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Lansing Police Department plans speed enforcement ‘blitz’ after recent fatalities

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (March 24, 2022) – The Lansing Police Department is going to make speed enforcement a special priority in the coming...

Four Lansing police officers receive Life Saving Award

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (February 4, 2022) – Four Lansing police officers were recognized at the February 1 Village Board meeting for their response...

Ford Heights woman charged in Walmart arson

Bond set at $850,000 By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (January 24, 2022) – A Ford Heights woman has been arrested and charged related to an arson...

K-9 Officer Rico retires from the Lansing Police Department

By Ajia Harris LANSING, Ill. (January 17, 2022) – Officer Rico, the accomplished K-9 police dog that the Lansing Police Department grew to love, has...

Commission appointments, airport taxiways, fire and police proposals—Village Board Agenda 1/18/22

LANSING, Ill. (January 15, 2022) – The January 18 Lansing Village Board meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. with a regular Board meeting, which is...

Photos of Walmart arson suspects released

Lansing Police and Fire seek public's help in Walmart arson investigation by Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (January 13, 2021) – The Lansing Fire Department on Thursday...

Friday night fire at Walmart determined to be intentional, investigation ongoing

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (January 8, 2022) – Officials say at least one individual started a fire at the Lansing Walmart Friday night, forcing...

Lansing Citizen’s Police Academy postponed due to COVID concerns

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (January 6, 2022) – Scheduled to start in two weeks on January 19, the Lansing Citizen's Police Academy has been...

Offender in November Torrence Tap shooting apprehended, charged

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (January 5, 2022) – The shooter in a November 13 incident that left three wounded near a bar on Torrence...

Lansing Neighborhood Watch meeting schedule consolidated in 2022

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (January 4, 2022) – The Lansing Police Department has released the schedule for Lansing Neighborhood Watch beat meetings in 2022,...

Slots still available for Lansing Citizen’s Police Academy

By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (December 30, 2021) – The Lansing Police Department is planning to give interested residents a weekly taste of what being...

Honoring Illinois’ fallen: Half-staff flags for EMT MaShawn Plummer

United States and State flags at half-staff January 4–6 The Department of Central Management Services has received notice from Governor JB Pritzker that all person...

State police and agencies to increase safety enforcements for holiday travel

information provided by the Illinois Department of Transportation SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (December 21, 2021) – The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), Illinois State Police, and more...

Firefighters and Lansing Lions provide gifts for 19 Lansing children

By Carrie Steinweg LANSING, Ill. (December 19, 2021) – For many families, the holiday season means days of celebrations, lavish gifts, and feasts. For other...

‘This bullet was found in our roof’ — Residents and Village respond to violence near Torrence bar

Lan-Oak Liquors — known as "Torrence Tap" and "Buke's Place" — under curfew after multiple disturbances By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (December 17, 2021) – Residents...