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."

Night before clergy abuse report released, 37 new boxes of info delivered

A report on the decades-long clergy abuse of minors is incomplete due to the arrival of 37 boxes of unexamined files delivered the night before its release.

Eleven named in Archdiocese of OKC clergy abuse report, none still active

The Archdiocese of Oklahoma City released a report Thursday naming 11 priests who have "substantiated" evidence of their abuse of minors.
Bike Epley

Police continue search for hit and run driver in March auto-bike accident

Police still don't know who the car driver was who hit and killed Oklahoma City chef and bike commuter Chad Epley March 21. But, someone knows.
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...
Northeast High School from Kelly

School threats hoax leads to arrest of juvenile female in OKC

Police have arrested an Oklahoma City juvenile for faking a social media account to threaten Northeast High School, John Marshall Mid-High School and other...