Drew Blanton, a suspect in a north Oklahoma City bank holdup, was charged with bank robbery in United States District Court Friday afternoon. Free Press was on the scene of the crash that ended Blanton's attempt to elude police Wednesday. The criminal...
A nine-year veteran of the Oklahoma City Police Department has been charged with second degree murder and an alternative charge of first-degree manslaughter. He was arrested and booked into the Oklahoma County jail Tuesday. Sgt. Keith Patrick Sweeney was charged by...
The high-speed pursuit of a bank robbery suspect ended with a crash in The Village at 1:18 p.m. Wednesday injuring only the suspect but damaging several cars. Police arrested the injured suspect at the scene. He was later identified as...
Former state senator Ralph Shortey has been indicted by a federal grand jury for sex crimes. The indictment was unsealed Wednesday afternoon in Oklahoma City. Sept. 5 a federal grand jury returned a four-count indictment involving child pornography and child sex...
Oklahoma City police officer Mohammed Tabiai and six officers from the gang unit were looking for Dorsey Glenn Taulbee Jr. on the near southwest side of Oklahoma City before midnight and then into Wednesday morning, June 12. It is Tabiai's...
Normally affable, employees and frequent customers at Elemental Coffee were celebrating in a dark way as they heard about their NW 8th Street halfway house inmate neighbors moving out Monday. After repeated serious violations of policy, the Oklahoma Department of...
Ward 7 Oklahoma City Councilman John Pettis has resigned his seat amid charges that he embezzled money from three charities he set up and intentionally failed to file income taxes. Pettis said in his resignation letter that it was "with...

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