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Budget Board

Budget Board hears annual report from CJAC about Oklahoma County Jail

The Oklahoma County Budget Board heard the second annual report of the Oklahoma County Criminal Justice Advisory Council (CJAC).
City Council Chamber

Return to in-person City meetings brings equipment, procedure changes

A combination of additional equipment and new procedures are now in place to offer more COVID-19 pandemic protection.
Oklahoma County Jail

UPDATED – Water to be off at Oklahoma County Jail eight hours Thursday

Water at the Oklahoma County Detention Center (Jail) is scheduled to be off for around eight hours Thursday for planned repairs.
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Braums loses bid before OKC Planning Commission

It just wasn't Braum’s day in the Oklahoma City Planning Commission Thursday. Braum’s wants to buy and demolish the Classen Grill building and the Donnay...
Hall, Whitaker, Bailey

Two cited for heroism in truck driver rescue

Robert Hall and Gary Bailey received citations from the Oklahoma City Fire Department Monday for their daring rescue of Mark Whitaker from his burning...
Homeless Outreach Team in front of Bricktown substation

Police duties, social work mix with Homeless Outreach Team

The Homeless Outreach Team within the Oklahoma City Police Department is tasked to connect the city’s homeless population with agencies and organizations. They have a...
OKC Fire Dept Recruit Grad 2018 recruits from back stage

Okla City Fire Department graduates 54 recruits, assigns them to stations

Friday was graduation day for the 54 recruits of Oklahoma City Fire Department's Class 2017-3. But it didn’t mean the hard demands were over. “Every...

New Chief chosen for Oklahoma City Police Department

Wade Gourley is now the 50th Chief of Police for the Oklahoma City Police Department. He is a 30 year veteran of the department.
Jail Trust

Jail Trust faces loud protest over $36M Cares Act money

Dozens of protestors disrupted the Oklahoma County Jail Trust meeting until they were heard as demanded about $36 million of Cares Act money.

Death of bicyclist prompts movement demanding safe OKC streets

The tone of discourse around street safety for walkers and bicyclists in Oklahoma City took a decidedly sharp turn Tuesday at the end of...