The Shawnee County District Court has denied a request from the District Attorney’s Office to set bond at $1 million for a Topeka man that has been accused of raping a runaway girl and instead set his bond at $250,000 following the filing of formal charges.
A Kansas legislator accused of kicking a high school student in the testicles pleaded guilty Monday to three lesser misdemeanor charges of disorderly conduct and was placed on a year’s probation under a deal with the local prosecutor.
In the wake of a young Topeka couple’s murder-suicide, a study from Washburn University has found that the Topeka Police Department’s domestic violence risk analysis works, but has also recommended areas for improvement.
The University of Kansas Health Authority has been stuck with a $71,000 bill as a court battle decides custody of a patient that was admitted with extensive injuries following a police chase in Ottawa.
As the search for the suspected continues in the early-Tuesday-morning shooting that injured five and killed a 34-year-old husband and father, Eyewitness News on Thursday, learned more about what led up to the violence.
A suburban Kansas City man has been sentenced to more than 30 years in prison in the death of his 75-year-old mother, who was emaciated and riddled with infected bed sores when she died at home in 2019.
The Lawrence Police Department says around 7:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 8, officers were dispatched to an area of Kentucky St. with reports of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers said they found an injured male who had died at the scene.