The Hive Five Tour 2016 came through Topeka to raise awareness and support for families of wounded warriors and while here, recognized TPD Officer Heusted who served in the US Army and did three tours to Iraq and TPD Officer VanDonge who also served in the army and toured in Iraq.
The recruits experienced not only the tool of “pepper spray” but how to continue to complete the job while enduring the effects. This is a tough exercise and we’re proud of how well everyone did!
Some important reminders regarding your pets health and safety as we near the warmer summer months.
Congratulations to those who were promoted today – OFC Matt McClimans to Detective, DET Adam Arensdorf to Sergeant, and CPL Eddie Stanley to Sergeant. Thank you for all you do, and a special thanks to the families for your support!
TPD was on hand to escort athletes to the Special Olympics today. Good luck, everyone!
The TPD Honor Guard opened the 50th Anniversary Commemoration of the 1966 Tornado at Washburn University. “Twist of Fate” was sponsored by the Topeka Capital Journal. Bill Kurtis, the WIBW broadcaster during the original incident, was on hand to speak and answer questions from attendees.
On June 1st, 2016, an unknown female suspect stole store merchandise from KOHLS, located at 6130 SW 17th Street, in Topeka, Kansas. Any information on this suspects please Email the TPD Criminal Intelligence Unit (firstname.lastname@example.org) or TPD DET Brian Hill (email@example.com) or call #785 368 9024 or Crime Stoppers at #785 234 0007.