Standoff situation in Northwest Omaha with robbery suspects ends peacefully, three arrested

ERU assisted taking suspects into custody involved in robbery of a cab driver this morning at 52nd & Northwest Dr. #opd pic.twitter.com/8jIthXFijC — Ofc. Jacob Bettin (@OPDOfcBettin) January 5, 2017 OPD Press Release: On Thursday, January 5, 2017, at 7:05 am, officers were dispatched 4206 N. 52nd Street for a …

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Cows close freeway interchange for 2+ hours after cattle truck overturns

An overturned cattle truck caused big headaches on an Omaha freeway interchange Thursday. The truck, traveling from Ainsworth Nebraska to a South Omaha slaughterhouse, overturned just before 10 pm on the I-80 & I-680 interchange curve.  Approximately 12 cows were set loose across multiple traffic lanes. Officers from Omaha Police …

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Nebraska protective custody information

In Nebraska there are two types of protective custody: Civil Protective Custody (CPC) and Emergency Protective Custody (EPC). Civil Protective Custody (CPC) Civil Protective Custody is a non-voluntary level of care for men or women who have been found to be intoxicated with alcohol on public or quasi-public property. Law enforcement …

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