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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Boy riding bike avoids trip to hospital after being clipped by carafter being clipped by a car near S.E. 6th Avenue and Sherman. The incident wa
Boy riding bike avoids trip to hospital after being clipped by car
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 50 minutes ago
after being clipped by a car near S.E. 6th Avenue and Sherman. The incident was reported shortly before 5:45 p.m. Monday. Topeka police Cpl. Derek Frisby said the boy, who was around the age of 12, was riding the bike eastbound on the sidewalk... Read more
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Shawnee County expands online payments for solid waste departmentservices are provided to other county buildings, or partnering to arrange a jan
Shawnee County expands online payments for solid waste department
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
services are provided to other county buildings, or partnering to arrange a janitorial services contract with the Topeka Police Department, which is also located in the Law Enforcement Center. In other business, the commission: ■ Voted... Read more
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Police book Shane Sibert on first-degree murder in weekend shooting death in Topekaofficial said. The victim, who police identified Monday as Xavier McCullough,
Police book Shane Sibert on first-degree murder in weekend shooting death in Topeka
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
official said. The victim, who police identified Monday as Xavier McCullough, 28, of Topeka, and Sibert knew each other, a Topeka police statement said Monday morning. Bonds haven't been set for themurder and firearm possession charges, the jail... Read more
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Man booked into jail Monday in shooting death of man Saturday morningofficial said. The victim, who police identified Monday as Xavier McCullough,
Man booked into jail Monday in shooting death of man Saturday morning
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 hours ago
official said. The victim, who police identified Monday as Xavier McCullough, 28, of Topeka, and Sibert knew each other, a Topeka police statement said Monday morning. Bonds haven't been set for themurder and firearm possession charges, the jail... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Family credits four-old with saving man trapped under car after accident SaturdayBarnard are calling her a hero after she rushed to get help when a car her fath
Family credits four-old with saving man trapped under car after accident Saturday
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Barnard are calling her a hero after she rushed to get help when a car her father was working under collapsed onto him. Topeka police Lt. Bill White said Shawn Barnard was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. He suffered... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Sheriff's candidates spar over crime statsfrom 3,140 in 2011, the year before he took office. Jones, who has been sherif
Sheriff's candidates spar over crime stats
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
from 3,140 in 2011, the year before he took office. Jones, who has been sheriff since April 2012, and Stanley, a retired Topeka police major, are each seeking the Republican nomination for sheriff in the Aug. 2 primary election. No Democrats are... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Woman transported to hospital after two-vehicle crash at S.E. 29th and Ohio Ave.reported at 3:54 p.m. Sunday, occurred as a silver Kia heading westbound on 29t
Woman transported to hospital after two-vehicle crash at S.E. 29th and Ohio Ave.
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
reported at 3:54 p.m. Sunday, occurred as a silver Kia heading westbound on 29th went to turn left, or south, onto Ohio. Topeka police Cpl. Derek Frisby said the driver of the Kia didn’t see oncoming traffic and struck a white Cadillac SRX SUV.... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Topeka law enforcement agencies adjust procedures to ensure officers' safetyfollowing recent incidents in which officers have been killed amid increased ra
Topeka law enforcement agencies adjust procedures to ensure officers' safety
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
following recent incidents in which officers have been killed amid increased racial tensions across the nation. Though the Topeka Police Department has had no credible threats directed at officers, the agency is implementing two-person patrols to... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Police investigate homicide after vehicle crashes into buildingTopeka police said Saturday they were investigating the death of a man whose ve
Police investigate homicide after vehicle crashes into building
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Topeka police said Saturday they were investigating the death of a man whose vehicle crashed into a building as a homicide. In a news release, police Lt. Jennifer Cross said the crash was reported at 2:48 a.m. at 3401 S.W. Gage, the location of an... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Man injured in car maintenance-related incidentonto him. The incident happened about 3 p.m. outside a house in the 2100 block
Man injured in car maintenance-related incident
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
onto him. The incident happened about 3 p.m. outside a house in the 2100 block of S.E. Indiana Avenue. Reached by phone, a Topeka Police Department watch commander said the man’s condition wasn’t known beyond that he was alive when first responders... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Driver dies in possible homicideA man suffered a gunshot in Topeka and later died early Saturday morning. The
Driver dies in possible homicide
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
A man suffered a gunshot in Topeka and later died early Saturday morning. The Topeka Police Department said in a news release the incident happened at 2:48 a.m. at 3401 S.W. Gage, an apartment building with individually rented units, according to a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
FOP: Sheriff's memo implies political activity could result in firingright to participate in political campaigns while off duty. In a news release,
FOP: Sheriff's memo implies political activity could result in firing
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
right to participate in political campaigns while off duty. In a news release, FOP Lodge No. 3 president Kristen Marr, a Topeka police sergeant, said Jones issued a memo through legal counsel to sworn officers informing them that active... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Police and fire calls - July 20, 2016 updatep.m. 7/13-6:30 a.m. 7/14. 5500 blk. N.E. Hoch, identity theft, 8 a.m. 6/27-8:3
Police and fire calls - July 20, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
p.m. 7/13-6:30 a.m. 7/14. 5500 blk. N.E. Hoch, identity theft, 8 a.m. 6/27-8:30 a.m. 7/15. Felony cases reported to the Topeka Police Department. 400 blk. S.W. Huntoon, theft of property or services valued at more than $1,000, 10 p.m. 7/16-4... Read more
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Activists emphasize love at demonstration focused on race and policinghe said. Scroggins said good police officers need to step forward to eliminate
Activists emphasize love at demonstration focused on race and policing
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
he said. Scroggins said good police officers need to step forward to eliminate bad police officers. He suggested that Topeka police could take steps to prevent racial profiling. Phillups said law enforcement agencies need to work toward... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Beverly Bernardi Post's Conservatory of Dance to hold fundraiser for Topeka, Dallas police departments Saturdayof Dance will be lined up Saturday along S.W. Wanamaker Road, collecting donati
Beverly Bernardi Post's Conservatory of Dance to hold fundraiser for Topeka, Dallas police departments Saturday
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
of Dance will be lined up Saturday along S.W. Wanamaker Road, collecting donations for the Dallas Police Department and Topeka Police Department, while students will perform for the public inside the studio. The event is called “Dance for... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Jury convicts Thomas Earl Brown Jr. in 2014 fatal shooting of bridethe Charger, and a text from Brown to his uncle in 2015 told the uncle that Bro
Jury convicts Thomas Earl Brown Jr. in 2014 fatal shooting of bride
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
the Charger, and a text from Brown to his uncle in 2015 told the uncle that Brown needed a good lawyer, Spradling said. A Topeka police officer earlier testified the Dodge Charger had six bullet holes, and trajectory rods indicated bullets... Read more
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Jury convicts Thomas Earl Brown Jr. in 2014 fatal SUV-to-car shooting of bridethe Charger, and a text from Brown to his uncle in 2015 told the uncle that Bro
Jury convicts Thomas Earl Brown Jr. in 2014 fatal SUV-to-car shooting of bride
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
the Charger, and a text from Brown to his uncle in 2015 told the uncle that Brown needed a good lawyer, Spradling said. A Topeka police officer earlier testified the Dodge Charger had six bullet holes, and trajectory rods indicated bullets... Read more
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Prosecutor: Thomas Earl Brown Jr. was shooter in 2014 bride murder casemanslaughter; and criminal discharge of a firearm at an occupied dwelling in th
Prosecutor: Thomas Earl Brown Jr. was shooter in 2014 bride murder case
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
manslaughter; and criminal discharge of a firearm at an occupied dwelling in the 1900 block of S. Kansas Avenue. A Topeka police officer earlier testified the Dodge Charger had six bullet holes, and trajectory rods indicated bullets... Read more
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Firefighters' union PAC endorses challenger Jerry Stanley for sheriffthe primary challenger for the office of Shawnee County sheriff, rather than in
Firefighters' union PAC endorses challenger Jerry Stanley for sheriff
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
the primary challenger for the office of Shawnee County sheriff, rather than incumbent Sheriff Herman Jones. Retired Topeka police Maj. Jerry Stanley announced the endorsement from the political action committee linked to the International... Read more
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Cellphone may link man to Topeka slaying of brideE. Brown Jr. to the 2014 slaying of Tiffany Davenport-Ray. The prosecution’s c
Cellphone may link man to Topeka slaying of bride
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
E. Brown Jr. to the 2014 slaying of Tiffany Davenport-Ray. The prosecution’s case Friday relied heavily on testimony from Topeka police detectives who examined cellphones following Davenport-Ray’s murder. Those records indicate Brown, along with... Read more
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Cell phone may link man to Topeka homicide involving slain bridefound on the scene of Tiffany Davenport-Ray’s fatal Topeka shooting may connect
Cell phone may link man to Topeka homicide involving slain bride
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
found on the scene of Tiffany Davenport-Ray’s fatal Topeka shooting may connect Thomas E. Brown Jr. to the 2014 slaying. Topeka Police Detective Patrick Ladd testified Friday that he used data and records from a Samsung phone found in a white GMC... Read more
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Topeka Police Department accepts ‘Running Man Challenge’, challenges KCK officersTOPEKA, Kan. — The Topeka Police Department recently accepted a challenge from
Topeka Police Department accepts ‘Running Man Challenge’, challenges KCK officers
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 10 days ago
TOPEKA, Kan. — The Topeka Police Department recently accepted a challenge from the Lawrence Police Department and issued their own challenge to the Kansas City, Kan., Police Department. The challenge is called the “Running Man Challenge.” The... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Running Man Challenge comes to capital city as Topeka Police Department partakesWant to see the Topeka Police Department like you’ve never seen them before? C
Running Man Challenge comes to capital city as Topeka Police Department partakes
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Want to see the Topeka Police Department like you’ve never seen them before? Check out their “Running Man” video, just released Thursday. The department, like many others across the country, have joined in making the video, which features dancing... Read more
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Credibility question surfaces for Wabaunsee County deputy running for sheriffincluding law enforcement officers, whose credibility may be in question. In r
Credibility question surfaces for Wabaunsee County deputy running for sheriff
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
including law enforcement officers, whose credibility may be in question. In recent months, area agencies, including the Topeka Police Department, have implemented formal Brady-Giglio policies outlining procedures for handling impeachment... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
In audio recording, woman tells police Thomas Brown came to her house after newly-wed bride shotAn emotional Tashara Yeargin told Topeka police in 2014 that Thomas E. Brown Jr
In audio recording, woman tells police Thomas Brown came to her house after newly-wed bride shot
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
An emotional Tashara Yeargin told Topeka police in 2014 that Thomas E. Brown Jr. and Jermel Robbins Sr. came to her home shortly after a newly-wed woman was gunned down. Jurors in the trial of Brown on Thursday listened to an audio recording of... Read more
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Police testimony, audio recording Thursday in Topeka slaying focuses on men who fled crime sceneAn emotional Tashara Yeargin told Topeka Police in 2014 that Thomas E. Brown Jr
Police testimony, audio recording Thursday in Topeka slaying focuses on men who fled crime scene
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
An emotional Tashara Yeargin told Topeka Police in 2014 that Thomas E. Brown Jr. and Jermel Robbins Sr. came to her home shortly after a newly-wed woman was gun down. Jurors in the trial of Brown Thursday listened to an audio recording of Yeargin... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Woman suffers 'critical' gunshot wound to abdomen Thursday in East Topekashe was shot in her abdomen early Thursday on the city’s east side. The shoote
Woman suffers 'critical' gunshot wound to abdomen Thursday in East Topeka
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
she was shot in her abdomen early Thursday on the city’s east side. The shooter remained at large as of 5 a.m. Thursday. Topeka police officers were called at 1:07 a.m. to a residence in the 1900 block of S.E. 23rd, where a shooting had just... Read more
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Pokemon Go game enjoys monster success in Topekabut no, it’s just Pokemon GO. Obviously we had to get in on the action and foun
Pokemon Go game enjoys monster success in Topeka
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
but no, it’s just Pokemon GO. Obviously we had to get in on the action and found this guy in our front lobby.” Jones and Topeka police spokeswoman Amy McCarter spoke positively of how the game encourages people to explore outside. “While it’s... Read more
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Human trafficking expert shares tips with Topeka YWCA for identifying potential victimsat the noon Summer YWCA Network Luncheon. She urged anyone who sees potential
Human trafficking expert shares tips with Topeka YWCA for identifying potential victims
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
at the noon Summer YWCA Network Luncheon. She urged anyone who sees potential signs of human trafficking to report them to Topeka police or calling the National Human Trafficking Resource Center hotline at (888) 373-7888. About 55 people, mostly... Read more
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Topeka murder trial begins for second man charged in woman's death hours after weddingapproached him at his home and were “unpleasant,” according to previous reporti
Topeka murder trial begins for second man charged in woman's death hours after wedding
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
approached him at his home and were “unpleasant,” according to previous reporting from The Topeka Capital-Journal. Three Topeka police officers, Sam Cartmill, Kailey Hickok and Matt Cobb, testified they had been at 15th and Topeka on a separate... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
At time of heightened tension, Topeka police recruits and cadets honored Tuesdaymen and women continue to sign up to serve and protect the capital city of Kans
At time of heightened tension, Topeka police recruits and cadets honored Tuesday
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
men and women continue to sign up to serve and protect the capital city of Kansas. On Tuesday, 14 members of the current Topeka Police Academy class, along with five cadets, were honored in a program at the Kansas National Guard Armory, 2722 S.W.... Read more
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Second arrest made in connection with 2 armed robberies at Topeka restaurantsrecent restaurant robberies. Gary Gillom, 29, was apprehended by the U.S. Mars
Second arrest made in connection with 2 armed robberies at Topeka restaurants
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
recent restaurant robberies. Gary Gillom, 29, was apprehended by the U.S. Marshals Task Force Monday in Kansas City, Kan., Topeka police spokeswoman Amy McCarter said. On Thursday, Topeka police, along with members of the U.S. Marshals, arrested... Read more
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Second man arrested in connection with 2 armed robberies to Topeka restaurantsrecent restaurant robberies. Gary Gillom, 29, was apprehended by the U.S. Mars
Second man arrested in connection with 2 armed robberies to Topeka restaurants
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
recent restaurant robberies. Gary Gillom, 29, was apprehended by the U.S. Marshals Task Force Monday in Kansas City, Kan., Topeka police spokeswoman Amy McCarter said. On Thursday Topeka police, along with members of the U.S. Marshals, arrested... Read more
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Police investigate discovery of man's body in North Topeka residenceTopeka police early Monday were guarding a house in North Topeka after a man’s
Police investigate discovery of man's body in North Topeka residence
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Topeka police early Monday were guarding a house in North Topeka after a man’s body was found inside it late Sunday. Authorities said the man’s body was found inside a residence about 9:30 p.m. Sunday at 324 N.W. Curtis St. The house is the only one... Read more
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Police investigating discovery of man's body in North Topeka residenceTopeka police early Monday were guarding a house in North Topeka after a man’s
Police investigating discovery of man's body in North Topeka residence
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Topeka police early Monday were guarding a house in North Topeka after a man’s body was found inside it late Sunday. Authorities said the man’s body was found inside a residence around 9:30 p.m. Sunday at 324 N.W. Curtis. The house is the only one... Read more
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One injured in Dillons grocery store robberynight and assaulted a security guard, causing minor injuries to the guard, Tope
One injured in Dillons grocery store robbery
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
night and assaulted a security guard, causing minor injuries to the guard, Topeka authorities said in a news release. Topeka police responded to 2815 S.W. 29th Street at 11:20 p.m. and interviewed witnesses, who said a man in dark clothing... Read more
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One injured in Dillons Supermarket robberyand assaulted a security guard, causing non-serious injuries to the guard, Tope
One injured in Dillons Supermarket robbery
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
and assaulted a security guard, causing non-serious injuries to the guard, Topeka authorities said in a news release. Topeka Police responded to 2815 S.W. 29th Street at 11:20 p.m. and interviewed witnesses, who said a man in dark clothing... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
MTAA firefighters set fire to building near Forbes Fieldon Saturday afternoon about what the building had been used for prior to being
MTAA firefighters set fire to building near Forbes Field
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
on Saturday afternoon about what the building had been used for prior to being designated for the controlled burn. A Topeka Police vehicle came to the scene, but departed shortly after The Capital-Journal learned the fire had been... Read more
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Following Dallas police shootings, local leaders say relationship between police, community is strengtheninghappen, but to make sure they’re seen being supportive in the community, like p
Following Dallas police shootings, local leaders say relationship between police, community is strengthening
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
happen, but to make sure they’re seen being supportive in the community, like playing basketball with kids,” she said. Topeka police Chief James Brown said his department’s officers attend more than 1,000 meetings a year of Topeka neighborhood... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Preliminary hearing delayed for former Washburn graduate assistant coach charged with rapeto have been Friday. Anderson scheduled the case to appear at 1 p.m. July 21 on
Preliminary hearing delayed for former Washburn graduate assistant coach charged with rape
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
to have been Friday. Anderson scheduled the case to appear at 1 p.m. July 21 on the court’s criminal assignment docket. Topeka police said Bubke was arrested after a woman reported March 13 that she had been abducted from the Wild Horse Saloon,... Read more
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Topeka Police seek man, possibly armed, in connection to two restaurant robberiesOne man is in custody and Topeka police are looking for a second, presumed to b
Topeka Police seek man, possibly armed, in connection to two restaurant robberies
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
One man is in custody and Topeka police are looking for a second, presumed to be armed, related to late June robberies at two Topeka restaurants. Topeka police, along with members of the U.S. Marshals, on Thursday arrested Darien Fulton, 24, in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Man jailed in connection with attempted murder on Thursday evening in 1000 block of N.E. Atchisonwith two females in an apartment complex in the 1000 block of N.E. Atchison Ave
Man jailed in connection with attempted murder on Thursday evening in 1000 block of N.E. Atchison
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
with two females in an apartment complex in the 1000 block of N.E. Atchison Ave around 4:44 p.m. Thursday, according to Topeka police. The police took the man into custody without further incident. No one was injured. Daniel, 54, was booked... Read more
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Topeka Police seek one man, possibly armed, in connection to two armed robberiesOne man is in custody and Topeka police are looking for a second man who is pre
Topeka Police seek one man, possibly armed, in connection to two armed robberies
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
One man is in custody and Topeka police are looking for a second man who is presumed to be armed related to late June robberies of two Topeka restaurants. Topeka Police, along with members of the U.S. Marshals, Thursday arrested Darien Fulton, 24,... Read more
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Jessie Hughes, person of interest in May shooting in south Topeka, arrestedA person of interest in a south Topeka shooting was arrested Wednesday. Topeka
Jessie Hughes, person of interest in May shooting in south Topeka, arrested
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
A person of interest in a south Topeka shooting was arrested Wednesday. Topeka police said Jessie Hughes, 19, turned himself in to the Law Enforcement Center at 7 p.m. Wednesday and was arrested on warrants issued as a result of the shooting... Read more
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Jessie Hughes, person of interest in May shooting, arrestedin connection with aggravated battery, aggravated assault and driving with a su
Jessie Hughes, person of interest in May shooting, arrested
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
in connection with aggravated battery, aggravated assault and driving with a suspended license. Hughes had been sought by Topeka police as a person of interest in a May 17 shooting that injured two men at Carriage House Apartments, 1613 S.W. 37th... Read more
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Candidates for Shawnee County sheriff, commission speak out in small forum2 and commission District 3. Sheriff Herman Jones is running for re-election a
Candidates for Shawnee County sheriff, commission speak out in small forum
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
2 and commission District 3. Sheriff Herman Jones is running for re-election against fellow Republican and retired Topeka police Maj. Jerry Stanley. Stanley has been critical of the sitting sheriff’s management of his department, placing... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Water main break partially closes downtown intersectiontraffic late Thursday afternoon. The break began gushing water around 4 p.m. T
Water main break partially closes downtown intersection
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
traffic late Thursday afternoon. The break began gushing water around 4 p.m. Thursday near the downtown Ramada Inn. Topeka police officers blocked northbound traffic on S.E. Jefferson after the break. It was not immediately clear how long... Read more
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Spirit of Kansas car show raises more than $2,000 for Law Enforcement Memorialof Police, in addition to other volunteers. White also offered a tip of the ca
Spirit of Kansas car show raises more than $2,000 for Law Enforcement Memorial
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
of Police, in addition to other volunteers. White also offered a tip of the cap to Shawnee County Sheriff Herman Jones, Topeka Police Department Brian Desch and Shawnee County Parks and Recreation director John Knight for their assistance. The... Read more
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Topeka police identify driver involved in fatal collision with pedestrianTopeka police on Wednesday identified the man who was driving a vehicle that st
Topeka police identify driver involved in fatal collision with pedestrian
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Topeka police on Wednesday identified the man who was driving a vehicle that struck and killed a woman on the Fourth of July. Jason Patterson was driving when his vehicle hit Tara French, 60, said Topeka police Lt. Andrew Beightel. The incident... Read more
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Topeka violent crime down in June compared with May, stats showTopeka’s violent crime totals were lower last month than in May. The Topeka Po
Topeka violent crime down in June compared with May, stats show
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Topeka’s violent crime totals were lower last month than in May. The Topeka Police Department responded to 27 reports of violent crime — 30 less than last month, Sgt. Dan Wilson told a crowd at the monthly Safe Streets meeting Wednesday. Most of... Read more
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