Northeast Newscast Episode 33 – the violent crime episode

KCPD East Patrol Major Jim Thomas talks to community members about violent crime during a community meeting at St. Anthony church on November 9.

By Paul Thompson
Northeast News

This week on the Northeast Newscast, Managing Editor Paul Thompson dives into the violent crime surge that has recently plagued Northeast Kansas City. After a rundown of incidents that have occurred over the past month, Thompson relays details of a conversation with Chief of Police Rick Smith, and plays audio clips from a community meeting with KCPD East Patrol leaders on the evening of Thursday, November 9.

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