Wichita Police Department

KNSS News
March 20, 2019 - 12:17 am
After four hours of public comments and council discussion, the land development deal between the city and the Wichita Riverfront LP group passed 7-0. The Riverfront group will purchase nearly 4 acres of land near the new stadium for one dollar per acre for retail and commercial development. The...
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March 17, 2019 - 11:55 am
Sedgwick County and the City of Wichita has the largest concentration of registered offenders and parolees in the state. Wichita Police say this poses risks to public safety. Through June 30 of last year, 1,269 people were released under parole supervision to the County, according to data from the...
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Dreamstime
March 10, 2019 - 7:12 pm
Since Wichita police detective Matt Young was diagnosed with cancer, neighbors, businesses and law enforcement have gone out of their way to help him and his family in any way they can. This past weekend, you could see many of the volunteers in Young's back yard building a cedar fence around his...
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February 24, 2019 - 7:26 am
UPDATE: 8:25 a.m. One person was seriously hurt in an early morning shooting. It happened around 5 a.m. Sunday, in the 1100 block of south Fern, that's near Seneca and McCormick in west Wichita. We're told the victim is a man who suffered a single gunshot wound in a vehicle at the scene. Neighbors...
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Wichita Police Department
February 23, 2019 - 3:58 am
Wichita Police need your help in looking for a man who they say is breaking a local ordinance involving public nudity. Police say the man walked into several salons, asked for a product and then drew attention to his groin area. If you have any information that might help investigators, please call...
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February 03, 2019 - 11:46 am
Neighbors in Wichita's Riverside area woke up Saturday to find tires on several vehicles slashed. Some residents had to replace not one, but two tires. Our news partners at KSN-TV talked to Aaron Warner who lives in Riverside. He wants others to be aware of what's going on outside their doors. "I...
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January 27, 2019 - 9:38 am
Wichita Police say a convenience store was robbed at gunpoint this morning. It happened in the 6 o'clock hour, at the Casey’s General Store at 119th and Central. Police say a man armed with a hand gun walked in and demanded cash. No one was hurt and there is no suspect description at this time.
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January 27, 2019 - 5:54 am
The Wichita Police Department has reversed their policy on tattoos. Previous policy stated that visible tattoos needed to be covered, which meant officers had to wear long sleeves in the summer. The new policy will allow officers to show off their tattoos, but they cannot have any profanity and...
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January 27, 2019 - 5:43 am
The family of Wichita Police officer Brian Arterburn is asking for prayers and well wishes after it was released Saturday that Arterburn is back in the hospital. Arterburn suffered critical injuries after he was run over by Justin Terrazas two years ago. Since then, Arterburn spent many months...
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KNSS News
January 13, 2019 - 10:38 am
A two-car crash injured several people early this morning in Wichita. It happened around 7:40, near 21st Street North and Grove. A pickup truck collided with a SUV. Multiple people in that vehicle were transported to a local hospital, with the extent of their injuries unknown. The driver of the...
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