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1. Crime and Murder In Kansas City Area Crime and Murder In Kansas City Area Photos and information on murders and related crimes in the Kansas City metropolitan area.

2. Valentine's Day Valentine's Day Valentine's Day Postcard

3. Rape Rape MOCSA acronym for Metro Organization to Counter Sexual Assault.

4. Reclaiming Northeast Kansas City Reclaiming Northeast Kansas City Article describes efforts by Kansas City Congregation-based Community Organization (CCO) to fight crime in the Northeast neighborhood.

5. Wild West Photograph Collection Finding Aid Wild West Photograph Collection Finding Aid The majority of photographs in this collection came from the Brookings Montgomery photograph collection purchased by the library in the 1960s. Images are of outlaws, cowboys, Indians, lawmen, judges, western...

6. Organized Crime Organized Crime Skimming trials concerning the Tropicana Hotel in Las Vegas: Skimming dates from June 7, 1978, to February 14, 1979. $280,000 stolen leading to 17-count indictment return on November 5, 1981. Nick Civella's...

7. Kansas City Professions Kansas City Professions Information on law enforcement and mining in the Kansas City area.

8. Dalton Gang Dalton Gang

9. Crime and Criminals Crime and Criminals

10. Walter Bales Walter Bales Biographical information about Walter Bales, arriving from Tennessee in 1831 and becoming justice of the peace and Jackson County Judge in 1848. "Robbed by bushwhackers" in 1863, died in 1887.

11. Organized Crime Organized Crime

12. Outlaws and their Opponents Outlaws and their Opponents Information about outlaws and their opponents in law enforcement related to the Kansas City area.

13. Election Day Murders Election Day Murders Election Day Murders occurred on March 26, 1934.

14. Crime in Minnesota Crime in Minnesota Two rolls of microfilm information on crime in Minnesota, starting with the Northfield bank robbery of 1876, the outlaw Younger Brothers, and other selected manuscripts and government records of the Minnesota...

15. Clutter Family Murders Clutter Family Murders File contains copies of newspaper articles about the murder of the four-member Clutter Family in Holcomb, Kansas.

16. Alvin Brooks Alvin Brooks File containing photos and information on Alvin Brooks, "director of Kansas City's Human Relations Department" and founder of the Ad Hoc Committee Against Crime in Kansas City in 1977. Born about 1920...

17. Wayne Miner Public Housing Wayne Miner Public Housing Photos and information on the Wayne Miner Court public housing complex opened in 1960 between 9th, 11th, Woodland and Brooklyn Avenue (1940 East 11th Street). Planned and built by the Kansas City Housing...

18. Charles Gargotta Charles Gargotta Newspaper clippings from the Kansas City Star and Times on Charles Gargotta, the organized crime leader in Kansas City shot to death in 1950, with photos.

19. Crime and Criminals Crime and Criminals Information on Mattie Howard, a woman convicted of a murder in 1918, "known in Kansas City as 'queen of the underworld' and 'the girl with the agate eyes,'" born about 1897 and convicted about 1920 for...

20. Vernon Thompson Vernon Thompson File containing a photo and information on Vernon Thompson, a former Missouri state representative sentenced to prison in 2000 "for his role in stealing almost $305,000 from Kansas City and federally subsidized...