|7/27/2015||Sobriety Checkpoint Results|
Independence Police Traffic Safety Unit conducted city wide DWI saturation patrol
|7/27/2015||Excessive Heat Warning - Cooling Center Open|
The heat index will range from 103 - 107 degrees, effective 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. today
|7/24/2015||Suspect Charged with Invasion of Privacy|
Suspect arrested and charged with Invasion of Privacy reference a camera-phone dressing room incident
|7/21/2015||Theft/Pursuit/Agg Assault of Police Officers|
Suspect driver swerved toward officers trying to deploy stop sticks and also rammed a police car
|7/20/2015||Disaster Debris Hotline Closing|
The Disaster Debris Assistance Hotline will close on Tuesday, July 21, 2015.
Shooting at 30th terr. and Lee's Summit Road
|7/13/2015||Excessive Heat Warning|
The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning ...
The name of the suspect in the carjackin, pursuit, and fatal shooting is being released.
|7/7/2015||Carjacking / Pursuit / Shooting|
The victim of a carjacking was at a stop sign when a suspect got into his vehicle . . .
|7/2/2015||Fireworks Safety and Ordinance Information|
Fireworks within the City limits shall only be permitted on July 3 and July 5 of each year . . .
|7/1/2015||Storm Damage Drop-Off|
The City's offer of free Drop-off for storm damage has been extended
A northbound motorcyclist lost control and was ejected from the vehicle
|6/26/2015||Storm Damage Drop-Off|
A drop-off location to take storm damage refuse will be available at no charge.
Mr. Demeree was last seen on June 13.
|6/23/2015||Sobriety Checkpoint Results|
Independence Police Traffic Safety Unit and Jackson Cournty Traffic Safety Task Force Conducted Asobriety Checkpoint
|6/18/2015||Robbery / Shooting|
Suspect entered business demanding money and then shot the victim
|6/16/2015||Escaped Prisoner Apprehended|
The suspect ran away from an officer who was preparing to walk him into the jail
|6/5/2015||Burglary in Progress|
Suspect fled the house and got into stolen vehicle with two other suspects . . .
Independence Police received a call at 2:15 a.m. this morning that a man had been shot
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