Expansion of gun amnesty programs, a gun buy-back, and an additional OPD gang specialist are among the recommendations of a task force studying violence in Omaha.
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A task force studying the role of poorly maintained properties in Omaha’s crime activity has released a list of 59 recommendations.
Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle says he’ll accept the changes made by city council members to the 2013 budget.
A vote is scheduled Tuesday afternoon on Omaha’s 2013 budget.
Anyone with a smart phone can snap a picture and report an issue directly to an Omaha department without going to city hall.
Construction could begin next spring on the new headquarters for U.S. Strategic Command.
Three community advocates are asking the Department of Justice to look in to the findings revealed in a gang assessment report.
The president of the Omaha Police Officers Association says the city made the right decision choosing an internal candidate as the new Police Chief.
Dr. Pete Simi, Associate Professor and Dr. Dennis Hoffman, Professor both work in the School of Criminology at UNO.