guns http://kios.org en Omaha Police holding gun amnesty day Saturday http://kios.org/post/omaha-police-holding-gun-amnesty-day-saturday <p>Omaha Police are co-sponsoring a gun amnesty day on Saturday. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 19:30:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 44014 at http://kios.org Family of slain Omaha girl says they want justice http://kios.org/post/family-slain-omaha-girl-says-they-want-justice <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The family of a 5-year-old girl killed by a stray bullet that entered her Omaha home says they do not want retaliation for her death. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 13:49:24 +0000 Associated Press 41673 at http://kios.org Reward offered for information on suspects in killing of a 5 year old girl http://kios.org/post/reward-offered-information-suspects-killing-5-year-old-girl <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">A $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of suspects in the shooting death of a young girl Wednesday morning. Thu, 16 Jan 2014 02:05:30 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 41618 at http://kios.org Omaha girl killed by stray bullet, authorities say http://kios.org/post/omaha-girl-killed-stray-bullet-authorities-say <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 5-year-old girl has died after being struck by at least one stray bullet that entered her home in north Omaha. Wed, 15 Jan 2014 19:18:32 +0000 Associated Press 41596 at http://kios.org Fireworks, gun amnesty day scheduled for July 20th http://kios.org/post/fireworks-gun-amnesty-day-scheduled-july-20th <p>With the Independence Day holiday past, two locations will be open July 20<sup>th</sup> for disposal of fireworks.</p><p>Omaha Police say the upcoming Fireworks Amnesty Day is also a Gun Amnesty Day. Thursday was the last day consumer fireworks could be used legally in Omaha until December 28<sup>th</sup>, per city ordinance. Friday was the last day for fireworks sales in the Omaha metro area.</p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 18:20:25 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 32503 at http://kios.org Western Iowa lawmaker wants gun permit information kept private http://kios.org/post/western-iowa-lawmaker-wants-gun-permit-information-kept-private <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 13px; line-height: 15px;">DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The names of </span>Iowans<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 13px; line-height: 15px;"> with permits to acquire or carry guns would become private information under legislation proposed by a Republican lawmaker.</span></p><div style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 13px; line-height: 15px;"> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 13:58:10 +0000 Associated Press 25764 at http://kios.org Bellevue teen brings pellet gun to school http://kios.org/post/bellevue-teen-brings-pellet-gun-school <p>BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — A Bellevue teen faces charges after police say he brought a pellet gun that looks like the real thing to his high school.</p><div> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 15:06:12 +0000 Associated Press 25492 at http://kios.org OPD to expand gang unit, add staff http://kios.org/post/opd-expand-gang-unit-add-staff <p>The Omaha Police Department’s gang unit will expand, and add a specialist in South Omaha. Mon, 14 Jan 2013 20:55:26 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 24425 at http://kios.org UNMC therapist shares tips for talking with children about school violence http://kios.org/post/unmc-therapist-shares-tips-talking-children-about-school-violence <p>A <a href="http://www.unmc.edu">UNMC</a> therapist says a child’s age and maturity level should guide conversations with them about last week’s school shooting. Mon, 17 Dec 2012 21:00:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 23324 at http://kios.org Heineman: school shooting an "evil tragedy" http://kios.org/post/heineman-school-shooting-evil-tragedy <p>OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman says last week's shooting at a Connecticut elementary school that killed 26, including 20 children, was an evil tragedy, but the response should include more than just gun control. Mon, 17 Dec 2012 17:05:32 +0000 Associated Press 23318 at http://kios.org