Operations began on January 2, 1989 with a statewide, toll-free telephone number for people to call and provide crime-solving tips to law enforcement while remaining anonymous.

Nebraska Crimestoppers started it’s program in 1989

It is comprised of a board consisting of citizens, law enforcement, and members of the media. This state program started with a dual purpose in mind. One was to establish a network for reporting crime tips in an anonymous way, along with being eligible for a cash reward. The second purpose for the Nebraska Crimestoppers program was to assist in the establishment of local Crime Stoppers programs across the state.

Update: Murder Victim Was Beaten, Strangled

Update: Murder Victim Was Beaten, Strangled. A Lincoln man whose body was found on a riverbank in Seward County last June had been beaten and strangled. Investigators are still following leads in the slaying of Hai Sinh Nguyen, whose battered body was found on a bank...


Press Release: May 27, 2016 CHADRON, NE Large quantity of prescription drugs taken in burglary On Thursday morning May 26, 2016, the Chadron Police Department was called to Petersen Drug, in Chadron, in reference to a burglary. Unknown suspect(s) gained entry to the...