Police supervisor among 3 put on leave during probe of excessive violence allegations
David Gregory speaks during Monday's meeting on police oversight that comes in the wake of a videotaped incident March 21 in which police officers allegedly used excessive force in arresting three brothers.
Posted: Monday, April 1, 2013 12:00 am
An Omaha police supervisor has been placed on administrative leave as authorities continue to investigate the circumstances of a controversial arrest in north Omaha.
The World-Herald has learned that the command officer is Sgt. Aaron P. Von Behren, a 15-year department veteran and one-time recipient of the department's life-saving award.
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Monday, April 1, 2013 12:00 am.