Fallout from a shooting earlier this month involving a reserve Tulsa County sheriff's deputy continued Monday with the resignation of the department's undersheriff.
Faith Haith has had a strong impact on Tulsa Hurricanes basketball (22-10 record last season) from day one and he continued to make his presence felt on Saturday afternoon. The Hurricanes landed 6’7? Rutgers transfer Junior Etou, who...Show More Summary
Junior Etou averaged 7.4 points and 6.6 rebounds per game last season.
An internal investigation by the Tulsa County Sheriff’s Office appears to have determined in 2009 that training policies were bent in favor of the reserve deputy who killed Eric Harris this month when he mistakenly fired a gun instead of a Taser, according to CNN.
In a 2009 internal investigation into Robert C. Bates, the volunteer reserve deputy who this month shot an unarmed man, officers said that he was unqualified for his post, but that commanders told them to ignore those concerns.
Two high-ranking members of the Tulsa County Sheriff's Department created a culture of intimidation that allowed the wealthy reserve deputy involved in a controversial police shooting earlier this month to advance through the ranks without proper training, according to an internal report made public...
Attorneys for the family of Eric Harris who was killed by Robert Bates, say the reserve deputy was given special treatment when he joined the department
In a 2009 investigation, the Tulsa Sheriff’s Office determined that Reserve Deputy Robert Bates — who today is facing charges of second-degree manslaughter for the shooting death of Eric Harris — exhibited problematic behavior, received special treatment, and received inadequate...
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Tulsa Sheriff Stanley Glanz Tulsa journalists Ziva Branstetter and Dylan Goforth just released a report that spells the beginning of the end for Sheriff Stanley Glanz and the Tulsa Sheriff's Office. The corruption and cronyism are deep and cost Eric Harris his life. See their report in full below. Show More Summary
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Attorneys for a man killed by a Tulsa County reserve deputy have released a report they say outlines a 2009 internal investigation showing colleagues expressed concerns about the volunteer’s performance soon after he joined the department. A lawyer for the dead man’s family on Friday released a sheriff’s office memo outlining [...]
New documents from a 2009 internal review conducted by the Tulsa County Sheriff's Department indicate that Robert Bates, the elderly millionaire-turned-reserve police officer, had received preferential treatment from superiors.
Documents have surfaced confirming that the reserve deputy who shot Eric Harris lacked 150 hours of training to perform the duties he was certified to perform. Newson6.com: A newly-released report shows deputies at the Tulsa County Sheriff's...Show More Summary
Judge James Caputo The rabbit hole in Tulsa just goes deeper and deeper every day. Yesterday Judge James Caputo, who was assigned to the manslaughter case of Tulsa Deputy Bob Bates in the shooting death of 44-year-old Eric Harris, submitted paperwork stating that he too had been a deputy sheriff in Tulsa. Show More Summary
o. to collect $133 million from customers in a rate increase case involving smart meter installation. The Oklahoman reports Public Service Co. will be allowed to collect the money to install the meters. Residential customers are paying a separate surcharge of $3.11 a month to fund the meter infrastructure. via Tulsa utility company to get […]
This is about as good a smoking gun as you're gonna get: CBS News learned that in 2009, the Tulsa Sheriff's Office launched an internal investigation to find out if Bates received special treatment during training and while working as a reserve deputy. Show More Summary
A judge's decision suggests yet more special treatment for the wealthy former insurance executive. Robert Bates, the Oklahoma volunteer sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed an unarmed man earlier this month, is heading to the Bahamas on vacation with the blessing of a local district court. Show More Summary
The Phoenix Mercury all-star and 2014 WNBA Defensive Player of the Year was arrested with her fiancee, Tulsa Shock forward Glory Johnson. Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner and her fiancée, Glory Johnson, were arrested Wednesday for alleged assault and disorderly conduct, according to reports. Griner, who was released from jail around 4:30 a.m. Show More Summary
Former deputy Warren Crittenden, who signed off on Bates's training, was kicked off the force in 2011 after he was arrested and charged with murdering a pimp.
WNBA star Brittney Griner was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of assault and disorderly conduct. The Phoenix Mercury center's fiancee, Glory Johnson, who plays for the WNBA's Tulsa Shock, was arrested on the same allegations following a fight at their home in Goodyear, Ariz.