Omaha use of force reporting

Samuel Sinyangwe filed this request with the Omaha Police Department of Omaha, NE.


From: Samuel Sinyangwe

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Nebraska Public Records Statutes (Neb. Rev. Stat. § 84-712), I hereby request the following records:

All current policies and procedures regarding use of force reporting.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 4 business days, as the statute requires.


Samuel Sinyangwe

From: Ofcr Michael Pecha (OPD)

We have received your request and have forwarded it to the appropriate
personnel for follow up.



Officer Michael Pecha | Omaha Police Department

Public Information Office 505 South 15th Street

Office: (402) 444-5867 Omaha, Ne 68102

Mobile: (402) 690-5425

From: Bernard in den Bosch (Law)

We apologize for the delay in responding. Attached is the City of Omaha
policy on reporting the Use of Force as requested.

*Bernard J. in den BoschDeputy City AttorneyCity of Omaha - Law
Department1819 Farnam Street, Suite 804Omaha, NE 68183Telephone: (402)
444-5022Facsimile: (402) 444-5125*
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