A Kansas City police officer accused of driving under the influence has received four days of jail time in connection with a February DUI incident. The woman, age 29, is also accused of assaulting the arresting officer in connection with the incident. She reportedly has received a reduced sentence in exchange for pleading guilty.
Investigators examining the death of a 5-month-old boy in March have ruled the child's death a homicide, according to forensic staff in Kansas City. The news came after prosecutors had already charged a suspect in connection with the case. The suspect, a 42-year-old man, is mounting a criminal defense against charges of endangering the welfare of a child and first-degree assault. Now, it appears that the man will also be facing homicide charges in connection with the incident.
Today conflicts between teens occur in many fronts. Some confrontations are physical and some occur through text messaging and social media websites. Young people are not only caught up in physical altercations, but also now from cyber bullying -- both can have dangerous consequences.
A 29-year-old Kansas City police officer was suspended with pay after she allegedly assaulted other officers when they attempted to arrest her for drunk driving earlier this month.
A 22-year-old Platte City man pleaded not guilty earlier this month to killing a 22-year-old co-worker with a hatchet and slashing a 21-year-old Ferrelview woman with a razor.