Staff Writer Corey Jones


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A national police reform advocacy group researcher says de-escalation language improved TPD’s policy but overall it remains vague in specifying when deadly force is OK. Police Chief Chuck Jordan stated that all of the Police Department’s policies are in accordance with CALEA and IACP standards.

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A 222-page report released Thursday cites evidence of racial bias in descriptions of how some officers treat black people, differences in how north Tulsa is policed and disparities of policing effects. Deputy Chief Jonathan Brooks said it's "misguided" to directly attribute racial disparities as evidence for bias or profiling without knowing the entire story.

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Henry Jones refuses to tell us if he has any law enforcement experience. He does have two outstanding warrants for failure to pay, as well as a conviction for threatening an act of violence.

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