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Posted on: September 13, 2018

Lawrence Man Arrested in connection with recent Shootings

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Aspart of the ongoing investigations into recent shootings the Lawrence Police Department
has identified and arrested Ariel Toribio, age 18 of Lawrence. 
He has been charged with Assault with a DangerousWeapon, Att...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: September 12, 2018

Lawrence Man Arrested for Arson

Joint investigation by the MA State Police Fire Investigation and Explosions Unit, the Lawrence Fire Department Fire Prevention Unit Lawrence Police Detective Unit leads to an individual responsible for starting 4 fires being identified.

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On Tuesday September 11, 2018 following
a joint investigation by the Massachusetts State Police Fire Investigation andExplosions Unit, the Lawrence Fire Department Fire Prevention Unit and the Lawrence
Police Detective Unit l...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: September 6, 2018

California Man Arrested for Heroin, Fentanyl Trafficking

The Lawrence Police remains committed to work with the US Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration [DEA], Massachusetts State Police, and other Law Enforcement Agencies to combat the opioid epidemic. The Department’s assignment of L...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: September 3, 2018

Two Males in Custody following a Shooting at Early Morning House Party

September
3, 2018

LAWRENCE

Thismorning, Monday, September 3rd, at approximately 5:48 AM, Lawrence Police
responded to the area of 940 Essex Street for a report of shots fired with aman down. Officer Carlos Vieira was to the first to arrive on scene an...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: September 1, 2018

Two Arrested after Shots Fired Call

This was excellent work from the members of the Patrol Division. The Department will continue to aggressively pursue, and bring to justice individual’s who commit illegal acts with firearms.-Chief Roy Vasque

LAWRENCE 

This morning
Saturday September 1st the Lawrence Police Department responded tothe Beacon Projects for a report of shots fired.   Officers working in the area reported that
they heard approximately 2-3 shots.  Offic...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Arrest made through Fingerprint Identification

Detective lifted latent fingerprints from inside the home near the suspect’s point of entry

Lawrence 

On August 22, 2018, Detective Kevin Schiavone arrested a
male linked by fingerprints to a residential burglary on South Bowdoin St.Detective Schiavone was able to lift latent fingerprints from inside the
home near the suspec...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Bailey Street Man Arrested on Drug Charges

Detectives find dugs and evidence while executing arrest warrant

On August 22, 2018, The Street Narcotics Unit, was attempting to arrest Santo Alcantara, age 47 of Lawrence, on outstanding arrest warrants for drug offenses. While attempting to arrest Alcanatara at his Bailey Street home over 26 grams of cocaine and 8 g...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: August 24, 2018

MASS. SEAT BELT USE RISES, BUT STILL BELOW NATIONAL AVERAGE

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STATE HOUSE,BOSTON, AUG. 22, 2018....Seat belts saved an estimated 115 lives in
Massachusetts in 2016, and 45 more could have been saved if 100 percent ofdrivers and passengers buckled up, according t...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: August 22, 2018

Four Arrested in Botched Robbery Attempt

Victim Alerts Officer on a nearby Motor Vehicle Stop

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LAWRENCE 

OnTuesday August 21st 2018, Officer Jose Nunez, of the Lawrence Police Patrol Division, while conducting a motor vehicle stop on Bennington Street was approach by a male who stated that an individual was...

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Police Press Releases
Posted on: August 21, 2018

Viva Lounge Night Club Hours Rolled Back

The City’s Licensing Board, which governs all of the City’s liquor establishments, voted unanimously by a vote of 3-0 to adjust the hours of Viva Lounge located at 179 Essex Street.

     

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LAWRENCE The City’s Licensing Board, which governs all of the City’s liquor establishments, voted unanimously by a vote of 3-0 to adjust the hours of Viva Lounge l...

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Police Press Releases