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Tulsa officer Surrenders on Manslaughter Charge

TULSA, Okla. — An Oklahoma police officer charged with manslaughter in last week’s shooting death of an unarmed black man has surrendered to authorities. Read more

White Oklahoma Police Officer Lawyer Says Slain Black Man Ignored officers’ Orders

TULSA, Okla. — An attorney for a white Oklahoma police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man said the man ignored officers’ commands, kept touching his pocket and was reaching through a window of his SUV when he was killed. Read more

Black Man Fatally Shot By White Tulsa Cop Was Unarmed

TULSA, Okla. — A black man fatally shot by a white Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer responding to a stalled vehicle had no weapon on him or in his SUV, the city’s police chief said Monday. Read more

Oklahoma Police Use of Credit Cards Readers To Freeze, Seize Funds Comes Under Fire

Police in Oklahoma are using scanners that can identify phony credit cards, but critics warn the devices could also allow cops to empty the bank accounts of law-abiding citizens with one swipe. Read more

Manhunt Underway For Suspect Who Shot Oklahoma Police Officer In The Head

A manhunt is underway for the suspect who shot an Oologah, Oklahoma, police officer in the head on late Thursday. Read more