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December 27, 2019 - 8:46 pm
The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office reports that a detention deputy was assaulted by an inmate on Friday morning at the jail. The deputy was escorting an inmate back to a housing unit around 10. Upon entering the housing unit, the inmate demanded the housing deputy’s keys and attempted to enter...
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Christmas shopping
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December 15, 2019 - 8:04 pm
Some Sedgwick County detention deputies took Friday night off from duties for a good cause. The detention deputies took more than a dozen children from Cooper and Oaklawn Elementary Schools shopping for Christmas. They say this is a way to help build secure connections. “This really gives them a...
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Christmas lights display
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Dave Wilson
December 11, 2019 - 9:02 pm
Sedgwick County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $2,800 for a tip leading to the arrests of the suspect (s) involved in the recent vandalism and theft case at The Arc of Sedgwick County. Earlier this month, suspects caused around $2,000 in losses after the Singing Bulbs light display...
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Magnifying Glass
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December 07, 2019 - 6:26 pm
Authorities are seeking help finding several Native American pieces that were stolen during a residential burglary near Salina. The Saline County Sheriff's Office released photos Friday of several of the items that were taken during the May heist in an effort to locate them. The items include a...
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Police Car Sirens
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November 28, 2019 - 11:55 pm
A crash in Republic County took the lives of four children on Thanksgiving. The Kansas Highway Patrol said around 11:30 a.m. on Thursday troopers responded to an accident where a car had crashed into a pond near 30 Road and U.S. 36. First responders said that four children, all under the age of 8,...
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Christmas Lights Display
Dave Wilson
November 24, 2019 - 8:03 pm
Saturday, special guests and media got a sneak peek at the Arc's Lights display in Wichita. Starting Thanksgiving weekend, you can drive-thru this magical holiday wonderland in the warmth of your car and check out the new displays as well as long-time favorites, like the tunnel of lights. The...
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November 13, 2018 - 2:16 pm
Sedgwick County commissioners meet Wednesday to discuss the issue of ethical conduct by the members of the commission. Last week, the commission met in special session to take up the issue of conduct by County Counselor Eric Yost. They voted 4 to 1 to suspend Yost for allegedly violating attorney-...
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