Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer discussed his department's efforts in the wake of the U. Justice Department’s announcement of landmark updates this month to anti-profiling policies for federal law enforcement.
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Police who never got Valentine's Day cards as a kid swamped with love
Police who never got Valentine's Day cards as a kid swamped with love-Police sergeant is deluged with Valentine’s Day cards after telling captain he never received one as a child. Omaha Police Sgt. Brian Smith never received a Valentine's Day card. After his captain posted this on Facebook they began pouring in. Sgt. Smith has been sent hundreds of cards, gifts and candy boxes.<3
Omaha Police are still processing evidence from a West Omaha murder. Until then, they& looking for witnesses to come forward.
Joshua Woodruff, 28, was killed Jan. 1, 2016, in a hit-and-run in the French Quarter that ended with him being dragged beneath a car to the Westbank Expressway. Police reviewed footage from more than 50 cameras but have not yet been able to identify the car's license plate. The Omaha native studied music at Harvard University and lived in Los Angeles. He was in New Orleans to celebrate the New Year with friends, his sister said. (Photo courtesy of Heather Grizzle)