Gordon Ramsay

Dreamstime
February 17, 2018 - 11:00 pm
Certain situations in the past few months have local citizens questioning the procedures and policies of the Wichita police department. In December, Andrew Finch was shot and killed by police while standing on his front porch. In January, a Wichita police officer was charged with battery and...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
January 17, 2018 - 1:44 pm
The City of Wichita has established a new Citizen Review Board; City Manager Robert Layton says the Board will review citizen complaints and police department policy and practices. Layton said, "Recent incidents make today's announcement timely. I want to assure the public that we've heard you and...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
January 05, 2018 - 12:09 pm
Wichita Police Chief Gordon Ramsay spoke Friday morning about last week's fatal officer-involved shooting of 28-year-old Andy Finch, an incident that originated as a gamer-involved swatting call from the West Coast. Local law enforcement agencies thought they were responding to an address where...
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Glendale Police
January 03, 2018 - 1:05 pm
A 25-year-old Los Angeles man suspected of making a hoax emergency call that led to the fatal police shooting of a Kansas man faces a charge of making a false alarm, according to a warrant filed Wednesday in California. The Los Angeles County district attorney filed the fugitive-from-justice...
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Dreamstime
November 26, 2017 - 1:58 am
Wichita Police said it began when an officer was flagged down at the intersection of 8th Street and Market in reference to a domestic disturbance with a weapon. A 21 year-old woman reported being assaulted by her 23 year-old boyfriend with a knife in a residence in the 900 block of north Main. The...
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Ted Woodward
October 23, 2017 - 1:46 pm
Last Friday, a Wichita police officer was arrested by the Sedgwick County sheriff's offce; the arrestee was booked into jail on charges of misdemeanor official misconduct, and stalking. Now, news on Monday that two more Wichita police officers have been placed on paid administrative leave in...
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Ted Woodward
October 16, 2017 - 1:05 pm
Last week, The Wichita Eagle published a story reporting the FBI is investigating a cover-up of a traffic incident last year involving an off-duty Wichita Police officer. On Monday, City Manger Robert Layton expressed his "absolute support" for Police Chief Gordon Ramsay, saying, "While the City of...
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Ted Woodward
October 10, 2017 - 3:04 pm
The City of Wichita is abolishing its current City Manager's Review Board, and replacing it with a Citizen Review board for the Wichita Police Department; the new seven-member board will review police department practices regarding racial and biased-based issues. Police Chief Gordon Ramsay says the...
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KSN
August 07, 2017 - 5:00 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Wichita police released more information in an officer-involved shooting at a press conference Monday afternoon. Just after 7:15 a.m., police responded to a domestic violence call involving a knife which ended in a fatal officer-involved shooting. It happened near 13th and...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
March 20, 2017 - 2:29 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - On Saturday evening, a man died in the south part of Wichita after a confrontation with police. Officers were notified that a man with a gun had threatened to kill a woman and himself, and had held the woman against her will for a time at the Lamp Lighter Mobile Home Park on...
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