Friday, August 6, 2010

"Solicitor's" Suspicious Activity

On Wednesday of this week officers received several reports of a door to door “solicitor” in the area of 121st and Craig who most likely was attempting to steal from garages and was looking into homes. The “solicitor” was also seen checking around front doors looking under mats and other places residents might hide house keys.

Reports indicate the “solicitor” is a white male, late 20’s, average height and weight, with brown hair, wearing a white t-shirt and basketball shorts. Please report any suspicious activity by calling 911 if an emergency or for a non-emergency call 913-895-6300.

Overland Park has a solicitation ordinance it may be view by going to, then click on the City Government link, then on the left side of the page scroll down to Legal Publication, then click on Codes and Ordinances, then in the Search Box enter 5.64 to view the entire ordinance.