Police: Thief Stole Woman's Purse As She Visited Husband's GravePolice arrested a man after they said he stole an 80-year-old woman's purse as she was cleaning up her husband's grave site Tuesday morning.
Black Bear In Lawrence Neighborhood TranquilizedA black bear on the loose in a Lawrence neighborhood was tranquilized on Monday afternoon.
Police Say 'Brave' Boy Reported Father Had Drugs In LuggagePolice in Lawrence are praising an 11-year-old boy who reported that his father had drugs in his luggage.
Woman Injured After Crashing Minivan Into Lawrence HomeA 66-year-old woman is recovering from injuries after crashing her minivan into a home in Lawrence.
Central Catholic High School Dean, Coach ResignsCentral Catholic High School parents were notified through an email on Friday afternoon that Richard Nault has resigned.
NH Mom Who Overdosed In Front Of Daughter Could Have Charges DismissedA woman who was seen overdosing in front of her two-year-old daughter on cellphone video last November could have charges against her dropped if she remains clean and sober for two years.
Two Central Catholic Staff Members Placed On Administrative LeaveTwo staff members at Central Catholic High School in Lawrence have been placed on administrative leave while the school investigates accusations of inappropriate behavior.
Former Student Accuses Central Catholic Administrator Of Sex AssaultA Central Catholic High School administrator was fired after a former student accused him of sexual assault.
Man Dies In Chelsea Motorcycle CrashA Lawrence man has succumbed to injuries after a motorcycle crash in Chelsea Sunday evening.
Python Found By Lawrence Elementary School; Police Seek OwnerLawrence police said Wednesday afternoon that a ball python was discovered behind the South Lawrence East Elementary School.
Lawrence Seeks Help To Stem Recent Gun ViolencePolice Chief James Fitzpatrick is asking for extra commitment from state and federal authorities, and a special prosecutor to pursue gun crimes in federal court where penalties are often more severe.
Former Lawrence Court Officer Found Not Guilty Of Raping PrisonerA former Lawrence court officer has been acquitted of charges that he sexually assaulted a female detainee in a courthouse on three occasions.