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  • Coffee with a Cop March 17th

    2016-02-10 09:49:11

    OPD's Southwest Precinct will host Coffee with a Cop on Thursday, March 17th at 7 a.m. at Roast Coffee House, 1904 South 67th Street. Coffee ...

  • Coffee with a Cop February 17th

    2016-02-10 09:45:18

    OPD's Northeast Precinct will host Coffee with a Cop on Wednesday, February 17th at 8:30 a.m. at McDonald's, 4404 North 30th Street. Coffee ...

  • New Plans For Outdoor Range

    2016-02-02 15:37:04

    The Omaha Public Safety Training Center (PSTC) has served as a training facility for city, state, federal and other local agencies since con ...

  • K-9 Kobus Memorial

    2016-01-26 20:16:56

          The Omaha Police Department will be holding a memorial service for K-9 Kobus at Christ Community Church, 404 So. 1 ...

  • OPD Recruit Class 01-15

    2015-12-21 13:23:21

      They trained hard, they studied hard and they fought hard. Training to be a police officer, especially in today's time, takes compl ...

  • 2014 Annual Report Available

    2015-09-01 16:13:03

    The 2014 Annual Report is now available at the link. 2014 Annual Report

  • Kerrie On Merchandise

    2015-07-07 18:23:54

    Shirts, and other Officer Orozco merchandise is available at the following link. The access code is Kerrie.     http://corporate ...

  • Thank you from Kerrie Orozco's family

    2015-06-12 18:12:13

    From Hector Orozco: I want to take this opportunity to express my thanks to everyone for all of their support during this very difficult ti ...

  • Update: Officer Killed in the Line of Duty

    2015-05-20 21:09:08

    Information about the Fatal shooting of an Omaha Police Officer is at the following link.Press Release for Officer Killed in the Line of Dut ...

  • The Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett shows support for p ...

    2015-04-06 19:08:06

    Warren Buffett has joined the movement to bring back public support for law enforcement! Warren recently had his picture taken by a member o ...

  • #supportblue Campaign

    2015-03-31 20:12:35

    The First Responders Foundation has launched a new campaign designed to encourage community support for police officers. The Support Blue ca ...

  • Anti-Bullying Message

    2015-01-31 18:56:56

        Teach your kids that bullying is wrong. Teach your kids that bullying hurts. Teach your kids that bullying destroy ...

  • Nebraska Family Helpline

    2014-07-10 09:17:44

    The Nebraska Family Helpline provides a single point of contact, 24/7, for families concerned about a youth experiencing mental or behavio ...