Hostage situation at Oklahoma County Jail results in one death

One of the Oklahoma County Jail detainees, suspected of taking one of the detention officers hostage, was shot and killed by police.
Stavian Rodriguez

Five OKCPD officers get felony charges in Stavian Rodriguez shooting

Oklahoma County DA David Prater has charged five Oklahoma City police officers with Manslaughter in the death of Stavian Rodriguez.
Galapagos Tortoise

Former OKC Zoo employee pleads guilty to trafficking baby tortoises

A former herpetologist at the Oklahoma City Zoo has pleaded guilty to trafficking baby Galapagos tortoises that belonged to the Zoo.
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.
not a killer

“He’s not a killer” says mother of teen accomplice in robbery

Shooting death of 15-year-old Stavian Rodriguez by five OKC Police officers November 23 has spawned a murder charge for his accomplice.
Oklahoma County Jail

Escape from Oklahoma County Jail caused by staff procedural failure

Oklahoma County Jail administrator Greg Williams identified the cause of an escape early Wednesday morning as a procedural issue.
bus stabbing

Bus stabbing victim in critical condition, suspect in custody

A rider on an EMBARK bus was stabbed by another rider as the bus neared the westbound stop at NW 63rd Street and Meridian Tuesday afternoon.
Protest leaders

Protest leaders surrender at Jail after DA decides to press state charges

Protest leaders Mark Faulk and Jess Eddy, surrendered at the Oklahoma County Jail Wednesday morning after speaking to supporters who had gathered.

Facing charges from street painting incident, activists turn themselves in

Sincere Terry and her mother gave each other a long hug as the 18-year-old reached out to hold the hand of her grandmother. Her...
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."