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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Chief of Kearney Police Department Announces Retirement

City of Kearney

Kearney Police Chief, Dan Lynch, has announced his retirement from Kearney Police Department effective October 13, 2018. Lynch has served 43 years with the department.

Chief Lynch began his law enforcement career in November of 1975 as a Patrol Officer wit...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018



At 6:22 p.m. on July 9th, 2018, officers of the Kearney Police Department were called to CHI Good Samaritan Hospital for a subject who came to the emergency room seeking medical attention for a gunshot wound to the chest. A preliminary investigation concl...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Priority Traffic Enforcement Areas (PTEA) for July 2018


There are three objectives of this program:

  • Educate citizens of lawful and safe driving habits through traditional and social media.
  • Gain voluntary compliance from the public, through aggressive traffic statute enforcement practices that are specific to loc...
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