James Owens, 53, of Independence, was sentenced to a year in jail Wednesday after pleading guilty in Jackson County Circuit Court.
County medical examiners found a human foot inside a shoe.
A former Kansas City drill team instructor who was charged with molesting two boys has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.
Authorities plan to send divers into a western Missouri river where a kayaker came across a human hand.
Jackson County judge is considering whether a woman can be tried for involuntary manslaughter after a minor who drank alcohol at a party was involved in a fatal accident.
Jackson County Executive Mike Sanders picked to lead in 2012.
Kansas City police said the girl, who was left with other children in the care of a teenager.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A judge has ruled that Jackson County law enforcement must give Lafayette County prosecutors and defense lawyers evidence they had not yet released in a sex abuse case involving members […]