Tag Archives: Kansas

Hays police were invited to an autism training seminar two days before shooting Joey Weber.

Team Josiah 2K22 Foundation invited Hays Police Department and other first responders to a First Response Autism Training Seminar. Just 2-days prior to shooting 36-year-old special needs man Joey Weber, Hays police were invited to a seminar on autism. Team Josiah 2K22 Foundation was started to help educate communities, first responders, and parents on how to handle those with special needs. ...

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Hays refuses to release audio from the police shooting of Joey Weber.

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Request for audio recordings from the shooting of special needs man Joey Weber. The City of Hays denied KWCH requests for audio recordings due to the shooting being an “active investigation.” 36-year-old Joseph ‘Joey’ Weber was shot and killed following a 1 mile chase. Ellis County has still not even released Weber’s name. It has been 11 days since a ...

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Special needs man killed by Hays Police identified as Joey Weber.

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The special needs man killed by Hays Police has been identified as Joey Weber. A childhood friend of Weber’s described him “incredibly sensitive and warm to everyone.” Weber was shot in front of New Age Services, which provides a place for those with an intellectual disability to come together. Hays Police are still not giving any details on the fatal ...

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Hays, Kansas police officer shoots and kills special needs man.

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Hays, Kansas officer shoots and kills special needs man for not following orders. Thursday afternoon, a Hays officer fired one shot which killed a special needs man after a mile and a half long chase. Ellis County Attorney Thomas Drees is showing very little transparency in regards to the fatal shooting. The 36-year-old man was said to live in an ...

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Press Release: Schwab family calling for protest at the nation’s capital.

For Immediate Release: Parents, advocates and special interest groups join the Schwabs in front of the American Psychological Association in DC at August 4 2016 to protest corrupt Child Protection Practices nationwide. Washington DC, August 1, 2016- Parents will rally together in the Capitol Thursday protest of corrupt child protection practices nationwide. Raymond and Amenia Schwab continued their protest from ...

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