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Husband of Slain Nebraska Officer Donates Horse to Department's Mounted Unit

November 30, 2018
Hector Orozco—the husband of slain Omaha Police Officer Kerrie Orozco—has donated the family's horse to the Omaha Police Department's Mounted Patrol Unit.

Video: Nebraska Deputies Buy Child Safety Seats for Mom they Stopped for Speeding

November 6, 2018
Dash-cam footage shows two Nebraska deputies installing two brand new child safety seats in an SUV at a traffic stop. Deputy Jason Jones had pulled over the vehicle for speeding when he noticed that the two children in the back seat were not in proper safety seats. He radioed for help, and soon thereafter, Deputy Jessica Manning arrived at the scene, with two newly purchased child safety seats.

Nebraska Deputies Buy 2 Child Safety Seats for Mom they Stopped for Speeding

November 6, 2018
Dash-cam footage shows two Nebraska deputies installing two brand new child safety seats in an SUV at a traffic stop.Deputy Jason Jones had pulled over the vehicle for speeding when he noticed that the two children in the back seat were not in proper safety seats. He radioed for help, and soon thereafter, Deputy Jessica Manning arrived at the scene, with two newly purchased child safety seats. More Here.

Man Attempts to Assault Nebraska Officer with Improvised Flame Thrower

September 2, 2018
A 57-year-old man reportedly used an aerosol spray can and a lighter to shoot a flame at an officer with the Omaha (NE) Police Department on Friday morning.

Nebraska Police Rescue Missing 90-Year-Old Man Who Suffers from Dementia

August 30, 2018
Vitauts Grinvalds had last been seen at around eight o'clock in the morning. Police located him at about four in the afternoon, and returned him safely to his home.

Nebraska Official to Police: Crime Database for Work Use Only

July 5, 2018
Nebraska Crime Commission Executive Director Darrell Fisher has cautioned law enforcement officers in his state to "never use a statewide crime database for anything but law enforcement purposes."

Nebraska Officer Shot During Warrant Service in Stable Condition

June 8, 2018
Columbus (NE) Police Sergeant Brad Wangler, a 19-year veteran of the force, was shot while trying to serve an arrest warrant on a man identified as Jorje Robledo.

Nebraska Troopers Seize 44 Pounds of Suspected Fentanyl at Traffic Stop

May 29, 2018
Troopers searched the vehicle and discovered a false compartment located in the empty trailer. The compartment contained 42 foil-wrapped packages containing 73 pounds of cocaine and 44 pounds of an unknown powder suspected to be fentanyl.

Nebraska State Patrol On Track to Break Marijuana Busts Record

May 11, 2018
The Nebraska State Patrol said they've already confiscated more than 4,500 pounds of marijuana this year and it's only May.

Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center Gets First Female Director

April 26, 2018
Brenda Urbanek, a 28-year employee of the Grand Island training center, will take over as director next week. Urbanek replaces Bill Muldoon, who led the center for 12 years before being named emergency communications director in Sarpy County earlier this year.

Former Nebraska Trooper Charged with Homicide Over Pursuit Crash

February 22, 2018
Timothy "Tim" Flick could get up to two years in jail if convicted of motor vehicle homicide and making a false statement under oath. He also is charged with careless driving, an infraction.

NE Sheriff No Longer Required to Live in Courthouse Apartment

December 11, 2017
The sheriff of Adams County, NE, will no longer be required to live in an apartment inside the county courthouse.

Nebraska Deputy, Teen Suspect Wounded in Sunday Gunfight

September 4, 2017
Douglas County, NE, authorities say a 17-year-old male opened fire on a sheriff’s deputy with a shotgun early Sunday morning. One deputy and the suspect were wounded in the ensuing gunfight, which involved two deputies and an Omaha police officer.

Denver Police Officer Drowns in Nebraska Lake

August 22, 2017
An 11-year veteran of the Denver Police Department drowned while boating in a lake in western Nebraska.

2 Former Omaha Officers Charged With Assault in Man's Death

July 27, 2017
Douglas County, NE, Attorney Don Kleine announced Wednesday that he is charging two of the officers involved in attempts to subdue a mentally ill Oklahoma man who died after being shocked repeatedly with a conducted electrical weapon on June 5.

Omaha Officer Seriously Injured in Traffic Stop Collision

April 5, 2017
An Omaha Police officer was seriously injured Tuesday after a multi-vehicle accident on I-80. Officer Brian Vanderheiden was assisting another officer in a traffic stop at mile marker 444.2 just before 9 a.m. when the accident happened.

Nebraska Tribal Officer Dies in Vehicle Crash

March 27, 2017
Sergeant Curtis Blackbird of the Omaha Nation Law Enforcement Services was killed in a patrol vehicle crash Sunday while responding to a call for service.

Video: Omaha Officers Talk About Saving Man who Jumped Off Bridge

February 9, 2017
"I'm trying to catch up with him in the water. I can't intercept him," reported one officer who leapt into the river to help. The drowning man was being carried away too fast. The failed attempts only furthering his fears.

Omaha Officers Talk About Saving Man who Jumped Off Bridge

February 9, 2017
"I'm trying to catch up with him in the water. I can't intercept him," reported one officer who leapt into the river to help. The drowning man was being carried away too fast. The failed attempts only furthering his fears.

Video: Omaha Officer Dives In and Rescues Man who Jumped Off Bridge into River

February 7, 2017
The incident began when witnesses said the unidentified man jumped off the Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge Monday evening. Witnesses called 911 after they heard the man calling for help from the river.
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