crime

Crime
6:06 am
Thu January 30, 2014

Nebraska is #1 in the country in black homicide victimization

The annual Violence Policy Center study on black homicide victimization ranks Nebraska #1 in the country.

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Crime
8:52 am
Wed January 29, 2014

Murder charges filed in connection with shooting death of Omaha 5-year-old

Four suspects face additional charges in connection with the death of a 5-year-old Omaha girl.

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Crime
8:20 am
Fri January 24, 2014

Service held for Omaha girl killed by stray bullet

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A service has been held for a 5-year-old Omaha girl killed by a stray bullet.

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Crime
7:13 am
Sat January 18, 2014

Lights bill for Neb. citizen patrols advances

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A bill that would let civilian crime-prevention groups patrol the streets with flashing amber lights on their vehicles has won first-round approval from Nebraska lawmakers.

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Crime
7:49 am
Fri January 17, 2014

Family of slain Omaha girl says they want justice

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.

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Crime
8:05 pm
Wed January 15, 2014

Reward offered for information on suspects in killing of a 5 year old girl

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.

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Crime
1:18 pm
Wed January 15, 2014

Omaha girl killed by stray bullet, authorities say

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.

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Crime
2:24 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Feb. 12 competency hearing set in Omaha killings

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has set a Feb. 12 hearing to rule on whether a man accused of four Omaha slayings is competent to stand trial.

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Crime
1:59 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

Report: Neb. prisons missed trouble signs in man

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new state report says prison officials should have done more to get treatment for a former inmate charged with killing four people in Omaha within weeks of his release.

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Nebraska
8:15 am
Tue January 7, 2014

Lawsuit trial begins in 1985 Beatrice slaying case

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An attorney for one of the six people wrongly convicted of the 1985 slaying of a Beatrice woman says the officials responsible have yet to take responsibility for the injustice.

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