Shootings rise in Omaha amid coronavirus; 'Gangs feel this.
Sudanese street gangs numbering over 350 individuals cause serious violence, according to the Omaha Police Dept. gang unit. Murdered witnesses, drive-by shootings, and robberies have proliferated. These gangs have spread to Lincoln and other Midwest cities. Sudanese community leaders do not deny gang existence but excuse it as misguided youths suffering from immigration trauma and poverty. A.
Omaha Police Gang Unit Assists youth that need information about and alternatives to involvement with problems such as drugs or gangs. You may use this hot line number to share information about graffiti or drug activity. Address 505 S 15th St.
Various gangs existed in South Omaha and gang violence was high. Something had to be done at the source of the problem. The Beginning. When Tony came back to South Omaha, he started to research the sports opportunities in this area of the city. This is the same neighborhood where he was raised and was also a high gang violence area. Many of the.
Partnership looks to reduce gun violence in Omaha February 15, 2011 What: A new partnership between Omaha's academic health centers -- including UNMC -- and a community-based organization that helps Omaha residents with gang intervention aims to lessen the problem of gun violence in the city.
Omaha police said the 20-year-old woman who died in a weekend shooting was an innocent bystander caught between two rival gangs that opened fire in Omaha's Old Market area.
This was a three year long federal and local investigation impacting gun and gang violence coupled with witness intimidation in Northeast Omaha. The individuals indicted, and others, were engaged in criminal activity including, but not limited to drug distribution, witness tampering, and acts of violence involving assault, murder and attempted murder. Indictments are charging documents that.
OMAHA (AP) -- A New York-based national citizens patrol group intends to help Omaha combat its increase in gang and gun violence. Guardian Angels was founded 28 years ago by Curtis Sliwa, who.