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New class of recruits at Omaha Police DepartmentOmaha police welcomed its largest recruit class ever. There are 57 candidates
New class of recruits at Omaha Police Department
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted an hour ago
Omaha police welcomed its largest recruit class ever. There are 57 candidates in the class and Omaha Police Department officials say it's their most diverse class yet. "Their entire worldview is about to change, and probably already has changed in... Read more
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Omaha Police Department's digital forensics team unlocks cases with phonesMatthew Kidder was convicted of the murder of Jessyka Nelson, thanks to the dig
Omaha Police Department's digital forensics team unlocks cases with phones
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 11 hours ago
Matthew Kidder was convicted of the murder of Jessyka Nelson, thanks to the digital forensics squad. [Video: ] "Just because something is deleted doesn't mean we can't... Read more
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Northwest High student in critical condition after stabbing at schoolapproximately 11:30am, two female students were involved in an altercation. One
Northwest High student in critical condition after stabbing at school
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 20 hours ago
approximately 11:30am, two female students were involved in an altercation. One student reportedly stabbed another. The Omaha Police Department was immediatley contacted and OPS is working with them to investigate the situation. We wanted... Read more
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Pursuit crosses state lines, ends with arrestOmaha police tried to pull over a vehicle that was driving recklessly Sunday ni
Pursuit crosses state lines, ends with arrest
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted yesterday
Omaha police tried to pull over a vehicle that was driving recklessly Sunday night. The driver took off, leading to a police pursuit that crossed into Council Bluffs. Omaha's police helicopter followed the vehicle across Interstate 80 around 6:20... Read more
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Vandals caught on camera damaging laundromata closer eye on their seven surveillance cameras. “For the safety of the neigh
Vandals caught on camera damaging laundromat
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted yesterday
a closer eye on their seven surveillance cameras. “For the safety of the neighborhood, I would hope we can get this couple caught,” Johnson said. Anyone with information about the couple can call Omaha police or Crime Stoppers at 402-... Read more
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Shots fired after crash near 42nd Street, Fontenelle BoulevardOmaha police are investigating a report of shots fired following a car accident
Shots fired after crash near 42nd Street, Fontenelle Boulevard
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 2 days ago
Omaha police are investigating a report of shots fired following a car accident Saturday morning. It happened around 11:30 a.m. near 42nd and Fontenelle Boulevard. Douglas County Dispatch says a vehicle ran a red light and crashed into a car.... Read more
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Victim stabbed following fight; sent to hospital with suspectOmaha police are investigating a felony assault that happened Friday evening.
Victim stabbed following fight; sent to hospital with suspect
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 3 days ago
Omaha police are investigating a felony assault that happened Friday evening. It occurred near 108th and M streets around 9:15 p.m. Police say the victim, Kenneth Bolton, 47, stated "he was arguing with the suspect when the altercation became... Read more
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Person cut after fight near 24th, LeavenworthOmaha police responded to reports of a cutting Friday afternoon around 4 p.m.
Person cut after fight near 24th, Leavenworth
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 3 days ago
Omaha police responded to reports of a cutting Friday afternoon around 4 p.m. It happened near 24th and Leavenworth streets. Police say the victim, Foster Watkins, 40, reported being involved in a fight before being stabbed. The victim later went... Read more
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Family asks for community's help finding dog owner after pit bull attackelse’s dog, it could be someone else’s child, could be someone else’s husband t
Family asks for community's help finding dog owner after pit bull attack
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 3 days ago
else’s dog, it could be someone else’s child, could be someone else’s husband that gets attacked by this dog,” Paul said. Omaha police and the Nebraska Humane Society are still investigating. Officers with NHS said they'll continue to patrol the... Read more
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Man arrested after allegedly robbing three banksA person was arrested Thursday after allegedly being involved in three bank rob
Man arrested after allegedly robbing three banks
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 4 days ago
A person was arrested Thursday after allegedly being involved in three bank robberies. Omaha police officers were sent to the First National Bank near 52nd and Hickory streets around 1:30 p.m., the Omaha Police department said in a release. [Watch... Read more
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Shooting suspect is schizophrenic, family sayscampus early Sunday morning was high on marijuana and cocaine. That’s accordin
Shooting suspect is schizophrenic, family says
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 7 days ago
campus early Sunday morning was high on marijuana and cocaine. That’s according to a preliminary toxicology report, the Omaha Police Department said in a media release. Kody Conley, 26, is recovering at CHI Creighton after officers fired... Read more
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Man shot after firing random shots near Creighton campusfiring randomly at vehicles near 22nd and Cuming suffered multiple gunshot woun
Man shot after firing random shots near Creighton campus
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 9 days ago
firing randomly at vehicles near 22nd and Cuming suffered multiple gunshot wounds Sunday morning after a confrontation with Omaha Police. A brief foot pursuit led to a campus-wide alert at Creighton University, but no one on the campus was involved... Read more
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Robbery reported at Creighton Federal Credit UnionOmaha police are investigating a robbery at the Creighton Federal Credit Union
Robbery reported at Creighton Federal Credit Union
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 9 days ago
Omaha police are investigating a robbery at the Creighton Federal Credit Union near 26th & Dodge. It happened just before 11 Saturday morning. Investigators say a man walked into the bank, demanded cash, and got away with an undetermined amount. It... Read more
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'Until you value your own life, who else can?'because everyone should care. "Forgiveness is the key point," he said. "We nee
'Until you value your own life, who else can?'
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 11 days ago
because everyone should care. "Forgiveness is the key point," he said. "We need to forgive each other, guys." Northeast Omaha police joined in, but the event wasn't about them. "We need your help," Scott Gray said. "We've got to work... Read more
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Adopt a Unit program aims to help those in Douglas County Youth CenterWith a few boxes of pizza, a few friendly faces are ready to walk in to a tough
Adopt a Unit program aims to help those in Douglas County Youth Center
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 12 days ago
With a few boxes of pizza, a few friendly faces are ready to walk in to a tough crowd. They are community leaders and Omaha police, but most importantly they're volunteers. Pizza and soda, at the Douglas County Youth Center, is a reward for good... Read more
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Gov. Ricketts to hold town hall meeting in Wayne on Thursdaywoman has been charged with assault after biting a nursing assistant Monday nig
Gov. Ricketts to hold town hall meeting in Wayne on Thursday
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 12 days ago
woman has been charged with assault after biting a nursing assistant Monday night. Baby falls from 2nd floor window in Omaha homeBaby falls from 2nd floor window in Omaha home Police say a baby suffered only some scratches -- and a big scare... Read more
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Woodbine School to close early due to power outagewoman has been charged with assault after biting a nursing assistant Monday nig
Woodbine School to close early due to power outage
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 13 days ago
woman has been charged with assault after biting a nursing assistant Monday night. Baby falls from 2nd floor window in Omaha homeBaby falls from 2nd floor window in Omaha home Police say a baby suffered only some scratches -- and a big scare... Read more
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Google expands Express delivery service to Sioux Fallswoman has been charged with assault after biting a nursing assistant Monday nig
Google expands Express delivery service to Sioux Falls
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 13 days ago
woman has been charged with assault after biting a nursing assistant Monday night. Baby falls from 2nd floor window in Omaha homeBaby falls from 2nd floor window in Omaha home Police say a baby suffered only some scratches -- and a big scare... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Annual Buffalo Roundup to be held in Custer State Parkwoman has been charged with assault after biting a nursing assistant Monday nig
Annual Buffalo Roundup to be held in Custer State Park
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 13 days ago
woman has been charged with assault after biting a nursing assistant Monday night. Baby falls from 2nd floor window in Omaha homeBaby falls from 2nd floor window in Omaha home Police say a baby suffered only some scratches -- and a big scare... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Parking lot syringe costs Target millionswoman has been charged with assault after biting a nursing assistant Monday nig
Parking lot syringe costs Target millions
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 13 days ago
woman has been charged with assault after biting a nursing assistant Monday night. Baby falls from 2nd floor window in Omaha homeBaby falls from 2nd floor window in Omaha home Police say a baby suffered only some scratches -- and a big scare... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Woman describes moment she wakes up, finds intruder standing above herhome, leaving her thankful her family was not harmed. "We were blessed that th
Woman describes moment she wakes up, finds intruder standing above her
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 13 days ago
home, leaving her thankful her family was not harmed. "We were blessed that things happened the way they did," Jackson said. So far, Omaha police have not made any arrests in this case. If you know anything, call Crime Stoppers at 402... Read more
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Programs in Omaha aim to get people away from gangsAbdullah, with Reconnect Inc. Participants in the construction academy class a
Programs in Omaha aim to get people away from gangs
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 13 days ago
Abdullah, with Reconnect Inc. Participants in the construction academy class are receiving support and donations from Omaha police. “Ultimately, if they can't or don't, they continue to be a risk to themselves, their family. And the community... Read more
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3 Monday shootings all gang-related police chief saysto justice.” Schmaderer announced that they were related during the Operation
3 Monday shootings all gang-related police chief says
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 13 days ago
to justice.” Schmaderer announced that they were related during the Operation Triple Beam press conference held at the Omaha Police Department Tuesday morning. The second shooting was reported near 43rd and Grand around 8:15 p.m., and the... Read more
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Over 250 arrests after 2016 Operation Triple BeamNebraska Mark Martinez said, “The United States Marshals Service, District of N
Over 250 arrests after 2016 Operation Triple Beam
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 14 days ago
Nebraska Mark Martinez said, “The United States Marshals Service, District of Nebraska, is proud to have partnered with the Omaha Police Department, the Metro Fugitive Task Force, the Lincoln Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco,... Read more
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Driver charged in fatal crash at 120th and 'I' streetsI Streets. Everts Sibbernsen died as a result of injuries sustained in the cra
Driver charged in fatal crash at 120th and 'I' streets
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 14 days ago
I Streets. Everts Sibbernsen died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash. Based on the investigation completed by Omaha Police, Everts Sibbernsen was a passenger in a Lincoln Town Car traveling northbound on 120th Street. The towncar was... Read more
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Victim in overnight stabbing critically hurtOmaha police were called to the scene of a cutting early Monday morning near 25
Victim in overnight stabbing critically hurt
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 15 days ago
Omaha police were called to the scene of a cutting early Monday morning near 25th and Newport avenues. Douglas County dispatchers said one person was taken to the hospital with critical injuries around 2:30 a.m. The extent of their injuries was not... Read more
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Omahans gather to commemorate Sept. 11but they could not do that,” Gov. Pete Ricketts said. “Fifteen years ago, our
Omahans gather to commemorate Sept. 11
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 15 days ago
but they could not do that,” Gov. Pete Ricketts said. “Fifteen years ago, our world changed,” said Dave Baker, from the Omaha Police Department. “We witnessed the worst American tragedy of our generation. Yet what we experienced next showed the... Read more
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Douglas County attorney finds deputies justified in deadly shooting near 22nd, Qthe two deputies that fatally shot a man Tuesday, near 22nd and Q streets, were
Douglas County attorney finds deputies justified in deadly shooting near 22nd, Q
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 15 days ago
the two deputies that fatally shot a man Tuesday, near 22nd and Q streets, were justified in doing so. According to an Omaha Police Department spokesperson, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office was attempting to arrest David Anderson on a felony... Read more
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Armed intruder points gun at woman inside homeOmaha police responded to a home invasion near 46th and Marcy just before 1 a.m
Armed intruder points gun at woman inside home
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 15 days ago
Omaha police responded to a home invasion near 46th and Marcy just before 1 a.m. Sunday. Officers said a mother and her two children were sleeping in the living room of the home when the suspect got in through a back door. Police said the suspect... Read more
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Three people injured in crash near 120th and I StreetsThree people were injured after a crash Saturday night near 120th and I Streets
Three people injured in crash near 120th and I Streets
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 16 days ago
Three people were injured after a crash Saturday night near 120th and I Streets. It happened around 7:30 p.m. Omaha police on scene said a hired Lincoln town car was headed northbound on 120th street when it was hit by a Ford pick-up that was... Read more
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US Bank robbed Friday morning, police say; robbers ditch car, fleeOmaha police are investigating a bank robbery Friday morning. It's the fourth b
US Bank robbed Friday morning, police say; robbers ditch car, flee
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 18 days ago
Omaha police are investigating a bank robbery Friday morning. It's the fourth bank robbery in the metro this week. It happened around 9 a.m. near 132nd and Maple streets at the U.S. Bank location. KETV NewsWatch 7 has learned that the alleged... Read more
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Driver recovering after sharp stop on an Omaha lawnlosing control of her vehicle Friday morning, sending it across several lawns b
Driver recovering after sharp stop on an Omaha lawn
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 18 days ago
losing control of her vehicle Friday morning, sending it across several lawns before it got stuck on a retaining wall. Omaha police believe the woman had a medical episode that caused her to leave the road near 30th and U streets shortly after... Read more
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Woman starts Hereditary Cancer Foundation after mother dies of cancerPreston said. "She was in remission for about a year, and it came back." Prest
Woman starts Hereditary Cancer Foundation after mother dies of cancer
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 18 days ago
Preston said. "She was in remission for about a year, and it came back." Preston's mother, Kamie Preston, was an Omaha police officer who was diagnosed with cancer at 35. "Ten percent of cancers are hereditary, yet 90 percent of people... Read more
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Mother wants no interaction with OPS buses after son goes missing for hoursSamuel Bik's family after he didn't come home from school. Bik was reported mi
Mother wants no interaction with OPS buses after son goes missing for hours
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 18 days ago
Samuel Bik's family after he didn't come home from school. Bik was reported missing around 7 p.m. and was later found by Omaha police around 9 p.m. According to Omaha police, a first bus from the school arrives at 4:00 p.m. and a second bus... Read more
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3 students victims of indecent exposure case, police sayother victims who had an interaction with the man are urged to contact police.
3 students victims of indecent exposure case, police say
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 18 days ago
other victims who had an interaction with the man are urged to contact police. Safety tips can be found on the Omaha Police Department's website:... Read more
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Shooting victim’s girlfriend says deputies shouldn’t have fireda 13-year veteran with the sheriff's office. Deputy Scott Kuzminski, 33, has n
Shooting victim’s girlfriend says deputies shouldn’t have fired
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 19 days ago
a 13-year veteran with the sheriff's office. Deputy Scott Kuzminski, 33, has nine years of service with the department. Omaha police investigators say they hit Anderson eight times, as they say Anderson tried to speed away in his Ford Ranger... Read more
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OPD releases statement on Tuesday's deputy-involved shootingThe Omaha Police Department has released a statement detailing what happened du
OPD releases statement on Tuesday's deputy-involved shooting
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 19 days ago
The Omaha Police Department has released a statement detailing what happened during an deputy-involved shooting that left one man dead and several city blocks taped off for hours Tuesday afternoon. David L. Anderson, 25, received eight gunshot... Read more
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Omaha honors first responders, service members with 9/11 remembrancesservices. Gethsemane Luthern Church is having an annual outdoor worship service
Omaha honors first responders, service members with 9/11 remembrances
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 19 days ago
services. Gethsemane Luthern Church is having an annual outdoor worship service at 10:30 a.m. and will pay tribute to Omaha police and firefighters. Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Omaha will lead a short prayer service at the flagpole on 18th... Read more
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116 arrested for DUI over holiday weekendLa Vista, Papillion and Bellevue police departments and the Sarpy County Sherif
116 arrested for DUI over holiday weekend
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 20 days ago
La Vista, Papillion and Bellevue police departments and the Sarpy County Sheriff's Office. During the same campaign, the Omaha Police Department made 25 DUI arrests. There were 10 grant-funded operations conducted at various dates and times... Read more
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Man convicted of assaulting officer sentenced to 15 to 20 yearsof three years. Hill got more time due to his frequent criminal history and the
Man convicted of assaulting officer sentenced to 15 to 20 years
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 20 days ago
of three years. Hill got more time due to his frequent criminal history and the severity of his crime. Tom Arrance was the Omaha police officer assaulted at a gas station near 30th Street and Martin Avenue last October after responding to a... Read more
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24-old struck by gunfire near 60th, PrattThe Omaha Police Department is investigating a shooting reported Monday night,
24-old struck by gunfire near 60th, Pratt
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 21 days ago
The Omaha Police Department is investigating a shooting reported Monday night, the department said in a release. The shooting was reported at 8:01 p.m. near 60th and Pratt streets. One person was struck by gunfire after an unknown person fired... Read more
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At Memorial Park, a sea of flags honors victims of 9/11 attackspeople don't forget how important that day was to our history,” says Bridget Fi
At Memorial Park, a sea of flags honors victims of 9/11 attacks
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 21 days ago
people don't forget how important that day was to our history,” says Bridget Fitzpatrick, social media coordinator for the Omaha Police Department. The First Responders program will take place in Stinson Park. Its starts at 9:11 a.m. with a moment... Read more
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Man dies after being shot outside homeOmaha Police are investigating after a fatal shooting Sunday morning. It happe
Man dies after being shot outside home
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 23 days ago
Omaha Police are investigating after a fatal shooting Sunday morning. It happened around 12:25 a.m. near 31st and Decatur Streets. Officers said they were patrolling in the area when they heard gunshots and then found an adult male victim who had... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mugshots from 1800s show the shame of Nebraska's women criminalsand stealing a horse. Nebraska State Penitentiary replaced wanted poster drawi
Mugshots from 1800s show the shame of Nebraska's women criminals
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
and stealing a horse. Nebraska State Penitentiary replaced wanted poster drawings with photography in 1867, and Omaha police would go on to use the new technology to take images of suspects when they were arrested. Goldie Williams... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Prim and proper Victorian ladies will surprise you with their darker sidespulling annoyed faces, would have been facing a prolonged spell behind bars for
Prim and proper Victorian ladies will surprise you with their darker sides
Daily Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
pulling annoyed faces, would have been facing a prolonged spell behind bars for their crimes. These shots reveal what the Omaha police photographed when suspects were arrested, and as today, whether the people depicted were guilty or innocent,... Read more
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Omaha police investigating 'stranger danger' reports within OPS districtThree "stranger danger" reports within the Omaha Public Schools district are en
Omaha police investigating 'stranger danger' reports within OPS district
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 26 days ago
Three "stranger danger" reports within the Omaha Public Schools district are enough to put metro parents on high alert. Omaha police said they are following up on the reports, but many times these cases are proven false or unsubstantiated. Still,... Read more
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Student threatens high school, security increased, OPS district saysschool officials are now working with the family, the District Safety Office, t
Student threatens high school, security increased, OPS district says
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 27 days ago
school officials are now working with the family, the District Safety Office, the school's on-site security team, and the Omaha Police Department to ensure the safety of the school environment. "Please be assured that the safety of students and... Read more
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1 killed, 1 critically injured in motorcycle crash near 78th, DodgeOmaha police investigated a fatal crash near 78th and Dodge streets early Wedne
1 killed, 1 critically injured in motorcycle crash near 78th, Dodge
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 27 days ago
Omaha police investigated a fatal crash near 78th and Dodge streets early Wednesday morning. Police say it happened around 12:30 a.m. According to police, a man and a woman were traveling eastbound on Dodge Street. Witnesses say they were going at... Read more
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Officer opens fire on suspect, one person taken to the hospitalOne person is in the hospital after Omaha Police bring a suspect into custody.
Officer opens fire on suspect, one person taken to the hospital
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 27 days ago
One person is in the hospital after Omaha Police bring a suspect into custody. Investigators say the another officer opened fire on that suspect, saying they were in danger. It happened around 7:30 p.m. near 13th Street and Carter Grand... Read more
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Omaha schools, police address 'stranger danger' reportsand one at Morton Middle School. In each situation, the student ran and report
Omaha schools, police address 'stranger danger' reports
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 27 days ago
and one at Morton Middle School. In each situation, the student ran and reported it to an adult, the district says. The Omaha Police Department says it is aware of the reports, but has not been able to substantiate them. One report in... Read more
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