Tulsa County Newswire

Tulsa County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tulsa County, OK.

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  1. Busy Keystone Firefighters Need Help Restocking SuppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... lot out of you." Many were called to fires or medical emergencies on the Fourth of July, and volunteers at one Tulsa County fire department said it's drained their supplies. Volunteer firefighters at Keystone had a very busy weekend and were called ...

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  2. Tulsa police arrest man after slow-speed chaseRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | KSWO

    ... fficers used spike strips to flatten his tires but Ramsey wouldn't exit the vehicle. Ramsey was booked into the Tulsa County jail on complaints including eluding and resisting arrest. Online records didn't indicate an attorney.

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  3. Oklahoma Innocence Project Files Court Brief In Hopes To Free Convicted MurdererRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... then all of a sudden 'well he wasn't with me, he may have left, I don't know what happened,'" said Green. The Tulsa County District attorney now has the opportunity to respond to the brief. The case probably won't be heard in a court of law until ...

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  4. Police Use Pepper Balls, Taser To Arrest Tulsa Man After ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... getting into a scuffle with officers who had to tase him before arresting him They booked Andre Ramsey into the Tulsa County jail on complaints including eluding, driving left of center and resisting arrest. Jail records show his bond was $1,700 ...

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  5. Oklahoma court to look at blocking Tulsa grand jury probeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Cybercast News Service

    The Oklahoma Supreme Court said Thursday it will consider whether to stop a grand jury investigation into an embattled sheriff whose longtime friend and volunteer deputy fatally shot an unarmed man. Attorneys for Tulsa County Sheriff Stanley Glanz want justices to toss out a lower court's decision to empanel a grand jury on July 20. The state Supreme Court late Thursday appointed a referee to hear evidence and arguments in the case on July 14. More than 6,600 Tulsa residents petitioned for the investigation into whether Glanz neglected his duties and whether reservists who gave gifts to the sheriff were shown special treatment.

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  6. Suspect accused of hitting person with car, fleeing sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... e again, Brashear left the scene. A motive for the road rage hasn't been released. Brashear was booked into the Tulsa County Jail after she turned herself in to police. She faces multiple assault and battery counts.

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  7. Heroin, marijuana, cocaine, and MDMA found inside east Tulsa homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... rugs." He was also willing to tell officers about the drugs and cash inside his place. Giddins was taken to the Tulsa County Jail. He faces numerous drug trafficking charges.

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  8. Motorcyclist crashes during short police chaseRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 4 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... suffer any injuries. No reason was given as to why the suspect didn't stop for the officer. He was taken to the Tulsa County Jail.

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  9. Suspect admits he's on 'water' during alleged robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... e taken into custody. After a short period, officers were able to subdue and arrest him. Davis was taken to the Tulsa County Jail. He faces multiple counts including robbery by force or fear and possession of a controlled drug.

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  10. Sheriff asks Supreme Court to halt probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    The Oklahoma Supreme Court agreed Thursday to consider whether to stop a grand jury investigation into possible misconduct at the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office.

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  11. Tulsa frugal family fun for Summer 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Examiner.com

    ... and splashpads have no to low admission costs-see their website for more information. Also be sure to check out Tulsa County Parks/Pools . Bass Pro's Family Summer Camp -Now until July 26 you can enjoy free crafts, workshops, and other family ...

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  12. Sheriff Stanley Glanz asks state Supreme Court to block grand jury probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | NewsOK.com

    In a last-second rush of district court filings before a three-day holiday weekend, the Tulsa County sheriff has mounted a second legal challenge to a petition calling for a grand jury inquiry into his office. Attorneys for Sheriff Stanley Glanz filed documents Friday showing that a state Supreme Court referee has scheduled an expedited hearing on the sheriff's request that the court block Tulsa County Presiding Judge Rebecca Nightingale's order impaneling a grand jury to investigate the Sheriff's Office.

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  13. PSO: Customers report outages in Green CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KJRH

    ... avy rains sporadically hit Green Country. As of 8 p.m. on Thursday almost 1,000 customers were without power in Tulsa County and 1,120 were without power in Wagoner County.

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  14. Oklahoma sheriff wants state Supreme Court to block probeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    The Oklahoma Supreme Court says it will consider whether to stop a grand jury investigation into an embattled sheriff whose longtime friend and volunteer deputy fatally shot an unarmed man. On Thursday - for the second time this week - the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office went to court to thwart the probe.

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  15. Tulsa sheriff asks state Supreme Court to block grand jury probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NewsOK.com

    In a last-minute rush of district court filings before a three-day holiday weekend, the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office has mounted a second legal challenge to a petition calling for a grand jury inquiry. Attorneys for Sheriff Stanley Glanz filed documents Friday showing that a state Supreme Court referee has scheduled an expedited hearing on the sheriff's request that the court block Tulsa County Presiding Judge Rebecca Nightingale's order impaneling a grand jury to investigate the Sheriff's Office.

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  16. TCSO Appeals Grand Jury Investigation To State Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | News9 Oklahoma City

    The Tulsa County sheriff's attorney is appealing to the Oklahoma Supreme Court to stop a grand jury investigation into Sheriff Stanley Glanz and the sheriff's office. The group We The People Oklahoma gathered petitions to seat a grand jury after the shooting death of Eric Harris by a reserve sheriff's deputy.

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  17. 3 Cases Of West Nile Virus Reported In StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    While no cases have been reported in Tulsa County, the Tulsa Health Department has found mosquitoes carrying the virus at several traps in the city. Evangelist Franklin Graham prayed on a sidewalk outside the Pentagon Thursday after his invitation to a prayer service inside was withdrawn because of comments that insulted people of other religions.

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  18. Judge orders grand jury convened to investigate Tulsa sheriff's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | NewsOK.com

    Presiding Judge Rebecca Nightingale ordered that a grand jury be convened after hearing three hours of arguments and testimony and ruling against a motion to dismiss the petition calling for an investigation of the Tulsa County sheriff's office. Tulsa County Sheriff Stanley Glanz speaks April 20 about the shooting of Eric Harris by Tulsa reserve deputy Robert Bates.

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  19. Tulsa judge says grand jury can review sheriff's operationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Cybercast News Service

    A grand jury should review operations at an Oklahoma sheriff's office that sent onto the streets a 73-year-old reserve deputy who shot and killed an unarmed and restrained suspect, a judge ruled Tuesday. District Judge Rebecca Nightingale ordered a grand jury to convene on July 20 after denying a motion by attorneys for Tulsa County Sheriff Stanley Glanz to disqualify the petition because circulators didn't attach a 33-page summary of specific allegations against the sheriff to the signature pages.

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  20. Family of shooting victim suing ex-deputy in federal courtRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Cybercast News Service

    An ex-volunteer sheriff's deputy in Oklahoma unnecessarily used a stun gun on a restrained suspect less than two months before he fatally shot an unarmed and restrained man, an amended federal lawsuit filed Monday alleges. The former Tulsa County reserve, Robert Bates, is accused in the complaint of using his stun gun in February on restrained suspect Terry Byrum after a traffic stop.

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