Lights & Sirens

Man accused of stealing cash, then running over victim’s foot

Sara Shepherd

A robbery victim not only had his money taken but also had his foot run over this week by a man he knew, Lawrence police say. Police were called to the 2200 block of Westdale Road about 10:30 a.m. Tuesday to investigate a robbery, Officer Derrick Smith said in an ...

Lawrence police blotter for May 9

Sara Shepherd

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 237 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general ...

Lawrence police blotter for May 8

Sara Shepherd

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 214 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general ...

In unusual call, sheriff’s office helps rescue deer trapped in basement

Sara Shepherd

No one knows how the deer got into the basement of a home under construction in rural Douglas County, but everyone agreed it needed out — and it was going to need help. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office was called in to help with the unusual situation Saturday, and shared ...

Lawrence police blotter for May 7

Sara Shepherd

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 203 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general ...

Lawrence police blotter for May 6

Sara Shepherd

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 226 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general ...

Lawrence police blotter for May 5

Sara Shepherd

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 260 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general ...

Lawrence police blotter for May 4

Sara Shepherd

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 266 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general ...

KU student arrested, allegedly threatened dorm neighbors with knife in dispute over noise

Sara Shepherd

A University of Kansas student has been arrested for allegedly threatening her dorm neighbors with a knife, police say. The woman went to a nearby room in KU’s Oswald Hall, 1620 Engel Road, Wednesday night to complain that the neighbors were making too much noise, KU Police Chief Chris Keary ...

Lawrence police blotter for May 3

Sara Shepherd

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 254 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and general ...

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