hate crime http://kios.org en Omaha police probe assault as anti-gay hate crime http://kios.org/post/omaha-police-probe-assault-anti-gay-hate-crime <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police have begun investigating an assault in the Old Market area as a hate crime.</span> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 13:04:16 +0000 Associated Press 38242 at http://kios.org Trial set for Lincoln woman accused of hate crime hoax http://kios.org/post/trial-set-lincoln-woman-accused-hate-crime-hoax <p></p><div style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 13px; line-height: 15px;"><p>LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The trial for a former University of Nebraska women's basketball player charged with faking a hate-crime attack has been set for Jan. 7.</p> Wed, 21 Nov 2012 01:40:23 +0000 Associated Press 22269 at http://kios.org Police say Lincoln hate crime was a hoax http://kios.org/post/police-say-lincoln-hate-crime-was-hoax Lincoln Police say a reported hate crime against a 33-year-old woman never happened. The Lancaster County Attorney's office issued an arrest warrant Tuesday afternoon for Charlie Rogers. She was arrested for filing a false police report.  Rogers reported to Lincoln police on July 22nd that she was assaulted by three men wearing ski masks. Police said at that time that derogatory language regarding a person's sexual orientation was also spray painted on the walls of her home. The FBI was involved with the investigation. Wed, 22 Aug 2012 06:00:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 18060 at http://kios.org Reported hate crime leads to Omaha Vigil Against Violence http://kios.org/post/reported-hate-crime-leads-omaha-vigil-against-violence <p>Omaha&rsquo;s Memorial Park is the site of a vigil Thursday night in support of a Lincoln woman who was the victim of a hate crime. Wed, 25 Jul 2012 18:14:34 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 16598 at http://kios.org Lincoln Police investigating a hate crime http://kios.org/post/lincoln-police-investigating-hate-crime <p>Lincoln Police are investigating a hate crime that happened early Sunday morning.</p><p>Lincoln Police spokeswoman Officer Katie Flood says few details are available as the investigation is in its early stages. She says police are investigating a report of an assault and arson at a home on Lincoln&rsquo;s south side.</p><p>Flood says derogatory language regarding a person&#39;s sexual orientation was spray painted inside the home. The victim, a 33-year-old woman, was injured and treated at a Lincoln hospital. She described her alleged attackers as three men wearing masks.</p> Mon, 23 Jul 2012 17:24:29 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 16476 at http://kios.org