Fairview, OK – FAIRVIEW, Okla. (AP) Fairview Police Chief Robert Banks is being investigated by the Oklahoma Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training. CLEET assistant director of operations Steve Emmons says the investigation concerns the treatment of a person in a class Banks taught. Banks says he knows nothing about it.
Information from: The Oklahoman, http://www.newsok.com
Norman, OK – Cops: 2 bodies near car sought in kidnap, murder
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Police say two bodies have been found near a car that belongs to a man charged with killing his estranged wife and kidnapping her 7-year-old daughter. Officers fear one of the bodies may be that of the young girl.
Salt Lake City, UT – Ruling links CIA to OKC bombing prosecution
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) A federal judge has turned down a Utah attorney's request for access to secret CIA documents about the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing in a ruling that links the agency to the prosecution of Timothy McVeigh.
A decision handed down Friday by U.S. District Judge Clark Waddoups in Salt Lake City rejected attorney Jesse Trentadue's Freedom of Information Act request for 12 CIA documents. The judge says they are legally exempt from disclosure.
Tulsa, OK – Fresh on the heels of a City Council 5-4 vote to reject a City/County cooperation effort, the Tulsa County Commission immediately announced its unanimous support for redirecting such an effort to working with Mayor Bartlett's administration. On Thursday night, the Tulsa City Council voted down a resolution brought forward by Councilor G.T. Bynum to create a committee of City and County representatives to evaluate opportunities to save money.
Oologah, OK – Limbs of boy with meningococcal disease amputated
TULSA, Okla. (AP) The grandfather of an Oologah-Talala student who contracted meningococcal disease earlier this month says the six-year-old has undergone surgery to amputate his arms and legs.
Rockie Mitchell says doctors operated on Jeremiah Mitchell on Wednesday. Rockie Mitchell says the child also doesn't have any blood circulating in his chin and his left cheek up to his eye, which will require more surgery.