The Omaha and Bellevue Police Departments are partnering for a gun amnesty day Saturday.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a fourth man has been arrested in the shooting death of a 16-year-old Omaha boy.

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Police have arrested three people in connection with a homicide last month outside a west Omaha nightclub.


Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle says he questions whether a furlough system to help reacclimate inmates into society should be used in some cases.

Omaha’s new Police Chief says staffing and infrastructure are the two areas he’s planning for long-term.

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. 

Omaha's new Police Chief will be sworn-in Wednesday evening.

A 17 year veteran of the Omaha Police Department is the new Police Chief.