Medical marijuana card holders have faced felony child neglect charges after giving birth in Ponca City. Police there have stopped forwarding cases for criminal charges until an appeals court weighs in on the issue.
One position is based in Tulsa and will be focused on local government. The other position is based in Oklahoma City and is focused on housing equity.
The Frontier is tracking shootings by police officers in 2024.
There were at least 25 fatal police shootings in Oklahoma in 2023.
Oklahoma police have shot at least 48 people so far in 2022. At least 29 of those shootings have been fatal.
Gov. Kevin Stitt’s hopes of cutting the top tax rate during a special session hinge on support in the Senate.