Tag Archives: Police shooting

Officer Justin Rapp Gives Conflicting Testimony In Finch Shooting

Wichita Police Officer Justin Rapp gave a conflicting testimony in court on Tuesday during Tyler Barriss’ preliminary hearing Rapp is confirmed as the officer responsible for shooting and killing Andrew Finch on December 28, 2017 In December Rapp claimed he saw a gun in Finch’s hand before making the fatal shot On Tuesday Rapp claimed he did not see a ...

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Off-Duty DC Officer Used His Service Weapon In Fatal Shooting

Little known following a fatal police shooting involving an off-duty DC officer DC Police Chief Peter Newsham confirmed the officer was not in uniform Newsham confirmed the officer used his department-issued service weapon in the shooting A gun was said to be found in the vicinity of the victim The male victim in his 20s was pronounced dead at a ...

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California Swatter Tyler Barriss Sends Four Tweets From Jail

California swatter Tyler Barriss managed to send out four tweets from the Sedgwick County Jail on Friday Barriss is charged with involuntary manslaughter after Wichita police responded to his swatting call and shot Andrew Finch A glitch in a software update to allowed 14 inmates to have Internet access for several hours on Friday In one of the tweets Barriss ...

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Wichita Activists Welcome NCAA With Andrew Finch Billboards

Four billboards around Wichita call for charges to be filed against the officer who shot and killed Andrew Finch on December 28 The four billboards were first spotted on Thursday afternoon around the city Wichita activists have called for the arrest of the officer responsible since the shooting occurred City officials refuse to comment on the alleged name of the ...

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17-Year-Old John Albers Killed By Johnson County Officer During Suicide Call

Johnson County Kansas Police Officer shot and killed 17-year-old John Alders during a welfare check for suicide A friend called 911 after witnessing Alders taking pills, drinking heavy and threatening self-harm on FaceTime When officers were approaching the house the garage door opened and Albers was allegedly driving his vehicle towards an officer The officer has been placed on administrative ...

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Three Years After Wichita Police Killed John Paul Quintero Things Are Still The Same

Three years after a female officer from the Wichita Police Department shot and killed unarmed John Paul “Pauly” Quintero protocol following a police shooting remains the same On January 3, 2015, a female officer responded to a domestic disturbance involving a knife with an assault rifle After initiating conversation with Pauly, he was Tased and then shot with the assault ...

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