Yes, Kansas cops can pull you over in Missouri — busting myths about policing the state line

State Line Road in south Kansas City

“Part of the state line is literally right down the middle of State Line road, but as you get further south, the state line is actually on the Missouri side of State Line road,” says Sgt. Jacob Becchina of the KCMO police. Generally, cops are responsible for accidents or infractions in their own state.