Injury Accident

On July 3, 2020 around 2:13 a.m., Deputies were informed of an injury accident on South Buffalo Road, near Joan Street (south of North Platte, NE.). It was reported that a vehicle had left the roadway and rolled several times…

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Fatality Accident

On May 30, 2020 at 4:02 p.m., the North Platte 911 Center received a call of a vehicle rollover accident at mile marker 164 on US Interstate 80 (just east of the Hershey, NE. interchange). Deputies and first responders arrived…

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Deputy Sheriff Opening

The Lincoln County Sheriff is taking applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff. This position has starting salary range of $20.74 – $22.39 per hour depending on experience. A generous benefit package to include; a two week paid vacation, paid…

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Accidental Drowning

On May 5, 2020 at 4:35 p.m., Deputies received a report of a possible drowning that occurred at Birdwood State Wildlife Management Area (Fire Lake) off Homestead Road. This area is an interstate lake just west of North Platte, NE.…

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Fatality Accident

On May 2, 2020 at 3:50 p.m., Deputies were asked to respond to a single vehicle accident at mile marker 90 on U.S. Highway 83 (about 5 miles north of North Platte, NE.). Deputies discovered a Ram pickup truck was…

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Deputies Arrest Brady Man

During the month of February 2020, Sheriff’s Deputies obtained information that a subject identified as thirty-nine year old Darby Stevens of rural Brady had a firearm in his possession. Deputies learned that Mr. Stevens was a convicted felon and should…

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