TULSA, Okla. (AP) A former Tulsa police officer says he and three other officers used drugs kept in squad cars to "substitute as evidence in criminal cases." Eric Hill has received immunity from prosecution in return for his testimony. The other officers are accused of planting drugs on people in order to arrest them for drug possession.
(Information in the following story is from: Tulsa World, http://www.tulsaworld.com)
Tushka, OK – Disaster declaration for Oklahoma approved
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) President Obama has approved a major disaster declaration for Oklahoma for tornadoes that hit the state last month.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency says Monday's approval of Gov. Mary Fallin's request for federal disaster assistance means individuals and business owners in Canadian, Delaware, Grady, Kingfisher, Logan and McClain counties who were affected by the May 22-25 tornadoes may now qualify for disaster aid.
Tulsa, OK – Tulsa feels the heat as highs are forecast in the 90s. For those who work outdoors, this means a lot of sweating. Construction foreman Gary Smith says he and his crew have dealt with these temperatures before and they are prepared.
"We're watching it, we were working long days but we're probably going to cut our hours back. We're pumping the gatorade, electrolytes, and the water."