February 12, 2016

Denning, Edgerton to host public safety townhall

Johnson County Sheriff Frank Denning will answer questions and address public safety concerns at a forum in Edgerton next week. The city of Edgerton is hosting a townhall meeting with the sheriff on Sept. 15. The event will be at 6:30 p.m. at Edgerton Elementary School.

Johnson County Sheriff Denning opposes additional gun control laws

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com Johnson County’s leading law enforcement officer does not support stricter gun control measures. As Johnson County Sheriff, Frank Denning, Edgerton, said he will never support nor advocate for legislation at any level that would restrict legal possession or ownership of any type of firearm by lawful citizens. Denning issued a press release Continue Reading

Law enforcement collecting unused meds today

Johnson County Sheriff’s deputies and local law enforcement will be collecting unused prescription medications at the Gardner Price Chopper this weekend. Residents can drop off unused, unneeded or expired prescription medications from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the grocery store at 805 E. Main Street in Gardner. In addition, in partnership with the Regional Continue Reading