Lincoln Police

School officials caution parents after children say man approached them

A Sept. 27 incident involving a man approaching two children walking to school “sounds like” a misunderstanding, according to Lincoln Police. But a school principal and Marc K ...

We have to stop gangs from increasing in California

Once or twice a year, I write about the increased presence of gangs in Lincoln. This time, I’ll echo the past messages with an addendum: gang activity is increasing and it’s be ...

Dispatcher’s actions crucial to last week’s propane fire’s positive outcome

Lincoln’s police and fire chiefs praised the sole dispatcher on duty during last week’s tanker fire. The praise for police dispatcher Terri Leedy came during a press conferenc ...

Dispatcher positions safe but four officer jobs on the line

No dispatchers will be laid off in July. That’s according to Lincoln Police Chief Paul Shelgren. However, he said Monday that four sworn officers will lose their jobs, citing a r ...

Shelgren has been a part of Lincoln for almost five decades

Paul Shelgren has enjoyed the last decade as a Lincoln Police lieutenant. He’s also happy, Shelgren said, “doing whatever’s in the best interest for the city.” Last week ...

Cops nab burglar

Roger Haka was surprised to come home Thursday and find his front yard full of police and sheriff’s cars and an ambulance. “I thought, ‘Holy cow. What happened?’ ” Haka s ...

Who’s Who in Lincoln

Name: David Orth Age: 35 Occupation: Lincoln police officer Residence: Lincoln area Family: His two daughters, his girlfriend and her three sons When did you join the bike ...

Police Log

n Attempted burglary “ Was reported Feb. 13 at the 300 block of I Street. n Katrina Delores Doyle, 51, of Lincoln was arrested Feb. 17 at the 1400 block of Hollingsworth Drive b ...

Lincoln kids get lesson in Internet safety

The Lincoln Police Department, with the help of Twelve Bridges Library, is hosting a series of one-hour Internet Safety classes using curriculum from www.Net-Smartz.org. All clas ...

LPD promotes Kennedy, Ibarra

As of this year, there are two new police lieutenants in town. In January, Lincoln Police Chief Brian Vizzusi promoted Lt. Terry Kennedy and Lt. David Ibarra to their new position ...