Grand Island, Nebraska is a city of almost 50,000 located in Hall County, Nebraska. The city is home to the Nebraska Law Enforcement Training Center, also known as the NLETC. This agency is responsible for training all Nebraska law enforcement agents and is renowned in law enforcement circles for its excellence and cutting-edge training technologies. Grand Island is also an All-American City, a designation given to cities that embody the best in education, commerce, and overall family-friendly livability.
The city is comprised of mostly single-family homes and apartment complexes, surrounded by wheat fields and family farms. Grand Island has a surprisingly strong economy for a city of its moderate size and is considered a very desirable area in which to settle down and raise a family. The residents are friendly, the streets are wide and tree-lined, and the crime rate in Grand Island is extremely low.