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May 1, 2018
(Kearney, NE)
Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have seized 117 pounds of narcotics during a traffic stop on Interstate 80 near Kearney. The traffic stop occurred at approximately 10:20 a.m. on Thursday, April 26, when a trooper observed an eastbound 2013 Freightliner truck-tractor and semi-trailer driving on the shoulder near mile marker 280. During the stop, the trooper became suspicious of criminal activity. Troopers searched the vehicle and discovered a false compartment located in the empty...
April 25, 2018
(Grand Island, NE)
In the early morning hours of Tuesday, April 24, 2018, the CODE Drug Task Force with the assistance of the WING and Central Nebraska Safe Streets Task Forces arrested six individuals on Federal charges ranging from Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine to Money Laundering. In addition, three state search warrants were executed that resulted in the recovery of 3 rifles, 2 handguns, body Armor, various amounts of methamphetamine and marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and over $500 in US currency...
April 24, 2018
(Lincoln, NE)
Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) removed 16 impaired drivers during special enforcement operations over the weekend, coinciding with a national enforcement campaign around 4/20. “Troopers work every day from border to border in Nebraska to take impaired drivers off the road,” said Colonel John Bolduc, Superintendent of the Nebraska State Patrol. “This weekend, NSP joined agencies all over the country to stress the dangers of drugged driving.” Troopers arrested two people for...
April 19, 2018
(Grand Island, NE)
Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) have seized more than 1,850 pounds of marijuana and other drugs during a traffic stop on Highway 81 in Fillmore County. The traffic stop occurred Wednesday, April 18, at approximately 5:50 p.m. when a trooper observed a 2017 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van driving on the shoulder at mile marker 36 near Geneva. During the traffic stop, an NSP K9 detected the presence of a controlled substance inside the van. Troopers then searched the van and located 1,...

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