Nebraskans have a new way of doing name-only criminal background checks.
Nebraska would become the 18th state in the United States to abolish the death penalty under a bill introduced by Senator Ernie Chambers of Omaha.
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A mother and her 2-year-old child have been wounded in a shooting at an apartment complex on the east side of Council Bluffs.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Attorneys for a man convicted of killing a husband and wife and their 7-year-old son have filed a motion to try to keep him from being sentenced to death.
PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) — A 37-year-old man has been sentenced to life in prison for fatally shooting his stepdaughter on the front porch of her mother's home in the Omaha suburb of Bellevue.
The Omaha Police Department’s gang unit will expand, and add a specialist in South Omaha.
Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle wants violent offenders to be excluded from a state furlough program for inmates.
An officer-involved shooting in north Omaha Tuesday morning began with a domestic violence 911 call.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man has died after a shooting at a house in north Omaha.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha middle school student is facing charges because police say he threatened to kill some of his classmates who teased him.