Wichita Police Department

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Ted Woodward
June 29, 2017 - 3:59 pm
The Wichita police department has started a new pro-active approach, reaching out to the parents and guardians of juvenile gang-members. On Tuesday this week, the Wichita police department sent out 74 letters to parents or guardians of gang-members in Wichita who are under the age of 18. The hope...
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Ted Woodward
June 19, 2017 - 2:36 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - A man who posted the photo of a gun and bullets online, and threatened to commit a violent event on Monday, was arrested in the east part of Wichita. Late Sunday night, officers were called to the west part of Wichita to check on the report of a suicidal person at an address...
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June 18, 2017 - 3:14 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - A 23 year-old man is dead following a shooting in northeast Wichita Saturday evening. It happened just before 7:30 PM at a strip mall in the 3900 block of East 13th Street, near Hillside. Wichita Police Sgt. Nikki Woodrow says the victim was found inside a vehicle with...
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Ted Woodward
June 16, 2017 - 1:32 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Last Sunday after 2:30 a.m., a seven-year-old girl was sexually assaulted in her residence in northwest Wichita, near 13th & I-235. A suspect in the case was apprehended late Thursday afternoon at a business north of Douglas & Seneca, in the Delano neighborhood. The...
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June 11, 2017 - 9:31 am
Wichita, Kan. (KNSS) - A Wichita convenience store was robbed at gunpoint Saturday night. Just after 11:30 PM an employee of Valero, located in the 7100 block of E. Lincoln, near Lincoln and S. Governeour, reported that two unknown males entered the store armed and demanded money from the business...
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June 10, 2017 - 6:50 pm
WICHITA, Kan. - Police have a man in custody following a shooting and robbery in Wichita's Delano neighborhood Friday night. Just after 10 PM, officers responded to a robbery call at Ruben's Mexican Restaurant located in the 900 block of West Douglas, near Seneca. When officers arrived they found a...
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June 10, 2017 - 10:07 am
Wichita, Kan. (KNSS) - A Wichita restaurant employee was shot during a robbery attempt Friday night... Just after 10 PM, officers responded to a robbery at Ruben’s Mexican Restaurant in the 900 block of W. Douglas. Police Sgt. Nikki Woodrow says several employees were in the store after closing...
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June 04, 2017 - 5:24 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - A shooting Sunday afternoon in Wichita's Delano neighborhood has left one person injured. 9-1-1 dispatchers report the incident happened just after 1 PM in the 200 block of South Handley, near Douglas and Seneca. Wichita Police Sgt. Joe Kennedy says when officers arrived,...
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June 02, 2017 - 7:48 pm
WICHITA, Kan. - [UPDATE] The Amber Alert issued for three missing Wichita children has been cancelled. According to authorities, all three children were recovered safely and the suspect, Dane A. Wright, was apprehended in the 4500 block of South Broadway around 9 PM...
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May 27, 2017 - 6:03 pm
WICHITA, Kan. - Police are investigating after a business was robbed in east Wichita. Officers were called to the Qdoba restaurant near Central and Rock Road just before 11 o'clock Friday night. Officer Paul Cruz says when police arrived, they contacted one of the employees who reported an unknown...
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