They are just two of the estimated 75,000-or-so undocumented immigrants in Oklahoma. As President Donald Trump takes office, they spoke to The Frontier about their lives and how they feel about the new Commander-in-chief.
In Tulsa, compared to the first six months of 2015, the same period in 2016 saw a 24 percent increase in violent crime. Still, the overall violent crime rate in Tulsa remains low compared to historic standards.
“We’ve made a lot of strides in terms of the budget, and morale, and getting internal things in order, and I want to continue that,” he said. But he also offered some more detailed plans for his first full year as sheriff.
What’s unclear is why it took an extra year for that report to be turned over to Barris’ office. Barris said in the statement that the OSBI halted their investigation after the grand jury indicted Glanz more than 12 months ago.