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 [...]

Baby in Missouri Dies After Being Left in Hot Car for 15 Hours

Last week, a Missouri baby died after being left in a hot car for as long as 15 hours police said. When first responders arrived on the scene, they tried desperately to revive 11-month-old Joseline Eichelberger on Sunday afternoon. Tragically, it was too late for little Joseline. There are over 40  similarly related deaths suffered [...]

Two People Crawl Through the Drive-Thru Window of Chick-fil-A Oklahoma City to Escape Tornado

Spring 2019 has not been kind to the people of Oklahoma, in fact, every county in the Sooner state remains in a state of emergency at the time of publication. Torrential rains have led to record flood levels that have not been seen in more than 30 years, and the outbreak of tornados across green [...]

Harrah OK High School Baseball Coach Charles Copeland Arrested and Accused of Lewd Acts With a Student

A Harrah Oklahoma high school baseball coach was arrested on Thursday and accused of an indecent or lewd act with a  Harrah student. The mother of a 16-year-old student contacted the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office about inappropriate comments, Charles Copeland, 37, had posted about her daughter over the past few months. According to the [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]