Independence Police Department

  • Agency: Independence Police Department
  • Address: 811 West Laurel Street, Independence, 67301 KS
  • Chief: Harry E Smith (Chief of Police)
Phone: 620-332-1700
Fax: 620 332-1703

Independence Police Department is located at 811 West Laurel Street, Independence, 67301 KS. The Chief of Police of the department is Harry E Smith. The Independence Police Department phone number is 620-332-1700.

Independence Police Department News

Russell-Lincoln-Barton-Ellsworth-Saline-Rice-McPherson-Marion- Chase-Reno-Harvey-Butler-Greenwood-Woodson-Allen-Kingman-Sedgwick- Harper-Sumner-Cowley-Elk-Wilson-Neosho-Chautauqua-Montgomery- Labette- Including the cities of Russell, Lincoln, Sylvan Grove, Great Bend, Ellsworth, Wilson, Salina, Lyons, Sterling, McPherson, Hillsboro, Marion, Peabody, Cottonwood Falls, Strong City, Hutchinson, Newton, El Dorado, Augusta, Andover, Rose Hill, Eureka, Madison, Yates Center, Iola, Humboldt, Kingman, Derby, Haysville, Bel Aire, Park City, Valley Center, Wichita, Anthony, Harper, Attica, Wellington, Winfield, Arkansas City, Howard, Moline, Longton, Grenola, Neodesha, Fredonia, Chanute, Sedan, Cedar Vale, Coffeyville, Independence, and Parsons 315 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018 ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY... * WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin. Expect wind chills to range from 5 below zero to 20 below zero with the most dangerous wind chills across Central Kansas. * WHERE...Portions of Central, South Central and Southeast Kansas. * WHEN...Until noon CST today. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Ensure you have a Winter emergency kit in your car to help you keep warm should your car break down. Dress in layers and ensure you do not have any exposed skin if you go outside. Make sure your head, hands and feet are especially well protected! PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and gloves.

Russell-Lincoln-Barton-Ellsworth-Saline-Rice-McPherson-Marion-Chase- Reno-Harvey-Butler-Greenwood-Woodson-Allen-Kingman-Sedgwick-Harper- Sumner-Cowley-Elk-Wilson-Neosho-Chautauqua-Montgomery-Labette- 338 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018 This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Central Kansas, South Central Kansas and Southeast Kansas. .DAY ONE...Tonight Dangerously cold wind chills will affect the entire area. The lowest wind chills will range from around 12 below to as low as 22 below zero after midnight.

National Weather Service Wichita KS 400 PM CST Thu Jan 11 2018 KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-122200- Russell-Lincoln-Barton-Ellsworth-Saline-Rice-McPherson-Marion-Chase- Reno-Harvey-Butler-Greenwood-Woodson-Allen-Kingman-Sedgwick-Harper- Sumner-Cowley-Elk-Wilson-Neosho-Chautauqua-Montgomery-Labette- 400 PM CST Thu Jan 11 2018 This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Central Kansas, South Central Kansas and Southeast Kansas. .DAY ONE...Tonight Lingering light snow has mostly moved off to our east with the exception of a band or two in southeast Kansas. Little to no new accumulation is expected. Wind chills of zero to five below are expected late tonight across much of the area. During the early morning hours on Friday, wind chills as low as ten below zero are possible.

Russell-Lincoln-Barton-Ellsworth-Saline-Rice-McPherson-Marion-Chase- Reno-Harvey-Butler-Greenwood-Woodson-Allen-Kingman-Sedgwick-Harper- Sumner-Cowley-Elk-Wilson-Neosho-Chautauqua-Montgomery-Labette- 433 PM CST Wed Jan 10 2018 This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Central Kansas, South Central Kansas and Southeast Kansas. .DAY ONE...Tonight Low pressure and a strong cold front will move across central Kansas late tonight. Rain showers are expected to change to snow. Snow accumulations of around up to two inches will be possible in central Kansas mainly along and north of the I-70 corridor.

National Weather Service Wichita KS 335 PM CST Mon Jan 8 2018 ...Areas of dense fog and black ice are possible tonight... Neosho-Montgomery-Labette- Including the cities of Chanute, Coffeyville, Independence, and Parsons 335 PM CST Mon Jan 8 2018 ...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST TUESDAY... The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a Dense Fog Advisory, which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 9 AM CST Tuesday. * Visibilities...Could be reduced to a quarter of a mile or less at times. * Impacts...The fog in combination with falling temperatures below freezing would result in black ice to form on roadways, sidewalks and parking lots. There could be minor ice accretion on exposed surfaces. Driving could be hazardous tonight into the morning hours. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A dense fog advisory means visibilities will frequently be reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving...slow down. Use your headlights and leave plenty of distance ahead of you.

National Weather Service Wichita KS 313 PM CST Sun Dec 31 2017 ...Dangerous Wind Chills through New Year's Day... Russell-Lincoln-Barton-Ellsworth-Saline-Rice-McPherson-Marion- Chase-Reno-Harvey-Butler-Greenwood-Woodson-Allen-Kingman-Sedgwick- Harper-Sumner-Cowley-Elk-Wilson-Neosho-Chautauqua-Montgomery- Labette- Including the cities of Russell, Lincoln, Sylvan Grove, Great Bend, Ellsworth, Wilson, Salina, Lyons, Sterling, McPherson, Hillsboro, Marion, Peabody, Cottonwood Falls, Strong City, Hutchinson, Newton, El Dorado, Augusta, Andover, Rose Hill, Eureka, Madison, Yates Center, Iola, Humboldt, Kingman, Derby, Haysville, Bel Aire, Park City, Valley Center, Wichita, Anthony, Harper, Attica, Wellington, Winfield, Arkansas City, Howard, Moline, Longton, Grenola, Neodesha, Fredonia, Chanute, Sedan, Cedar Vale, Coffeyville, Independence, and Parsons 313 PM CST Sun Dec 31 2017 ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST MONDAY... * WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin. Expect wind chills to range from 10 to 20 below zero. * WHERE...Portions of Central, South Central and Southeast Kansas. * WHEN...Until noon CST Monday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...If you plan on heading outdoors for the holiday, make sure to wear extra layers. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and gloves.

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST SATURDAY... * HAZARDS...Light wintry mix of freezing rain, sleet and snow with snowfall accumulations up to 1 inch, and a trace to less than one-tenth of an inch of ice. * TIMING...6 pm this evening to 6 am Saturday. * MAIN IMPACT...The combination of light wintry precipitation and light snow and ice accumulations will result in slippery roads and elevated surfaces. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A winter weather advisory means that periods of winter weather will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities. Use caution while driving.

Please welcome Indy's newest officer, Officer David Jay sworn in by City Clerk Mike Borovetz.

This vehicle was stolen from a residence in Independence, if you have any information on it's whereabouts please contact the Police Department at 620-332-1700. Thank you.