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Claremore Police Department said the incident started with a post made online and a juvenile’s refusal to provide a phone’s password.

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Editor’s Note:  This story is the third installment in a three-part series exploring inmate experience and jail standards as explained both former-inmates and jail staff. This story focuses on issues of safety, security, and operations.

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Editor’s Note:  This story is the second installment in a three-part series exploring inmate experience and jail standards as explained both former-inmates and jail staff. This story focuses on issues of information and communication. Part three will detail safety, security, and operations.

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Since the passage of recent criminal justice reforms, the number of larcenies has been steadily climbing with no solutions in sight.

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While Lorin Mooney was in court for a child neglect and narcotics case, the Rogers County Sheriff's Office and Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Taskforce were serving a warrant on his residence.

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Stolen mail, paraphernalia, and 23.3 grams of methamphetamine were reportedly found during a search warrant that resulted in a felony arrest Thursday.

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Deputies arrived at a Claremore home and found a man with a stab wound to the chest, according to Rogers County Sheriff’s Office.

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Gang-related offenses and intimidation of a witness, both felony charges, were filed against a Rogers County man this week.

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Officers noted the .40 caliber handgun and the odor of whiskey when they arrested George Adams just after 3:45 a.m. Thursday.

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It took the jury just over four hours to decide on a life sentence for Michael Spears, who is charged with first degree murder.

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Felony charges have been filed against two Claremore women accused of embezzling roughly $30,000 from their employer over the course of two years.

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A man was hospitalized with a gunshot wound to the head and another was arrested for shooting with intent to kill.

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Memorial service for John Harold Layman will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, October 14, 2019, at MMS-Payne Funeral Home Chapel. Harold passed away on Thursday, October 10, 2019. He was 91 years old. Born January 9th, 1928, in Tulsa, Oklahoma to John and Stella (Patterson) Layman, Harold attended sch…

Memorial service for Douglas "Doug" Wayne Sorensen will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, October 10, 2019 at Sequoyah Baptist Church. Doug passed away on Saturday, October 5, 2019. He was 57. Born October 3, 1962 in Claremore, Oklahoma to Richard Wayne and Patricia Sue (Thompson) Sorensen, Doug atten…

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