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The crowd size has increased at each Super Bowl parade for the Chiefs, causing more planning and work for the KCPD.
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Former NYPD Cop Weighs in on Crowd Safety at Chiefs Parade
Ben Springer, Staff Writer • February 19, 2024

  An estimated one million people attended New York City’s Times Square New Year’s Eve ball drop with zero fatalities or injuries.     An estimated one million people attended the Kansas City Chiefs’ Super Bowl victory parade last Wednesday. More than 20 people were shot, including one fatality, a mother of two.    The New York Police Department (NYPD) was able to keep a million people safe in Times Square last New Year’s Eve even with heightened circumstances due to protests...

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Students gather to sign cards for local hospital personnel and the family of the deceased Chiefs Super Bowl parade victim, Lisa Lopez-Galvan.
Cross-Campus Compassion: UMKC and Rockhurst University Unite to Support Local Hospitals and Community
Lilah Manning and Brenna Oxley February 21, 2024

  UMKC united with Rockhurst University on Tuesday afternoon at Durwood Stadium to sign cards dedicated to the hospitals taking care of Chiefs’ Super Bowl parade shooting victims and sympathy cards for Lisa Lopez-Galvan’s family.    Tables lined the track with giant cards and markers, inviting dozens of...

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Jaeden Johnson (center), Clara Houske, Molly Sloan, Max Nelson-Steinhoff, Lydia Middleton, Brenna Hood, Natalie Adkins, and Troy Gardner in the dance House of Quensaun, to the song “My House” from the film Renaissance (2023) by Beyonce.
Senior Dancers Shine in Capstone Performances
Catie Walker, Staff Writer • February 21, 2024

  Dancers dazzled in this spring's conservatory Senior Dance Capstone performances. The performers took their final bows at the last show on...

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