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‘Isn’t that illegal?’ – Fireworks questions and answers for Summer 2022

Do's and Don'ts for a safe and legal summer By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (June 12, 2022) – As anticipation for Fourth of July increases, so...

IL passes legislation to expand use of expressway cameras for law enforcement

New laws build on initiatives to reduce carjackings and improve public safety, state says Information provided by the Governor's Office CHICAGO, Ill. (June 8, 2022) –...

LPD says recreational scanner-listening will be a thing of the past

Police communications to go digital this year By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (May 27, 2022) – For years, curious residents with access to a radio scanner...

School Resource Officer coming to District 158 schools

Recent violence at Memorial Jr. High highlights need for SRO, say D158 and LPD By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (June 4, 2022) – A School Resource...

Policing the ‘world’s oldest profession’ in Lansing

Undercover cops, fake accounts, and strategic checks all part of LPD's response to prostitution By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (May 27, 2022) – From January through...

Calumet City man charged with attempted murder in machete attack near Lansing apartment

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (May 26, 2022) – Rashard Crosby of Calumet City has been charged with attempted first degree murder after attacking a...

Onward and upward – Lansing firefighter finds more ladders to climb

By Jennifer Yos LANSING, Ill. (May 16, 2022) – Firefighter and paramedic Jeremy Taylor is coming up on his 21st anniversary with the Lansing Fire...

Thornton Township teen missing

Public asked to call Cook County Sheriff's Office with information: 847-635-1188 information provided by Cook County Sheriff's Office COOK COUNTY, Ill. (May 5, 2022) – Cook...

District 158 responds to ‘fighting and mob action’ at Memorial Jr. High

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (April 14, 2022) – Lansing School District 158 released a letter on Wednesday sharing some details and results of a...

Police investigate fatal shooting at South Holland gas station

Information provided by the Village of South Holland SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. – At approximately 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12, South Holland Police responded to...

Lansing Police Department donates armored vests to Ukraine effort

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (April 12, 2022) – The Lansing Police Department has donated some of its unused ballistic vests to aid ongoing efforts...

Lansing honors Officer Kenneth Novak 30 years after his death

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (April 8, 2022) – Last year, Lansing Mayor Patty Eidam named April 8 as Lansing Fallen Heroes Memorial Day, a...

Two shootings in three days – Lansing Police respond

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (April 7, 2022) – Two shootings occurred in Lansing this week, one in an apartment complex on 175th Street, and...

Application window nears end for Lansing Police’s first-ever Diversity Scholarship

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (April 6, 2022) – The night Al Phillips was sworn in as Lansing's Police Chief in June of 2021, he...

‘Minor injuries’ for TF South students after bus collision in Lansing

Above: A bus of TF South Girls Track Team members was hit on its back, right side in a vehicle collision on Tuesday, April...