Oklahoma DUI Checkpoints Planned for 2019 Labor Day Weekend

Oklahoma law enforcement will be out in full force Labor Day weekend 2019 by way of multiple DUI checkpoints. Officials have said that there will be 100 law enforcement agencies teaming up across the sooner state the make sure nobody is driving under the influence of any substance including alcohol, prescription drugs, and yes, medical [...]

Oklahoma Inmate Death Lawsuit Settled for $3.2 Million

Missing documents being found at a funeral home has led to the settling of a $3.2 million dollar federal lawsuit filed by an Oklahoma mother whose son died while in jail. According to the Tulsa World report, Jeanne Benett agreed Thursday to a settlement with Carter County officials for the November 2015 death of her [...]

OKC Burger King Refuses Service to Deaf Woman

An Oklahoma woman says that she was refused service at an Oklahoma City metro Burger King because she is deaf. Rachel Hollis, of Oklahoma City, was making a stop to get her and her sons some food following their hockey practice. “I had my order ready, I had it typed on my phone. I do [...]

By |2019-08-23T17:26:56+00:00August 23rd, 2019|Blog, News, Oklahoma News|0 Comments

Card Skimmers Found on ATMs in Oklahoma City Metro Area

Police officials on Thursday issued a warning against card skimmers found on ATMs across the Oklahoma City area. According to Oklahoma City police, these card skimmers are very small, making them difficult to see. The card skimmer collects data from the user’s ATM/debit card and a small camera hidden on or near the ATM records [...]

Oklahoma Highway Patrol is Looking for 80 New Employees

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is looking for a few good men... or women right here in Oklahoma in order to continue keeping you safe. You typically see them along the highway. But lately, they are few and far between. “We’ve just been down on our numbers and trying to keep up with retiring numbers, it [...]

By |2019-08-05T20:03:58+00:00August 5th, 2019|Blog, Garrett Law Group, News, Oklahoma News|0 Comments

Holtzclaw Appeals Rejected Court Upholds 263-Year Sentence for Former Oklahoma Officer

On Thursday, the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals upheld the rape and sexual assault convictions and a 263-year prison sentence of a former Oklahoma City police officer - Daniel Holtzclaw. The court unanimously rejected appeals by Holtzclaw that include lack of evidence, excessive sentence, prosecutorial misconduct, a circus atmosphere" during his trial and a failure [...]

Oklahoma Woman Pleads Guilty in Death of 5-Year-Old Grandsons Death in a Hot Car

An Oklahoma City woman has pleaded guilty in the death of her 5-year-old grandson, whom she left in a hot car while she spent about six hours in a tribal casino. Last summer, after her 5-year-old grandson died suddenly, Alanna Jean Orr mourned on social media over the loss of her grandson. A federal grand [...]

The Search for the Remains of Two Girls Killed in 1999 Will Begin Today in Welch Oklahoma

In 1999 Ashley Freeman and Lauria Bible were abducted and murdered, but their remains were never found. Today could be the day that theses facts change. "Somebody knows where these girls are and, for me, I need to bring my daughter home," Lorene Bible told KOCO 5. Lorene's daughter Laurina, then a 16-year-old girl, was [...]

Oklahoma Inmate Dies From Meth Toxicity

The Oklahoma Medical Examiner’s Office says an inmate found dead at the Oklahoma County Jail died from the toxic effects of methamphetamine. Authorities say 48-year-old Tara Lynn Garcia was found dead in her cell on May 17. The Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office says attempts to revive Garcia were unsuccessful. “Attempts to resuscitate Garcia we unsuccessful, and her [...]

OKC Citizens Speak Out About ICE Agents at Oklahoma County Jail

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents have been inside the Oklahoma County Jail for years, but members of the jail trust held a public hearing Monday to discuss whether to keep them. Several people gathered at the Oklahoma County offices, speaking out in opposition to the fact that two ICE agents are at the county [...]

By |2019-07-23T20:10:18+00:00July 23rd, 2019|Garrett Law Group, Oklahoma News|0 Comments