Cover-up by Omaha police officers alleged
Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer leaves Friday's press conference announcing the firings of four officers. “Public trust has been damaged,” he said, “and I needed to take steps to restore that public trust.”
Posted: Friday, April 5, 2013 12:00 am
One of four Omaha police officers fired Friday allegedly sought to destroy video footage of a controversial north Omaha arrest, while some other officers allegedly laid plans to cover up the incident, The World-Herald has learned.
A new investigation into the allegations could lead to charges of evidence tampering and witness tampering.
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Friday, April 5, 2013 12:00 am.