Documents

Brulez building permit and fine
May 17, 2015
The May 2013 Douglas County building permit for a structure on property owned by John Brulez. Permit fees are listed at bottom. Some information has been redacted by the Journal-World.
Douglas County property records, appraisal values
May 17, 2015
A printout from the Douglas County records system that shows property information and 2015 appraisal values for land owned by Kris Kobach. Some information has been redacted by the Journal-World.
Brulez inspection record
May 17, 2015
The April 2013 Douglas County inspection record and improvement notes for a building on property owned by John Brulez. Some information has been redacted by the Journal-World.
Kobach building photos
May 17, 2015
Photos taken by Douglas County inspector Pat Wempe during April 2014 inspections of a building being constructed on property owned by Kris Kobach.
Profit or loss from farming, soybeans
May 17, 2015
A form obtained through an open records request that shows soybean farming on property owned by Kris Kobach.
Douglas County construction codes
May 17, 2015
Section 13 of the Douglas County codes, including building codes and procedures.
Building Permit Application
May 17, 2015
The building permit application submitted by Kris Kobach on May 4, 2014, for a structure built on his property in northwestern Douglas County. Some information has been redacted by the Journal-World.
Inspection History (Pat Wempe)
May 17, 2015
This Douglas County document shows April and May 2014 inspection reports from Pat Wempe about a building on land owned by Kris Kobach.
Certificate of Occupancy
May 17, 2015
The Douglas County "Certificate of Occupancy" issued on Sept. 2, 2014, to Kris Kobach for a 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom residence built on his land in northwestern Douglas County. Some information has been redacted by the Journal-World.
Certification of Agricultural Use
May 17, 2015
A June 25, 2013 application by Kris Kobach for an agricultural use designation for a building he was constructing on land in northwestern Douglas County. Some information has been redacted by the Journal-World.
Inspection History (Jim Sherman)
May 17, 2015
This Douglas County document shows summer 2014 inspection reports from Jim Sherman about a building on land owned by Kris Kobach.
Lawrence Police Department policy on racial profiling
May 13, 2015
The Lawrence Police Department's policy outlining its ban on racial profiling.
U.S. Department of Justice report on the investifation of the Ferguson Police Department
May 13, 2015
A review of the patterns of practices of the Ferguson, Mo. Police Department.
Lawrence Police Department Use of Force Policy
May 8, 2015
Lawrence Police Department's policy regarding force tactics and their appropriate usages.
Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Use of Force Policy
May 8, 2015
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office policy regarding proper use of force.