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The Topeka Capital-Journal
No comments on possible parole of inmates shared at review board hearing in Topekahim. The shootings were followed by a five-hour standoff that ended with Lawton
No comments on possible parole of inmates shared at review board hearing in Topeka
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
him. The shootings were followed by a five-hour standoff that ended with Lawton’s arrest. Meier later retired from the Topeka Police Department and became a protective services office for Topeka Municipal Court. As Friday’s hearing took place,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka police search for leads in homicide of 5-old girl while conducting driver's license check laneA flier distributed Thursday evening during a driver’s license check lane condu
Topeka police search for leads in homicide of 5-old girl while conducting driver's license check lane
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
A flier distributed Thursday evening during a driver’s license check lane conducted by the Topeka Police Department shows the bright, smiling face of Lily Coats-Nichols, the 5-year-old killed in a drive-by shooting last July. Topeka police officer... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Police reports allege three people, including a juvenile, involved in Dornwood Park assaultincluding one juvenile, were reportedly involved in an assault at Dornwood Park
Police reports allege three people, including a juvenile, involved in Dornwood Park assault
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
including one juvenile, were reportedly involved in an assault at Dornwood Park, according to reports submitted by the Topeka Police Department to the Shawnee County District Attorney’s Office. The adult matters will be referred to the city... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Trust at issue for law enforcementlaw enforcement agencies handle credibility and so-called Brady-Giglio issues d
Trust at issue for law enforcement
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
law enforcement agencies handle credibility and so-called Brady-Giglio issues differently. Two local agencies — the Topeka Police Department and Washburn University’s police department — have implemented Brady-Giglio policies in recent... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
New statue to be dedicated at Gage Park War Memorialthe Gage Park Amphitheater, performances from Marshall’s Band and the Fairlawn
New statue to be dedicated at Gage Park War Memorial
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
the Gage Park Amphitheater, performances from Marshall’s Band and the Fairlawn Road Swing Band. There also will be performances from the Topeka Police Department and Pipe and Drum Corps. The Color Guard will be presented by American Legion Post... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka leaders, future leaders honored at 2016 YWCA luncheonTopeka Chamber of Commerce; Natalie Haag, Capitol Federal General Counsel; Lt.
Topeka leaders, future leaders honored at 2016 YWCA luncheon
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Topeka Chamber of Commerce; Natalie Haag, Capitol Federal General Counsel; Lt. Jana Harden, Professional Standards Unit, Topeka Police Department; Christine Irwin, Security Benefit Academy, Security Benefit; Miriam Krehbiel, United Way of Greater... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Topeka Man Sentenced for Gas Station Robberymoney. He fled the store on foot. Later he was identified from surveillance vid
Topeka Man Sentenced for Gas Station Robbery
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 8 days ago
money. He fled the store on foot. Later he was identified from surveillance video and arrested. Acting U.S. Attorney Tom Beall commended the Topeka Police Department, the FBI and Assistant U.S. Attorney Jared Maag for their work... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka Police Department to provide anti-theft license plate screwsThe Topeka Police department will provide anti-theft license plate screws Wedne
Topeka Police Department to provide anti-theft license plate screws
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
The Topeka Police department will provide anti-theft license plate screws Wednesday. Residents can pick up the screws at either one of the department’s community offices, 2345 S.E. 25th or 2209 S.W. 29th. Community police officers will help install... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Performance review: Work of Topeka's city manager draws residents' ire, praisewith the city, Colson outlined what he considered major achievements. Safety a
Performance review: Work of Topeka's city manager draws residents' ire, praise
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
with the city, Colson outlined what he considered major achievements. Safety and security topped his list. The Topeka police department doled out body cameras for every officer and established two community policing centers. Chief James... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Police PAC endorses challenger Jerry Stanley over Sheriff Herman Jonesas he runs for re-election. The PAC announced Friday afternoon that it has end
Police PAC endorses challenger Jerry Stanley over Sheriff Herman Jones
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
as he runs for re-election. The PAC announced Friday afternoon that it has endorsed Jerry Stanley, a former major in the Topeka Police Department. “It’s actually unprecedented that the sitting deputies and law enforcement officers have gone... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Sheriff, D.A. candidates seek law enforcement PAC endorsementsin the Republican contest pitting Sheriff Herman Jones against GOP challenger J
Sheriff, D.A. candidates seek law enforcement PAC endorsements
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
in the Republican contest pitting Sheriff Herman Jones against GOP challenger Jerry Stanley, a retired major with the Topeka Police Department. It also could influence the wide-open district attorney primary contest among three Republicans,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Equality House in Topeka vandalized with urine and fecal matteralso damaged. Topeka police officers investigated the house at 2:15 p.m. Thurs
Equality House in Topeka vandalized with urine and fecal matter
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
also damaged. Topeka police officers investigated the house at 2:15 p.m. Thursday, Amy McCarter, media specialist at the Topeka Police Department, said. The damage appeared to have occurred sometime in the past and further details were not... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Special Olympics torch run kicks off on Kansas Statehouse stepswas one of more than a dozen athletes gathered Wednesday on the south side of t
Special Olympics torch run kicks off on Kansas Statehouse steps
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
was one of more than a dozen athletes gathered Wednesday on the south side of the Kansas Statehouse greeting members of Topeka Police Department and the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office. Several area officers and athletes jogged down S.W. 10th... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka police seek information about overnight shootingwhose injury was not life-threatening, the incident took place somewhere Topeka
Topeka police seek information about overnight shooting
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
whose injury was not life-threatening, the incident took place somewhere Topeka Blvd and 3701 SW Plaza Drive, the Topeka Police Department said in a news release. The victim told police he was walking towards Plaza Dr, two men approached... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
TPD: Man arrested in connection with forgery after efforts to stop auto theft ramped upSmith was booked into jail May 19 and later was released, Shawnee County Jail o
TPD: Man arrested in connection with forgery after efforts to stop auto theft ramped up
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Smith was booked into jail May 19 and later was released, Shawnee County Jail officials said. His arrest, according to the Topeka Police Department, came as part of an ongoing investigation and a continued effort to reduce reported auto thefts in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Counterfeit bills on the rise in Topeka, TPD saysThe Topeka Police Department said Thursday that recently they have seen an incr
Counterfeit bills on the rise in Topeka, TPD says
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
The Topeka Police Department said Thursday that recently they have seen an increase in attempts to use counterfeit bills in the Topeka area. Via a news release, police said they want the public to know that this is not a valid form of currency, they... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka police seek to identify two shoplifting suspectsphoto released by detectives, the alleged shoplifter can be seen holding Cheeto
Topeka police seek to identify two shoplifting suspects
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
photo released by detectives, the alleged shoplifter can be seen holding Cheetos chips and prepackaged meals. The Topeka Police Department did not say if those items were among the merchandise stolen from the store. Officers are also... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Missouri man hired to work at KDHE lab in Topeka after being charged with child's murderare needed before you let them have access to private medical information.” In
Missouri man hired to work at KDHE lab in Topeka after being charged with child's murder
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
are needed before you let them have access to private medical information.” In January, Mango declined to speak with Topeka Police Department officers when approached about the unsolved homicide. An affidavit written by a detective and later... Read more
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Topeka police locate missing 21-old Topeka man, found unharmedThe Topeka Police Department located a 21-year-old man with special needs after
Topeka police locate missing 21-old Topeka man, found unharmed
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
The Topeka Police Department located a 21-year-old man with special needs after he was reported missing Monday. Brandon Kyle Moore was found unharmed, Topeka police Sgt. Steve Roth said. Moore hadn’t arrived to work Monday morning. Police said... Read more
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Topekans invited to bike with police chief James BrownThe Topeka Police Department has invited residents to take a bike ride with pol
Topekans invited to bike with police chief James Brown
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
The Topeka Police Department has invited residents to take a bike ride with police chief James Brown. The 6.3-mile ride throughout east Topeka May 24 is an effort to promote bike safety while celebrating National Bike Month. Brown will be joined by... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
TPD: Topeka murder count at eight after February death in 1200 block of S.W. Watson ruled a homicidemedical assistance was later ruled a homicide, bringing the number of homicides
TPD: Topeka murder count at eight after February death in 1200 block of S.W. Watson ruled a homicide
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
medical assistance was later ruled a homicide, bringing the number of homicides so far this year to eight, according to the Topeka Police Department. The preliminary investigation into the death of Robert Williams, 60, in the 1200 block of S.W.... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka murder count at eight after February death ruled a homicidemedical assistance was later ruled a homicide, bringing the number of homicides
Topeka murder count at eight after February death ruled a homicide
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
medical assistance was later ruled a homicide, bringing the number of homicides so far this year to eight, according to the Topeka Police Department. The preliminary investigation into the death of Robert Williams, 60, in the 1200 block of S.W.... Read more
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