July 13, 2017

10th and Topeka intersection status

City of Topeka Traffic Engineering says the 10th and Topeka intersection will be made a 4 way stop tonight (july 13) into tomorrow morning. Then it will be shut back down to replace the power pole and wont re-open for 3-4 hours. Keep that in mind for the morning drive into work!

June 28, 2017

Emerging Leaders Academy graduates a member of TPD

The 2017 Emerging Leaders Academy through the University of Kansas Public Management Center provides participants with knowledge and skills in leadership, organizational dynamics, communication, and career planning to help them identify and achieve their professional goals while equipping them with tools to make even stronger contributions to their organizations. This session graduated one of TPDs […]

June 9, 2017

Case turns to Homicide- TPD thanks local media partners

The most recent case of an aggravated kidnapping had the TPD reaching out to our local media partners to use more resources than usual. The TPD would like to thank our local media partners- Capital Journal, KSNT, WIBW and Lamar Advertising for pushing the word out in an attempt to locate Ms. Vazquez.

June 6, 2017

Rosalyn Loves stops by TPD

Little Rosalyn is only 7 years old but has a heart as big as Texas! Having seen the nationwide violence taking place against law enforcement, Rosalyn told her mother she wanted to go across the country and give cops hugs to show she cares. And that is exactly what they are doing- having traveled to […]

June 5, 2017

New Safety Tip (in Spanish)

Translation: Summer has arrived and temperatures are steadily rising. Please do not leave your children or pets in a vehicle. Do not leave them inside your vehicle when it is parked. Then check your car before closing it. Always check big areas where your children can hide. If you see children in a car without […]

May 22, 2017

Meanwhile in the TPD Academy….

New TPD recruits learn a wide variety of information. From Constitutional Law to how to direct traffic and from learning how to control a combative person to controlling an emergency vehicle. Today, Emergency Management presented information introducing the concepts of an Incident Command System and how it is used in every day situations.

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