Gunman Killed After Opening Fire on Dallas Courthouse

Authorities in Dallas, Texas say that a masked gunman who attempted an attack on the Earle Cabell Federal Courthouse in downtown Dallas on Monday was indeed shot and killed by officers. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has identified the gunman as Brian Isaack Clyde, 22, a former United States Army private who served for [...]

Oklahoma Man Found Guilty of Kidnapping Stepdaughter and Holding Her Captive for 19 years

An Oklahoma man kidnapped his stepdaughter, repeatedly raped and abused her, fathered nine children with her and held her captive under the threat of violence for close to two decades authorities say. Henri Michelle Piette, 63, was found guilty last Thursday by a federal jury of kidnapping and traveling with intent to engage in a [...]

After 28 Years in Prison is Corey Atchison of Tulsa Innocent of Murder?

After serving 28 years in prison, the fate and freedom of a convicted Tulsa man, Corey Atchison, will be decided in July. Stephanie Harris said she will never forget the man who shot and killed James Warren Lane 28 years ago in the morning early hours in north Tulsa. Harris vividly remembers the man was [...]

OK Gov. Kevin Stitt Signs Bill to Test Thousands of Untested Rape Kits

Oklahoma has a backlog of over 7,200 untested rape kits in the state and Governor Kevin Stitt has signed a bill that will tackle this problem for the state. Last week, Gov. Kevin Stitt signed a bill that will create a statewide tracking system for collecting sexual assault evidence, which s the first of several [...]

New Witness Comes Forward in 1984 Ada OK Murders Featured in the Netflix Doc ‘The Innocent Man’

Netflix For decades Karl Fontenot and Tommy Ward have proclaimed their innocence from prison in the infamous "Dreams of Ada" murder case. Now there is a new witness that has come forth that says the two men are guilty, not innocent. Both Karl Fontenot and Tommy Ward are again challenging their convictions for [...]

Edmond Medical Marijuana Dispensary Targeted Twice by Thieves

A dispensary owner in far north Edmond said his shop has been targeted twice in the last month because of the large amounts of cash they have on site. "We believe he lives somewhere near the area," said Kent Malave, talking about a man caught on camera brazenly stealing products from his dispensary. "Another customer [...]

Governor Stitt Signs Senate Bill 926 Requiring Consent be Taught in Sex Education

Oklahoma City Seal Gov. Kevin Stitt signed a bill this week that would change the sex education curriculum being taught in Oklahoma schools. The new curriculum deals with consent, which, at the moment, is not required to be taught in sex education classes. "These topics consume their daily lives, and yet no one's [...]

9-Year-Old Salina Girl Found Starved, Beaten and Handcuffed at Home

There are three people in custody after Mayes County authorities say a 9-year-old Salina girl was beaten starved and handcuffed in her home. Joel Smith, Amanda Smith, and Allison Smith are in custody in Neosho, Missouri and will be returned to Mayes County. Mayes County Sheriff's Office said the Smiths are the girl's guardians, and [...]

OSBI Offers $10k Reward for Information in the Murder of Brandon Dupree

The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation has increased a reward being offered for any information that leads to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for the murder of a 19-year-old. Brandon Dupree was shot in the chest after a fight broke out on October 20, 2018, at a party outside of Langston University at The [...]

Purdue Pharma Settles With State of Oklahoma in Opioid Lawsuit

Perdue Pharma has settled with the state of Oklahoma over the drugmaker's role in the deadly opioid crisis. This settlement is seen as a milestone in the efforts of many to force Big Pharma companies to pay some of the costs of the epidemic. The deal with the state will require Purdue and the family [...]