Gov. Pete Ricketts, in expectation of federal legislation to be signed shortly and in accordance with state law, announced that state offices will be closed and teammates will be granted a day of leave for Juneteenth, which will be observed on Friday.
As the city of North Platte prepares to welcome thousands of visitors to our community during Nebraskaland Days, the North Platte Police Depar…
“We deal with very long distances between calls and backup, so by having an AED in a patrol vehicle, along with everything else, is going to be huge,” Lincoln County Lt. Dan Newton said.
"Especially now, you want to lower our standards when the microscope is on us?" asked Brenda Urbanek, director of the Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center.
Threats were reported at Union Pacific first, and the company decided to evacuate its headquarters in Omaha around 9 a.m. after officials learned of the threat.
The Babuk ransomware group's threat may be the most serious to date, said Brett Callow, a threat analyst and ransomware expert at the security…
A gunman killed two people at a Wisconsin casino restaurant and seriously wounded a third before he was killed by police late Saturday, in what authorities said appeared to be a targeted attack.
“(As law enforcement) we need to continue to try and get better and continue to learn from these incidents, to respect the system and respect our communities," said North Platte Police Chief Daniel Hudson.
Legislative Bill 51 is a bill introduced by Sen. Steve Lathrop. He is the chairman of the Judiciary Committee, and this bill is one that he ma…
Omaha police are actively searching for suspects involved in a shooting that killed a man and injured a woman at Westroads Mall on Saturday.
The dispatch center answers all emergency calls for the city of North Platte and the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, as well as law enforcement and emergency response agencies in Maxwell, Hershey, Sutherland, Wallace and Gothenburg.
Montana Republican Gov. Greg Gianforte signed a bill Wednesday banning sanctuary cities in the state, despite the fact that Montana does not currently have any sanctuary cities.
Ten people, including a Boulder police officer, were killed Monday when a gunman attacked a King Soopers grocery store in Colorado.
Nebraska is part of the Region 7 of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. States in that region had an average increase of 83% in excessive speeding violations since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The man, who surrendered, was in a white BMW which was up on the railroad tracks near U.S. 6. BNSF briefly stopped trains in the area.
A federal lawsuit alleges there was "no reasonable basis" for law enforcement to fire at the people who were gathered on the sidewalk during last summer's racial justice protests.
In an unfortunate event your identity was stolen, here are nine tips to help you recover your identity, according to the Department of Agricul…
Law enforcement agencies say there is a "minimal" credible security threat to security at the Nebraska State Capitol in the days leading up to the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
A little used Civil War-era statute that outlaws waging war against the United States is getting a fresh look after the attacks on the Capitol…
A white and black van that had the word "Police" on its side was flashing its high-beam headlights and the driver was revving the engine and tailgating. It wasn't LPD's.
Benkelman residents have been given the all-clear to return after an early morning wildfire near town.
On Monday, Michigan moved to ban the open carry of weapons at its Capitol after the FBI warned of possible armed protests this weekend.