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  1. You can welcome Ofc. Wagstaff home from recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | NBC Action News

    An Independence police officer shot in the line of duty returns home Friday after months of rehabilitation at an out of state facility. A police escort will bring Officer Tom Wagstaff to the police station between 1:45 p.m. and 2:15 p.m. The department has asked the public to show its support and make the moment special for the Wagstaff family.

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  2. Independence PD looking for missing womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | NBC Action News

    Police in Independence are asking for the public's help looking for a missing 71-year-old woman with dementia. Ruth M. Peterson was last seen at about 8:30 a.m. Monday leaving her home on foot in the 3900 block of S. Grant Avenue.

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  3. Three arrested after chase crosses state linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | NBC Action News

    Independence police were called to the Sam's Club on Bolger Road on a shoplift/strong-armed robbery Monday afternoon. Three suspects bailed out of the car near 18th and Washington in KCK.

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  4. Indep. officer injured in shooting returns homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | NBC Action News

    He was shot in the line of duty in March 2017 when Independence police officers responded to a burglary in progress call. After eight months of rehabilitation, Wagstaff is returning home.

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  5. Police issue Silver Alert for missing manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | NBC Action News

    Davis is a black man, 5'10" tall, weighs 170 pounds with salt and pepper colored hair and brown eyes. He was last seen at 8:24 a.m. Wednesday leaving his home on foot in the 100 block of South Chrysler Avenue in Independence.

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  6. Independence police looking for missing manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | NBC Action News

    Independence police are asking for the public's help locating a missing man with dementia and a stroke-related illness. Robert W. Resch, 64, was last seen at 5:45 p.m. leaving Cable-Dahmer Chevrolet on Noland Road in Independence.

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  7. Dog returns home after escaping animal hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | NBC Action News

    Truman escaped from the Hidden Valley Animal Hospital overnight Thursday. According to the facility's veterinarian, he somehow managed to escape out of his cage and unlock a deadbolt.

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  8. KC 'effectively ends' homelessness among vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | NBC Action News

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - On Monday, the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness recognized the Kansas City region for "effectively ending homelessness among veterans."

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  9. Woman frustrated after dog escapes from vetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | NBC Action News

    Truman, the German shepherd, who escaped overnight Thursday from the Hidden Valley Animal Hospital in Independence. The vet said Truman managed to get out of his cage after surgery and unlock a door to escape.

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  10. Eastern Jackson Co. Courthouse closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | NBC Action News

    The Eastern Jackson County Courthouse, located at 308 W. Kansas Ave. in Independence, Missouri, is closed due to a water main break.

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  11. Man charged in deadly Blue Springs shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | NBC Action News

    A Raytown man is charged with several crimes after a shooting outside Bethlehem Cafe in Blue Springs left one man dead Thursday morning. Around 11:15 a.m. Thursday, officers responded to a shots fired call at Bethlehem Cafe on Northwest Woods Chapel Road.

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  12. Police seek third person charged in murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | NBC Action News

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- Police are asking the public for help in finding a man charged with the murder of a 72-year-old Independence resident.

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  13. KCATA, police tackle attacks on operatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | NBC Action News

    "We'll pull up and they'll immediately start walking away," Sticken said of the crowds that loiter on the corner. He's one of the two officers who make up the KCPD Transit Unit.

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  14. Hot spots for car thefts in Overland ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | NBC Action News

    So far this year, 233 cars have been stolen or vandalized in Overland Park, down 14 percent from last year but still a significant concern for police. The Overland park Police Department has designated several areas as hot spots for car thefts.

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  15. RideKC to offer free rides on Election DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | NBC Action News

    RideKC routes announced Tuesday the service will offer free fares all day on Election Day, Nov. 7, to make it easier for people to vote, according to a news release from the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority. On Election Day, fares on all RideKC bus routes serving Kansas City, Johnson County, Wyandotte County and Independence will be free.

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  16. Police investigate homicide in IndependenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | NBC Action News

    Police were called to the 12800 block of E. 47th St. just after two p.m. When they arrived, they found a man dead and a second man with minor injuries. Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS, the Independence Police Dept.

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  17. Loss of sight brings new focus to local CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | NBC Action News

    "Is there a curb coming up? Do I hear that sound from the cross walk to tell me to walk or not? You always have to be thinking about those other things." "My eyes are OK, it's the optic nerve that has been cut off," he said.

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  18. Independence PD looking for Wesley I. MattonenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | NBC Action News

    Independence police have issued an endangered silver advisory for Wesley I. Mattonen, an 88-year-old man with Alzheimer's. Mattonen is 5'9'', 125 pounds, with gray hair and brown eyes.

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  19. Public health fair helps give fresh startRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | NBC Action News

    Project Connect brought free public health services together on Saturday to give those in need a one-stop shop.

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  20. Man charged in deadly Independence shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | NBC Action News

    A Pleasant Hill man has been charged in the shooting death of another man Friday night on I-70 in Independence. Michael T. Dumas, 26, faces charges of second-degree murder and armed criminal action in the death of Phillip J. Anderson.

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