Teens

June 05, 2019 - 5:45 am
Wichita police say three teenage boys were arrested Tuesday after breaking vehicle windows with baseball bats in the 52-hundred block of east Pine. Six vehicles were located in the area with windows damaged. Information from witnesses led officers to a home in the 600 block of North Battin, where...
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February 25, 2019 - 6:47 pm
Teen drivers in Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma might see more law enforcement officers near their schools in the next two weeks. The Kansas Highway Patrol says law officers plan their annual special traffic enforcement to encourage teen drivers to wear seatbelts. The campaign will run from Monday to...
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Dreamstime
February 21, 2018 - 4:33 am
More than a half-dozen candidates in the crowded Kansas governor's race are teenagers, and legislators are divided over whether it's a problem worth trying to prevent in the future. The Kansas House advanced a bill Tuesday on a 73-43 vote to require candidates for governor to be 18 to run, starting...
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Dreamstime
October 27, 2017 - 9:02 pm
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — A fifth teenage boy has launched a campaign for governor and entered a field of 19 candidates. The Hutchinson News reports that Joseph Tutera Jr. 16, of Mission Hills is running as a Republican. He appointed his father as his campaign treasurer this week to take a step...
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Dreamstime
April 11, 2017 - 5:40 pm
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Police say a boy,15, drove into a Lawrence duplex, sending two people to the hospital with minor injuries. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that the crash happened Monday night when the boy failed to negotiate a turn. The car he was driving hit a curb before crashing through...
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