Entries from blogs tagged with “Lawrence”

July 4th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

A little bit more activity early this morning in Douglas County.

The Kansas Highway Patrol, Douglas County Sheriff's Office and Lawrence Police each recorded DWI/OUI related arrests in the 2 a.m. hour.

Around 3:45 a.m., a Lawrence Officer transporting a prisoner to the County Jail reported a non-injury accident near 19th and Haskell. That Officer reported one of the involved vehicles airbags had deployed and confirmed that no one was injured.

Shortly after 6:40 a.m., Fire/Medical and Police responded to the Amtrack depot for a person on board an approaching passenger train who was believed to be suffering from food poisoning.

Officers also investigated at least three disturbances and two noise complaints. None of this morning's activity was reported to have involved any serious injuries.

The Heat Advisory, issued yesterday, remains in effect until 8 p.m. tonight. More information on the Heat Advisory can be found here from the National Weather Service offices in Topeka.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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July 3rd Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Another quiet morning in Douglas County.

Police responded on two burglary alarms and conducted one vehicle stop after 2 a.m..

LDCFM and Baldwin City Fire responded on one Medical Emergency each.

None of this morning's activity was reported to have involved any serious injuries.

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Heat Advisory. The advisory goes into effect from Noon today and will remain in place until 8 p.m., Wednesday. More information on the Heat Advisory can be found here from the National Weather Service offices in Topeka.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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July 2nd Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

A pretty quiet morning in Douglas County today.

Officers responded on a non-injury accident in the 2400 block of Ousdahl Road.

Police also responded on two disturbances, and a fireworks complaint.

None of this morning's activity was reported to have involved any serious injuries.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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July 1st Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap

Lawrence Police were kept busy this morning with disturbances. Two people were taken into custody shortly after 2 a.m., in the 1000 block of Massachusetts Street. At least 12 Officers and one deputy were on the scene by the time things settled down. The male that was arrested was transported to LMH by Medics after LPD used a taser on him. His injuries were minor and he has since been booked into the county jail. No other injuries were reported. The male faces charges of Interference with the Duties of an Officer and Disorderly Conduct. The female arrested faces a Disorderly Conduct charge. More on this disturbance can be found here from the Lawrence Journal-World.

Officers also responded on several noise complaints and an alcohol complaint before 2:30 a.m..

Police checked on several reports of fireworks this morning between 2:30 and 3 a.m..

An arrest was made shortly after 3:30 a.m., following a domestic disturbance. The subject arrested faces a Domestic Battery charge.

Sheriff's Deputies reported making a DWI related arrest near N 400 Road and Lone Creek.

None of this morning's activity was reported to have resulted in any serious injures.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 30th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Lawrence Police conducted 11 vehicles stops this morning, one OUI related arrest. KUPD also conducted several vehicle vehicle stops with one resulting in an OUI arrest.

Police also responded on a report of a domestic disturbance in the 1400 block of Apple Lane. One caller reported a female was hit and possibly had broken her jaw. LDCFM staged nearby until Police could secure the scene. Police arrived on scene and reported that two males were reported to have ran from the scene. Officers established a perimeter and were able to locate one male, who was only believed to be a witness, in the 1200 block of Jana Drive. That male was not reportedly "stepped into the domestic" to defend the female who was hit, when that man learned someone had called Police he ran. He has been booked into the County Jail on a charge Obstruction of the legal process. The male who allegedly struck the female remains at large as of last check. It sounded as though Police know who they are looking for. The female was not transported from the scene by Medics.

None of this morning's activity was reported to have resulted in any serious injuries.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 29th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Shortly after 3:15 a.m., Lawrence Police were called to investigate "several auto burglaries." Officers arrived and reported spotting a possible suspect on foot in the area. Several more officers responded to the area and within an hour a juvenile male was running from those officers. That subject was quickly apprehended and transported to the Juvenile Detention Center.

Officers responded on a total of seven burglaries this morning, four of those are believed to be related to the juvenile that officers arrested.

Police also responded on two criminal damage complaints and three disturbances.

None of this morning's activity was reported to have resulted in any serious injuries.

The Extreme Heat Warning remains in effect until 8 p.m., Friday. More on this Warning can be found here from the National Weather Service office in Topeka.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 28th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Eudora Police were called to an address in the 500 block of E 10th Street shortly before 2 a.m., after a report of underage drinking. Officers arrived and eventually arrested one adult. He has been booked into the Douglas County Jail and faces charges of Furnishing Alcohol/Cereal Malt Beverage to a Minor, Hosting Minor with Alcohol/Cereal Malt Beverages and Endangering a Child.

Officers in Lawrence received information on criminal damage to property in the 1300 block of Tennessee Street, no arrests were reported. Police also responded on two disturbances this morning.

LDCFM was kept busy as well, responding on four medical emergencies. None of this morning's activity was reported to have resulted in any serious injuries.

The Extreme Heat Warning remains in effect until 8 p.m., Friday. More on this Warning can be found here from the National Weather Service office in Topeka.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 27th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Lawrence Police conducted right around 10 vehicle stops this morning, none of those resulted in any arrests. One of this morning's pedestrian checks lead to an arrest for an out of state warrant. That wanted person was booked into the Douglas County Jail to await extradition and is being held without bond.

Officers also investigated after spotting fireworks in the 400 block of N 4th Street.

LDCFM and LPD responded on two medical emergencies.

None of this morning's activity was reported to have resulted in any serious injuries.

The National Weather Service Office in Topeka has issued an Extreme Heat Warning which will go into effect today at noon and will remain in place until 8 p.m., Friday. More on this Warning can be found here from the National Weather Service.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 26th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Everything kept pretty quiet this morning. Police in Lawrence responded on three disturbances, no serious injuries or arrests were reported.

LPD also caught up with three men, who it sounded like, had been involved in a burglary earlier in the morning in Lawrence. The three were arrested in Eudora and all face numerous charges ranging from Aggravated Burglary to Theft.

None of this morning's activity was reported to have involved any serious injuries.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 25th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Lawrence Police conducted seven vehicle stops this morning, one resulting in an OUI related arrest.

Douglas County Deputies responded on at least two non-injury accidents, both were reported to be car versus deer accidents. Earlier this morning, Lawrence Police investigated a non-injury accident in the 500 block of Indiana at 3 a.m..

Officers also responded on at least three medical emergencies with Fire/Medical.

The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Heat Advisory for Douglas County already this morning. That advisory will go into effect at 1pm and will remain in place until 8pm. Heat Indices are expected to be between 103 and 107. More information on this advisory can be found here from the National Weather Service office in Topeka.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 24th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Lawrence Police conducted nearly 10 vehicle stops this morning, two resulting in OUI related arrests. KUPD also reported making an OUI related arrest.

Police also investigated a non-injury accident in the 500 block of Gateway Drive just after 2:20 a.m..

More than five officers responded on a report of a battery in the 900 block of Iowa street shortly after 2:30 a.m.. No serious injuries were reported in the incident.

Officers responded on a domestic disturbance at 3:32 a.m.. Again, at least five officers responded on the call. One person was taken into custody and faces Domestic Battery and Criminal Damage to Property charges this morning.

Lawrence Police responded on a total of seven disturbances between 2 a.m. and 5 a.m.. None of these incidents were reported to have involved any serious injuries.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 23rd Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Lawrence Police conducted at least seven vehicle stops this morning, one resulting in a OUI related arrest. The Sheriff's Office also conducted a couple vehicle stops with one resulting in a OUI related arrest.

Around 2:20 a.m., Lawrence Police were called to check on a report of gunshots heard in the 2500 block of Cedarwood Avenue. One caller reported hearing what she believed to be two gunshots. Officers checked the area and were not able to locate anything suspicious.

At 2:46 a.m., Police were called to investigate the sound of a possible explosion in the 600 block of N 2nd Street. Two officers checked the area and did not report locating any damage or signs of an explosion.

Officers also recorded two arrests in the 500 block of Colorado after responding on a report of a battery. Both of the arrested people had outstanding warrants for their arrests. One subject had three narcotic related warrants and the other subject had a Failure to Appear in Municipal Court warrant.

None of this morning's activity was reported to have resulted in any serious injuries.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 22nd Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Lawrence Police conducted at least nine vehicle stops this morning. One of those stops resulted in an arrest for an OUI related offense. Another of the stops occurred after a brief vehicle pursuit ended in the 3100 block of Ousdahl Road. At 2:21, an officer reported a vehicle driving recklessly, after a brief pursuit the vehicle stopped. The driver of that vehicle was taken into custody and faces charges of Careless Driving, Attempt to Elude and Interference with the Duties of an Officer.

Shortly before 3:45 a.m., Douglas County Deputies were called to investigate a non-injury accident in the 1300 block of Highway, just west of Baldwin City. Deputies reported a pickup truck had crashed into a ditch and came to rest on top of a guard rail. The driver of the pickup truck was eventually arrested and faces a DWI charge.

It was unclear how the incident was related to the above crash but, Deputies requested an ambulance for a pregnant female who was possibly going into labor at the same scene. Medics along with Baldwin City Fire responded to the scene. Medics transported the woman, about two weeks shy of her due date, to LMH.

Back in Lawrence, Police were called out twice to the same intersection after construction cones were moved into lanes of traffic.

Officers were involved in a foot pursuit just after 7 a.m.. The Officer called out the chase at 7:05 with a black male suspect running northbound along Ousdahl Road from 24th Street. Officers were able to catch up with the male about two minutes later in the 1600 block of W 22nd Terrace. It sounded as though the man had numerous warrants for his arrest. As of this report he has not been booked into the County Jail.

Police also responded on a couple disturbances and cited numerous parking violations in Lawrence. None of this morning's activity was reported to have resulted in any serious injuries.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 21st Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Lawrence Police conducted 11 vehicle stops this morning. Two of those vehicle stops resulted in arrests for active warrants.

Eudora Police and Fire responded on a tree branch which caught a utility pole on fire. Police reported that the small fire burnt itself out prior to the Fire Department's arrival.

Westar Energy reported 1,137 customers without electricity service this morning around 2 a.m.. That number decreased throughout the morning and was down to 62 Westar Customers in the county and just under 100 KCP&L customers. As of 8 a.m., KCP&L still shows 97 customers without electricity in southern Douglas County, Westar Energy shows 11 customers without in the county.

None of this morning's activity was reported to have involved any serious injuries.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 20th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Deputies on the north side of Lecompton reported arresting two people who were said to be tampering with railroad equipment. The arrests occurred shortly before 3 a.m., without many details provided over the radio. Both suspects, a male and female from the Topeka area, were booked into the Douglas County Jail where they both face several charges including; Trespassing on a Railroad Right of Way, Tampering with a Traffic Signal, and Criminal damage to Property.

Police in Lawrence conducted seven vehicle stops this morning, two resulting in arrests. The first arrest was OUI related and the second was said to be for a warrant, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of a Controlled Substance.

Officers also responded on one medical emergency with LDCFM.

None of this morning's activity was reported to have resulted in any serious injuries.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 19th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical

A very quiet morning for Police and Fire/Medical.

Police conducted numerous building checks and responded on two medical emergencies with LDCFM.

Baldwin City Officers also responded on two medical emergencies this morning.

None of this morning's activity resulted in any arrests.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 18th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

This morning started off fairly routine for Police in Lawrence. A few car stops and building checks between 1:30 and 4 a.m..

Just after 4 a.m., KUPD and LDCFM were called to check on a subject who reported they were possibly bit by a spider at their on-campus apartment. The person was transported to LMH by Medics.

At 4:08 a.m., a Lawrence Police Officer reported being involved in a vehicle pursuit with a car just south of 23rd and Iowa. The vehicle was said to be driving just above the speed limit. After zigzagging towards Holcom Park the vehicle stopped suddenly in a nearby apartment complex where the driver ran from the vehicle. The Officer gave chase on foot and spotted the suspect entering an apartment. At least 8 Officers responded to assist in surrounding the building. The suspect surrendered to Police a short time later. The male suspect was booked into the County Jail on charges of Attempt to Elude, Interference with the Duties of an Officer and Driving While Suspended/Revoked. County Records show the man posted $300 bail and was released just after 6 a.m..

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 17th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Lawrence Police conducted four vehicle stops this morning, one of those resulting in an OUI related arrest. The Kansas Highway Patrol was also in Lawrence this morning and conducted two vehicle stops, one resulting in a DWI and Open Container arrest. Scanner traffic on the KHP arrest also sounded like this arrest will be the driver's third DWI offense.

Around 3:30 a.m., Police were called to the 1400 block of Marilee Drive after receiving a report of possible gunshots heard in the area. The caller reported five "pops" a pause and then three more "pops." Officers responded to the area and located a disturbance in front of an address. Those officers reported that they did not believe to sounds the caller heard to be gunshots. No injuries were reported in the disturbance.

Officers also received information on a burglary and responded on a noise complaint.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 16th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Police in Lawrence conducted five vehicle stops this morning, with one resulting in an OUI related arrest. The Kansas Highway Patrol also reported making a DWI related arrest in the EB lanes of I-70 near milepost 203.

Around 3 a.m., Eudora Police reported a vehicle eastbound on K-10 in excess of 80 miles per hour. Officers were not able to catch up with that vehicle. Johnson County Deputies checked their side of county line and were not able to locate the vehicle.

The rest of this morning was fairly normal for an early Saturday, a few small disturbances and one noise complaint.

Just before 7:30 a.m., LDCFM was dispatched to respond on an injury accident in the 100 block of Highway 40 in Lecompton. A caller to 911 reported that a motorcycle had struck a deer. The subject on the motorcycle was said to be unconscious at that time. Fire/Medical arrived and reported that the patient was now conscious. A LifeNet Medical helicopter was initially requested and then told to disregard. The injured person was transported to Stormont-Vail in Topeka by ground and was said to be in critical condition.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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June 15th Early Morning Law Enforcement & Fire/Medical wrap up

Lawrence Police and Fire/Medical were called to the intersection of E 19th Street and Barker Avenue just before 2:10 a.m. on a report of an injury accident involving a motorcycle. Officers arrived quickly and reported possibly critical injuries. Medics arrived a short time later and advised that the injuries were serious. Crews did request the availability of a helicopter, both LifeStar, LifeNet and LifeFlight Eagle declined the flight due to weather in the Lawrence area. The injured person, reported to be a male in his mid-20's, was transported to LMH. Medics reported a 4-5 inch "gash" on the man's lower leg, Police also reported that the leg was possibly fractured. Officers later reported that the man's leg was not broken. Police continue to investigate the accident and what, if any, role alcohol played in it's cause.

Police were called to investigate a battery in the 800 block of Ohio Street at 2:14 a.m.. Officers caught up with and arrested two men who were reported to be the suspects in the incident. Both men were booked into the County Jail where they face battery charges. Police requested for medics to respond to the scene non-emergency to treat the victim, injuries were not said to be life threatening.

Just a few minutes later, an officer reported a disturbance in the 1000 block of Massachusetts Street. That officer was able to handle the incident quickly and sent everyone their separate ways without the assistance of any other officers.

Officers in Lawrence handled a total of three disturbances between 2-3 a.m..

At least three officers responded on a report of criminal damage to property in the 1700 block of W 6th Street, around 5 a.m.. Officers arrived and were able to arrest the suspect.

At 6:15 a.m., Police were called to investigate a trespassing complaint at a Hotel in the 700 block of Iowa Street. While investigating the complaint, an officer reported finding a fire between floors on a staircase. The officer was able to use his fire extinguisher and knocked the fire down. Fire/Medical responded a full alarm response and confirmed that the fire was out. An Investigator was not requested to the scene. As of this report, no arrests have been reported related to the original trespassing complaint.

The activity blogged here is only a sampling of some of the things that Douglas County Law Enforcement and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical respond on. To see a complete list of Lawrence Police activity, the department has that available on their website along with several easy to use maps that show approximate locations for Police activity.

Some of the activity blogged above was reported as it was unfolding by Operation 100 News. Learn how to receive breaking news updates here.

My listening hours as well as contact information is located on my Facebook page. Don't forget to give me a "Like" while you are there.

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