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Government
11:39 am
Wed April 24, 2013

Two fired OPD officers appeal to get their jobs back

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two Omaha police officers fired in an excessive force investigation have filed notices of appeal, indicating they intend to fight to get their jobs back.

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Omaha
11:56 am
Fri April 5, 2013

Four Omaha Police Officers fired following excessive force investigation

Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer announced the results Friday of his investigation into officers' actions during a March 21st call at 33rd and Seward Streets.
Credit Katie Schubert / KIOS-FM

An investigation into alleged brutality by the Omaha Police Department has led to the firing of four officers and three more being placed on administrative leave.

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Omaha
9:28 am
Tue April 2, 2013

Omaha Police Command Officer placed on leave

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha police say a command officer has been placed on administrative leave as the department continues investigating an allegation of brutality.

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General News
6:06 am
Tue March 26, 2013

Citizen Education Training Program

Courtesy of Omaha Police Department

The Omaha Police Department offers a six-week Citizen Education Training Program beginning April 4th.

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Government
1:06 pm
Fri February 8, 2013

Bellevue Police Chief sets priorities

Bellevue Police Chief Mark Elbert.
Credit Bellevue Police Department

Bellevue’s Police Chief says the department’s move to new headquarters will improve efficiency and services.

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Government
7:27 pm
Mon February 4, 2013

Bellevue names new Police Chief

Bellevue has a new Police Chief.

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Omaha
8:15 am
Fri January 18, 2013

Pipe bombs defused at Omaha park

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say they have defused several pipe bombs at a park in Omaha.

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Omaha
7:55 am
Thu January 17, 2013

Omaha Police officer collapses, dies after workout

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha police officer is dead after suffering a medical emergency and collapsing while working out at his gym.

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Omaha
5:26 pm
Tue January 1, 2013

Man dies after disturbance, officer-involved shooting

A news conference is scheduled for Wednesday morning to discuss an officer-involved shooting Tuesday that left one person dead.

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Government
10:24 am
Tue January 1, 2013

Omaha Police officer's firing overturned

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An arbitrator has ordered the Omaha Police Department to reinstate a 30-year-old officer involved in a violent arrest that was caught on video.

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