Police dispatcher identifies dead suspect as Ricky Coley, found dead Monday afternoon. A 20-hour standoff ensued after the man barricaded himself in the house, killing a police officer in the Detroit suburb.
Riley County police are investigating an attempted robbery after a couple was approached by a man with a gun on a Manhattan street over the weekend.
Riley County police say a distracted teen driver was taken to the hospital and cited after an accident on K-18.
Governor Sam Brownback on Friday invited U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to come to Kansas to personally tour the Topeka Correctional Facility, cited in a critical letter from the Justice Department.
A grandparent receives a call from someone posing as their grandchild. The pretend-grandchild claims to need financial assistance in order to be bailed out of some sort of trouble.
The Supreme Court Nominating Commission is accepting applications to fill a vacancy on the Kansas Court of Appeals, created by the retirement of longtime Judge Christel E. Marquardt this January.
Former Chicago-area police sergeant Drew Peterson was found guilty of murder in the 2004 death of Kathleen Savio. Peterson's fourth wife is still missing. (AP Photo from Spender Green)
The man who sold the illegal drugs that led to a teen's overdose death will spend four years behind bars.
The woman says a relative raped her multiple times over 8 months. She says he left her pregnant and she wants an abortion. She says she killed and beheaded him last week to protect her honor.