St. Paddy’s week dragnet catches numerous drunk drivers, clears warrants

Omaha Police conducted ten enhanced DUI Enforcement operations from Friday March 10th through Saturday March 18th, which included St. Patrick’s Day.  Driving Under the Influence – 35 First Offense – 25 Second Offense – 8 DUI Felony Offense – 2 Speeding – 264 Minor In Possession of Alcohol – 4 …

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Teenage carjacking suspects arrested after causing Ames Avenue pileup

Four teenage carjacking suspects were arrested after causing a big Ames Avenue pileup. On Wednesday at about 1:00 p.m. Omaha Police responded to the Goodwill at 4805 North 72nd Street to investigate a carjacking. The victim told officers that she was approached by multiple young black males and Hispanic females who …

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Officer & Suspect Shot Near Turner Blvd. & Jackson St.

Officer interviews were completed this afternoon. This incident was audio recorded from the mobile video camera in the officers’ assigned cruiser. The cruiser video camera was activated and fully functioning before the officers made contact with Mr. Evans; however, this incident occurred outside the view of the video camera. Body …

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Standoff situation in Northwest Omaha with robbery suspects ends peacefully, three arrested

ERU assisted taking suspects into custody involved in robbery of a cab driver this morning at 52nd & Northwest Dr. #opd pic.twitter.com/8jIthXFijC — Ofc. Jacob Bettin (@OPDOfcBettin) January 5, 2017 OPD Press Release: On Thursday, January 5, 2017, at 7:05 am, officers were dispatched 4206 N. 52nd Street for a …

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