Omaha family sues police in ‘caught-on-tape’ case

Joe Jordan
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Jan 06, 2014 1:17 PM
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Omaha family sues police in ‘caught-on-tape’ case

Joe Jordan | Nebraska Watchdog

OMAHA—Police Chief Todd Schmaderer and 32 of his officers—nearly four percent of the department—are listed in a federal lawsuit filed Monday accusing police of excessive force and illegal search and seizure.

The lawsuit stems from a highly publicized caught-on-tape incident last March 21.