Crews responded to a fire at a row of town houses in the Belmont neighborhood around 9 p.m. on Wednesday night.
Larry Thompson was sitting on his porch when he was shot. He was taken to the hospital, where he died. Seven shell casings were found at the shooting scene.
The investigation into the 20-year-old man started in May, when he began sending emails to district employees mentioning a specific administrator, according to police.
Officials said the chimney had fallen through the house after being struck by the tree. The debris landed on a man inside.
Ryan Long will tack close to another decade onto his stint in Tecumseh after a judge sentenced him to prison for shooting his then-girlfriend during a Halloween-night fight in 2019.
The Omaha woman, who tested positive for PCP, was driving 94 mph in a 35 mph zone when she hit another vehicle, killing two people inside.
Omaha police have reclassified a shooting that occurred almost nine years ago as a homicide after the recent death of a man who was shot on his front porch.
An Omaha man charged with felony motor vehicle homicide was ordered held on $500,000 bail Wednesday during a hearing in Douglas County Court.
A Blair man pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to threatening to kill a federal wildlife officer who was investigating him for poaching.
A day after getting two years’ probation, community service and a $25,000 fine, former U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry filed notice he will appeal his convictions and his sentence.
Three semi loads of beef were taken by thieves in Grand Island. One of the empty trailers located in Lancaster County had held more than $230,000 worth of beef.
Even after seven convictions, issues are smoldering beneath the surface over what has been characterized as a decades-long theft at Douglas County's garbage dump.
Tuesday morning, a judge sentenced the 61-year-old former congressman to two years of probation on convictions that he lied to federal agents about dirty money.
A man sentenced for sexually assaulting a child out of Hall County died at the Nebraska State Penitentiary.
Kearney is trying out the license plate reader cameras, making it the first Nebraska community to do so. The tech, viewed as valuable by law enforcement, has caused controversy elsewhere.
Officers found 35-year-old William Poland, who was armed with an unregistered gun, according to police.
A video circulating on social media appears to show the arrest of a boy whose head is forcefully pushed against an Omaha police cruiser.
An Omaha police officer's termination for improper use of a pepper ball gun during the spring 2020 protests has been upheld, the Omaha Police Department said.
An Omaha man was ticketed on suspicion of theft of services after someone noticed a garden hose running from a city fire hydrant to a backyard pool.
The state found he used $14,000 in city funds to buy personal items such as fishing equipment.
A 15-year-old Omaha boy has been charged with first-degree murder in connection with the slaying of Timothy Washington III just over a year ago.
Judge Leigh Ann Retelsdorf told defendant Marshaun Box there was "overwhelming evidence" that indicated he helped plan the robberies that led to the death of one man and left another injured.
In Nebraska, city and village clerks charged for theft or violating public resources over the past decade, plus another who took money but wasn’t charged, stole an estimated $1.7 million from 17 small towns.
Police are investigating a pair of early morning shootings, including one that injured three people near a bar in Omaha's Old Market Saturday.
The driver's speed exceeded 100 mph, troopers stopped their pursuit as the 17-year-old headed toward Grand Island. The boy was later seen fleeing on foot.
The pilot told deputies that the plane had engine trouble before crashing into trees on a bluff.
A Nebraska man who helped a woman kidnap her grandchildren in order to teach their mother a lesson was sentenced on a weapons charge to eight years in federal prison.
Police said they used surveillance and other means to identify 18 people speeding while racing, 13 people driving recklessly and 60 people who entered closed parking lots to watch races.