52 recruits to graduate from OPD training academy

Posted at 6:21 AM, Mar 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-03 09:00:36-05

The Omaha Police Department will have more officers joining the force.

After 23 weeks of intense training, 52 new recruits will graduate from the department's training academy.

The graduation ceremony will start at 10:30 a.m. Friday.

Their next step is going out in the field and riding with an experienced officer.

That training will last 15 weeks.