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  1. Teens' Joy Ride Ends in CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Tulsa County Sheriff's deputies say a joy ride was short lived for a couple of teens driving a stolen car early Tuesday morning. Around 1:15 a.m., a deputy spotted a sports car with improper rear lights near 41st and Southwest Boulevard.

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  2. Tulsa County Commissioners Adopt New Jail Fee StructureRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Tulsa County Commissioners unanimously passed a resolution to start charging the City of Tulsa a new jail booking and incarceration rate if a new agreement is not reached by the end of the month. During its regular meeting Monday, the commissioners decided that if there is no new agreement by November 1, 2014, Tulsa County will begin charging the city $118 per booking and $52 a day for each City of Tulsa inmate housed at the jail.

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  3. Man Accused of Raping 14-Year-Old GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... four marijuana blunts over six hours, beginning two hours before the alleged attack. Owens was booked into the Tulsa County Jail on one complaint of first-degree rape. He was being held on $100,000 bond. Evangelist Franklin Graham prayed on a ...

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  4. Tulsa leaders discuss prescription drug abuseRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Tulsa city leaders joined with state health officials for the first in a series of public safety discussions about prescription drug abuse. "Tulsa County is the No.

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  5. Tulsa Most Wanted Arrested For Prostituting Teenage RunawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Tulsa County Sheriff's Office arrested a woman wanted for felony human trafficking. Deputies took one of the city's Most Wanted suspects into custody Friday night.

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  6. Time running out for absentee votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... of consanguinity or affinity to any person whose name appears on the ballot. a Military personnel, residents of Tulsa County living overseas, and the spouses and dependents of each group may apply only by mail, by fax, or by e-mail. For more ...

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  7. Tulsa's Mayor Urges Citizens To Combat Prescription Drug AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Tulsa Mayor Dewey Bartlett made an emotional plea at a public safety summit Friday morning focused on prescription drug abuse. Bartlett said he recently learned from the state's mental health officials, Tulsa County is number one in Oklahoma for prescription overdoses and fifteenth in the nation.

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  8. Three die in separate accidents in Oklahoma City, Tulsa and Hughes CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | NewsOK.com

    About 10 a.m. Thursday, Cochran was driving south on U.S. Highway 75 near 56th Street North in Tulsa County when the car she was driving left the highway, hit a concrete bridge wall and struck a tree, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported. A woman riding on a small trailer behind a bicycle was struck by a van in southwest Oklahoma City Wednesday night and killed, police report.

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  9. Tulsa County Jail Screening New Inmates For EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    There aren't any cases of Ebola in Oklahoma, but many places aren't taking any chances, including the Tulsa County Jail. New inmates at the David L. Moss Correctional Center are required to complete a questionnaire when they arrive at the jail.

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  10. Tulsa City, County Leaders At Odds Over Jail BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Tulsa's city and county leaders are at odds over who pays to house certain inmates at the Tulsa County jail. The Tulsa County Criminal Justice Authority discussed the issue Thursday.

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  11. Three die in separate accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | NewsOK.com

    About 10 a.m. Thursday, Cochran was driving south on U.S. Highway 75 near 56th Street North in Tulsa County when the car she was driving left the highway, hit a concrete bridge wall and struck a tree, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported. A woman riding on a small trailer behind a bicycle who was struck by a van in southwest Oklahoma City Wednesday night died, police report.

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  12. City Of Tulsa To Hold 'Drug Take-Back' EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... discharged into streams. Unwanted prescription drugs can always be taken to all any Tulsa Police station or the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office. Oklahoma's Own Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, ...

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  13. Deputies: Search Suspended For A Car In The Arkansas RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    After the sun comes up Thursday morning, divers will return to the Arkansas River below Keystone Dam looking for a car which may have driven into the river late Wednesday. Tulsa County Sheriff's Office deputies and several nearby fire departments responded the the Arkansas River off old Highway 51 after they got a call about a car which gone into the river at about 9 p.m. Deputies and firefighters spend several hours looking for the car near the swift water park area, but suspended their search after they were unable to locate the car.

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  14. Tulsa Co. Jail to Pay Fee for New ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Thursday morning, Tulsa Mayor Dewey Bartlett will address a new fee that would charge the city for every new inmate booked into the Tulsa County Jail. Tulsa County Commissioners passed the fee that Bartlett says would cost the city an extra $1.8 million, per year.

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  15. Crews Construct Route 66 Gateways In TulsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... with the City of Tulsa. The total cost for the project is $930,000. The funding comes from the Vision 2025 Tulsa County sales tax. Oklahoma's Own Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the ...

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  16. Alliance Defending Freedom: OK Court Clerks Don't Have To Violate BeliefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Despite the recent ruling that made gay marriage legal in Oklahoma, court clerks do not have to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples if it violates their personal beliefs. After an Oklahoma couple sued Tulsa County Court Clerk, Sally Howe-Smith, over her refusal to issue same-sex marriage license, lawyers with the Alliance Defending Freedom stepped in to represent Howe-Smith.

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  17. Tulsa Int'l Airport Officials Hold Meeting To Discuss Ebola, TravelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... The airport emergency operations team met Wednesday afternoon to discuss its response to Ebola. EMSA and the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office also was in that discussion. A spokesperson says no new plans came out of that, but they've had a plan in ...

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  18. Oklahoma Gay Couples Can Now File For BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Pridesource.com

    ... couples have been filing for marriage licenses, according to Jason Jones, head of the license division for the Tulsa County Court Clerk. The office stopped maintaining a record of how many same-sex marriage licenses were filed after Tuesday, but ...

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  19. Woman pulled over in a vehicle full of crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... he police report didn't say whether or not the child belonged to Taylor. She was then arrested and taken to the Tulsa County Jail. Taylor has a previous conviction in Osage County, for possession of a controlled substance.

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  20. Everything You Need to Know Now About Marriage Equality in OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Advocate

    ... that it cannot pass any standard of review. The petitioner in the case was Sally Howe Smith, a court clerk for Tulsa County (pictured above). Smith claimed that the ban is not subject to heightened scrutiny and that it can pass any standard of ...

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