Omaha community honors OPD for "Thank a Police Officer Day"

Posted at 6:56 PM, Sep 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-17 19:58:33-04

Saturday was National Thank a Police Officer Day.

Embrace Blue is encouraging everyone to thank officers today and throughout September. 

Schools, churches, and families are asked to draw pictures or write handwritten notes thanking and encouraging their local police.

OPD officials say All cards and letters will be dispersed among officers in the Department by Embrace Blue.

No foul language or negative notes or cards will be allowed.

OPD is asking the public to send cards and letters to: Embrace Blue P.O. Box 241361 Omaha, NE 68124