The Law Blog of Oklahoma

Killer clown hoax makes its way to Oklahoma

Posted : Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Just in time for Halloween, a "killer clown" hoax that began in South Carolina has spread to numerous other states and into Oklahoma. 
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Man Charged with Murder in Edmond Triple Fatality DUI

Posted : Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Oklahoma County sheriff's deputies are searching for a Midwest City man wanted in connection with an April DUI accident that left three people dead, including a toddler. 
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OKC Babysitter Accused of Kidnapping Infant

Posted : Friday, September 09, 2016

Almost every one of us has seen someone else do something and thought, "I could do that better." Whether a colleague at work has a lackluster presentation, the coach of our favorite team flubs a call, a friend demonstrates an inferior home improvement project, or a parent seems to have no control over his or her children, there is someone sitting back thinking, "If I were in charge of that, things would be different." 
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14-Year-Old Charged in Stepmother's Murder

Posted : Friday, September 02, 2016

Late last month, a Vinita teenager walked into the local police station and announced that he had shot and killed his stepmother. When the teen confessed the murder to a police dispatcher, another police officer began to walk toward him. Reports say the 14-year-old stood up and told the officer, "I need a hug." 
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Oklahoma Highway Safety Office Gears up for Labor Day DUI Patrols

Posted : Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Some of the deadliest driving days each year occur during the summer months. Often, the two holidays that flank summer--Memorial Day and Labor Day--show dramatic increases in traffic fatalities, with a dramatic surge over the Fourth of July weekend. And each year, a significant number of traffic deaths occurring on these summer holidays are the result of impaired driving. 
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Chandler Man Wanted in DUI Death of UCO Student

Posted : Friday, August 19, 2016

A Pottawatomie County judge has issued an arrest warrant for a Chandler man accused of driving under the influence of alcohol and causing a fatal collision with a UCO student from Spring, Texas. 
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Witnesses Prevent Woman from Driving Drunk with Toddler

Posted : Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Witnesses at an Oklahoma City fast food restaurant stepped in to prevent an apparently inebriated woman from driving drunk with a toddler in her car. 
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Suspected Drunk Driver Totals Del City Police Car

Posted : Tuesday, August 02, 2016

In a little twist of irony, a Del City police officer working overtime to stop DUI was involved in an accident with a suspected drunk driver. 
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Noble Day Care Owner Says She "Dropped" Fatally Injured Infant; Blames Stress

Posted : Friday, July 29, 2016

The owner of a Noble home day care where a 5-month-old infant suffered fatal injuries says she "dropped" the baby multiple times throughout the day and admits to being "stressed" while caring for the child. 
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Dewey Teen Accused of Bludgeoning Grandmother

Posted : Tuesday, July 26, 2016

A 19-year-old Dewey man has been charged with murder after reportedly beating his grandmother to death. 
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