Crime

Crime stories from Omaha, Nebraska, and Iowa.

Omaha Police are planning a remembrance for a K9 officer shot and killed Saturday during a 26-hour-long standoff.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has ruled that a former doctor accused of killing four people with ties to an Omaha medical school is competent to stand trial.

BLAIR, Neb. (AP) — A judge has resentenced a man convicted of killing a 21-year-old Blair woman nearly 33 years ago.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha mosque has again been targeted by vandals.

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A 25-year-old woman has been given three years of probation for setting fires in Council Bluffs.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A 67-year-old Nebraska woman has been imprisoned for mail fraud.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man will spend at least 11 years in prison for the February 2014 rape of a 16-year-old girl.

NIOBRARA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say they're seeking a man who disarmed a police officer in northeast Nebraska, pointed the gun at the officer and then ran.

PERCIVAL, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a western Iowa resident was charged with assault after using racial slurs and spraying diesel fuel on a man at a convenience store.

A four-year-old girl is Omaha’s first homicide of 2016.

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