Narcotics Division


The purpose of the Lancaster County Narcotics Prosecution Division is to utilize a specialized group of trained prosecutors and support staff to reduce substance abuse, addiction, and drug-related violence. 

 Nebraska has a critical interest in reducing substance abuse and preventing crimes stemming from the illegal drug trade. In Lancaster County we pursue these outcomes through a combination of problem-solving courts, diversion programs, and prosecution.

Goals & Objectives

The mission of the Lancaster County Narcotics Prosecution Division is to increase public safety through targeted prosecution and by providing programs that facilitate access to treatment, decrease substance abuse, and return law-abiding responsible citizens to their families and the community.

  • Reduce substance abuse in the community
  • Rehabilitation of offenders
  • Reduce recidivism rates
  • Curtail the trafficking of controlled substances in Lancaster County

Coordinating Agencies

  • Lincoln Police Department
  • Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office
  • Nebraska State Patrol
  • Lincoln/Lancaster County Narcotics Task Force
  • Community Corrections, Adult Diversion, Intensive Supervised Diversion, Drug Court, and Veterans Court