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White Oklahoma Officer Who Fatally Shot Unarmed Black Man Will Return to Work

White Oklahoma Officer Who Fatally Shot Unarmed Black Man Will Return to Work

(TULSA, Okla.) — A white Oklahoma police officer acquitted in the killing of an unarmed black man will be allowed to return to work, Tulsa police Chief Chuck Jordan said Friday. Jordan announced his
Betty Shelby, the Tulsa, Okla., Cop Who Killed Terence Crutcher, Allowed to Return to Active Duty

Betty Shelby, the Tulsa, Okla., Cop Who Killed Terence Crutcher, Allowed to Return to Active Duty

The Tulsa, Okla., police officer who shot and killed Terence Crutcher, an unarmed black motorist, but was later acquitted of manslaughter in the controversial case will be allowed to return to the
Betty Shelby Returns to Cushy Desk Job With Tulsa, Okla. Police Department After Killing Unarmed Black Motorist Terence Crutcher

Betty Shelby Returns to Cushy Desk Job With Tulsa, Okla. Police Department After Killing Unarmed Black Motorist Terence Crutcher

Tulsa, Okla., Police Officer Betty Shelby is back working a “desk job,” keeping the community safe, after killing an unarmed black motorist whose car had broken down on a highway late last year, the
Okla. Man Fatally Shoots Man Who Was Attempting to Drown 3-Month-Old Twins

Okla. Man Fatally Shoots Man Who Was Attempting to Drown 3-Month-Old Twins

An Oklahoma man was shot and killed Friday as he was attempting to drown his infant twins in a bathtub, authorities say. Read more...
A Neighbor Fatally Shot a Man Trying to Drown His Newborn Twins, Police Say

A Neighbor Fatally Shot a Man Trying to Drown His Newborn Twins, Police Say

At least one neighbor hailed him as a hero for stepping in

Neighbor saves infant twins from murder by shooting father who was trying to drown them

"With just moments to spare..." The post Neighbor saves infant twins from murder by shooting father who was trying to drown them appeared first on Hot Air.
Family Thanks ‘Guardian Angel’ Neighbor Who Fatally Shot Father Attempting to Drown 3-Month-Old Twins

Family Thanks ‘Guardian Angel’ Neighbor Who Fatally Shot Father Attempting to Drown 3-Month-Old Twins

An Oklahoma family is extending their gratitude to a quick-thinking neighbor who fatally shot a father who was attempting to drown his 3-month-old twins in a bathtub Friday.Read more...
Family of Terence Crutcher Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit, Seeks Police Reform

Family of Terence Crutcher Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit, Seeks Police Reform

The family of Terence Crutcher is still seeking justice and filed a wrongful death lawsuit Thursday seeking damages and widespread reform of the Tulsa, Okla., Police Department.Read more...

Oklahoma cop who avoided prison for killing unarmed man now faces wrongful death suit

Terence Crutcher’s family are seeking changes to police policy, not just money.From left: Terence Crutcher’s mother Leanna, father Joey, and sister Tiffany, with attorney Damario Solomon-Simmons
’10 Day Gig Overseas.’ Woman Used Craigslist to Find Hitman to Kill Ex-Husband

’10 Day Gig Overseas.’ Woman Used Craigslist to Find Hitman to Kill Ex-Husband

An Oklahoma woman is accused of trying to hire someone via Craigslist to travel to Israel and kill her ex-husband using ricin.

Inevitable: Argument over whether Star Wars or Star Trek is better ends in assault, knife wound

War. The post Inevitable: Argument over whether Star Wars or Star Trek is better ends in assault, knife wound appeared first on Hot Air.
3rd Mistrial for White Okla. Cop Who Killed Daughter’s Black Boyfriend

3rd Mistrial for White Okla. Cop Who Killed Daughter’s Black Boyfriend

Saturday marked the third mistrial in nine months for a former Tulsa, Okla., police officer who admittedly shot and killed his daughter’s black 19-year-old boyfriend. Read more...
Person of Interest in Custody After Explosion at Air Force Recruiting Center

Person of Interest in Custody After Explosion at Air Force Recruiting Center

The authorities are investigating an explosion outside an Air Force recruiting center that happened in Bixby, Okla., on Monday night.
Tulsa, Okla., Police Officer Betty Shelby, Who Killed Terence Crutcher, to Resign

Tulsa, Okla., Police Officer Betty Shelby, Who Killed Terence Crutcher, to Resign

The Tulsa, Okla., police officer who shot and killed unarmed black motorist Terence Crutcher but was later acquitted in his shooting death announced on Friday that she will resign from the Tulsa
Tulsa Cop Acquitted in Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Black Man Resigns

Tulsa Cop Acquitted in Fatal Shooting of Unarmed Black Man Resigns

Officer Betty Shelby will resign effective August 3

Oklahoma cop acquitted in 2016 slaying resigns from force, citing desk job isolation

Jurors reluctantly found Betty Jo Shelby innocent of manslaughter in the killing of Terence Crutcher.Betty Jo Shelby leaving court in May. CREDIT: AP Photo/Sue OgrockiThe Tulsa, Oklahoma, police
Scott Pruitt Spent Much of Early Months at E.P.A. Traveling Home, Report Says

Scott Pruitt Spent Much of Early Months at E.P.A. Traveling Home, Report Says

Scott Pruitt, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, arriving to testify before a Senate subcommittee last month.
Scott Pruitt Spent Much of Early Months at E.P.A. Traveling Home, Report Says

Scott Pruitt Spent Much of Early Months at E.P.A. Traveling Home, Report Says

Scott Pruitt, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, arriving to testify before a Senate subcommittee last month.

Teacher turns to panhandling to afford supplies for her classroom

She made more on the street in an hour than she does teaching. The post Teacher turns to panhandling to afford supplies for her classroom appeared first on The Daily Dot.