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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Shots Fired Call

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On February 20, 2024, at approximately 9:00 PM officers of the Emporia Police Department were dispatched to a report of gunshots in the 700 block of Neosho St. Several officers went to locate the source of the gunfire. Officers located a male, later ident...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

Car Accident

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On February 11, 2024, at 5:45 PM officers of the Emporia Police Department attempted to stop a gray, 2012 Acura, passenger car to conduct a welfare check. The officer attempted the car stop at 18th and Rural St. The car fled from the officer eastbound on ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

Emporia Police Execute Search Warrant

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Yesterday afternoon, Emporia Police began investigating multiple cases involving narcotics, firearms, forgery, shoplifting, theft and identity theft. 

Two people were taken into custody around 5:30pm on Thursday; 27-yearold Deshawn Hammond and 33 ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2024

Standoff

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On January 8, 2024, at approximately 11 PM, Daniel Olivarez, male, 43 years of age, is alleged to have forcibly entered a home in southeast Emporia. Olivarez was armed with a handgun and held the victims in the residence until approximately 8 AM on Januar...

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