Each Monday, The Eagle highlights a government record that is available to the public. Open records help people keep government in check and help them better understand how government affects their lives.
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The record: Names and contact information for Wichita Police Department supervisors, broken down by patrol bureau.
Why you’d want it: To know who is working in your neighborhood and how to reach them. The list includes supervisors by shift and community policing and Special Community Action Team supervisors.
Where you get it: Go to the city’s website, www.wichita.gov. Click on the “Police Department” link from the “City Offices” menu. Then click on the patrol bureau links on the right-hand side of the page.
How much the record will cost: The information is free.