Kansas City, Kansas man killed in 2-vehicle crash in Basehor

Both were wearing seat belts. ... Kansas City police investigating deadly shooting Monday night near 56th and Brooklyn ... Its filing in response to a stay issued over …

Buckle Up: Restraint Use Kansas

• Primary seat belt laws allow police oficers to stop and ticket someone for not buckling up. On average, in both rural and urban communities, primary seat belt laws result in higher rates of seat belt use and fewer crash deaths than secondary seat belt laws. Secondary laws allow oficers to give tickets only if they have pulled drivers over ...

Video shows Lawrence police officer shooting, wounding man ...

The video provided in response to an open records request is from the patrol vehicle of an officer who pulled over 35-year-old Akira Lewis for a suspected seat belt violation in May 2018 near ...

Former cop due in court for accidentally shooting suspect ...

McCann had allegedly pulled over Lewis that day for a seat belt violation. The full seven minute and 51 second dash cam video of the traffic stop was released to ABC News affiliate KMBC-TV.

Lawrence, Kansas, Police Release Police Shooting Video ...

Screenshot: Lawrence, Kansas Police Shooting Video May 2018 (YouTube) ... Lewis is very upset for being pulled over for that minor violation, ... and failure to wear a seat belt, a traffic ...

Former Kansas police officer expected in court for ...

Former Kansas police officer expected in court for accidentally shooting suspect with gun instead of stun gun. ... McCann had allegedly pulled over Lewis that day for a seat belt …

Judge drops case against ex ... - The Kansas City Star

Lewis had been pulled over in the 100 block of West Sixth Street for not wearing a seat belt and refused to comply with demands from Officer Ian McCann to hand over …

Safety alert for driving while pregnant

"The problem with these seat belt adjusters is that the government does not set any standards for these devices or regulate them. So, many experts believe that the three-point seat belt is …

Kansas Police Dept. Releases Video of Moment an Officer ...

The video, released on Monday, shows the May 2018 traffic stop involving motorist Akira S. Lewis, who was pulled over for a seat belt violation. …

WATCH: Cop Shoots Unarmed Black Man in South ... - Heavy.com

Play Shooting at traffic stop by Trooper over seat belt violation Trooper Sean Groubert stopped motorist Levar Jones on Sept. 4, 2014 for a seat belt violation at …

Kansas Highway Patrol participates in seat belt ...

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Kansas Highway Patrol will join other Kansas law enforcement agencies in partnership with the Seat Belts are For Everyone (SAFE) program for a two-week seat belt ...

Seat belts tangle up KC police officers over safety ...

When a suspected drunken driver ran a stop sign and slammed into the side of a Kansas City patrol car in December, an officer was knocked unconscious. Seat belts tangle up KC police officers over ...

Rookie Lawrence officer said she meant to stun man with ...

LAWRENCE — A rookie Kansas police officer charged in a shooting that wounded a man during a confrontation at a seat-belt enforcement site told investigators that she intended to …

Sanders.Law | General Safety Blog

Pregnancy and Seat Belts: ... —A Kansas City community activist called for calm in the wake of a fatal police shooting over the weekend. Ron Hunt said he still has ... View More; Dog fatally shot, homeowner injured during home invasion in Kansas City Aug 29. KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Kansas City police are investigating a home invasion robbery ...

Lawrence police officer charged in shooting of black ...

A Lawrence police officer is being charged with a felony in connection with the shooting of a driver initially pulled over for not wearing his seat belt. The driver is facing charges, too, for ...

Case dismissed against Kansas officer who shot man | Fox News

Associated Press. LAWRENCE, Kan. – Criminal charges against a former police officer in Kansas who shot a man last year were dismissed Wednesday after a …

Lawrence police shooting: Traffic stop for ... - Kansas City

A man shot by Lawrence police shortly after 5 p.m. Tuesday was pulled over for an alleged seat belt violation. The Johnson County Sheriff's Office, which is …

Police officer accidentally shoots man after mistaking gun ...

The video is from the patrol car of an officer who pulled over Akira Lewis after he was suspected of driving without a seat belt in the city of Lawrence in May 2018.

News Feed | Riley County Police Department

On October 25-29, the Riley County Police Department will join other Kansas law enforcement agencies to encourage seat belt safety and use. This one-week volunteer seat belt enforcement hosted by the Kansas Department of Transportation's Traffic Safety Section will focus on drivers and passengers in and around elementary and middle schools.

Officer says she meant to stun man but shot him

A rookie Kansas police officer charged in a shooting that wounded a man during a confrontation at a seat-belt enforcement site told investigators that …

Off-duty NYPD cop and wife arrested for roughing each ...

NEW YORK — An off-duty New York Police Department officer and his wife were both arrested after roughing each other up during a fight over housecleaning in their Brooklyn home, police said Monday. The couple got into a quarrel inside their home in Bensonhurst about 7:40 p.m. Sunday when Officer Christopher Doll raised the issue of cleaning the home, cops said.

Overland Park officer lost license in seat belt ticket ...

A former Overland Park police officer lost his law enforcement certification last month after he was caught writing false seat belt tickets. Hedrick Cintron left the Overland Park Police ...

Video shows Lawrence officer shooting, wounding man

The Lawrence Journal-World reports the video is from the patrol vehicle of an officer who pulled over 35-year-old Akira Lewis for a suspected seat belt …

Dashcam video reveals white police officer shooting black ...

The video released on Monday is from the patrol vehicle of an officer who pulled over Akira S. Lewis, 35, for a suspected seatbelt violation in May 2018 near downtown Lawrence, Kansas.

Lawrence officer-involved shooting investigation complete

The shooting happened May 29 when a man was pulled over in downtown Lawrence for a suspected seat belt violation. Police say the man was …

Disturbing Video Shows Cop Shoot Unarmed Man in the Back ...

Disturbing Video Shows Cop Shoot Unarmed Man in the Back Over a Seat Belt Violation. Lawrence, KS — In the land of the free, if a police officer sees you in your own car and you do not have your seat belt on, they will claim the right to detain and extort you. If you refuse to be extorted, they will then claim the right to kidnap and cage you.

How to get paid for buckling up in Kansas | KSNT News

Kansas falls behind the nation in seat belt usage, with only 85 of drivers saying they wear a seatbelt. The national average is 90%. A list of all the buckle sites can be found below:

Rookie Lawrence officer says she meant to stun man but ...

LAWRENCE, Kan. — A rookie Lawrence police officer charged in a shooting that wounded a man during a confrontation at a seat-belt enforcement stop told investigators that she intended to fire her ...

Missouri man guilty of several felonies for shooting woman

According to court documents, Kansas City police officers found the woman bleeding from her face after they responded to a shooting in October …

POLICE NEWS: House, vehicle damaged by gunshots

Oct. 31—Parts of a neighborhood in Goshen were damaged when gunfire erupted Saturday night. Goshen police responded to reports of gunfire in …

Attorneys say former Lawrence police officer who shot ...

The shooting occurred on May 29, 2018, in the 100 block of West Sixth Street, at the north end of downtown, after Officer Ian McCann pulled Lewis over for a seat-belt violation as part of a seat ...

Charges filed in traffic stop, officer-involved shooting ...

Police responded shortly after 1 a.m. to the highway after reports that someone was shooting at cars on I-35. The interstate was shut down in both directions as police …

Family sues CO amusement park after child killed from fall ...

A study conducted by the State of Colorado Division of Oil and Public Safety on the incident found the operators had not placed the seat belt over Wongel, according to the lawsuit. $2 for 2 …

State troopers promote road safety with emotional stories ...

A back-seat passenger who was wearing a lap belt high over her stomach also died. The front-seat passenger and two occupants of the oncoming car were properly buckled in and survived.

Seat Belts & Child Safety Seats | Kansas Highway Patrol, KS

The Kansas law enables police officers to stop and ticket the driver of any passenger vehicle if either the driver or front seat passenger is observed not wearing a seat belt. This law also applies to anyone under age 18. Passengers in the back seat may be cited only when there is another citable offense at the time.

Case dismissed against Kansas officer who shot man

Lewis was charged with battery against a law enforcement officer, interference with law enforcement and driving without proof of insurance, all misdemeanors, and failure to wear a seat belt. A video of the confrontation shows Blood, who was a rookie police officer, yelling "Taser" before firing.