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Wed June 24, 2015
Health and Welfare

Lexington Safety Fair Offers Chance to Build Positive Relationships

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Children and adults alike will be schooled this weekend in Lexington on a variety of safety issues.  Officials with the inaugural Summer Safety Fair aim to provide positive interaction between police and children.

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Mon June 22, 2015

Lexington Police Investigating Weekend Shooting at Douglas Park

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Lexington police are continuing their investigation into a shooting incident Sunday at Douglas Park.

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Wed July 9, 2014

Lexington Police Consider Fee for Personal Use of Cruisers

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Lexington police officers may be asked to pay a monthly fee to use their cruisers for personal reasons.  The issue came before Tuesday’s meeting of the Urban County Council's Public Safety Committee.  Mayoral Senior Advisor Scott Shapiro says the aim is to increase police presence throughout the community.  He says officers would pay a fee of $50 per month for personal use of police vehicles.  “That helps police officers convenience, but it certainly helps the city to have a greater police presence out driving around," said Shapiro.

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