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EDMOND -- A Tulsa County assistant district attorney received an award Saturday evening for his role in preventing commissioners from conducting an ... The Tulsa County Commissioners wanted to discuss hiring a lawyer as an independent consultant to handle lawsuits, but the agenda item didn't list ...
The estate of a diabetic man who died in the Tulsa County jail in 2016 is suing county officials and jail health-care providers, claiming that a "wholly ... Named in the lawsuit are: Sheriff Vic Regalado in his official capacity with Tulsa County; the Board of County Commissioners; Armor Correctional ...

1 to April 26, Immigration and Customs Enforcement placed holds on about 560 people who were detained in the Tulsa County jail, according jail data ... "Every 287(g) officer who is busy enforcing immigration law is one less Tulsa County officer protecting our community in Tulsa County," Marton said. activists
TULSA COUNTY, Okla. - Emergency crews responded to a multi-vehicle crash in Northern TULSA COUNTY. It happened around 6:30 Wednesday morning on East 86th Street North at Delaware Ave. just east of Sperry. According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, a semi crossed the center line and struck ... TULSA
The Tulsa County Sheriff's Office has gone to court to force a former jail medical provider to pay its legal fees associated with an inmate death lawsuit. ... Tulsa County officials claim Correctional Healthcare Companies has refused demands by the county in 2013 and 2014 that it pay Glanz's legal ...
Local officials celebrated the groundbreaking of the Tulsa County Family Center for Juvenile Justice Friday. The Tulsa County Family Center for Juvenile Justice provides access to services for youth including prevention, justice and treatment programs, according to the county's website. Officials ...

Tulsa County Commissioners and other civic leaders broken ground Friday on the new Tulsa County Family Center for Juvenile Justice. "Oh, it's so thrilling," said Alondo Edwards, Superintendent for the Tulsa County juvenile detention facility. "This is a project that's been in the works, on one level or another, for at least ...
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The Tulsa County Inmate Information Center is a public service to help people find information about individuals who are currently in jail and to help navigate the ... There are links to other law enforcement agencies in the area, including the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office, District Attorney and Court Clerk.
Tulsa County law enforcement officials want state lawmakers to pass a measure allowing use of a new technology called Rapid DNA. Director of Government Affairs, Terry Simonson, says it would mean taking a DNA swab of a suspect at booking and results could be returned within 90 minutes. Simonson ...
More than 100,000 Tulsa County students will return to class Monday or Tuesday after a two-week teacher walkout that left many districts closed for 10 instructional days. School reopening comes after the Oklahoma Education Association called for the statewide walkout that brought crowds of education ...
Typically, the 8th floor of the courthouse is strictly off-limits to the media, but, just this once, News on 6 was given access inside those doors to the Victim Witness Center. The Tulsa County District Attorney's Office uses the space to prepare crime victims for trial. “You find your heroes in the courtroom,” said ...
The Tulsa County Sheriff's Office says they have two suspects in custody after a standoff with the burglary suspects in north Tulsa Tuesday. Deputies say they responded to a reported burglary at a home near 61st Street North and Frankfort Avenue. Two people are in custody, Willie Lott, 44, and Dunniven Phelps, 44, ...
A federal judge has turned away requests by Tulsa County officials and its former sheriff for a new trial in a case involving an inmate who died of ... Tulsa County and Glanz contended they were entitled to a credit, or set-off, against the jury award for however much CHC paid out to the Williams estate.
A man shot several times by a Tulsa liquor store owner last month is now out of the hospital and in the Tulsa County jail. Tyrone Lee's jail photo shows him wearing a neck brace and his face covered in bandages. 2/27/2018 Related Story: Man Charged In Tulsa Liquor Store Robbery. Police say Lee, 36, ...
Tulsa Achieves provides full tuition and fees for any Tulsa County high school student who graduates with a 2.0 grade point average and begins college the fall following their senior year. The program will pay for up to 63 hours of college credit or three years. Some 15,000 local students have benefited ...
A roast of Tulsa County District Court Judge William J. Musseman Jr. on Tuesday raised money for the courts and marked the beginning of his term as presiding judge. Tulsa County Bar Association President Christina Vaughn presented Musseman with the ceremonial gavel at the end of the evening, but ...

TULSA COUNTY, Okla. - Deputies with the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office are looking for the person who stole a milk truck with 50 gallons of milk inside. Video footage appears to show the suspect walk past the delivery man's black Chevrolet Avalanche and into the Western Market Trading Post west of Sand ...
Three students are facing charges for making threats to three schools in Green Country. The district attorney says charges are also on the way for two other juveniles. The district attorney's office says charges will likely keep coming in as authorities wrap up their investigations and get the paperwork in.
The Tulsa County District Attorney's Office announced Wednesday that charges have been filed against three juveniles in recent threats against area schools. A number of Green Country schools have responded to threats and rumors of threats following the Florida school mass shooting. School districts ...
The city's new lockup facility in the Police-Courts Building is being prepared for a March 1 opening. Tulsa World file. Jessie Wardarski. Related content. City lockup will open March 1, but mayor is unsure of annual cost · Council OKs mayor's proposal for Tulsa to operate its own lockup for city inmates for ...
15, Tulsa County and more than 50 other Oklahoma counties are under a governor's burn ban until March 2 (marked in red). Other eastern ... The ban covers all of western and central Oklahoma, as well as some of Tulsa County's neighbors: Washington, Osage, Pawnee, Creek and Okmulgee counties.
The chair of the Tulsa County Democratic Party has entered the race to become Oklahoma's next insurance commissioner. Kimberly Fobbs currently is the only Democrat who has filed to run for the insurance commissioner's post, according to the Oklahoma Secretary of State's office. Two Republicans ...
Tulsa County Clerk Michael Willis wanted to make records easier to search. Tulsa County Clerk project manager George Farrar knew where to find everything. "What we ... They've linked records from Tulsa County to pre-statehood records they've located at the Bureau of Indian Affairs office in Muskogee. teacher
A Tulsa County family helped deputies catch a man accused of breaking into their home and stealing more than $20,000 of their belongings. Jason Henderson is behind bars facing nine charges including stolen property, drug possession, and possession of a firearm by a felon. The break-in happened in ... teacher
A tornado watch that was issued for Tulsa County and surrounding counties in anticipation of severe storms was cancelled late Friday after a relatively uneventful night in eastern Oklahoma. A tornado watch is was in effect for eastern and central Oklahoma counties until 10 p.m. Friday. Areas such as ... teacher
A fourth contender for the Tulsa County District Attorney's office announced her candidacy on Thursday. ... “I saw the great community involvement and work in Tulsa County on criminal justice reform and realized that the missing link to truly move the ball forward was the full and informed support from the ... teacher
The Tulsa County Sheriff's Office says 38 teens lost their lives on Oklahoma roads in 2016. More than half of those teens were not wearing their seat belts. The sheriff's office posted on its Facebook page, it will be "targeting" areas around Tulsa County high schools, both before and after school. If you get ... teacher
Tulsa County deputies say they arrested a Chicago man after agents with the Transportation Security Administration found $50,000 in his suitcase at the Tulsa International Airport. According to a post on the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office Facebook page, the money was sealed in two air-tight plastic bags that ... teacher
Tulsa Police are investigating after a body was found near the Tulsa County Jail Saturday. Police said the man's body was found along the Katy Jogging Trail behind the jail. Officer said they believe he was up in one of the homeless encampments under the overpass and slid down a pretty steep ... teacher
The Tulsa County Sheriff's Office says the subjects who were targeted are “estimated to have been supplying as much as 2/3 of the heroin in the Tulsa area.” 12 people were arrested. 4.5 pounds of heroin, $123,000 in cash and two guns were seized during the investigation. Huge heroin ring bust across ... teacher
A third person suspected of being involved in a north Tulsa murder last year is now in the Tulsa County Jail. Robert Cowan, 18, faces several complaints in connection with the September 2017 death of 38-year-old Walter Hogan, who was shot and killed after a fight broke out at Haney's Super Stop near 36th Street North ... teacher
OSAGE COUNTY, Okla. (KTUL) -- Osage County deputies have arrested a man who set off a multi-county manhunt Thursday. According to the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office, John David Lee is a person of interest in the disappearance of Kathy Hemphill, 52, last October. Hemphill was last seen at her home in northwest Tulsa ... teacher
A total of 3,000 people have been hospitalized statewide for the flu, including 748 in Tulsa County, between Sept. 1 and Tuesday, according to the ... A breakdown by region shows 23 deaths in Tulsa County since September, up from 15 deaths as of last week. Officials report 14 in Oklahoma County and 92 ... teacher
Sixteen months ago, Tulsa County commissioners were handed a cost estimate for the new Tulsa County Family Justice Center that was nearly double the $45 million voters had approved for the project. Earlier this week, those same commissioners authorized the county to go out for bids on the facility, ... teacher
Police arrested a Tulsa woman on a DUI complaint after she crashed her car early Thursday into the rear of a Tulsa County deputy's patrol SUV. The crash happened at 1:15 a.m. in the 8100 block of Riverside Drive. Deputies tell News On 6, they had just stopped another driver when 27-year-old Amanda ... teacher
Seven more flu deaths were recorded in Tulsa County since the start of this season, as hospitalizations continue to far surpass the numbers seen last flu season. A breakdown by region ... A total of 1,429 people have been hospitalized for the flu, including 338 in Tulsa County, between Sept. 1 and Tuesday ... teacher
Another flu death recorded in Tulsa County since the start of this season is among 22 across the state, as hospitalizations far surpass the numbers seen last flu season. A breakdown by ... A total of 1,020 people have been hospitalized for the flu, including 225 in Tulsa County, between Sept. 1 and Tuesday ... teacher
Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers report all the eastbound lanes of Interstate 44 are open again. The lanes were closed after a tractor-trailer rig jack-knifed, blocking traffic at the bridge. Update: 8:55 a.m. Tuesday. Troopers reopened the inside eastbound lane after a tractor-trailer rig jack-knifed early in the ... teacher
TULSA COUNTY-Avery Drive in Tulsa County is closed again on Tuesday. The road is close from 65th West Ave. to Hwy 97. Oklahoma Highway Patrol is working at least two accidents. County crews drove the road at 5:15am and found it clear. Fog moving in from the river has since froze on the ground and ... teacher
Tulsa County officials are keeping an extra eye out on road conditions on Avery Drive near Chandler Park after two mornings of back-to-back crashes related to slick roads. Deputy Commissioner John Fothergill told FOX23 Tuesday that county road crews actually went out to inspect Avery Drive for black ice ... teacher
... with pepper spray. The report says the victim was also stabbed with a hunting knife. Police say the victim left in a stolen vehicle that had a Louisiana tag number and ended up at the hospital, where that person was treated and released. Officers arrested Taylor and booked her into the Tulsa County jail. teacher
Tulsa County's Avery Drive is closed between Sand Springs and Chandler Park because of ice on the roadway. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says that ice caused at three accidents, including one which resulted in a minor injury. Troopers say the three accidents involved a car, a truck and a Jeep, who's ... teacher
A Tulsa County judge sentenced a Bixby man to 10 years in prison for a deadly drunk driving crash. The victim's family said the judge's sentence wasn't harsh enough. Heather Shipman said she feels like her brother's case got lost in the pile of files the Tulsa County District Attorney's office is prosecuting. teacher
Wind Catcher power line route could end at substation in north Tulsa County. Transmission wires could end at substation in north Tulsa County. By Kelly Bostian Tulsa World ... teacher
Richard Baker, her father, wore the badge on his uniform for the first time on Tuesday as part of seven deputies sworn in by the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office. Baker wore a silver badge in his former job as a detention officer at the David L. Moss Criminal Justice Center. His wife, Laura, also a detention officer, ... teacher
It's the first time Tulsa County has hired new deputies in three years, and dozens of the people who applied already worked for the sheriff's office. “We were getting to the point where we needed to start filling deputy positions because we were getting critically low,” Sheriff Vic Regalado said. Deputy Tracy ... teacher
Tulsa County has purchased the former CommunityCare Building, 218 W. Sixth Street, from St. John Building Corp. for $11.5 million. The county plans to consolidate offices into the nine-story, 185,000-square-foot structure, which was built in 1958. As part of the purchase, the county also bought three-story ... teacher
A large plume of smoke could be seen west of Tulsa this afternoon after a mobile home went up in flames. Wednesday, Berryhill Fire Department got to the scene in frigid temperatures to try and put a mobile home fire out but the property owner said it was going to come down eventually so he wanted to let ... teacher
For about a year, judges at Tulsa County District Court stopped officiating weddings at the courthouse except upon personal request because of scheduling conflicts. But on St. Patrick's Day this year, District Judge James Caputo broke the dry spell by holding about 10 weddings in his courtroom, and he has ... teacher


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