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Police Spending Takes Center Stage Again at Omaha Budget Debate

Dozens of Omahans gave over two hours of testimony against the proposed 2022 city budget during the Omaha City Council’s public hearing Tuesday. Opponents targeted the Omaha Police Department, which is slated to receive a $5 million budget increase. Like protesters did in 2020, Tuesday’s opponents said the money would not stymie crime, and that […]