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The Examiner
Two taxes on Jackson County ballot address youth issuesto the work of prosecutors.“It is absolutely vital to my office, but not only m
Two taxes on Jackson County ballot address youth issues
The Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
to the work of prosecutors.“It is absolutely vital to my office, but not only my office but the county,” County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker told legislators. Voters are being asked to renew it for nine years.The community children’s services fund... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Video shows man stumble out of van before dying after drug deal where 2-old girl also shottwo children in a van and then a third adult individual gets into the vehicle w
Video shows man stumble out of van before dying after drug deal where 2-old girl also shot
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 4 days ago
two children in a van and then a third adult individual gets into the vehicle with them,” said Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters-Baker. “The children, a two-year-old and a three-year-old, are literally caught in the crossfire inside this... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Couple faces charges after children caught in crossfire of drug deal gone wrongdeal Thursday night. Their daughter was shot and now the toddler is fighting f
Couple faces charges after children caught in crossfire of drug deal gone wrong
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 5 days ago
deal Thursday night. Their daughter was shot and now the toddler is fighting for her life in the hospital. Prosecutor Jean Peters-Baker said, “There’s just no winners in this one.” Police responded to a shooting call just after 8 p.m.... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Missouri prosecutors file action to block proposed marijuana ballot issuea proposed marijuana legalization issue from going on the fall ballot. The gro
Missouri prosecutors file action to block proposed marijuana ballot issue
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 8 days ago
a proposed marijuana legalization issue from going on the fall ballot. The group, which includes Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker, Platte County Prosecuting Attorney Eric Zahnd and Clay County Prosecuting Attorney Dan White, said the... Read more
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Daily Mail
2 Kansas City children fatally shot in rising homicide countto support them, to take care of them and to protect them. At this moment, we h
2 Kansas City children fatally shot in rising homicide count
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
to support them, to take care of them and to protect them. At this moment, we have failed.' Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker called Saturday's killings 'another senseless tragedy. Most watched News videos Watch incredible moment... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Police search for answers in shootings that left boys deadto support them, to take care of them and to protect them. At this moment, we h
Police search for answers in shootings that left boys dead
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 11 days ago
to support them, to take care of them and to protect them. At this moment, we have failed." Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker called Saturday's killings "another senseless tragedy." Anyone with information in the case is asked to... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
2 KC children killed by gunfire as homicide count climbsto survive. News of the shootings angered local leaders, including Mayor Sly J
2 KC children killed by gunfire as homicide count climbs
KOMU Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
to survive. News of the shootings angered local leaders, including Mayor Sly James, who said he's tired of hearing about kids getting killed. Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker called Saturday's killings "another senseles... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Man charged with assault for allegedly shooting at city workers in Kansas City, Mo.firing of a gun on Wednesday morning at four city workers who were on duty near
Man charged with assault for allegedly shooting at city workers in Kansas City, Mo.
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 15 days ago
firing of a gun on Wednesday morning at four city workers who were on duty near 8th and Olive. Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker charged Bertram L. Brown, 28, with four counts of Assault in the 1st Degree, four counts of Armed Criminal... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
KC man charged with shooting death of 29-oldKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced on Monday
KC man charged with shooting death of 29-old
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 18 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced on Monday that a 41-year-old Kansas City man has been charged in connection with the July 5 fatal shooting of Alvino Crawford, 29. Jerome B. Walker Jr., was charged with... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Jackson County prosecutors request $750,000 bond for man charged with murderKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker charged a 27-yea
Jackson County prosecutors request $750,000 bond for man charged with murder
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 21 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker charged a 27-year-old Kansas City man with multiple felony charges, including Murder in the 1st Degree, in connection with the July 14 fatal shooting of Javon Looney and another... Read more
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The Examiner
Sharp, Stewart square off in Democratic primary for Jackson County SheriffExecutive Frank White Jr., named to the position earlier this year, is running
Sharp, Stewart square off in Democratic primary for Jackson County Sheriff
The Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
Executive Frank White Jr., named to the position earlier this year, is running to serve through 2018. County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker is running for another full four-year term.Sharp said his department has been able to address a... Read more

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