An Omaha Police Department command officer and a second police officer are now on administrative leave after accusations of excessive force. Two other officers have been reassigned after the March 21st incident in north Omaha during an operation where unlicensed vehicles were being towed.
Omaha Police Chief Todd Schmaderer says he will wait until their internal investigation is complete fore commenting further on the case. Names of the officers have not been released.
Three men, all brothers were arrested when an altercation started over the towing of a vehicle. The incident was videotaped by a neighbor and posted online.