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Silver Alert Issued For Missing Lancaster Senior Citizen

Lancaster Police are searching for a 65-year-old man diagnosed with cognitive impairment who was last seen on Monday night.

08/12/2014

A Chihuahua (Photo: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Sheriff: Lancaster Man Threw Girlfriend’s Puppy From Speeding Vehicle

Authorities say a Lancaster man killed his girlfriend’s 6-week-old chihuahua mix by throwing it out the window of a speeding car.

06/12/2014

Suspect Santos Quezada (Credit: Lancaster PD)

Suspect Arrested In Fatal Hit And Run In Lancaster

Lancaster Police have arrested a suspect believed to be the driver in a deadly hit and run accident in Lancaster last weekend.

02/07/2014

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Lancaster Police Searching For Deadly Hit And Run Driver

Investigators say they found an unidentified 21-year-old man lying dead on the side of the road in Lancaster on Saturday morning.

02/04/2014

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6 Lancaster Elementary School Students Allege Abuse By Teacher

Six Lancaster Elementary School students questioned by district police officers reported physical abuse at the hands of a teacher.

09/13/2013

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Scheduled Execution Of Dallas Woman Would Be 500th For State

Texas, the nation’s busiest death penalty state, is set to mark a solemn moment in criminal justice Wednesday with the execution of convicted killer Kimberly McCarthy.

06/26/2013

Officer Dustin Dodson died Saturday night after a traffic accident earlier in the day. (Photo credit: Lancaster Police Department).

18-Year Jail Sentence For Crash That Killed Cop

A driver blamed for a 2012 crash that left an off-duty North Texas police officer dead has been sentenced to 18 years in prison.

06/04/2013

Officer Dustin Dodson died Saturday night after a traffic accident earlier in the day. (Photo credit: Lancaster Police Department).

Man Pleads Guilty In Crash That Killed Officer

A man accused of causing a crash last year that killed an off-duty North Texas police officer has pleaded guilty to intoxication manslaughter and leaving the scene of an accident.

05/30/2013

Officer Dustin Dodson died Saturday night after a traffic accident earlier in the day. (Photo credit: Lancaster Police Department).

Man On Trial For DUI Crash That Killed Officer

Testimony is set to begin on Wednesday in the trial of a man who has been accused of driving drunk and killing a Lancaster police officer.

05/29/2013

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7th Street Bridge Closure Causing Major Delays

Construction shut down the busy West 7th Street bridge Thursday as the bridge is rebuilt.

05/09/2013

Tornado near the Lancaster/Red Oak area - Credit: Patrick Miller

Lancaster Still Rebuilding After Tornado Last Year

A grim anniversary is looming; next week will be the one year since a tornado ripped through North Texas and hit Lancaster especially hard.

03/31/2013

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Suspect Dead After Lancaster Gun Battle

A gun battle at a Lancaster apartment complex on Wednesday night ended with the death of a man who police have identified as an armed robbery suspect.

03/28/2013

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