September 2, 2015

Police armed with candy

Debbie Hickman
Special to The Gardner News
On Halloween night, watch out for Gardner Police Officers walking neighborhoods.
They may be armed – with candy.
No costumes though, they will be wearing the real thing – the new official GPD …

December 2011 citations issued in Gardner

4 arrested following vandalism spree

Mark Taylor
Three juveniles and an 18-year-old were arrested Dec. 28 following a rash of vandalism in the previous evening in Gardner.
The vandalism included damage to Christmas decorations and mailboxes.
Six incidents of vandalism to Christmas decorations were …

Law enforcement train in town

Although law enforcement officers from a variety of agencies surrounded and taped off property on south Center Street on Oct. 1, it was all part of a training activity, Gardner Public Safety Information officer Ilena Spalding said.

Gardner Public Safety …

UPDATED: Child struck by car in Gardner accident last night

A 14-year-old Gardner girl was transported to Overland Park Regional Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries after being hit by a car in the 900 block of Buffalo Trail in Conestoga Estates Tuesday night.

Gardner Public Safety officers responded to …

Public safety, fire consolidation would be county’s second

Danedri Thompson

The Johnson County Board of Commissioners authorized a $4.4 million bond issue on Sept. 23 that will allow Fire District No. 1 to finance the purchase of Gardner’s fire equipment including the public safety station on 183rd …

3 car accident stops traffic Friday morning

A three-car accident slowed traffic on East Santa Fe Street in Gardner Friday morning. According to Ilena Spalding, Gardner Public Safety information officer, police responded to an accident during rush hour Sept. 24.

All three vehicles were traveling eastbound on …

Gardner Public Safety reports

July 5
1700 Blk E Santa Fe, DUI
800 Blk S Juniper Terr, Ambulance Call
400 Blk S Moonlight, Ordinance Violation
18400 Blk S Spruce, Suspicious Activity
600 Blk E Valerie, Death Investigation
600 Blk E Valerie, Ambulance Call
18300 …

Gardner Public Safety reports

June 2
700 Blk N Spruce, Harassment by Telephone
500 Blk E Shawnee, Citizen Assist
1000 Blk E Wilderness Tr, Ambulance Call
16700 Blk S Conestoga, Outside Agency Assist
18500 Blk S Spruce Ct, Citizen Assist
18700 Blk S Gardner …

Two critically injured in suspected DUI accident

Two people, including a 7-year-old girl, were critically injured in a traffic accident in Gardner early Sunday morning.

Their vehicle was struck almost head on by a man who was arrested for driving under the influence.

According to police reports, …