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Troopers Locate 35 LBs of Marijuana Hidden in Tires

Troopers Locate 35 LBs of Marijuana Hidden in Tires

GILTNER, Neb. – The following is from the Nebraska State Patrol: Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested two people after locating more than 30 pounds of marijuana hidden inside tires. At approximately 12:10 p.m. Wednesday, a trooper contacted the driver of a Hyundai Santa Fe at a gas station at the Giltner interchange…Read more »

Several Controlled Substances, Gun Found in I-80 Traffic Stop

Several Controlled Substances, Gun Found in I-80 Traffic Stop

MAXWELL, Neb. – The following is from the Nebraska State Patrol: Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) have arrested a South Carolina man after locating several controlled substances and a firearm during a traffic stop Tuesday on Interstate 80. At approximately 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, a trooper observed a Honda Accord speeding at mile marker…Read more »

Pursuit in Southeast Nebraska Leads to Arrest

Pursuit in Southeast Nebraska Leads to Arrest

NEBRASKA CITY, Neb.- The following is from the Nebraska State Patrol: Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol arrested an Iowa man following a pursuit in southeast Nebraska Monday. The pursuit ended near Nebraska City. The incident began at approximately 4:55 p.m. Monday with a report of a Chevrolet Malibu unable to maintain its lane and…Read more »

Troopers Locate 177 LBs of Marijuana, Gun in Two I-80 Incidents

Troopers Locate 177 LBs of Marijuana, Gun in Two I-80 Incidents

LINCOLN, Neb. – The following is from the Nebraska State Patrol: Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) have arrested three people and seized 177 pounds of marijuana and one handgun during two separate incidents on Sunday. At approximately 10:10 a.m. a trooper was at a gas station at the Milford interchange of Interstate 80,…Read more »

Bomb Threat at Buffalo County Courthouse Thursday

Bomb Threat at Buffalo County Courthouse Thursday

KEARNEY, Neb. – The following is from the Buffalo County Courthouse: At approximately 8:45 AM this morning Thursday, January 7, 2020 Buffalo County authorities received a 911 report from a citizen that suggested a person or persons unknown may have placed a bomb at the Buffalo County courthouse. The alleged threat was non-specific in nature…Read more »

Post Event Statistics: Kearney Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign

Post Event Statistics: Kearney Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign

KEARNEY, Neb. – The following is from the Kearney Police Department: The Nebraska Office of Highway Safety recently sponsored a grant for the Kearney Police Department (KPD) to take part in the National Drive Sober or Get Pulled law enforcement effort. This selective enforcement was conducted from December 18, 2020 to January 1, 2021. Officers…Read more »

AG Peterson & DHHS CEO Dannette Smith Warn Nebraskans about Fraudulent COVID-19 Vaccine Schemes

AG Peterson & DHHS CEO Dannette Smith Warn Nebraskans about Fraudulent COVID-19 Vaccine Schemes

LINCOLN, Neb. – The following is from the office of Attorney General Doug Peterson: Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson and Dannette Smith, CEO of the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, are warning Nebraskans to be on the lookout for fraudulent schemes about COVID-19 vaccines. “Even though the COVID-19 vaccines have only been available…Read more »

Troopers Arrest 41 Impaired Drivers during Holiday Season

Troopers Arrest 41 Impaired Drivers during Holiday Season

LINCOLN, Neb. – The following is from the Nebraska State Patrol: Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) removed 41 impaired drivers from the road during the holiday season’s “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign. The effort, which ran from December 18 to January 1, included dozens of law enforcement agencies across Nebraska and…Read more »