Law Enforcement / Public Safety

Under Budget, Douglas County Sheriff Asking For Emergency Management Position

Recently re-elected Douglas County Sheriff Kevin Morris joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about how the election went and what he heard from residents of Douglas County. Heading towards 2019, Morris talks about the office’s budget for next year and staffing levels, with a request before county commissioners for a new…

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Leavenworth Army Sgt. Killed In Afghanistan, Remembered As ‘Humble Professional’

U.S. Department of Defense officials say a 25-year-old soldier from Leavenworth was killed during combat operations in Afghanistan. Army Sgt. Leandro A.S. Jasso died Saturday in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, while supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel. An army spokesman said Jasso was wounded by small arms fire and was immediately treated and evacuated to the nearest medical…

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