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Creighton University officials estimate more than 5,000 people will attend the visitation or funeral of an Omaha Police officer shot and killed last week.

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Funeral arrangements are set for a 29-year-old Omaha Police officer killed Wednesday in a shootout.

Omaha Police Department via Facebook

Flags will be at half-staff until dusk Monday in Omaha to honor a Police officer killed Wednesday in a shooting.

(Updated 10:45 a.m.) Iowa Governor Terry Branstad: "I wish to extend my deepest condolences to the family and friends of Officer Kerrie Orozco. As a former military policeman, I am keenly aware of the dangers law enforcement face every single day on the job. Officer Orozco served with integrity and was a model peace officer. My thoughts and prayers are with her newborn daughter and her entire family.”

An Omaha Police officer and suspect are dead after a shootout Wednesday afternoon.

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a 4-year-old western Iowa boy has been shot in the back of his neck and another child has been taken into protective custody.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police say two men whose bodies were found at a northeast Omaha residence were victims of homicide.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A judge has dismissed a case filed against a 20-year-old man accused in a drive-by shooting of a 6-year-old girl celebrating her birthday in Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha authorities say a 35-year-old man was able to snatch the gun away from his attacker but was shot in the process.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police are investigating a double homicide after finding two people dead inside an apartment.

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