Pretty Boy Floyd’s Tulsa Home: Feb 11, 1932 20 Tulsa Police Dept officers raided 513 E. Young St. in search of Charles Arthur “Choc” Floyd, a.k.a Pretty Boy Floyd. Floyd evaded capture following a shootout near 5th & Harvard. He abandoned his vehicle registered to a Jack Hamilton of Young Street. Jack Hamilton = Pretty Boy Floyd. Woody Guthrie claimed that more people attended Pretty Boy Floyd’s funeral than that of any governors’ in Oklahoma’s history. He was laid to rest in Akins, Okla.
Tulsa, Oklahoma Police Chief Chuck Jordan apologized on Saturday for the Tulsa Police Department’s inaction during the 1921 race riot. http://breakingbrown.com/2013/09/oklahoma-police-chief-apologizes-for-1921-attack-on-black-wall-street/