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Posted Mar 28, 2015 at 9:00 AM

The State of Missouri requires by statute that all motor vehicle liability policies, commonly known as car insurance, contain certain necessary terms and conditions.They must provide minimum limits of coverage of $25,000 for bodily injury claims for any single person injured in a single accident; $50,000 for all bodily injury claims to all injured parties arising from a single accident, regardless of the number of persons injured; and $10,000 for total property damage sustained in any...

Posted Mar 28, 2015 at 5:16 AM

A group of citizens wants the Independence City Council to consider repealing the pit bull ban passed in 2006, claiming that breed of dog and its various mixes have received an unnecessarily bad rap and that bad owners are the bigger root of pit...

Updated Mar 28, 2015 at 12:50 AM

A Grain Valley man faces rape and other charges in connection with what police describe as an attack on the woman from whom he was in the process of separating, including an attempt to strangle her.James P. Cox, 44, was arrested Friday,...

Updated Mar 27, 2015 at 8:31 PM

A former Independence Police officer who used a stun gun on a teenager in September was indicted by a federal grand jury on Friday on four counts of violating constitutional rights of a minor and obstructing a police investigation.The...

Posted Mar 27, 2015 at 5:15 AM

A former Missouri Comets indoor soccer player has been charged with assault stemming from an incident immediately following a March 15 playoff game between the Comets and the Baltimore Blast.The Jackson County Prosecutor’s office...

Updated Mar 27, 2015 at 12:11 AM

A man died Thursday after a standoff in Independence that lasted more than five hours.Independence police said a middle-aged man was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot inside a home in the 11500 block of East 10th Street around 3...

Updated Mar 25, 2015 at 8:07 PM

A shooting in Sugar Creek injured one person and a suspect was arrested after a standoff late Wednesday morning.Sugar Creek Chief of Police Christopher Soule said officers responded to a victim suffering from a gunshot wound in the 200...

Updated Mar 24, 2015 at 9:42 PM

Two Independence women have been charged with child abuse of a 10-year-old, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced on Tuesday.Chianna Hendrix, 25, and LaTrecia L. Hendrix, 36, have each been charged with abuse or neglect of...

Updated Mar 24, 2015 at 12:38 AM

Family and friends gathered Monday night in support of an Independence man shot Friday night during a burglary at his home. One of the alleged burglars, 16-year-old Dylan...

Updated Mar 24, 2015 at 12:29 AM

Three were arrested during a DWI saturation patrol and sobriety checkpoint along Jackson Drive, south of 39th Street, in Independence on Friday night.According to an Independence Police release, a total of 16 vehicles were stopped during...

Updated Mar 24, 2015 at 12:25 AM

A Blue Springs man has been acquitted in the 2013 shooting deaths of a Blue Springs couple as their young children sat in a nearby vehicle in Kansas City.A Jackson County jury Friday found Howard Ray Stephenson, 44, of Blue Springs not...

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