Wichita Police Department

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April 12, 2017 - 4:31 am
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Police in Wichita, Kansas, say a post-mortem examination of a police dog shows that he was fatally shot by a suspect later killed by officers. A police spokeswoman, Sgt. Nikki Woodrow, said the March 28 necropsy on the 6-year-old Belgian Malinois named Rooster showed that he...
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April 10, 2017 - 3:32 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Wichita police are investigating a homicide that occurred just before 2 p.m. Sunday in the 14-hundred block of West Rita. Wichita police say a 9-year-old boy called 911 to report a woman was dead at the residence. Upon arrival police found a 63-year-old at the home was dead...
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April 09, 2017 - 6:15 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Wichita Police are investigating after a man was shot at one convenience store, then was driven to another before 911 was called. Officers were called to the QuikTrip at Central and Oliver around 8 PM Saturday night. When they arrived, they found a man who had suffered a...
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Ted Woodward
April 05, 2017 - 2:01 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - A Wichita man has been recognized for his bravery by the Wichita Police Department. Two years ago, then-17-year-old Austin Schierkolk fought off an intruder in his home in northwest Wichita. Grabbing a pocket-knife, he protected his mother and his younger brother, stabbing...
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March 31, 2017 - 4:24 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Sedgwick County District Attorney Marc Bennett has cleared a Wichita police officer of wrongdoing in the 2015 fatal shooting that began with a traffic stop. The announcement Friday comes in the shooting of 26-year-old Nicholas Garner in Wichita. KWCH-TV reports that after...
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Steve Boyer
March 30, 2017 - 2:44 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Wichita police officers were attempting to arrest a 38 year old man Wednesday morning when he took off in a pickup that he was accused of stealing. The incident began at about 10:00 AM in the 2100 block of south Rock Road. The suspect was being arrested on burglary and auto...
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March 28, 2017 - 2:47 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Wichita police and the Sedgwick County sheriff's department are investigating human remains that were found just South of the city Monday afternoon. At around 2:00 PM, a groundskeeper working in the area of the Spirit plant in the 4600 block of South Oliver reported finding...
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March 21, 2017 - 2:32 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - The Wichita Police Department have identified a woman who's body was found on Friday, March 17th. The shooting victim was identified as 26-year-old Sandra Flores of Wichita. Wichita Police Sgt. Nikki Woodrow told KSN News Flores was shot one time. Flores’ body was found near...
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March 19, 2017 - 6:53 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - A suspect has been shot and killed by Wichita police after officers say the suspect shot and killed a K-9 officer. Shortly after 8 p.m. Saturday, officers responded to a disturbance with a weapon at the Lamplighter mobile home park in the 2300 block of E. MacArthur. According...
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March 18, 2017 - 7:27 pm
WICHITA, Kan.- Domestic Problems appear to be the root cause that led to a woman shooting her boyfriend to death back on February 5th. Crystal Rotramel has been charged with second degree murder for the death of Richard Hamm Jr. Following her arrest, Rotramel told a Wichita Police Department...
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