nikko jenkins

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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Omaha
8:05 am
Wed May 7, 2014

Omaha family sues state over killer's release

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A lawsuit against the state says officials should not have released from prison the eventual killer of an Omaha woman and three other people.

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Crime
2:36 pm
Mon April 21, 2014

Omaha man gets lawyer for death penalty sentencing

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska man convicted of killing four people shortly after he was released from prison last summer will have lawyers representing him when it's decided whether he should be executed.

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Crime
8:44 am
Wed January 1, 2014

Neb. psychiatrist: Man competent for murder trial

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A psychiatrist working for prosecutors says a former prison inmate charged with killing four people in Omaha is competent to stand trial.

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