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Omaha Mar 02 Weekly Crime Report: 355 Incidents and 22 Crime Stories
Omaha Mar 02 Weekly Crime Report: 355 Incidents and 22 Crime Stories. During the last week, a total of 355 crime cases were reported in Omaha. The most prevalent crime was theft, with 183 incidents, accounting for over half of the total cases. This was followed by assault, with 97 incidents, making up approximately 27% of the total crimes. Other crimes reported included 28 miscellaneous cases, 26 instances of trespass, 11 burglaries, and 6 robberies. Disturbance and shooting were the least reported crimes, with 3 and 1 cases respectively. This data suggests that while theft and assault are significant issues in this place, more severe crimes such as shootings are relatively rare.
Crews respond to fire at Bellevue middle school
BELLEVUE, Neb. (WOWT) - Students at a Bellevue middle school got to go home a little earlier than expected Friday. Just after 1:30 p.m., fire alarms began sounding inside Lewis and Clark Middle School. The district says there was smoke in the building. Once crews were able to find the...
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in Omaha, NE
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to omaha..
Omaha fire crews battle large blaze inside detached garage
OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - A detached garage at an Omaha home caught fire early Saturday morning. Crews were called to the area of North 38th Street and Grand Avenue for a car fire, but when they arrived, it was actually a garage in flames. The fire destroyed the garage completely....
SUSPECT ARRESTED AFTER 120+MPH PURSUIT
AN ATTEMPTED TRAFFIC STOP EARLY THURSDAY IN SOUTHWEST IOWA LED TO ANOTHER HIGH-SPEED CHASE AT SPEEDS WELL OVER 100 MILES AN HOUR. A MONTGOMERY COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTY ATTEMPTED TO PULL OVER A VEHICLE NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF HIGHWAYS 71 & 34 AT AROUND 12:30 A.M., BUT THE DRIVER SPED OFF, WITH SPEEDS EXCEEDING 122 MILES AN HOUR.
'I would do it again': Dad who smothered kids, tucked them back into bed, fled the state found guilty of their murders
Adam Lee Price will likely spend the rest of his life in a Nebraska prison after being convicted of smothering his young kids to death and tucking them back in their beds. The post ‘I would do it again’: Dad who smothered kids, tucked them back into bed, fled the state found guilty of their murders first appeared on Law & Crime.
Nebraska Spot Named 'Most Beloved Burger Joint' In The Entire State
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More warm and windy weather before front arrives around midday Sunday
OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - Like our past few days, we will see a nice climb in our temperatures with highs near 70 degrees by the afternoon. The winds will again be strong with gusts up to 35 miles per hour out of the south. Sunshine will be dominate, though, so...
IA Council Bluffs's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near council bluffs.
Nebraska family loses $2,500 in fake kidnapping scam
Law enforcement is warning of a theft-by-extortion scheme becoming more prevalent. The fake kidnapping scheme has already cost one family thousands of dollars. "A family is called saying, 'We have your loved one, send us two thousand dollars and we'll release them,'" Capt. Eric Sellers, with the Douglas County Sheriff's Office in Omaha, Nebraska, said.
BREAKING: Eastbound I-80 crash near 50th Street
A crash involving a motorcycle and a semi had traffic backed up on eastbound Interstate 80 on Friday afternoon, March 1, 2024.
Well-known bakery that provides late-night sweet treats is set to open first Omaha location
OMAHA, Neb. — The "beloved cult brand" that provides late-night warm cookies is heading to Omaha. Insomnia Cookies announced that in the coming months, it will open its first location in Omaha. The bakery that is set to live near Creighton University in the Capitol District will offer in-store...
Feisty grandmother helped in capture of Omaha bank robbery suspect
LINCOLN — A would-be bank robber is headed to federal prison, in part because of the resistance of a feisty grandmother in Omaha. Jason Felder, 43, of Omaha, was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court to 180 months in prison and four months’ supervised release for the attempted robbery of a First National Bank of Omaha branch at 50th Street and Ames Avenue in August 2022.
Spring-like first Saturday of March
Spring-like first Saturday of March with highs in the 60s and 70s. Meteorologist Sean Everson has your Weather Now forecast update.
Luxurious Omaha Home Sells for $1.3M
A recently sold house near Omaha, Nebraska has garnered attention for its impressive features and unique offerings. Located at 180 S 211 St, Omaha, NE, in the sought-after Skyline Ranches neighborhood, this property was sold for $1,300,000 on March 1st. Boasting 4 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, the house spans a spacious 5,394 square feet and sits on a massive lot size of 2.45 acres, making it a standout residence in the area.
Resource officer finds ammo on visitor at Omaha high school
OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - A school resource officer found ammo on a person at an Omaha high school Friday. Benson High School Principal Melinda Bailey sent a message to staff and families saying that a former student entered the building Friday morning and was immediately taken to the office by a school resource officer.
The best steakhouse in Omaha right now, according to diners—plus, see the rest of the top 30
Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated steakhouses in Omaha, according to diners' reviews on Yelp as of January 2024.
From caregiver to coach: Man who cared for NICU baby becomes his baseball coach 13 years later
OMAHA, Neb. — In 2011, Ally Slobotski went into pre-term labor with twin boys at 29 weeks. At the time, she and her husband didn't know what the future would hold for the boys. "We didn't know at first, you know, what his life was going to look like,"...
Nebraska woman arrested after allegedly concealing meth in her belly button, placing it in candy dish for inmate
An Omaha woman was arrested after she allegedly smuggled drugs into the Lincoln prison for an inmate via her belly button. According to court documents, on Wednesday, Nebraska State Patrol was called to the prison in Lincoln after being notified that a visitor attempted to give an inmate contraband. Authorities...
Was February 2024 the warmest February on record in Omaha?
OMAHA, Neb. — Omaha's February in a nutshell this year: very warm and very dry. Here's the breakdown of ranking February 2024 in Omaha with data from 1871 to 2024. Average temperature: 39.3 degrees, 3rd warmest all-time. Average high temperature: 52.7 degrees, *warmest all-time*. Total precipitation: 0.10 inches, T-6th...