Oklahoma DOC - Searching for Prison Escapees
Oklahoma DOC - Searching for prison escapees
A special presentation by The Oklahoman and NewsOK profiling the most wanted and at-large fugitives from the Oklahoma Department Of Corrections. The package includes profiles on the 77 escapees currently at large, interviews with DOC officials and former escapees, as well as a look at the individual prisons and a review of a 1978 prison escape that ended with the death of three Oklahoma state troopers.
A former prison escapee, warden and state officials discuss Oklahoma escapes over the years and how agencies work together to apprehend inmates.
Prison Escapes - By the numbers and how they happen
DOC and Prison Escape stories from The Oklahoman and NewsOK
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Dec 10The warden at Oklahoma State Penitentiary talks about...
Dec 9Former correctional officer at the Oklahoma State...
Dec 9John Goodin recalls he had only one goal after fleeing...
Dec 9It can take months, years or even decades to catch an...
Dec 9Department of Corrections spokesman, Jerry Massie talks...
Dec 9Former Oklahoma Highway Patrol Col. Mike Grimes has been...
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Tour of the Oklahoma State...
1978 State Trooper Killings
Archives, Data, More Information
- FRONT PAGE: Monday, August 11, 1941 - Warden killed an McAlester
- FRONT PAGE: Saturday, May 27, 1978 - Three troopers gunned down
- BLOG: Behind the DOC Escapee, Prison Project
- BLOG: The National Prison Escape Picture
- LINK: Oklahoma Department of Corrections
- LINK: OK DOC on Twitter
- OKLAHOMA WATCH: Women in Prison
- PLACES: Cell No. 21, Oklahoma County jail
- NDEPTH: Inmate Blues
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