John Pettis, OKC Ward 7 Councilman

Pettis resigns Ward 7 OKC Council seat amid embezzlement charges

Ward 7 Oklahoma City Councilman John Pettis has resigned his seat amid charges that he embezzled money from three charities he set up and...
cold case

County Cold Case Task Force renews efforts to close 25-year-old homicide

Twenty-five years later, the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office announced it is intensifying the search for the killer of Edward Trotter.

OKC Police Dept warns of fake ‘police’ documents demanding money

The Oklahoma City Police Department is warning metro residents of a scam at work where residents receive fake documents demanding money.
lime lady

Jane Doe ‘Lime Lady’ murder victim identified after 40 years

Tamara Lee Tigard was found on the edge of the North Canadian River near Jones with multiple gunshot wounds April 18, 1980. She became known as "Lime Lady."
protest leaders

OKC activist files federal civil rights lawsuit against OK County DA Prater

An OKC activist filed a federal lawsuit against Okla. County DA David Prater April 6, 2021 for an arrest during a county meeting Aug 12, 2020.
Halfway house inmates move out

State moves inmates, midtown neighbors relieved

Normally affable, employees and frequent customers at Elemental Coffee were celebrating in a dark way as they heard about their NW 8th Street halfway...

OKC to mark 80th homicide for 2021 with flawed reporting, few insights

OKLAHOMA CITY (Free Press) -- The City of Oklahoma City, like much of the country, has seen a remarkably deadly year. With only two months...
Stavian Rodriguez

Legal defense requested for OKC Police Chief, officers in Rodriguez death

OKC Municipal Counselor is requesting $100,000 to hire outside legal counsel to defend the Police Chief and five officers in shooting death.
Bennie Edwards

Bennie Edwards shot in back by OKCPD officer says DA — charges filed

Bennie Edwards was shot in the back and killed by an Oklahoma City Police Sergeant December 11 according to DA David Prater.

OKCPD Officers who shot hostage suspect in OK County Jail identified

Oklahoma City Police Department identified their two officers who shot and killed Curtis Williams, a detainee in the Oklahoma County Jail.