Public Safety

Lawrence police blotter for June 28, 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 ...

Mother of Lawrence teen killed in shooting calls for changes following son’s death

Natasha Neal, a prominent Kansas activist, is channeling her grief into a renewed fight for justice and systemic change after her 17-year-old son, Isaiah Neal, was killed by gun violence June 13. Natasha Neal was the activist behind 2020’s Occupy Mass — a Black Lives Matter street protest ...