OK - Taxpayers may have to pay $13.5 million in LE jail rape settlement

Discussion in 'Up to the Minute' started by wfgodot, Nov 5, 2011.

  1. wfgodot

    wfgodot Former Member

    Likes Received:
    Trophy Points:
    Delaware County is not a place where such monies will be unfelt by taxpayers - 18.3% of the population is below
    the poverty line. Just another in a long series of official misconduct and wrongdoing by Oklahoma law enforcement.

    Delaware County Sheriff Jay Blackfox resigns (Daily Oklahoman)
    Delaware County Sheriff Jay Blackfox resigned Friday, two days after
    the county agreed to pay $13.5 million to settle a lawsuit by women alleging
    they were raped and sexually assaulted in the county jail by law enforcement officers.

    Much more, including how the allegations came to light in the first place, at link above.
  2. Loading...

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice