Police Shootings and Violent Crime Statistics in Nebraska

Nebraska has a population of 1,904,760. In the year 2020, 4 people were killed by police in Nebraska, that number decreased 33.33% over the previous year. The state ranks in the #33 position in violent crimes per 100k population, and #35 in total police killings per 100k people. The largest minority in the state are Hispanics which represent 10.67 percent of the population followed by Blacks at 4.64%. You are 12.92 times more likely to get killed by a police officer if you are black in the state of Nebraska.

Nebraska

Police Killings

  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 9
  • 6
  • 3
  • 0
5 6 9 8 1 1 6 4
General Statistics (2020 est)
State Population 1,904,760
Black Population 88,442
Black Population % 4.64%
White Population 1,512,314
White Population % 79.4%
Hispanic Population 203,281
Hispanic Population % 10.67%
Police Killings (2013-2020)
Total killed by police 36
Blacks killed by police 8
Whites killed by police 22
Hispanics killed by police 3
Crime Statistics (2020 est)
Violent Crime Rate 284.8 per 100k
Incarceration Rate 362.0 per 100k
Poverty Rate 11.0%
Most dangerous city Omaha