Emergency Services


Superior is fortunate to have four full-time police officers who are appointed by the Mayor with the approval of the City Council. The Chief of Police directs the police work of the municipality and is responsible for the maintenance of law and order. The municipal police have the power to arrest all offenders against the laws of the state or the municipality. The jurisdiction for enforcing all municipal codes and ordinances includes all territory within the corporate limits and territory within one mile of the municipality. The Police Department contracts with Nuckolls County Sheriff Department for 24-hour dispatch service and has up-to-date, modern equipment.

For more information call 402-879-4407 or 402-225-2831.

Emergency Services

Superior offers basic life ambulance service to the citizens of the city and surrounding area with two ambulances. When service is requested by calling 911, the ambulance with volunteer certified emergency medical personnel are dispatched to the scene and the patient is transported to the local hospital. The ambulance is equipped with the required, up-to-date equipment to give the patient excellent care.

For more information call 402-879-4407.

Fire Department

The city of Superior has a very active volunteer fire department with the fire chief being elected by members of the fire department. The 40-member department provides protection within the city and rural areas and responds to mutual aid calls. The fire insurance classification inside the corporate limits is 4 and outside is 9. The city and rural, together, own a ladder truck, pumper trucks, hazmat trailer, tanker, Jaws of Life and grass rigs.

For more information call 402-879-4713.