A public defender office for Douglas County? Criminal justice council hears about possible advantages, costs, process to implement

Even if Douglas County decided today that it wanted to pursue a public defender office, it would take years to implement, the county’s Criminal Justice Coordinating Council heard at its meeting Tuesday. The concept of such an office has come ...

A public defender office for Douglas County? Criminal justice council hears about possible advantages, costs, process to implement

By: Mackenzie Clark

Even if Douglas County decided today that it wanted to pursue a public defender office, it would take years to implement, the county’s Criminal Justice Coordinating Council heard at its meeting Tuesday. The concept of such an office has come ...

August 11, 2020 @ 2:56pm

Lawrence police blotter for Aug. 11, 2020

By: Staff Report

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 ...

August 11, 2020 @ 1:02pm

Lawrence police blotter for Aug. 10, 2020

By: Staff Report

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 ...

August 10, 2020 @ 2:20pm

Man sentenced to 3 years of probation in 2015 child solicitation case

By: Mackenzie Clark

A now-teenage girl can still remember the smell of a man’s breath when he asked her to go with him into a men’s restroom more than five years ago, according to a statement that her mother read for the court on Monday. Jonathan S. Nelson, ...

August 10, 2020 @ 12:43pm

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