The head of the Burlington Police Department believes there is a misconception among residents about crime and public safety.
Burlington wants to make sure there is no confusion when police are called to potentially deadly situations.
A Burlington man has been arrested in connection with an officer-involved shooting at Catfish Bend Casino Wednesday night.
Burlington has stopped its search for a new home for one of its departments.
The Burlington Police Department arrested Austin Williams, 13, of Burlington and Daniel Lynn, 13, also of Burlington, in connection with a "suspicious" fire at Corse Elementary School.
The juveniles are charged with 2nd Degree Arson, which is a Class C Felony that carries a maximum penalty of ten years in prison.
The Burlington Fire Department responded to an automatic fire alarm at the school at 9:07 P.M. on Sunday, August 5. They discovered a fire on the roof and smoke in the hallways.
The estimated damage to the school is less than $10,000.