WRITER: Sara Shepherd

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 14

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Thursday to 6 a.m. Friday and includes 189 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident only ...

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 13

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Wednesday to 6 a.m. Thursday and includes 199 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident ...

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 12

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Tuesday to 6 a.m. Wednesday and includes 183 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident ...

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 11

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Monday to 6 a.m. Tuesday and includes 228 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident only ...

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 10

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Sunday to 6 a.m. Monday and includes 164 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident only ...

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 9

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Saturday to 6 a.m. Sunday and includes 197 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident only ...

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 8

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Friday to 6 a.m. Saturday and includes 233 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident only ...

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 7

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Thursday to 6 a.m. Friday and includes 215 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident only ...

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 6

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Wednesday to 6 a.m. Thursday and includes 169 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident ...

Juveniles detained after rolling gun battle travels from Topeka to Lawrence

Updated 10:22 a.m. Wednesday A rolling gun battle that started in Topeka early Wednesday morning traveled all the way to Lawrence, where two vehicles were stopped and multiple juveniles were taken into custody. About 12:55 a.m., the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office got a call from a motorist who reported being chased and shot at by a white passenger car, according to a news release from the agency. The ...

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 5

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Tuesday to 6 a.m. Wednesday and includes 175 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident ...

After attorney drama in Lawrence triple murder trial, new defense team ready to move forward

Anthony L. Roberts Jr. appeared in court Tuesday with two new lawyers who said they’re optimistic they’ll be ready for trial in two months, despite taking over his case late in the game. Roberts, 21, of Topeka, faces three murder charges and one attempted murder charge in one of Lawrence’s highest-profile crimes in recent history — the slaying of three people and wounding of two others in a crowd on ...

Lawrence homicide victim to be featured in Rose Parade float honoring organ donors

At 22, Leah Brown was gunned down by a stray bullet in downtown Lawrence. After her death, however, Brown was able to help others as an organ donor. Brown will be one of about 40 organ, eye and tissue donors nationwide to be honored with a “floragraph” on the Donate Life Rose Parade Float on New Year’s Day in Pasadena, Calif. Donate Life says the “artistic portraits," made of seeds, that are featured ...

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 4

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Monday to 6 a.m. Tuesday and includes 157 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident only ...

Lawrence man convicted of misdemeanor, sentenced in stabbing case

In a plea deal, a Lawrence man initially charged with felony aggravated battery in a reported stabbing in 2017 has been convicted of misdemeanor disorderly conduct instead. Devintrey T. Adams, 42, had been scheduled to go on trial Monday. However, he entered a plea last week and was sentenced to a month in jail, which he already served while the case was pending, according to Cheryl Wright Kunard, assistant ...

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 3

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Sunday to 6 a.m. Monday and includes 136 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident only ...

Mother accused of driving car into river pleads not guilty in daughter's drowning

Story updated at 3:14 p.m. Monday A 26-year-old mother on Monday pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder after allegedly driving her car into the Kansas River last summer in an attempt to drown her family. After passersby reported a car and people floating in the water, Scharron R. Dingledine, of Columbia, Mo., was pulled from the river near downtown Lawrence on the ...

'Porch pirates' have sights on your holiday packages; how to keep these thieves at bay

A man walks up to a southwest Lawrence house in the middle of the afternoon, a large knife in his hand. After sheathing the knife and freeing his hands, he stoops to pick up two boxes that had been delivered to the front door. Doorbell surveillance camera footage then shows him turning and carrying those packages off. The holidays may be the most wonderful time of the year for these so-called “porch ...

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 2

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Saturday to 6 a.m. Sunday and includes 221 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident only ...

Lawrence police blotter for Dec. 1

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Friday to 6 a.m. Saturday and includes 241 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general address followed by a short description of the call's nature. It's important to remember that each incident only ...