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 [...]

Oklahoma Man Arrested With Body of Dead Wife in Passenger Seat

According to police, a 70-year-old Sand Springs man was arrested in Arizona on Monday after police spotted him traveling with his dead wife strapped to the passenger seat. Rodney Puckett of Sand Springs, Oklahoma was stopped for a traffic violation in Eloy, Arizona just outside of Pheonix when the officer noticed a dead woman sitting [...]

Soft Tissue Damage in Oklahoma Car Accidents

It is true that soft tissue injuries are not as severe as spinal cord or brain injuries that occur in an Oklahoma car accident, but they are serious and can cause uncomfortable prolonged pain. The most common causes of soft tissue injuries are a car accident or wreck. You may be entitled to compensation if [...]

Lincoln County OK DA’s Secretary Fired After Posting Photo of Deceased 2-Year-Old on SnapChat

It has been confirmed by the District Attorney of Lincoln County Oklahoma, Allas Grub, that his secretary, Asia Davis, has been fired after it was discovered that she had taken pictures of a dead 2-year-old, and then sending the photos to her best friend through SnapChat. The pictures were taken last year of Braxton Danker [...]

Tulsa Woman Steals $1300 in Merchandise Then Sets Fire to Walmart Bathroom

A Tulsa woman is now in the custody of the Tulsa County jail after she stole more than $1300 of merchandise and then set the Walmart bathroom on fire, police officials say. Kerri Jo Schlemme is in Tulsa County jail facing multiple complaints of unauthorized use of a credit card, first-degree arson, grand larceny [...]

Former Nowata County Detention Officer Out on Bond Following Rape Allegations

Cody Lowen Nowata, Oklahoma- A former Nowata County Detention Officer is currently out on bond following an accusation of raping an inmate according to the OSBI. Deputies of Nowata County say that the jailer was fired the same day the investigation started. According to the Oklahoma Beauru of Investigation (OSBI), Cody Lowen [...]

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 [...]

‘Scooter Mom’ Reportedly Flees Country After Being Charged in Scooter Death of 5-Year-Old Son

Facebook Negligent homicide and child neglect charges have been brought against the mother of a 5-year-old boy killed while riding a scooter at 31st and Riverside April 23. The Tulsa County District Attorney's Office filed the charges Friday, April 26. They also filed charges against the driver who hit him, Renier Davison. An [...]

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 [...]