The bill, also known as Katie’s Law, would make Nebraska the 32nd state that requires DNA samples to be taken of those arrested. It would expand an existing state law that requires DNA swabs of anyone convicted of a felony crime.
A former Torrington attorney and judge accused of sexually assaulting clients has agreed to a plea agreement that will allow him to be sentenc…
Court documents outline charges of arson and theft against a Torrington man in custody as police investigate the homicide of a Torrington woman.
Kendall Jenner has been granted a five-year restraining order against the man who was caught swimming naked in her pool, which is her second this week after being granted another against a man who allegedly threatened to shoot her.
It's also called felony murder. To prove this count, prosecutors had to show that Chauvin killed Floyd while committing or trying to commit a …
A Torrington man accused of seriously injuring a woman has agreed to a plea in a domestic violence case.
The Nebraska Legislature is two-thirds of the way through the 2021 legislative session. Over the next several weeks, senators will vote on a n…
The man who allegedly make his way onto Kendall Jenner's property to go swimming naked in her pool has been arrested on further charges.
A new jury will be called in May to hear Christopher Brennauer's case, where his attorneys are raising an insanity defense.
Each week, Scottsbluff Police Cpl. Krisa Brass will answer questions submitted by Star-Herald readers. Send questions for consideration to you…
An injured man got a ride to a Lincoln hospital in the bucket of a front-end loader, a trip that ended with police arresting the Caterpillar driver on suspicion of DUI.
A district court judge sentenced a former criminal defense attorney to three years imprisonment on a drug charge Friday.
Two others are accused of conspiring to rob 33-year-old James Shekie in what Lincoln police described in court records as a home-invasion to steal his marijuana.
First responders found a person dead at Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert's house Friday. Multiple sources said the mayor is safe.
On Monday, attorney Robert Lindemeier filed motions for discovery and depositions in the case and also for experts in psychology and domestic abuse.
Defense attorney Robb Gage was charged with four felonies: possessing heroin, cocaine, methamphetamine and mushrooms. His client and roommate is accused of possession of heroin and OxyContin.
A 22-year-old Gering man faces charges of sending sexually-explicit text messages to a 14-year-old girl.
LEXINGTON — The case of a 18-year-old Lexington man charged in the shooting death of a 15-year-old Lexington resident is now headed to district Court
A judge sentenced a former Gering teacher convicted after sending illicit texts to a 16-year-old girl to serve a jail sentence.