Meth, pot user drives sedan into Lake Cunningham, swims ashore

A local motorist swam ashore after driving her sedan into Lake Cunningham Sunday night. 91st & hwy 36. Driver swam to shore. Admits to smoking drugs. @ArrowTowing_NE will fish car put in morning pic.twitter.com/5Eb4mRG8RR — Sgt.Jason Menning (@OPDSgtMenning) April 10, 2017 On Sunday at 10:35 p.m. officers and fire/medics were …

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Trump supporters, counter protesters, police clash in downtown Omaha

Multiple counter protesters were arrested in downtown Omaha after clashing with police and supporters of President Donald Trump this afternoon. Trump supporters gathered downtown just after 2 p.m. and marched to the City / County Building near 18th & Farnam Street. Counter protesters also gathered in the area and eventually …

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St. Paddy’s week dragnet catches numerous drunk drivers, clears warrants

Omaha Police conducted ten enhanced DUI Enforcement operations from Friday March 10th through Saturday March 18th, which included St. Patrick’s Day.  Driving Under the Influence – 35 First Offense – 25 Second Offense – 8 DUI Felony Offense – 2 Speeding – 264 Minor In Possession of Alcohol – 4 …

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Saturday morning Elkhorn bank robbers show gun, flee with cash

Two Saturday morning Elkhorn area bank robbers made off with cash from Pinnacle Bank. At 9:18 a.m. Omaha Police officers responded to a report of a robbery at Pinnacle Bank, 20320 Veterans Drive. Witnesses stated two males, one armed with a handgun, entered the bank and demanded money. The bandits received …

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14 year old killed in overnight crash near Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge

A 14 year old was killed in an overnight car crash near the Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge. Injury Accident: 705 Riverfront Drive.Vehcile accident near the pedestrian bridge.OFD: E5, M5 — MeanStreets Omaha (@MeanStreetsOMA) March 18, 2017 At 2:25 a.m. police, fire, and medics responded to 600 Riverfront Drive for an injury …

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