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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.


Betty Shelby of the Tulsa Police Department. Tulsa Police Department and her victim Terence Crutcher, 40

from the Guardian

Betty Shelby: Tulsa police officer charged with manslaughter of Terence Crutcher

This undated file photo provided by the Tulsa Oklahoma Police Department shows officer Betty Shelby.

from Washington Post

An armed man held a toddler hostage for hours. A police sniper fired one shot and saved her.

Officer Jason Lawless shot and killed an armed man who held a 2-year-old girl hostage on Tuesday in Tulsa, Okla. (Tulsa Police Department)