The Washburn Review

Trump costs Topeka Police $26,000

October 10, 2018

President Trump rallied in Topeka on Saturday, Oct. 6. His visit cost Topeka police over $26,000 in security.According to The Topeka Capital Journal, police public relations specialist, Gretchen Koenen, released the price of secu...

Topeka ranked 32 in most violent cities in the nation

Emily Unruh

April 17, 2018

In an April 2018 Business Insider article, FBI crime statistics were used to rank the most violent cities in the nation. The data included the number of violent crimes committed in these cities including murder, rape, robbery an...

Battle of the Badges raises money for special olympics

Dylan McManis

November 12, 2015

Local law enforcement used flag football to raise money for the Kansas special olympics during their 12th annual Battle of the Badges event on Nov 8.Every year, the Topeka Police Department and the Topeka Fire Department compe...

WU announcement September 11

September 11, 2014

On Sunday, September 7th, 2014 Topeka Police Corporal Jason Harwood was killed in the line of duty while conducting a traffic stop. On Saturday, September 13th, 2014 the funeral procession for Corporal Harwood will pass by the Washbur...