The Douglas County chief deputy sheriff who is running for sheriff has secured endorsements from the interim officeholder and three police chiefs in the county.
Wayne Hudson, the second-in-command at the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, will run for the top job, becoming the second person to publicly announce for the 2022 race.
Man is killed in suspected drunken driving crash
Sgt. Aaron Hanson announced his bid for the elected position this week in a November 2022 race with no true incumbent.
Douglas County Sheriff's Office said goodbye to Sheriff Tim Dunning Thursday.
Douglas County Board chooses Chief Deputy Sheriff Tom Wheeler to replace Tim Dunning, who is retiring after 26 years as sheriff.
Dunning, 71, told County Board members last week of his intentions, and officially notified the Douglas County Clerk's office and told his staff Wednesday morning.
The Omaha Police Department and the Douglas County Sheriffs' Office both provide in-house anti-bias training, but the ACLU said neither provides more extensive, "implicit" anti-bias training.
The teenager rescued from a sinkhole Thursday evening at Uta Halee Academy is expected to be OK after being treated for her injuries, an offic…
Three messages were sent to parents informing them about what was going on, Bennington's superintendent said. No students or staff were in any danger, he said.
Deputies are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a woman in southwestern Douglas County, the Douglas County Sher…
Authorities have released the identity of the 3-month-old boy who died last week after being discovered not breathing in a tent at Two Rivers …
An infant died Friday after being found unresponsive at Two Rivers State Park.
The Douglas County sheriff’s deputies who found a 19-year-old suffering from an oxycodone overdose most likely saved the Omaha man’s life, the…
Douglas County deputies seized 462 pounds of marijuana and hundreds of vials of hash oil from a California woman on Wednesday — their largest …
The 31-year-old woman was driving a 2017 Chevrolet Tahoe that was pulling a U-Haul trailer.
Until recently, Washington County had two sheriff's deputies working as K-9 officers.
In June, Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer announced plans for a lateral recruit class of certified Nebraska officers.
Douglas County will reimburse a Gretna family for expenses after a deputy sheriff’s working police dog attacked a woman and one of the family’s dogs.
A teenager who was shot during an exchange of gunfire with Douglas County Sheriff's Office deputies was released Thursday from an Omaha hospit…
Because he’s a juvenile, 17-year-old Tyler Pitzl will be housed in the Douglas County Youth Center, Chief Deputy Tom Wheeler said.
A Gretna family is seeking restitution after a Douglas County deputy sheriff’s service dog attacked a woman and one of the family’s dogs.