Theft

July 12, 2018 - 8:18 pm
A former sheriff's lieutenant was placed on two years of probation for stealing more than $22,000 in cash from the Dickinson County Sheriff's Office. Gregory Swanson, 49, was sentenced for felony theft Wednesday after pleading guilty in April. He also admitted stealing more than $3,400 in money...
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July 10, 2018 - 6:54 pm
Federal prosecutors say a Coffeyville woman pleaded guilty to stealing $150,000 from a customer at a bank where she worked. U.S. Attorney Stephen McCallister said in a news release Tuesday that Phyllis Lanning, 61, pleaded guilty to one count of mail fraud. Lanning admitted that while she worked...
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Dreamstime
June 23, 2018 - 12:28 am
Police have confirmed the identity of a man who was seen using a woman's stolen credit cards, but have not released his name. The suspect initially broke into a car at the East YMCA in November of 2017, taking a woman's purse, wallet, several credit cards and cellphone. Now police say the suspect...
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Dreamstime
June 20, 2018 - 8:14 pm
Wichita Collision and Dent Center is offering a $500 reward for information on the names and locations of some theives who broken into several cars over the weekend. Six car windows were broken into by the thieves. Their actions were caught on security cameras. Jon Halstead, the owner of Wichita...
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Dreamstime
May 12, 2018 - 7:36 pm
The Hutchinson Public Library is looking for the public's help after security cameras show two men stealing hundreds of dollars worth of plants and flowers from the library grounds! According to a Hutchinson Public Library Facebook post, two men stole $200 worth of newly planted flowers from a...
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April 18, 2018 - 7:24 pm
A former Pawnee County Sheriff's detective has admitted to stealing from the department, where his brother is sheriff. Jeffrey Allen King, 43, of Larned pleaded guilty Monday to three felonies for thefts that occurred between Jan. 9, 2015, and Oct. 13, 2017. A total of $20,318 was stolen from the...
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Dreamstime
April 14, 2018 - 2:52 pm
A former Wyandotte County Sheriff's deputy accused of stealing nearly $7,000 from the agency has been sentenced to a year of probation. The Kansas City Star reports that Jay Pennington was sentence on a felony theft count Friday. Wyandotte County District Attorney spokesman Jonathan Carter says...
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Wichita/Sedgwick County Crime Stoppers
Steve & Ted
April 02, 2018 - 8:06 am
A suspect stole $35,000 from a trailer and other buildings on 119th near Mulvane. A suspect was recorded trespassing there the next day.
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
March 26, 2018 - 2:09 pm
Sunday afternoon, several people got involved trying to subdue a suspect in the south part of Wichita. A police officer in the area of 47th Street South & Broadway was contacted by the nearby Dillons grocery store, for help with a shoplifting suspect. As the suspect walked out of the store, the...
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Dreamstime
January 24, 2018 - 7:55 pm
The former president of a nonprofit Lawrence arts organization has pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor after stealing from the group. Amanda Monaghan, 36, was scheduled to go to trial Monday for felony theft after more than $1,000 was stolen from the Lawrence Art Guild in April 2014. The Lawrence...
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