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15 Officers Named In Tulsa Police Corruption Case

June 20, 2010  | 

Fifteen Tulsa officers have been named as "officers of interest" in a federal corruption probe that involves allegations of bribery and stolen evidence, the Tulsa World reports.

Eight of the officers named are employed with the Tulsa Police Department and one is an agent with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

Perhaps as a result, 11 people have been freed from prison or have had their felony convictions or drug charges eliminated as part of the grand jury investigation, the media outlet reports.

The investigation involves allegations of stolen drugs and money, falsified search warrants, nonexistent informants and false testimony by undercover officers and police officers primarily with the Tulsa PD.

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Tags: Tulsa (Okla.) PD, Officer Misconduct


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skm @ 1/24/2011 9:11 PM

I am the person who filed the complaint with justice on the police corruption case; DOJ sat on this complaint for two years before they acted, the corruption is much worse than reported, I am in the process of writing a book Titled "The Brick Wall" which will discribed just how DOJ messed up this investigation.

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