Category Archives: General

TPD Foundation Charity Luncheon

A restaurant heavily damaged in the August tornado hosted a charity lunch a day before it reopens to honor the police officers who helped restore order after the destruction. The Panera Bread at 5601 E. 41st. St. was one of many businesses damaged or destroyed by the EF2 twister that bore down on 41st Street between...
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34 Lives Saved with Narcan

Thirty-four lives have been saved as the Tulsa Police Department has administered Narcan, a medication that can reverse the effects of a life-threatening opiate overdose, and on Friday TPD was recognized for their achievement. TPD has received the Heartland Alcohol and Substance Abuse Conference Community Project Award. This award was presented to the Tulsa Police Department for...
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TPD to Promote Community Policing

Leah Mueller wants you to know that if you have a question or concern, the Tulsa Police Department hears you and wants to help. Mueller, a former television news producer in Tulsa, is the department’s first community liaison, according to a news release issued Tuesday. She will earn an annual salary of $45,000 to work with...
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TPD Saves Man from Hanging

A Tulsa police officer ran into a man’s house Sunday morning just in time to save him from hanging to death, according to reports. Officers D. Howse, D. Madewell, and C. Veldkamp responded to a suicidal subject near Pine and Sheridan. Police say, when they arrived at the house, they got no response from the man who...
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