Posted by Records Clerk & Public Information Officer Nicole Growney in Daily Police Blotter on July 20, 2018
On July 21, the Raytown Police Department and the Raytown Volunteers in Police Service (VIPS) will host the annual Raytown Police Safety Fair at The Point, 5600 Blue Ridge Cutoff, Raytown, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. This family friendly fair is to promote positive community relations and supply information to enhance public safety and crime deterrence.
Exhibits from various community resources will be on hand, with up-close and personal vehicle displays from the Raytown Police Department, Raytown EMS, and the Raytown Fire Department. LifeGuard Youth Development will present “Drive of Your Life,” a fun, interactive, situational simulation that gives teens a chance to practice making healthy decisions for their life. The Drive of Your Life™ helps teens recognize some of the hazards that could detour them from reaching their future goals. Resource materials will be made available to parents.
Raytown PD personnel will be presenting information on gun safety in the home and giving away FREE gun locks. Some of the other vendors and displays include the Jackson County Sheriff’s Mounted Posse, services & programs for the Elderly, AARP, Hope House, Amateur Radio Club, Midwest Animal Rescue, D.A.R.E., and Raytown Rocks! Cotton candy and snow cones will be provided free to the public so come early to enjoy.
Posted by Records Clerk & Public Information Officer Nicole Growney in Daily Police Blotter on July 19, 2018
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Posted by Records Clerk & Public Information Officer Nicole Growney in Press Releases on July 18, 2018
Officers Locate Shooting Victim At Local Convenient Store
Raytown MO – At approximately 10:50 AM today, 07-18-18, officers were called to the parking lot of QuikTrip, 9323 E. 350 Highway, for a report of a male with a gunshot wound. The man was transported to an area hospital for treatment. He was listed in serious condition. The investigation is underway. No victim or suspect information is available at this time.
Police ask anyone with information about this incident to contact the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).
Posted by Records Clerk & Public Information Officer Nicole Growney in Daily Police Blotter on July 18, 2018
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For Release: 07/17/2018
Prepared By: Sergeant Gary Davis
Raytown Police Respond To Shots Fired And Discover Shooting Victims At Local Hospitals.
Raytown MO- At about 4:04 P.M. Tuesday (July 17, 2018) Raytown Officers responded to the 8600 Block of Utopia Drive, in regard to a reported shooting. While en-route, Officers were notified that residents of the complex had observed several vehicles leaving the scene and reported that they had heard arguing and then the sound of gunshots coming from the parking lot.
Upon their arrival, Officers were unable to locate victims at the scene, but discovered evidence leading them to believe that a shooting had occurred. As Officers combed the scene for clues into what had occurred, the Raytown Police Department Dispatch Center was notified by family members of the victims that they had been taken to local hospitals for treatment, prior to the Officer’s arrival.
At that time the Raytown Police Department Investigations Bureau was notified and responded to both the scene, and local hospitals, where two victims were discovered. A forty three and a twenty one year old male were both reported to have non-life threatening injuries. No arrests have been made in conjunction with this incident, and anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the TIPS Hotline, 816-474-TIPS (8477.)
# Report 18-2080
Posted by Records Clerk & Public Information Officer Nicole Growney in Press Releases on July 17, 2018
Raytown Police Respond To Find Man Suffering From Gunshot Wound Inside Home
Raytown MO- At about 4:08 P.M. Tuesday (July 17, 2018) Raytown Officers responded to the 5900 Block of Crescent Avenue in reference to a man that had been shot. When Officers arrived on the scene, they located a nineteen year old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. The victim was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. A person of interest that was known to the victim was taken into custody at the scene. The Raytown Police Department Investigations Bureau was contacted and responded to the scene. An investigation is currently underway.
# Report 18-2079