Wichita Police Department

KNSS News
November 10, 2018 - 7:29 am
An early morning shooting has claimed the life of one man. It happened around 5:30 a.m., in the 2200 block of S. Glendale, that's near Pawnee and Oliver. When officers arrived, one person was lying on the ground unresponsive. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Another victim was walking around...
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Dreamstime
November 03, 2018 - 6:25 pm
Wichita police are investigating the discovery of a body found in south Wichita Saturday afternoon. A person was found deceased around 2:30 p.m. near Pawnee and Broadway. The name of the victim has not been released, nor the cause of death. They did say that homeless people frequent the area. The...
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Dreamstime
October 28, 2018 - 6:46 pm
After allegedly shooting a man in southwest Wichita, Rafael Perez is in jail on attempted murder charges. The shooting happened around 6:41 p.m. on October 21st at a home in the 1600 block of South Martinson. According to police reports, 40-year-old Rafael Perez allegedly drove to the home and got...
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Steve Boyer
October 24, 2018 - 2:16 pm
A Pizza Hut delivery driver thought he was making a routine delivery Tuesday in the 1400 block of North St. Francis at about 2:00 PM. When he arrived at the residence, it became obvious the home was vacant. Officer Paul Cruz says the man was suddenly approached and robbed by four hispanic men 18 to...
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Dreamstime
October 21, 2018 - 6:14 pm
Police have a man in custody following an armed robbery in east Wichita. Officers were called to the NuWay restaurant in the 6400 block of East Central just before 9 PM Saturday. Officer Charley Davidson says when officers arrived, they contacted a 20-year-old male employee who stated a male...
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October 20, 2018 - 11:34 am
The Wichita Police Department is investigating an overnight shooting which critically injured a 35-year-old man. It happened at approximately 2:30 a.m. Saturday outside the Lion’s Den Club in the 6300 block of east Harry. That's near Harry and Woodlawn. Police say the man and a group of unknown...
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Dreamstime
October 20, 2018 - 12:55 am
A road rage incident this week in which a young child was shot leads many to wonder where the solution may lie in the case of violent crimes in Wichita. The Wichita Police Department began tracking road-rage incidents this year as separate from aggravated assaults. According to Police Chief Gordon...
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Dreamstime
October 19, 2018 - 1:03 am
Speculation surrounds a recent Facebook post warning that a man is possibly stalking women with children at a Wichita Target store... There's speculation about whether this particular concern is legitimate. The Wichita Police Department has confirmed that they are investigating the report of...
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Dreamstime
October 13, 2018 - 6:26 pm
Police are investigating after finding a man who was assaulted in north Wichita. The victim, a male in his 40's, was found unresponsive in the parking lot of an abandoned restaurant in the 1500 block of North Broadway just before 11 AM Saturday. Investigators say the man sustained critical injuries...
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Dreamstime
September 13, 2018 - 9:56 pm
A Wichita Police Lieutenant is suing the city for Title VII and Civil Rights Act violations, specifically, gender discrimination and retaliation. The lieutenant, in a federal lawsuit, says she applied for a promotion to captain with the department in March. Chief Gordon Ramsay asked other members...
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