first-degree murder in the May shooting death of a woman outside an area hotel.
Posted: 07/07/2008 - Internet predators are a big problem -- and they are branching out. Now you must make sure your kids are safe on their online video game systems.
Updated: 07/07/2008 - Riley County attorney Barry Wilkerson told the "Manhattan Mercury" he does not believe the Berryton man is connected to the rapes of more than a half-dozen K-State University students in recent years.
Posted: 07/06/2008 - Topeka Police were called to a residence near the 4600 block of Southwest Topeka Blvd. regarding a break-in just before 7 p.m. That's when they saw a suspect leaving the area. The suspect then led police on a chase with speeds reaching 50 miles per hour.
Posted: 07/06/2008 - Stop The Violence Memorial Tree Dedications are set for both young men killed last week in Topeka. Family and friends as well as the general public are invited to attend.
Posted: 07/06/2008 - A man was injured when hit by what what detectives say was either a bullet or roman candle.
Posted: 07/06/2008 - One man is lucky to be alive Sunday morning after being held up at gunpoint in his aprtment complex by two men he may know.
Posted: 07/05/2008 - Police say a man suspected of killing a University of Kansas law student killed himself while in custody in New Jersey.
Updated: 04/28/2009 - A woman sitting on her porch Friday night was shot in the thigh by a stray bullet. There are no suspects at this time.
Updated: 07/05/2008 - Topeka police arrested 36 year old Todd Gerhardt late Friday night on attempted second degree murder. He was very upset with his two neighbors for popping fireworks, so he stepped outside, pulled out a gun and started shooting at them.
Updated: 07/04/2008 - A person believed to be a federal fugitive ran into a home in the 200 block of SE 35th Terrace, Topeka, and held police at bay. Nine made it out of the house. Negotiators later convinced 29-year-old Quinton Lawton to come out of the house shortly before midnight. Lawton was booked into the Department of Corrections on a federal narcotics warrant.
Posted: 07/03/2008 - Albert Barker, 59, of Wichita, was sentenced to one year probation and 100 hours of community service for changing papers to falsely claim he had received a Purple Heart.
Posted: 07/03/2008 - Former Westar Energy CEO, David Wittig, is asking an appeals court to throw out a decision that would send him to prison for two years.
Posted: 07/02/2008 - Police are trying to work with, not against, bar owners to make Topeka establishments safe. This after an attempted robbery at Deep Pockets Tuesday evening is caught on surveillance video.
Posted: 07/02/2008 - Jefferson City radio talk show host James Keown now faces life in prison without parole. Prosecutors said money was the motive for his crime.
Posted: 07/02/2008 - U.S. immigration officials say 22 Mexican gang members were arrested in a roundup in Wichita.
Posted: 07/02/2008 - Police are looking for information on a vehicle seen leaving the area of a Tuesday morning shooting. TPD says the red vehicle was spotted leaving the area of the 1400 block of SE 10th about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday after gunshots were heard.
Posted: 07/02/2008 - The defense attorney for Edwin Hall asked the Johnson County judge to throw out fingerprint evidence against Hall in the murder case of Kelsey Smith.