public safety committee

Contracting out public safety might not save money

Contrary to the fiscal sustainability committee’s recommendation for the city to save money by contracting out police services, a recent meeting between the city of Lincoln and t ...

Public-safety services look grim

A grim picture of the city of Lincoln?s state of police and fire services was painted during Monday afternoon?s public safety meeting. Interim Fire Chief Mike Davis and Interim Pol ...

Chiefs: Police and fire are doing more with less

One fire engine covering the city at times and reserve officers in police cars are new ways Lincoln’s public safety is coping with this year’s budget reductions. Lincoln’s p ...