nikko jenkins

Crime
8:22 am
Tue September 30, 2014

Sister of Nikko Jenkins guilty in 2 robberies

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The sister of a man convicted of killing four Omaha residents in August 2013 has been found guilty of helping rob two of the men.

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Government
11:05 am
Thu September 18, 2014

Psychiatrist: Nebraska failed to treat inmate

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A psychiatrist says he doesn't know why a mentally ill prisoner was released from custody, giving him the chance to kill four people in Omaha.

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Crime
8:10 am
Wed August 13, 2014

Compromise struck in treatment of Omaha killer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has allowed a compromise that will see the state's psychiatric hospital staff treat a man found too mentally unfit to undergo sentencing for killing four people.

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Crime
8:02 am
Thu August 7, 2014

Hearing set for placement of Omaha killer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has set a hearing to find a psychiatric facility that will treat an Omaha man found too mentally unfit to undergo sentencing for killing four people.

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Crime
3:47 pm
Mon August 4, 2014

Psychiatric hospital won't accept murder convict

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A state psychiatric hospital is refusing to accept a man who faces the death penalty for killing four people in Omaha last year.

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Crime
12:44 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

Omaha killer to be sent to psychiatric hospital

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has ordered a man convicted of killing four Omaha people last summer to a state psychiatric hospital for treatment in an effort to restore his mental competency to undergo sentencing.

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Crime
8:17 am
Wed July 16, 2014

Mother of Nikko Jenkins gets prison time

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The mother of a man convicted of killing four people in Omaha last summer has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.

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Crime
8:04 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Judge mulls diagnoses on convicted Omaha killer

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Experts have provided to a judge diverging viewpoints on whether a man convicted of killing four people in Omaha is mentally ill or faking it.

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Crime
2:51 pm
Mon June 2, 2014

Judge orders evaluation in Omaha slayings case

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has ordered a mental evaluation for a man convicted of killing four people in Omaha last year.

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Government
12:57 pm
Fri May 16, 2014

Jenkins case prompts review of Nebraska prisons

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A state official is recommending that lawmakers look into Nebraska's use of solitary confinement on Nikko Jenkins, who was kept in isolation for up to 23 hours a day before his killing spree in Omaha.

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