Police Chief John Romero

Ivan, a K-9 from the Essex County Sherrif's Department.

Police Dog Accidentally Fires Gun In Lawrence

A gun went off near a home in Lawrence early Sunday and it appears that a dog was the shooter.



Lawrence ‘Chaos’: 3 Stabbed, Firefighter Bitten In Drunken Crowds

Three people were stabbed, a firefighter was bitten and a woman was slashed with a razor when drunken crowds lingered outside several Lawrence clubs at closing time over the weekend.


Surveillance cameras caught trucks dumping snow into the Merrimack River.

Lawrence Mayor Catches Trucks Dumping Snow Into Merrimack River

One of the big struggles this winter is where to put all this snow. Crews in Lawrence came up with an answer, but now they’re accused of breaking the law.



Councilor’s Car Involved In Lawrence Hit And Run

Police say the Chevy Avalanche that smashed into another vehicle on Merrimack Street in Lawrence Friday night belongs to Newburyport City Councilor Allison Heartquist.