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KOLN Lincoln
Omaha Police Respond to Report of Man Severing Own HandOMAHA, Neb.-- Omaha police say a man severed one of his own hands with a knife
Omaha Police Respond to Report of Man Severing Own Hand
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 4 hours ago
OMAHA, Neb.-- Omaha police say a man severed one of his own hands with a knife at his home, then fled in his car before crashing it into a bridge in east Omaha. Police say the incident began around 9:20 p.m. Monday when a woman called to report her... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Man who severed his own hand crashes car at 24th and I-480A car crash Tuesday morning led to the discovery of a man who had severed his o
Man who severed his own hand crashes car at 24th and I-480
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 7 hours ago
A car crash Tuesday morning led to the discovery of a man who had severed his own hand. The crash happened along 24th Street near Interstate 480 around 7:45 a.m. Quentin Dunaway, 32, was driving a red Ford Fusion when he crashed into the bridge... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Murder suspect used shotgun on victim during fight, detectives sayJames Cotton will stand trial for the shooting death of Trevor Bare. A Douglas
Murder suspect used shotgun on victim during fight, detectives say
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 7 hours ago
James Cotton will stand trial for the shooting death of Trevor Bare. A Douglas County judge ordered Cotton to District Court after a preliminary hearing Tuesday. Omaha Police homicide detectives detailed the fight before the gunfire during... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Man arrested in weekend death investigationAn arrest has been made in a weekend death investigation. Officers were dispat
Man arrested in weekend death investigation
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted yesterday
An arrest has been made in a weekend death investigation. Officers were dispatched to a reported assault Saturday morning at 4:02 a.m. near 63rd and Grover streets. John Hanes, 48, was pronounced dead at the scene by medics. [Read: Omaha police... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Omaha police investigate man's deathOmaha police are at the scene of a death investigation near 63rd and Grover str
Omaha police investigate man's death
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 3 days ago
Omaha police are at the scene of a death investigation near 63rd and Grover streets. An assault call came in around 3:00 a.m. Officers responded and found a man dead inside a mobile home. Two people have been taken in for questioning. Stay with... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Police Identify Motorcyclist Killed in CrashOMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Omaha Police have identified the victim of a fatal traffic
Police Identify Motorcyclist Killed in Crash
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 4 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Omaha Police have identified the victim of a fatal traffic accident Thursday afternoon as Sean E. Miner, 29, of Ralston. Miner was riding a Suzuki XR1 motorcycle westbound on Q Street shortly before 3:30 p.m. Police say he was... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Omaha police, schools on high alert after stranger danger reportsThree child enticement incidents in the last month in the metro have authoritie
Omaha police, schools on high alert after stranger danger reports
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 6 days ago
Three child enticement incidents in the last month in the metro have authorities on alert. Lincoln has also been having problems -- three reports of strangers approaching kids in the last week. Police and Omaha Public Schools are on high alert... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Bank robbery suspect arrested within minutes, found near parking lotOmaha police are investigating a Wednesday morning bank robbery after officers
Bank robbery suspect arrested within minutes, found near parking lot
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 6 days ago
Omaha police are investigating a Wednesday morning bank robbery after officers quickly arrested the suspect near the bank's parking lot. "It was mainly because of the people calling in that gave us the great description and the direction of travel... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Heng charged with 2nd degree murder in shooting of Robert LaneUPDATE: Carl Heng is charged with 2nd degree murder and use of a weapon to comm
Heng charged with 2nd degree murder in shooting of Robert Lane
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 6 days ago
UPDATE: Carl Heng is charged with 2nd degree murder and use of a weapon to commit a felony. Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine confirmed Wednesday that Heng had a concealed weapons permit. "He had a concealed carry permit, so he was carrying... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Pedestrian hit by minivan near 25th, L streetsOne person suffered critical injuries Tuesday night after being hit by a Dodge
Pedestrian hit by minivan near 25th, L streets
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 6 days ago
One person suffered critical injuries Tuesday night after being hit by a Dodge minivan on L Street shortly before 10 p.m. Omaha police say Luis Soto, 57, is being treated for head, chest and leg injuries which are considered... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Report: 2 men try to lure girl into van with candy TuesdayTwo men allegedly tried to entice a girl into a van with candy Tuesday afternoo
Report: 2 men try to lure girl into van with candy Tuesday
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 6 days ago
Two men allegedly tried to entice a girl into a van with candy Tuesday afternoon, according to the girl's mother. A neighborhood street typically filled with children was filled with police minutes after. The 7-year-old girl said the incident... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Omaha police sergeant gets probation, fine in DUI caseAn Omaha police sergeant suspected of driving under the influence has entered a
Omaha police sergeant gets probation, fine in DUI case
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 7 days ago
An Omaha police sergeant suspected of driving under the influence has entered a plea deal. Jason Christensen was pulled over in June after he was seen weaving down 72nd Street, according to Ralston police. He entered a plea on Tuesday of no contest... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Victim dies after Monday's 99th and Q shootingOmaha police said a man critically injured in south Omaha Monday has died. The
Victim dies after Monday's 99th and Q shooting
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 7 days ago
Omaha police said a man critically injured in south Omaha Monday has died. The victim has been identified as Robert T. Lane, 25. Authorities say the shooting followed a fight shortly before 10 p.m. Monday at the Enclave Apartments near 99th and Q... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Man shot, seriously injured Monday near 99th and QA man is in critical condition after a shooting at the Enclave Apartments near
Man shot, seriously injured Monday near 99th and Q
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 7 days ago
A man is in critical condition after a shooting at the Enclave Apartments near 99th and Q streets. Omaha police say the shooting followed a fight shortly before 10 p.m. Monday. Witnesses say they heard several gunshots "in pretty rapid succession"... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Strength Behind the Blue holds first meeting at police union hallMore than 70 people packed the police union hall Monday night. Each calls thems
Strength Behind the Blue holds first meeting at police union hall
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 7 days ago
More than 70 people packed the police union hall Monday night. Each calls themselves the Strength Behind the Blue and they all have one thing in common: concern for their police officer spouse's safety. "We're already a family," Ashley Desciscio... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Video released of last week's Boost Mobile robberyThe Omaha Police Department released video of last week's robbery at a metro el
Video released of last week's Boost Mobile robbery
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 8 days ago
The Omaha Police Department released video of last week's robbery at a metro electronics store. Officers were dispatched to a robbery at the Boost Mobile on 32nd Avenue and Leavenworth Street on Aug. 18 at 11:51 p.m. [Watch the video... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Man Flees Police, Hits Parked VehicleA pursuit spanning Council Bluffs to Omaha started when Council Bluffs Police f
Man Flees Police, Hits Parked Vehicle
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 10 days ago
A pursuit spanning Council Bluffs to Omaha started when Council Bluffs Police found a stolen white 2009 Dodge Ram truck with Colorado license plates near 16th and High Street around 9 Friday night. The driver of the stolen truck, 27-year-old Jeffery... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Support Blue LED tree added in memory of Officer OrozcoA new tribute has been added to the front of the Omaha police headquarters. Th
Support Blue LED tree added in memory of Officer Orozco
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 11 days ago
A new tribute has been added to the front of the Omaha police headquarters. The addition is a Support Blue LED tree placed at the facility Friday to honor fallen Officer Kerrie Orozco. The tree was donated by Holy Dynamics after the death of Orozco... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
OPD sergeant accused of drunk driving, causing $1,500 in damageAn Omaha police sergeant is accused of driving drunk. The report shows Mark No
OPD sergeant accused of drunk driving, causing $1,500 in damage
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 11 days ago
An Omaha police sergeant is accused of driving drunk. The report shows Mark Noonan produced $1,500 in damage with his Chevy Silverado truck to two Omaha properties. Then Douglas County authorities said he drove around 1 a.m. on Aug. 15. One of the... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Investigators continue search for second person involved in St. Cecilia assaultInvestigators continue their search for the second person involved in an attack
Investigators continue search for second person involved in St. Cecilia assault
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 11 days ago
Investigators continue their search for the second person involved in an attack at St. Cecilia Cathedral on Sunday. The attack was caught on surveillance video, which shows the victim standing in the vestibule, just feet away from the north entrance... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Daughter of man killed in motorcycle crash Sunday pulls family togetherHe was killed when a car crashed into his motorcycle, but Gregory Balcom's fami
Daughter of man killed in motorcycle crash Sunday pulls family together
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 12 days ago
He was killed when a car crashed into his motorcycle, but Gregory Balcom's family wants him to be remembered for more than his final moments. Video: The fatal crash occurred... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Twenty years after Ofc. Jimmy Wilson's death, social media spreads his storyTwenty years ago today, a young Omaha police officer lost his life in the line
Twenty years after Ofc. Jimmy Wilson's death, social media spreads his story
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 12 days ago
Twenty years ago today, a young Omaha police officer lost his life in the line of duty. It's a loss the Omaha Police Department will never forget, and they are using social media to share his story. Jimmy Wilson Jr. was shot and killed attempting... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Man Shot July 26 Has Died, Omaha Police SayOMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Authorities say a 27-year-old man has died more than three
Man Shot July 26 Has Died, Omaha Police Say
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 12 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Authorities say a 27-year-old man has died more than three weeks after being shot in the backyard of a home in northeast Omaha. Police say Ran'dell Busch died Wednesday. He was shot on July 26 and taken to Creighton University... Read more
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Independent
Security footage shows 72-year-old woman assaulted and robbed inside Nebraska churchWatch the disturbing attack below. Discretion advised. The incident occurred o
Security footage shows 72-year-old woman assaulted and robbed inside Nebraska church
Independent / Posted 12 days ago
Watch the disturbing attack below. Discretion advised. The incident occurred on Sunday morning at the Saint Cecilia Cathedral in Omaha where an elderly woman is seen looking at a brochure in the front foyer, before being blindsided by two men. The... Read more
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FOX News
Nebraska police arrest suspect in assault, robbery of elderly womanNebraska police said on Wednesday they have arrested a suspect after a 76-year-
Nebraska police arrest suspect in assault, robbery of elderly woman
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
Nebraska police said on Wednesday they have arrested a suspect after a 76-year-old woman was robbed and assaulted inside an Omaha church. The Omaha Police Department said in a statement that 22-year-old Wayman Clark has been arrested after a felony... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
76-old woman recovering after being mugged inside churchA 76-year-old woman is recovering after two men mugged her inside an Omaha chur
76-old woman recovering after being mugged inside church
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 13 days ago
A 76-year-old woman is recovering after two men mugged her inside an Omaha church. Surveillance video from St. Cecilia Cathedral in Omaha shows Lucy Morinelli looking at the parish newsletter between masses when two men snatched her purse, punched... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
OPD investigating man's death in July shooting as a homicidehttp://www.ketv.com/news/man-shot-again-at/34376720A man has died from injuries
OPD investigating man's death in July shooting as a homicide
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 13 days ago
http://www.ketv.com/news/man-shot-again-at/34376720A man has died from injuries suffered in a late July shooting and now the Omaha Police Department is investigating the incident as a homicide. In a release Wednesday, OPD said that Ran'dell Busch,... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Exclusive: 2 pipe bombs found on same metro street in 9 monthsThe man who alerted authorities Monday was in the process of moving into a home
Exclusive: 2 pipe bombs found on same metro street in 9 months
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 13 days ago
The man who alerted authorities Monday was in the process of moving into a home on 61st and Lake streets. Wednesday, he spoke exclusively to KETV NewsWatch 7’s Chinh Doan. "I thought nothing of it, but my mom came in and she said she just watched a... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Woman, 76, robbed, punched inside Omaha churchOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police said Wednesday they have arrested a suspect after a 7
Woman, 76, robbed, punched inside Omaha church
The Evening Sun / Posted 13 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police said Wednesday they have arrested a suspect after a 76-year-old woman was robbed and punched in the face inside an Omaha church. The Omaha Police Department said in a statement that 22-year-old Wayman Clark has been... Read more
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York Daily Record
Woman, 76, robbed, punched inside Omaha churchOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police said Wednesday they have arrested a suspect after a 7
Woman, 76, robbed, punched inside Omaha church
York Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police said Wednesday they have arrested a suspect after a 76-year-old woman was robbed and punched in the face inside an Omaha church. The Omaha Police Department said in a statement that 22-year-old Wayman Clark has been... Read more
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International Business Times
Omaha: 76-year-old woman punched and robbed while attending church [video] A shocking video has been released showing the moment a 76-year-old woman was r
Omaha: 76-year-old woman punched and robbed while attending church [video]
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
A shocking video has been released showing the moment a 76-year-old woman was robbed and beaten while attending a church Sunday service. The CCTV footage from St Cecilia's Cathedral in Omaha, Nebraska shows two apparently teenage boys approach the... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Driver suffers minor injuries in Wednesday morning rollover crashA male driver suffered minor injuries in a rollover accident during the Wednesd
Driver suffers minor injuries in Wednesday morning rollover crash
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 13 days ago
A male driver suffered minor injuries in a rollover accident during the Wednesday morning rush hour. It happened just before 7 a.m. at Fontenelle Blvd. and Meredith Ave. Omaha Police said the driver was heading southbound on Fontenelle when his... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Battle between Stothert, OPD heads to courtThe battle between Mayor Jean Stothert and the Omaha Police Department over con
Battle between Stothert, OPD heads to court
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 14 days ago
The battle between Mayor Jean Stothert and the Omaha Police Department over contract negotiations is now heading to court. Friday, August 14th, the Omaha Police Officers Association asked for a temporary restraining order against city leaders. Mayor... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Extra security stationed at metro elementary school after reports of stranger dangerParents, students and staff were on high alert Tuesday at Sunny Slope Elementar
Extra security stationed at metro elementary school after reports of stranger danger
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 14 days ago
Parents, students and staff were on high alert Tuesday at Sunny Slope Elementary School near 108th and Old Maple after Omaha police said a man tried to lure a child in the area before school. The incident happened on Friday, but the child waited... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
OPD issues warning on school safety after recent reportsThe Omaha Police Department issued a warning Monday night after a man between t
OPD issues warning on school safety after recent reports
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 14 days ago
The Omaha Police Department issued a warning Monday night after a man between the age of 50 and 60 has reportedly twice approached students. According to the release, a student was walking to Sunny Slope Elementary School Friday when a man in a... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Pipe bomb reported near 61st, LakeA situation involving a pipe bomb was reported Monday night in the Omaha metro
Pipe bomb reported near 61st, Lake
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 15 days ago
A situation involving a pipe bomb was reported Monday night in the Omaha metro area. The pipe bomb was reportedly spotted by someone at a home around 5:30 p.m. near north 61st and Lake streets. The Omaha Police Department's bomb squad entered the... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Iowa Motorcyclist Killed in Omaha Collision, Police SayOMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Authorities say a 54-year-old Iowa man has been killed in a
Iowa Motorcyclist Killed in Omaha Collision, Police Say
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 15 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Authorities say a 54-year-old Iowa man has been killed in a three-vehicle collision in south Omaha. The accident occurred a little before 11 a.m. Sunday. Omaha police say a northbound sedan struck the northbound motorcycle and... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Iowa motorcyclist killed in Omaha collisionAuthorities say a 54-year-old Iowa man has been killed in a three-vehicle colli
Iowa motorcyclist killed in Omaha collision
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 15 days ago
Authorities say a 54-year-old Iowa man has been killed in a three-vehicle collision in south Omaha. The accident occurred a little before 11 a.m. Sunday. Omaha police say a northbound sedan struck the northbound motorcycle and then both struck the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Iowa motorcyclist killed in Omaha collision, police sayOMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Authorities say a 54-year-old Iowa man has been killed in a
Iowa motorcyclist killed in Omaha collision, police say
KWWL Iowa / Posted 15 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Authorities say a 54-year-old Iowa man has been killed in a three-vehicle collision in south Omaha. The accident occurred a little before 11 a.m. Sunday. Omaha police say a northbound sedan struck the northbound motorcycle and... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Iowa motorcyclist killed in Omaha collision, police sayOMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Authorities say a 54-year-old Iowa man has been killed in a
Iowa motorcyclist killed in Omaha collision, police say
KTTC Rochester / Posted 15 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Authorities say a 54-year-old Iowa man has been killed in a three-vehicle collision in south Omaha. The accident occurred a little before 11 a.m. Sunday. Omaha police say a northbound sedan struck the northbound motorcycle and... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Police investigating fatal crash near 13th and Y; medical condition believed to be causeOmaha police believe a medical condition could be what triggered a crash that k
Police investigating fatal crash near 13th and Y; medical condition believed to be cause
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 16 days ago
Omaha police believe a medical condition could be what triggered a crash that killed a motorcyclist in south Omaha. The three-vehicle crash was reported around 11 a.m. Sunday near 13th and Y streets. Investigators kept 13th Street closed for 3 1/2... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Omaha police looking for car involved in hit-and-run overnightOmaha police are looking for a vehicle involved in an overnight hit-and-run and
Omaha police looking for car involved in hit-and-run overnight
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 16 days ago
Omaha police are looking for a vehicle involved in an overnight hit-and-run and they told KETV NewsWatch 7 that they have a key piece of evidence. The crash was reported just before 4 a.m. near 41st and Hamilton. Officers said a vehicle hit a car... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Omaha police detectives give boy new bicycleA photo of two Omaha police detectives with a young boy and his new bicycle is
Omaha police detectives give boy new bicycle
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 17 days ago
A photo of two Omaha police detectives with a young boy and his new bicycle is going viral. Detectives Robert Wiley and Dale Thomas, who work in the department’s gang unit, purchased a new bike and helmet for the Omaha boy this week. A photo taken... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
One person hurt after crash involving OPD cruiserA motorist suffered serious injuries after colliding with an Omaha police cruis
One person hurt after crash involving OPD cruiser
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 18 days ago
A motorist suffered serious injuries after colliding with an Omaha police cruiser. The crash happened in the intersection of 29th Street and St Marys Avenue just before midnight. Investigators say the southbound cruiser struck the rear passenger... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Omaha man cited for selling alcohol to a minorAn Omaha man has been cited for providing alcohol to a minor who police say cau
Omaha man cited for selling alcohol to a minor
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 20 days ago
An Omaha man has been cited for providing alcohol to a minor who police say caused a traffic crash last week. Three people were hurt in the collision. Lavontae Richard, 18, was cited for one count of selling liquor to a minor, according to the... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
OPD, Project Harmony team up to discuss gang influence, preventionExperts say over the years gang influences reach younger and younger children.
OPD, Project Harmony team up to discuss gang influence, prevention
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 21 days ago
Experts say over the years gang influences reach younger and younger children. Tuesday, an event was held to educate those who work first-hand with the kids, helping people recognize the signs of gang influence before it can ruin a life. "They truly... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Suspects, 12 and 13 years old, arrested after gunfireTwo suspects, ages 12 and 13, were taken into custody Monday after the 13-year-
Suspects, 12 and 13 years old, arrested after gunfire
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 21 days ago
Two suspects, ages 12 and 13, were taken into custody Monday after the 13-year-old fired shots at a man, according to the Omaha Police Department. The victim was not hit. police said. A 14-year-old was questioned in connection with the incident and... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Omaha Police Officer Arrested in Domestic Assault CaseOMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Authorities say a 41-year-old Omaha police officer has been
Omaha Police Officer Arrested in Domestic Assault Case
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 21 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Authorities say a 41-year-old Omaha police officer has been arrested, accused of domestic assault. A police report says the girlfriend of Christopher Duffek called for help around 3 a.m. Saturday. Officers who responded say she... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Police release video of Kum & Go robberyPolice released video Monday night of last Wednesday's robbery of the Kum & Go
Police release video of Kum & Go robbery
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 22 days ago
Police released video Monday night of last Wednesday's robbery of the Kum & Go on north 90th near Boyd Street. One robber can be seen in the video pointing a gun at the clerk, then both of the bandits helped themselves to the cigarettes and alcohol... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Omaha police looking for attempted robbery suspectsPolice are looking for two robbery suspects who tried – and failed – to get int
Omaha police looking for attempted robbery suspects
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 22 days ago
Police are looking for two robbery suspects who tried – and failed – to get into a gas station/grocery store early Monday morning. It happened at 1222 South 24th Street. According to the Omaha Police Department, an employee told police that two... Read more
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