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Columbus, Nebraska Jail and Mugshot Information

Columbus, Nebraska, is located in central Nebraska, and it has a population of 22,111 people. Columbus is located in Platte County. James Bulkley is the mayor of the city.

City of Columbus
2424 14th Street
Columbus, NE 68602

Columbus City Website

James Bulkley, Mayor

The violent crime rate for Columbus for the year 2016 was 87.3, which was lower than the United States national average of 216.3. For the year 2015, the violent crime rate was 81.4 which was lower than the United States national crime average of 208.5.

  • The overall crime rate in Columbus is 7% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.07 daily crimes that occur in Columbus.
  • Columbus is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Columbus you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Columbus has increased by 72%.

Columbus, Nebraska Police Station Information

The Columbus Police Department is located on 14th Street, and the Chief of Police is Charles Sherer. Divisions within the department include operations and support.

Columbus Police Department
2419 14th St
Columbus, NE 68601

Columbus Police Dept
Columbus Police Facebook

Inmates are held at the Platte County Jail. The jail can house 135 inmates. The visitation schedule depends on the inmate’s housing assignment.

Platte County Jail
1125 E. 17th Street
Columbus, NE 68601

Platte County Jail
Platte Jail Visitation

Columbus Police Department – Columbus, Nebraska

Country: USA
Address 1: 2419 14th St
City: Columbus
State: Nebraska
Zip Code: 68601
County: Platte County
Phone #: 402-564-3201
Fax #: 402-562-7325


Type: Police Departments
Population Served: 20500
Number of Officers: 35

Police Records Requests in Columbus, Nebraska

Records can be requested from the Columbus Police Department by submitting the online form for the request for release of information.

Online Request for Release of Information Website

Columbus Request Forms

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