Caney Police Department

  • Agency: Caney Police Department
  • Address: 100 W 4th Ave, Caney , 67333 KS
  • Chief: Rick Pell (Chief of Police)
Phone: (620) 879-2141
Fax: 620-879-9808
Email:

Caney Police Department is located at 100 W 4th Ave, Caney , 67333 KS. The Chief of Police of the department is Rick Pell. The Caney Police Department phone number is (620) 879-2141.

Caney Police Department News

Press Release On November 4, 2017 at approximately 2150hrs, Officers with the Caney Police Department conducted traffic stops focused on drug interdiction. Subject Travis Leon Smith of Caney, was stopped for an inoperable headlight. During the Drug Interdiction, Officers were informed Mr. Smith had a bench warrant for his arrest through Montgomery County Kansas. During arrest Mr. Smith was found to be in possession of a controlled substance. Mr. Smith was transported to Montgomery County Correctional Facility and booked into jail for the outstanding warrant and possession of Methamphetamine.

For Immediate Release Text-to-911 Is Here! 11-2-17-Independence, Kansas-Text-to-911 service is available in Montgomery County for those individuals who cannot safely make a voice call to 911 in an emergency. This will be a valuable service to the deaf and hard of hearing community. Testing for Text-to-911 has been completed for the Independence 911 Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) and is available with plans from AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, & Verizon Wireless, and other local carriers. Text-to-911 may not be available outside of the Independence 911 PSAP’s service area. The Independence 911 PSAP receives all 911 cell phone calls for Montgomery County so Text-to-911 is available to all of Montgomery County. If a text is made to 911 where that service is not available, a message will be sent back to the phone advising the customer to make a voice call. Some situations when Text-to-911 is appropriate: • Deaf, hard of hearing callers, or individuals with a speech disability • A caller who is unable to speak due to a medical or other condition • Emergency situations that would put the caller in danger if making a voice call • Examples include abduction, domestic violence or active shooter situation When texting to 911, follow these guidelines • Provide your exact address or location • Explain the type of emergency or help that is being requested • Be prepared to answer any questions that the 911 telecommunicator texts back. • Use plain language; do not use abbreviations, symbols, emoticons, or photos. • Messages should be brief and concise Texting 911 can be done by typing “911” in the field for a phone number. No other numbers need to be used. Texting should be done through your wireless phone’s text messaging service and not from third party texting applications. Text-to-911 requires an active telephone service plan with data or it will not work. Remember, the best way to contact 911 is by making a voice call. Please only utilize this service in emergency circumstances where a voice call is not possible or safe. The Independence 911 PSAP and the Kansas 911 Coordinating Council are excited to offer Text-to-911 service to the citizens of Montgomery County. There is a map of Text-to-911 availability across Kansas, frequently asked questions, and a video for the deaf and hard of hearing on our Facebook page, Independence Kansas Police Department, like us while you are there so you can keep up to date on all of our public notifications! Remember: CALL if You Can, TEXT if You Can’t!

TRUNK or TREAT TIME CHANGE!!! Time has been changed due to High School Football Playoff Game starting at 7:00pm. We will start the 3rd Annual TRUNK or TREAT on Tuesday October 31st at 5:00pm - 7:00pm and everyone is invited to come and participate. Anyone who is passing out treats is encouraged to decorate their trunk for the occasion. Come out and enjoy the spooky atmosphere while keeping your Kids Safe. You can Start parking cars at 4:30pm and handing out candy at 5:00pm.

TRUNK or TREAT TIME CHANGE!!! Time has been changed due to High School Football Playoff Game starting at 7:00pm. We will start the 3rd Annual TRUNK or TREAT on Tuesday October 31st at 5:00pm - 7:00pm and everyone is invited to come and participate. Anyone who is passing out treats is encouraged to decorate their trunk for the occasion. Come out and enjoy the spooky atmosphere while keeping your Kids Safe. You can Start parking cars at 4:30pm and handing out candy at 5:00pm.

PRESS RELEASE Caney Police Chief Ron Wade announced that on August 23, 2017, Officers with the Caney Police Department conducted a routine traffic stop in the parking lot of Casey’s General Store, because the driver was not wearing a seatbelt. Officers were suspicious of Mr. Smith being involved in Drug Activity. Officers requested a K-9 unit from Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office. The K-9 indicated that there were illegal substances within the vehicle. Upon search of the vehicle, Officers located methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Wade stated that the subject a Travis L. Smith, 32 year old white male of Caney, was arrested and transported to the Montgomery County Department of Corrections and booked into jail on the below listed charges. 1. Possession of Methamphetamine w/intent to sale 2. Possession of drug paraphernalia Wade would like to thank Chautauqua County Sheriff for allowing Deputy Speers and his K-9 to assist in the investigation. Wade advised this is still an on-going investigation indicating further charges and arrest are pending upon completion of the investigation and cautioned that all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a Court of Law. Anyone with information regarding these, or any other crimes, can contact the Caney Police Department at 1-620-879-2141. Callers can remain anonymous.

THE BOIL WATER ADVISORY HAS BEEN LIFTED FOR THE CITY OF CANEY.

WATER EMERGENCY EFFECTIVE AUGUST 13, 2017

AT&T got the Caney Police, Fire and EMS phone back up and running.

The Caney Police Department, EMS, Fire and City Hall phone lines are not working at this time. You can call 620-515-3148. If phone is busy, hang up and call the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office at 620-330-1000. If you are calling from a Cell phone, Call 911. We will advise when phone system is back up and running.

Montgomery County Hazardous waste will be at the Old Fire Station in Caney on May 6th. They will take household chemicals and paint, from 8:30am – 12:30pm. Please Share!!!

Former Caney Police officer awarded Officer of the Year at Bartlesville Police Department... Congratulations Nathan Mellen!! http://m.bartlesvilleradio.com/pages/news/142872017/mellen-named-officer-of-the-year

Moss Ave (Co Rd 1300) from Wood Ave to the Caney Dam road Will be closed to traffic til Monday due to a Tran derailment.

Alert: Special Weather Statement issued March 26 at 10:30PM CDT until March 26 at 11:00PM CDT by NWS Wichita The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a * Significant Weather Advisory for... Western Montgomery County in southeastern Kansas... Eastern Chautauqua County in southeastern Kansas... Southeastern Elk County in southeastern Kansas... * Until 1100 PM CDT * At 1029 PM CDT...National Weather Service meteorologists were tracking strong thunderstorms along a line extending from 5 miles south of Elk Falls to Peru to near Chautauqua...and moving east at 35 mph. hail up to the size of dimes...and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with these storms. * Locations impacted include... Caney, Sedan, Elk City, Peru, Chautauqua, Havana, Niotaze and Hale. A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 1100 PM CDT for southeastern Kansas. Counties: Chautauqua; Elk; Montgomery NWS Alert Record

The City of Caney is currently taking applications for Dispatcher/EMT. This is a fulltime position with employee benefits. Application may be picked up at the Caney Police Department located at 100 W. 4th Ave. Caney, Kansas and/or faxed by calling 620-879-2141. All applications must be turned back into the Caney Police Department by 5:00 pm on Friday March 31, 2017. Applicants Requirements: • Must be 18 years of age or older. • Must not have been convicted of a felony (Misdemeanor may disqualify). • Must live in the City of Caney or become resident within 90 days of being hired. • Must have valid Kansas driver’s license and with a good driving record. • Must be willing to work shift work, overtime and/or be on call. • Must have high school diploma or equivalent to. • Must be able to think and act clearly, calmly, proficiently and quickly in emergencies. • Must obtain a minimum of Emergency Medical Technician certification (Chief’s timeline). • Persons with an Emergency Medical Technician Certification are a plus.

PRESS RELEASE MONTGOMERY COUNTY – The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) along with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s office and the Caney Police Department, announced an arrest has been made for a murder which occurred in Caney, Kansas. Stevan Ranes, age 17, from Caney, was arrested Tuesday for the murder of Brock Sanders, age 25, also of Caney. Ranes was arrested for first-degree murder and was booked into the Southeast Kansas juvenile detention center. Sanders was last seen leaving his home on the evening of Wednesday, February 8, 2017 and his family reported him missing to the Caney Police Department on February 11, 2017. TheCaney Police Department asked for the KBI’s assistance investigating the incident onFebruary 13. Chief Wade and the Caney Police Department would like to extend our condolences to the family and the City would ask for the people to respect the privacy during the time of this tragic event. Wade advised this is still an on-going investigation indicating further charges and arrest are pending upon completion of the investigation and cautioned that all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a Court of Law. No further details will be release at this time. Anyone with information regarding these, or any other crimes, can contact the Caney Police Department at 1-620-879-2141. Callers can remain anonymous. ______ Ron J. Wade ________ Caney Chief of Police

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Message: NOAA-NWS-ALERTS-KS1258385F9BBC.IceStormWarning.1258388B8650KS.ICTWSWICT.6ff72196134a164dd1d82873aacde1ee from w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov Sent: 15:19 CST on 01-12-2017 Effective: 15:19 CST on 01-12-2017 Expires: 03:00 CST on 01-15-2017 Event: Ice Storm Warning Alert: ...ICE STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM FRIDAY TO 3 AM CST SUNDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED AN ICE STORM WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM FRIDAY TO 3 AM CST SUNDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. * TIMING...FREEZING DRIZZLE OR LIGHT FREEZING RAIN MAY DEVELOP DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS ON FRIDAY. PERIODIC ROUNDS OF FREEZING RAIN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND BEFORE MIXING OR CHANGING TO RAIN LATE SATURDAY OR EARLY SUNDAY. * ICE ACCUMULATIONS...BETWEEN A QUARTER AND HALF INCH ARE EXPECTED. * MAIN IMPACTS...ICE ACCUMULATIONS MAY CAUSE DOWNED TREE LIMBS AND POWER OUTAGES. BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES MAY BECOME SLICK AND HAZARDOUS. Instructions: AN ICE STORM WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF ICE ACCUMULATIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. TRAVEL IS STRONGLY DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE WILL LIKELY BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY. ICE ACCUMULATIONS AND WINDS WILL LIKELY LEAD TO SNAPPED POWER LINES AND FALLING TREE BRANCHES THAT ADD TO THE DANGER. Target Area: Chautauqua Labette Montgomery Neosho Forecast Office: NWS Wichita (Southeastern Kansas) US Dept of Commerce National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Weather Service 1325 East West Highway Silver Spring, MD 20910 Page Author: NWS Internet Services Team Disclaimer Information Quality Credits Glossary Privacy Policy Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) About Us Career Opportunities

According to the National Weather Service, Caney area will most likely start receiving freezing rain around 1:00pm on Friday January 13th and continue into early Saturday morning, then changing to rain. Remember when ICE melts, it will refreeze at night and anything at a higher level may stay frozen even if the time is above freezing, such as; bridges, overpasses, trees and power lines. So always use caution when driving. http://www.srh.noaa.gov/abq/

PUBLIC NOTICE WATER LEAK AT 8TH & SPRING City staff is aware of the leak at the above location and is in the process of securing an outside contractor to assist with this repair. The depth of the water line requires equipment that the City of Caney does not have.

Water Event update – 12/31/2016 THE CITY OF CANEY IS NO LONGER UNDER THE BOIL ORDER. .