Wichita Police Department

June 30, 2018 - 7:37 am
One person is dead after an early morning crash in southwest Wichita. That crash occurred around 1:15 at 44th Street South and West St. Police say a vehicle overturned, ejecting the driver. That person was pronounced dead at the scene. There's no word on what caused this accident and the name of...
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June 30, 2018 - 7:02 am
Wichita Police are investigating the deaths of three people in separate, early morning shootings. At approximately 12:30 a.m., Officers responded to Via Christi Saint Joseph Hospital, where a 24-year-old man died after being brought in with a gunshot wound to his arm and abdomen. Police learned the...
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Steve Boyer
June 25, 2018 - 5:52 pm
The incident occured when a 19 year-old female was exiting a Spots Party Bus. Police were initially called to a drive-by shooting report near Central and Nims when the party bus was dropping off passengers and a 16 year-old suspect fired several gunshots at the bus, striking the victim. As a result...
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June 24, 2018 - 9:25 am
A pair of accidents overnight hurt 2 people. The first crash took place around 11 p.m. Saturday near Lincoln and Edgemoor in east Wichita. One car was heading east on Lincoln when they yielded for a Wichita Police vehicle which had its lights on and was involved in a police chase. A second police...
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June 19, 2018 - 8:45 pm
Around 7:15 this evening, a shooting was reported at 21st Street North and Prince, near Grove. WPD says a 30-year-old victim was shot once in the chest and was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. Bullets also hit businesses and vehicles in the area. Officers took a man and woman...
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KNSS News
June 19, 2018 - 7:30 pm
One person is dead after a motorcycle collided with a vehicle Wednesday afternoon in southwest Wichita. It happened around 5:15 at I-235 and MaCarthur. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports the driver lost control of the motorcycle and ran into a ditch. KHP identifies the dead man as 41-year-old David...
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KNSS News
June 18, 2018 - 11:14 pm
Just before 9 p.m. Monday, a police chase ended in east Wichita, just east of Woodlawn and Kellogg Drive. One person was taken into custody, but suffered injuries in the chase-ending crash. The chase snaked through central and east Wichita. The driver avoided spike strips near 17th and Mosley. The...
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KNSS News
June 18, 2018 - 7:27 pm
Late Monday afternoon, the Wichita Police department released a statement concerning a body that was found over the weekend. An unidentified man was found dead Saturday morning underneath a bridge in the area of Greenway and Wassall streets, south of Pawnee and Broadway in south Wichita. WPD was...
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KNSS News
June 16, 2018 - 3:54 pm
One person is hospitalized after a vehicle crashed into a business in southwest Wichita Saturday morning. The crash occurred just after 11 AM at the Dollar General store near 31st Street South and Seneca. Authorities say one person inside the store was hurt in the crash, but didn't indicate if that...
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Dreamstime
June 16, 2018 - 3:13 pm
Authorities are investigating after a body was found near the Arkansas River in south Wichita. 9-1-1 dispatch reports the discover was made around 11 AM this (Saturday) morning. An individual called 9-1-1 to report what they thought was a dead body next to the river in the area of Wassall and...
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