Crime and Courts

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An Atchison County Emergency Management-owned trailer is currently the focus of an Atchison Police Department investigation after it was discovered missing Tuesday, May 3 from the county’s emergency complex center.

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A joint investigation launched early in the week continues to unravel the details concerning a vehicle stolen from Lansing founding burning near Potter.

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Atchison Police Department authorities have launched investigations after three different burglaries were reported throughout the recent days while residents were away from their homes.

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A 27-year-old Atchison man is out of jail after a $40,000 bond was posted for his release within 24 hours after his arrest for a warrant alleging he committed crimes against two persons in January.

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A 34-year-old jail inmate heard she will likely be spending another seven years of her life behind bars in a Kansas prison for meth-related crimes.

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An alleged threat uttered involving a weapon during a domestic dispute between brothers landed a 30-year-old Atchison man a jail stay this past weekend and a felony complaint.

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TROY – A jury delivered a guilty verdict to a 33-year-old Atchison man on Wednesday in Doniphan County District Court for murder in the second degree in connection with the death of Jason Pantle in September of 2019.

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Authorities from the Atchison Police Department launched an investigation Tuesday evening at a residence that focusing on an accidental shooting.

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DONIPHAN — The third suspect named in connection with the 2019 death of 42-year-old Jason Pantle, of Cummings, is scheduled for trial this week in Doniphan County District Court in Troy.

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Of all the crimes reported in the past year, statistics show the Atchison Police Department hit a high mark of 91% of cases cleared, which is the highest rate in the department’s recorded history. Police cleared 1,017 of its 1,110 criminal cases worked in 2021. In comparison the national ave…

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The Atchison Police Department’s presence Tuesday morning at Atchison Middle School was due to ensure the safety of students and staff in wake of a threat of potential school violence at a school facility received via snap chat app send it.