Farm Accident

On September 12, 2017 at 9:20 a.m., Deputies were advised of an accident involving farm equipment south of North Platte, on West Watts Road. It was reported a male subject was pinned in the mechanical portion of a farm implement.…

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Female Detention Officer Opening

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office and Detention Center is taking applications for the position of Female Detention Officer. This position has a starting salary range of $16.02 – $20.14 per hour depending on experience and a generous benefit package to…

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Update Hershey Shooting

UPDATE: After considerable investigation Lincoln County Investigators have determined the following: During the early morning hours of July 11, 2017 nine-teen year old Catherine Ward of Hershey, NE. was physically assaulted by her boyfriend twenty-two year old Taylon Thompson of…

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Hershey Shooting

On July 11, 2017 at 1:56 p.m., Deputies were asked to respond to East 2nd Street in Hershey, NE. The Lincoln County 911 Center received a report of a disturbance, that a female had a gunshot wound to the hand.…

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