Chanute Police Department

  • Agency: Chanute Police Department
  • Address: 101 South Lincoln, Chanute , 66720 KS
  • Chief: Sam Budreau (Director of Public Safety)
Phone: (620) 431-5768
Fax: (620) 431-5248

Chanute Police Department is located at 101 South Lincoln, Chanute , 66720 KS. The Director of Public Safety of the department is Sam Budreau. The Chanute Police Department phone number is (620) 431-5768.

Chanute Police Department News

The Chanute Police Department would like to remind everyone to be aware of scams once again. We have had reports of individuals calling saying they are with Publishers Clearing House. They are wanting people to go get a Western Union check and send it to their location. One of the places they are asking for the check to be sent to is Jamaica W.I. If you receive any of these types of calls we ask that you call the Federal Trade Commission at 877-382-4357 Options 1 and then option 1 and then option 3 when prompted and make a report with them.

*************************************UPDATE*************************************************** Natasha Hulett has been found this evening and everything is alright. Her family has been notified. Thanks everyone for their help . *************************************************************************************************** We are continuing the investigation with Marissa Craft. Anyone with information in regards to Marissa should call central dispatch at (620) 431-5768. The Chanute Police Department is currently following up on multiple leads on the two missing persons listed below. We are asking for everyone's assistance in trying to locate these two individuals. Marissa Craft was last seen in Chanute. Natasha Hulett was last seen in Iola. Anyone with any information should call central dispatch at (620) 431-5768

The Chanute Police Department would like to notify everyone we will doing our fall shoot at the gun range, located on east 14th street, this Thursday the 9th of November. It is scheduled to start sometime around 1530 hours and shouldn't last more than a couple of hours.

The Chanute Police department has been given a set of found keys to a Chevy vehicle. The keys were located in the 900 block of South Highland this evening. If you are the rightful owner to the keys, please come to the Chanute Police Department on the south end of the building and pick up the phone to talk with a dispatcher or you may call the non emergency number at (620) 431-5768.

The Chanute Police department would like to mention to everyone that we will be participating in the National Drug Take Back again this fall. The date is tomorrow October 28th and we will be set up at Medicine Shop Pharmacy located at 421 West Main. The hours to bring in you old prescriptions and turn them in will be between 1000 to 1400 hours. In case you are not able to make it tomorrow, or have some prescriptions that you need to dispose of during the year, you can bring them down to the Chanute Police Department or meet one of us out on patrol and turn them over to us. We keep a drop box open all year long here in the Police department for a service to the community.

Today, Chanute Police Departments own Officer Marcus Jones was invited to speak to several 1st graders at Chanute Elementary School career day. Thanks Officer Jones for a job well done.

The Chanute Police department would like to remind everyone to lock their vehicles and roll up the windows when not in use. The Police Department took two reports this morning, one in the 1200 block South Forest and the other one in the 800 block South Highland of items taken out of vehicles. We would also remind everyone that if you see someone acting suspicious or hanging around in a certain area that you haven't seen them in before to please call into the central dispatch non emergency number 620-431-5768 for an officer to investigate the situation.

The City of Chanute is offering a $ 2,500 dollar reward for information leading to the conviction of the person(s) responsible for the vandalism that has occurred since last Sunday evening in and around Chanute. Please call the non emergency phone number for central dispatch (620) 431-5768 with any information.

This puppy was taken to Deer Creek Animal Hospital. The Chanute Police Department along with the Animal Control Officer is currently investigating the case. Anyone with information on the dogs owner and what actually happened to the dog is asked to call Central Dispatch at (620) 431-5768

On September 30 Officers with the Chanute Police Department responded to a call of a individual out of control in the 2100 block of South Santa Fe. Upon arrival, Officers came in contact with Daren Bracken. Bracken was arrested for disorderly conduct, possession of stimulant, possession of drug paraphernalia. The investigation is still ongoing at this time. Upon completion, reports will be forwarded to the Neosho County Attorney's Office for review and consideration of charges being filed. All suspects are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.

On September 30 Officers with the Chanute Police Department conducted a traffic stop in Chanute where K-9 Quake was deployed and indicated on the odor of illegal narcotics. James Waggoner was arrested on the charges of Possession of stimulants, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Charles Garber was arrested for Possession of stimulant, possession of prescription only drug, possession of certain stimulants, and possession of drug paraphernalia. The vehicle was seized pending forfeiture. The investigation is still ongoing at this time. Upon completion, reports will be forwarded to the Neosho County Attorney's Office for review and consideration of charges being filed. All suspects are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.

On September 29 Officers with the Chanute Police Department conducted a traffic stop located at 9th and Plummer. During the traffic stop K-9 Azul was deployed and indicated for the odor of illegal narcotics. Jaime Henderson, was arrested on the charges of possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. The vehicle was seized pending forfeiture. The investigation is still ongoing at this time. Upon completion, reports will be forwarded to the Neosho County Attorney's Office for review and consideration of charges being filed. All suspects are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.

On September 28 Officers with the Chanute Police Department along with a Neosho County Deputy served a search warrant for illegal narcotics in the 1500 block of South Central in Chanute. During the investigation, some items were seized, no arrest have been made at the time the warrant was served. Reports will be forwarded to the Neosho County Attorney office for consideration of filing charges. All suspects are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.

On September 28, Officers with the Chanute Police Department and a Neosho County Deputy responded to a possible injury accident at the location of Cherry and Steuben. Officers arrested Dustin Bond-Salisbury on a arrest warrant for unlawful possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Mr. Bond-Salisbury was arrested and transported to the Neosho County Jail.

On September 28, Officers with the Chanute Police Department went to the 900 North Forest here in Chanute to serve two arrest warrants. Trez Martinez was arrested for Involuntary Manslaughter while driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, and felony theft. Mr. Martinez was transported to the Neosho County jail.

On September 26, Officers with the Chanute Police Department along with Neosho County Deputy conducted a traffic stop in the 0000 block of North Tennessee. While the traffic stop was in process, K-9 Quake was deployed and indicated for the odor of illegal narcotics coming from the vehicle. During the search of the vehicle, Officers located items associated with drugs. Timothy Ingels was arrested for possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, and drug paraphernalia Jessica Brotherton was arrested for possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, illegal tag display and fail to yield. The investigation is still ongoing at this time. Upon completion, reports will be forwarded to the Neosho County Attorney's Office for review and consideration of charges being filed. All suspects are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.

On September 22, Officers with the Chanute Police Department along with a Neosho County Deputy served a search warrant in the 1000 Block of North Steuben for illegal narcotics. Officers arrested Kyle Eustice and Tracy Winterhalter for possession of stimulant, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. The investigation is still ongoing at this time. Upon completion, reports will be forwarded to the Neosho County Attorney's Office for review and consideration of charges being filed. All suspects are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.

********************************************UPDATE******************************************** The Chanute Police Department is asking for your assistance. We are looking for a gentleman going around town with Utah plates, driving a small dark colored car, and wearing a INOW shirt. The gentleman is saying he is with a third party affiliate with Dish Network and Direct TV. He mentions that he can change a item on your dish satellite and possibly save you money. The Police Department called Dish Network and they mentioned they will not send anyone to any residence with out properly notifying the residence first and to not let anyone change anything on the dish or their equipment. We are asking if you should see or come in contact with this individual to please call us immediately by central dispatch at (620) 431-5768 **************************************************************************************************** UPDATE**************************UPDATE**************************************************** We would like to thank everyone with their help in locating these individuals. They were located and one was issued a citation for not having a city permit to do door to door sales. The Police Department called the fraud unit for the satellite companies, they didn't show any record of them being associated with either Direct TV or Dish Network. Both satellite television companies did say that any person that had dealings with these individuals (NOW COMMUNICATIONS) should call their respective television providers. We have supplied a photo of the vehicles that were used to go around Chanute and surrounding area the last several days.

On September 19th Officers with the Chanute Police Department along with a Neosho County deputy served a search warrant for illegal narcotics at the residence located at 16 South Gretchen here in Chanute. During the investigation, Officers arrested Deedra Bright for Possession of a stimulant, possession of paraphernalia, aggravated endangering a child, interference with LEO destroy evidence. Courtney Richards arrested for possession of a stimulant, possession of drug paraphernalia, Joshua Beisley arrested for possession of stimulants, possession of drug paraphernalia. The two young children in the home were released to a family member. Bright, Richards and Beisley were transported to the Neosho County jail. The investigation is still ongoing at this time. Upon completion, reports will be forwarded to the Neosho County Attorney's Office for review and consideration of charges being filed. All suspects are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.

Officers with the Chanute Police Department responded to the area of 1500 South Highland for a report of someone leaving with a two year old child without permission. During the investigation and neighborhood canvas officers were told by the child's parent a Green KIA car with dark tinted windows and a Hispanic male driver had the passenger side door open and her child was seen coming around the door. The child was reunited with her mother. The car then drove off going East on Sixteenth Street. Anyone with information relating to this incident is asked to contact central dispatch at (620) 431-5768.

We would like to ask everyone especially day care facilities to be on the look out for an individual that has been walking around town asking to spray your house or daycare center for spiders. He is supposedly carrying a hand held spray bottle. The description that was given to us is a white male, around 5 feet 10 inches tall,180 to 200 pounds with dark short hair. We are asking that if someone comes up to your house and asks to spray for bugs or spiders, that matches this description, to call central dispatch at (620) 431-5768

On September 7th Officers with the Chanute Police Department responded to the area of 900 block West Cherry for a report of money being taken. Upon arrival Officers spoke with Sandora Bermudez, He had just closed up the business and walked to his vehicle when an unknown person wearing a white shirt and blue jeans struck him in the head and pushed him to the ground. The individual left the area on foot with a money bag carrying a non disclosable amount of money. One of the departments K-9 was able to track the scent to the south, to a location where officers believe a mode of transportation of some type was waiting. Any one with information related to this incident is encouraged to contact central dispatch at (620) 431-5768

The Chanute Police Department would like to inform everyone we will be conducting our night shoot qualification this evening at the gun range. The event is scheduled to start at 2100 hours and could possibly last till 2300 hours. Person(s) located around the South East portion of town may hear multiple guns shots coming from the gun range.

On August 10, 2017 around 0300 hours Officers with the Chanute Police Department responded to the area of 700 South Western for an individual complaining people were in her living room. During the investigation it was discovered Stephanie Goldner claimed to being chased around her neighborhood by men with guns. Further investigation uncovered that she had broken out a window in the 600 block of South Western also. Stephanie Goldner was arrested on charges of Possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, criminal damage, disorderly conduct and obstruction. She was transported to the Neosho County jail. The investigation is still ongoing at this time. Upon completion, reports will be forwarded to the Neosho County Attorney's Office for review and consideration of charges being filed. All suspects are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.

On August 10, 2017 Officers with the Chanute Police Department responded to the area of 2700 South Santa Fe for a report of a female possibly stealing items. Upon arrival, Officers came across Ashley Houk. During the investigation Officer arrested Houk for Possession of Methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. The investigation is still ongoing at this time. Upon completion, reports will be forwarded to the Neosho County Attorney's Office for review and consideration of charges being filed. All suspects are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.