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Fire at Merrimac Paper Co. in Lawrence. (Photo from Lawrence PD)

Fire Destroys Lawrence Paper Mill

The roof caved in at the Merrimac Paper Company building in Lawrence on Monday.

01/13/2014

Jose Santiago (Credit: Lawrence Police)

Former State Rep. From Lawrence Arrested

Former state Representative and police sergeant was arrested Saturday for violating an abuse prevention order.

01/06/2013

Lawrence Police found a makeshift dentist office. (Photo credit: Lawrence Police)

Lawrence Police Find Illegal Dental Office, Woman Had 30 Patients

Police are seeking criminal charges against a woman who was operating an illegal dentists office out of an apartment.

12/12/2012

Lawrence Police

8 Cats Found Dead In Lawrence In 2 Weeks

Eight cats have been found dead in one neighborhood in the last two weeks, according to Lawrence Police Chief John Romero.

11/13/2012

Video shows a SUV hitting a girl and then driving away.

Lawrence Police Seek Driver In Hit-And-Run Caught On Video

Lawrence Police are hoping a video can help them solve a case. It was recorded the night a little girl ran into a street in Lawrence, and was hit by an SUV.

09/20/2012

(Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

.45 Caliber Bullet Discovered In Jar Of Peanut Butter At Lawrence School

A bullet was found in a seemingly sealed jar of Teddie Peanut Butter at the School for Exceptional Studies in Lawrence on Monday.

08/30/2012

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Lawrence Man Arrested For Pistol-Whipping Clerk

A Lawrence man has been arrested for pistol-whipping a store clerk on New Year’s Eve.

01/22/2012

Lawrence Police

Mayor Says Lawrence Still “Safe” Despite 44% Spike In Crime Rate

Lawrence Mayor William Lantigua insists that his city is safe even though the crime rate has spiked in Lawrence in the last year.

09/19/2011

Steven Robert Bankert (photo courtesy: Lawrence police)

Lawrence Laundromat Owner Allegedly Stole $55,000 In Gas

A Lawrence laundromat owner offering free dryer service has been accused of stealing $55,000 worth of natural gas.

05/23/2011

(credit: AP)

2 Arrested After Attempted Armed Robbery In Lawrence

Two men were taken into custody after being holed up inside an apartment above a liquor store they allegedly tried to rob on Sunday.

03/06/2011

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