Police Officer Pleads Guilty In 2018 Hit-And-Run ChargeA former police officer is charged in a 2018 hit-and-run in the Lakewood area and causing moderate injuries.
Drive-By Birthday Celebration Held In Lakewood For WWII Veteran Turning 105A drive-by birthday party was held on April 26 for World War II veteran Lt. Colonel Sam Sachs, who turned 105.
105th Birthday Party Canceled For World War II Veteran Amid Coronavirus Crisis, Birthday Cards SoughtA World War II veteran's 105th birthday celebration planned for later this month has been thwarted due to the coronavirus pandemic. Now, the Mayor of Lakewood is seeking the public's help in making his milestone birthday memorable.
Fire Crews Rescuing Two People Trapped Under Lakewood BridgeFire crews worked to rescue two people trapped under a bridge in Lakewood as heavy rain poured down in the area Thursday.
Boy, 8, Honored By Lakewood Sheriff's Deputies After Finding Missing Neighbor With Alzheimer'sAn observant 8-year-old was honored in Lakewood Wednesday for his role in finding an 83-year-old man with Alzheimer’s who had wandered away from his home.
First Responders Practice Response To Active Shooter At Hoover Middle School In LakewoodDeputies in tactical helmets had their guns drawn as they ran across the campus of Hoover Middle School, while others dragged bloody bodies to safety. But it wasn’t an active shooter situation – it was an active shooter drill.
Lakewood Man With Diabetes, Schizoaffective Disorder MissingAuthorities say he suffers from schizoaffective disorder and diabetes, and that the person who reported him missing is concerned for his well being.
Lakewood Man Beaten With Baseball Bat During Home InvasionA home invasion in Lakewood Friday left the resident with welts on his back from being beaten with a baseball bat by the intruder.
Infant Abandoned In Lakewood Walmart, Parents SoughtThe boy, estimated at between 12 and 15 months of age, was discovered in a public restroom.
Oh Gosh, Not OSH! Hardware Stores Going Out Of BusinessCustomers of the nearly 90-year-old chain of hardware stores were devastated at the company's announcement it was closing up shop for good.
Suspect Shot After Allegedly Punching Jail Employee, Taking Her Into Cell At Lakewood Sheriff's StationThe deputy-involved shooting happened around 12:50 p.m. at the station located at 5130 Clark Ave.