One person is held in custody on suspicion of shooting two people
|5/19/2015||Driver Killed Identified|
Driver of pickup truck killed on Thursday, May 14, is identified
|5/19/2015||Passenger Killed at M-78 and Holke Identified|
The passenger who was killed at the intersection of M-78 and Holke on Monday, May 18, was . . .
|5/19/2015||Driver Killed on I-70 Identified|
The driver was killed in a collision on westbound I-70 just east of 470 on Saturday May 16.
A female robbery suspect accosted an employee and forced the employee to obtain . . .
|5/14/2015||Fatal Traffic Collision Investigation|
Fatal accident is still under investigation.
A police officer was close by when the call came out that someone had been shot
Independence Police will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint Friday, May 15 . . .
|5/4/2015||Train Accident Victims Identified|
The names of the two individuals who were struck by a train on Friday, May 1, have been released.
|5/4/2015||Seat Belt Enforcement|
Independence Police Department is participating with state-wide law enforcement May 18 - 31
|5/1/2015||Train vs. Pedestrian Collision|
Train vs. Pedestrian Collision at Winner Rd. and Home Ave involving two pedestrians
|4/30/2015||Missing / Endangered Person|
Missing Endangered Person: James L. Kinder
|4/30/2015||Suspect Charged in Residential Burglary|
One Arraigned in Court on Residential Burglary
|4/30/2015||Suspect Charged in Child Molestation|
Independence Man Charged with Child Molestation 1st Degree and Statutory Sodomy 1st Degree
|4/27/2015||DWI Saturation Patrol|
The Traffic Safety Unit conducted a DWI Saturation Patrol and Sobriety Checkpoint
|4/23/2015||Missing Person Located|
A Quik Trip clerk notified Independence Police that he thought the missing young man was in his store . . .
|4/10/2015||Suspects Charged With Robbery and Kidnapping|
Four suspects were charged today in the Circuit Court of Jackson County . . .
|4/7/2015||Motorcyclist Killed on Sunday|
The motorcyclist who was killed on Sunday, April 5, is identified as . . .
|4/7/2015||Suspect Charged in Assault of Police Officer|
Edwin L. Richardson, 29 yrs, Independence, MO, was arraigned today in the 16th Judicial Court
|4/5/2015||Suspect Attempts to Run Down Officer|
Suspect ran off roadway, turned vehicle around and drove straight at officer
|3/30/2015||Hit and Run Suspect|
The suspect in the hit and run crash on Saturday, March 28, has been identified
The standoff in the 11500 block of E. 10th St. ended a little after 2:00 p.m.
|3/24/2015||Two Women Charged with Child Abuse|
Two women charged with Child Abuse that resulted in serious physical injury
|3/24/2015||Two Charged With Murder|
Two people were arraigned in Jackson Co. Division 30
|3/23/2015||Sobriety Checkpoint Results|
There were several violations including DWIs and drug arrest
The deceased victim was found on Sunday, February 22, 2015, along a wooded area
Police detectives are following leads regarding identity of possible suspect.
|2/6/2015||Silver Alert Advisory|
Sixty-nine yr old Mr. Tommie E. Richardson walked away from his home and hs not returned
|2/5/2015||Police Officer Applications|
The City of Independence is now accepting applications for the position of Police Officer