Contact Us
Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety

Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety

174197278
Getty Images/Vetta
[

Couple Accused Of Causing Girl’s Death Bound Over To Trial

A KDPS officer who spoke with Ballinger the day of the death says that even though her daughter was calling for help, and at some point began gasping, no effort was made to help the child. The couple allegedly admitted to detectives that they had been smoking meth the night of Desaray’s death.

Read More

File Photo
File Photo
[

Brief Chase In Kalamazoo Leads To Arrest Monday Morning

Police had initially been called to the area of the Fox Ridge Apartments on a report of someone threatening others with a handgun, and when they arrived they saw an individual fleeing the scene in a vehicle. The vehicle initially refused to stop for police, but after around a 20 minute chase the suspect did finally stop.

Read More

The Intersection That Was Blocked In Kalamazoo (Credit: Google Maps)
The Intersection That Was Blocked In Kalamazoo (Credit: Google Maps)
[

Pro-DACA Protesters Arrested For Blocking Downtown Kalamazoo Street

The incident began as a rally in Kalamazoo’s Bronson Park Tuesday afternoon, in protest of President Donald Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA. At some point, a group walked down to the intersection of Westnedge and Michigan Ave. and began blocking traffic.

Read More

The Crash Occurred About a Mile From The Shooting (Credit: Google Maps)
The Crash Occurred About a Mile From The Shooting (Credit: Google Maps)
[

Kalamazoo Crash Leads To Arrest of Felon With Gun, Drugs In Car

A Kalamazoo man was arrested on Sunday, after an alleged shooting and car crash.

MLive reports that the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says they received reports of shots fired in the 4200 block of Lakesedge Dr; as officers arrived at the scene, they saw a gray Mercury leaving, but initially didn’t connect it to the shooting...

Read More

Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety via Youtube
Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety via Youtube
[

KDPS Officer Reprimanded For Throat Grab During Arrest

KDPS Sgt. Turner was issued a written reprimand for violating the KDPS’ Use of Force policy by using “a subject control method not taught or recommended”, when he grabbed Deonte Churchwell by the throat on July 10.

Read More

TSM/WBCK
TSM/WBCK
[

Kalamazoo Man Struck By Train Monday Night

Police are investigating after a Kalamazoo man was struck by a train Monday night.

MLive reports that around 10 pm Monday, the incident happened on the tracks just east of the intersection of East Kalamazoo Ave...

Read More

Photo by: Kayla Kiley
Photo by: Kayla Kiley
[

KVET Finds Heroin And Parole Absconder Thursday

A raid was conducted in Kalamazoo that turned up a possible drug-dealing operation.

The Kalamazoo Valley Enforcement Team responded to the Interfaith Homes Thursday after residents complained of gun violence and drug activity...

Read More

Provided by Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety
Provided by Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety
[

Suspect Sought In Fatal Shooting In Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo Authorities continue to look for their suspect in a shooting that left one man dead early Saturday morning.

The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says that the incident happened in the 800 block of Oakland Dr...

Read More

alexskopje, ThinkStock
alexskopje, ThinkStock
[

KDPS: 4-Year-Old Was Duct Taped With Face Covered At Time Of Death

We now know more about what lead up to the death of a four-year-old girl in Kalamazoo on Sunday.

WWMT reports that in Kalamazoo County Court Tuesday, 33-year-old Kelly Ballinger and 34-year-old Matthew Longnecker were both charged with murder and first-degree child abuse for the death of Ballinger’s child...

Read More

The Child Died At A Home In The 3000 Block Of Mt. Olivet Rd. (Credit: Google Maps)
The Child Died At A Home In The 3000 Block Of Mt. Olivet Rd. (Credit: Google Maps)
[

Death Of Young Kalamazoo Child Deemed Suspicious

A young child is dead in Kalamazoo, and now police are investigating the death as suspicious.

WWMT says that early Sunday morning, first responders were called to a home in the 3000 block of Mt...

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wbckfm.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.