Public Safety

Lawrence man sentenced to over 10 years for possessing child pornography

A Lawrence man was sentenced to more than 10 years on Friday in connection with multiple counts of possession of child pornography. The man, Michael William Wicks, 54, pleaded guilty in February to three felony counts of sexual exploitation of a child under the age of 18 as part of a plea ...

Lawrence police blotter for May 15, 2024

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 up to 6 a.m. on the date listed and extending back to 6 a.m. on the previous day. Each listing includes a date, time and ...