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“I wag my tail”

The ride is fast The sirens wail As cars fly past I wag my tail We're finally here I see the lights I have no fear I'm wired tight My partner, on edge I know him well We'll serve our pledge Blue stress, I smell We approach the door This home I'll comb It's [...]

OPD K9 Kobus Gave His Life Heroically

It is with very heavy hearts we announce that OPD K9 Kobus gave his life heroically today in the line of duty. Kobus was on the scene of a barricaded gunman who shot and killed him in the area of 83rd & Keystone Drive. Please keep Officer McKinney, the OPD K9 Unit, and the [...]

Mayor Stothert Deflects Blame in Snow Removal Fiasco

Click here to see how this Mayor gets it right, Mayor Stothert (links) Few things will stir the ire of a community more than the lack of timely and effective snow removal (whether real or perceived). Clearly, many locals felt the response by the City’s roads department was…well, lacking. And while the [...]

Stand With Our Officer

Officer's Response During Dangerous Road Conditions Criticized by Mayor Jean Stothert. “I can’t say the decision by that officer was something that was well thought out." Mayor Stothert At a time when traffic was backed up for over half a mile, officers were attempting to track a suspect armed with an assault rifle who committed [...]

Actions Speak Louder Than Words.

  President Obama​ has announced that he will be meeting with fallen Officer Kerrie Orozco's family while he is in Omaha. We hope that part of the discussion will include why Obamas DOJ felt that giving Jalita Johnson (who gave a felon the firearm used to kill Kerrie) probation was an appropriate sentence. Tough on [...]

Why is it VITAL Police carry their sidearm in the courtroom?!?

We do not identify ourselves by our firearms but by our uniforms and shield. Our firearms are for the ultimate last measure of protection. The final last defense against those that wish to do the most harm. When that protection is stripped away, its not only the officers that are at risk, it [...]

K9 Jethro from the Canton Police Department (Ohio) has passed away this morning.

It is with great sadness we found out K9 Jethro from the Canton Police Department (Ohio) has passed away this morning.     He died heroically doing his trained duty trying to keep his community safe and apprehend a dangerous criminal. We offer our condolences to the entire Canton PD and community. Omaha Police Officers [...]

Ohio K9 Shot While Apprehending Burglar

Thoughts & prayers to the Canton Police Department (Ohio) K9 Jethro who was shot 3 times while attempting to apprehend a burglary suspect last night. The suspect also fired at officers who returned fire. The suspect received a non life threatening gunshot wound. Jethro is currently undergoing medical treatment and still fighting the good fight. [...]

Numerous Arrests – Suspects With Firearms

  So far this week OPD officers have arrested numerous suspects with illegal firearms. January 4th - Kaleb JOHNSON was booked into DCC for 2nd Offense CCW GUN, FELONY ASSAULT, and USE OF A WEAPON TO COMMIT A FELONY January 4th - Shane HARLAN was booked into DCC for POSSESSION OF UNREGISTERED FIRERM & [...]

What will he try in the next few days?

Things just keep getting better for good old council member Kenneth Stokes. As if telling people to throw rocks, bottles, and bricks at police wasn't enough. He now feels the need to try and one up himself. Makes us wonder, what will he try in the next few days? Omaha Police Officers Association

Rocks & Bottles

We can't make this stuff up ...   If you see cops chasing a suspect... This politicians answer is to throw rocks, bottles, and bricks at police.   Glad we don't have any politicians like this in Omaha, NE... (Sarcasm) Omaha Police Officers Association

NEBRASKA SUPREME COURT AGREES WITH OPOA

NEBRASKA SUPREME COURT AGREES WITH OMAHA POLICE OFFICERS ASSOCIATION    The Nebraska Supreme Court has ruled that the OPOA was not deceptive as claimed by Mayor Stothert and her city run team when the police contract rolled over into 2014.  "We reject this argument," the Supreme Court wrote, saying the city never provided clear proof [...]

ERNIE CHAMBERS RANKED #4 ON WATCHDOGS 2015 SCARIEST PEOPLE

  Is anyone shocked to see that the cop hating, race baiting, and filibuster King was placed on this list? "He has compared American cops to Islamic terrorists, said he’d shoot a cop if he had a gun, castigated Christians (particularly Catholics), called his colleagues racist and stupid, called Nebraska backward and hateful and mocked [...]

Police Crisis In Portland

  Wage/benefit attacks, political pandering, and waves of retirements. All these issues are putting the strain on departments across the country. None of these issues are specific just to Omaha. Portland, OR is facing such a crisis that the Mayor has proposed a hiring bonus along with an increased starting salary. Click Here to [...]

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