Sound Off: Is it a crime to destroy campaign signs? What can you do about it? Someone keeps destroying and stealing the signs in my yard.
Sgt. Trent McKinley, a Lawrence police spokesman, provided the following information: It is a crime to destroy or steal signs, and a police report can be made. As per city ordinance, signs may not be placed on the city right of way including the area between a sidewalk and the street. To make a report, call 832-7509.