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Police ride-alongs open to councilmembers

Ride-alongs with the Lincoln Police Department are an option for all five City Councilmen, according to Lincoln Police Chief Paul Shelgren. “The councilpersons know we are open t ...

More police cuts on the way

City Council will soon have to decide how many police officers to cut as the council continues to balance Lincoln’s budget. City Manager Jim Estep said Monday that the May 10 C ...

Firefighters take all kinds of calls

That’s because aside from being trained to extinguish fires, Lincoln’s firefighters are also trained in emergency medical care, including CPR, basic first aid, providing oxygen ...

Safety always No. 1 priority for police

Lincoln’s police officers patrol the streets both on their own and with fellow officers who look out for them. That was the message conveyed last Thursday, when The News Messen ...