prisons

Nebraska
2:00 pm
Fri June 27, 2014

Warrants issued for 20-25 former Nebraska inmates

20 to 25 arrest warrants have been issued for inmates who were released from the Nebraska corrections system early.

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Government
8:10 am
Fri February 7, 2014

Lawmakers hear pitch for Nebraska prison reform

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Supporters of a Nebraska prison reform effort are arguing that the state needs to expand its supervised release programs and offer more services to help inmates return to society.

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Government
8:19 am
Thu January 16, 2014

Nebraska lawmaker introduces prison reform plan

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska lawmaker has introduced a plan designed to reduce recidivism and ease overcrowding in the state prison system.

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Government
1:01 pm
Wed January 15, 2014

State of the State: Gov. Heineman calls for tax cuts

Governor Dave Heineman says Nebraska can afford up to $500 million in tax cuts.

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Government
2:55 pm
Mon January 13, 2014

Neb. Gov. Heineman to propose 'good time' changes

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman and Attorney General Jon Bruning will propose a prison reform measure that would eliminate automatic "good time" credit for violent offenders.

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Omaha
2:05 pm
Wed October 16, 2013

Douglas County inmate dies

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Douglas County authorities say a 34-year-old inmate has died.

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