Tag: Independence Police Department

Conspiracy to commit murder allegations brought against two suspects in Boone County

| January 18, 2018

Jared Bears, 19, of Buckner, Mo., and Brian Kelley, 20, of Boone County, are suspected of plotting to kill two relatives of Kelley.

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Two male subjects identified following weekend double homicide in Independence

| November 27, 2017

INDEPENDENCE, Mo.- Two male subjects have been identified and an investigation continues following a weekend double homicide in Independence, Mo. According to the Independence Police Department, officers responded to a shooting at Hawthorne Place Apartments, in the 600 block of N. Peck Court around 12:38 a.m., Saturday, November 25, 2017. Upon arrival officers located two […]

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Southbound Highway 7 closed for hours after crash in Independence

| November 15, 2017

The Independence Police Department is investigating the cause of a collision on Highway 7, Tuesday afternoon.

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UPDATE–Victim identified, second suspect in custody following double-shooting in Independence

| September 27, 2017

The homicide victim has been identified as Elud L. Hernandez, 46, Hispanic male from Independence, Mo.

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Independence man arrested for child sex crimes, Officers seek information about additional victims

| July 27, 2017

Officers are seeking information from the public about any other victims. 

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Silver Advisor cancelled for missing Independence woman

| July 5, 2017

The Independence PD has issued an Endangered SILVER Advisory for a missing adult incident.

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UPDATE–Driver identified following head-on fatality collision in Independence

| June 20, 2017

The driver that was killed Sunday night on MO-78 at Powell Road has been identified as Nicholas A. Robinson, 27, of Independence, Mo.

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Pedestrian struck and killed by locomotive in Independence Wednesday

| June 14, 2017

Independence police have not yet identified the victim of the accident.

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Independence woman charged in the murder of her aunt

| May 17, 2017

According to the Jackson County Prosecutor, Courtney A. Hackney, 33, has been charged with 2nd Degree Murder and Armed Criminal Action.

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