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    JBCC walkaway Kenneth Laws back in custody

    MCALESTER, Okla. -- An inmate who walked away from Jackie Brannon Correctional Center early Wednesday morning is back in custody.Oklahoma Department of Corrections Fugitive Apprehension and Investigations agents, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, and Hughes County Sheriff's deputies participated in the apprehension of Kenneth Laws, who was found southeast of Stuart.Stuart is about 20 miles east of McAlester. Laws is believed to have made it there via a truck he stole in McAlester before it broke down...  Read More...

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    ODOC searching for minimum-security walkaway from JBCC in McAlester

    MCALESTER, Okla. – The Oklahoma Department of Corrections is looking for an inmate who walked away early Wednesday morning from a minimum-security prison for men, Jackie Brannon Correctional Center. Staff discovered Kenneth A. Laws, 39, missing around 3:15 a.m.   Read More...

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    ODOC #FugitiveFriday: Francisco R. Paez

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Francisco Paez walked away from Clara Waters Community Corrections Center in Oklahoma City on Nov. 17, 2014.Paez, whose aliases include “Poncho Paez” and “Pedro R. Pancho,” was serving sentences out of Oklahoma and Seminole counties for forgery and drug possession.Paez is described as Hispanic, 5-feet 6-inches tall, weighing about 189 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.He has multiple tattoos including a low rider on his chest, a cross, skulls, guns and a spider web.   Read More...

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    ODOC #FugitiveFriday: Jennifer C. Alexander

    OKLAHOMA CITY -- Jennifer C. Alexander walked away Oct. 13, 2016, from what was then known as Kate Barnard Community Corrections Center. Alexander, 46, was serving 10-year sentences out of Pontotoc County for forgery, drug possession, burglary, stolen property possession and conspiracy. Alexander is described as Native American, about 5-feet 8-inches tall, weighing about 180 pounds, with red hair and hazel eyes. KBCCC is now a minimum-security prison for women, Kate Barnard Correc...  Read More...

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    Director Allbaugh applauds law enforcement after GPS walkaway arrest

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Department of Corrections Director Joe M. Allbaugh applauds the work of law enforcement officers from multiple agencies who worked together to bring a GPS walkaway into custody on Tuesday.Gordan L. Turnipseed, 28, was considered an ODOC absconder after he let his global positioning system monitor die on March 5.ODOC Fugitive Apprehension and Investigations agents had been looking for him since, attempting to locate him through various means, including talking with his as...  Read More...

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    ODOC #FugitiveFriday: Ralph E. Jones

    TULSA, Okla. - Ralph E. Jones did not return to the Tulsa Transitional Center halfway house after his shift ended at his job on Monday. Jones, 59, was serving sentences out of Oklahoma County for assault and battery on a police officer, drug possession, and being a felon in possession of a firearm. Jones is described as black, 5-feet 11-inches tall, weighing about 200 pounds, with gray hair and brown eyes. The public should consider Jones armed and dangerous.   Read More...

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    HMCC walkaway back in custody

    ATOKA, Okla. -- Oklahoma Department of Corrections Fugitive Apprehension and Investigations agents located Howard McLeod Correctional Center walkaway James E. Smith around 3 p.m.   Read More...

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    ODOC searching for Howard McLeod Correctional Center walkaway

    ATOKA, Okla. -- Oklahoma Department of Corrections agents and security staff are searching for a man who walked away from the minimum-security Howard McLeod Correctional Center Monday night. At around 7:50 p.m., HMCC security staff discovered James E. Smith, 39, missing after learning a resident near the 5,300-acre site had called the sheriff's office complaining of someone trespassing on their property. Smith was serving several Stephens County sentences for armed robbery, firearm...  Read More...

  • State troopers arrest Jackie Brannon Correctional Center walkaway

    MCALESTER, Okla. -- Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers arrested minimum-security walkaway Aaron Foote early Saturday afternoon. Foote walked away from Jackie Brannon Correctional Center Friday night. Troopers located Foote, who was serving a four-year sentence out of Oklahoma County for auto theft, on the Indian Nations Turnpike near mile marker 71. Foote will be taken back to JBCC, a minimum-security prison for men located on the northwest side of McAlester, where he will be housed in h...  Read More...

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    ODOC, area law enforcement searching for Jackie Brannon Correctional Center walkaway

    MCALESTER, Okla. – A man serving time for car theft walked away Friday night from Jackie Brannon Correctional Center, a minimum-security prison for men located in northwest McAlester.At around 7:40 p.m., A K-9 officer on patrol saw Aaron Foote, 48, leave the facility’s chapel service and walk behind the building. The officer followed him and asked what he was doing.   Read More...

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    ODOC #FugitiveFriday - William Kent

    OKLAHOMA CITY – William Kent walked away Oct. 22 from Oklahoma City Transitional Center halfway house.  Kent was incarcerated for car theft and felony drug possession convictions out of Oklahoma County.  He is described as white, 6-feet tall, weighing approximately 185 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes.  Anyone with information can call our escapee hotline at 405-425-2698 or email warrants@doc.ok.gov. All calls and emails are confidential. William Ken...  Read More...

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    Minimum-security inmate walks away from MACC in Stringtown

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oct. 15, 2018 Minimum-security inmate walks away from MACC in Stringtown OKLAHOMA CITY – A minimum-security inmate walked away Monday morning from Mack Alford Correctional Center. A correctional security officer noticed Alvaro Rodriguez, 35, missing around 8 a.m. at the Stringtown prison’s minimum security unit. Rodriguez was serving Tulsa County sentences for possession of stolen vehicle, possession of a sawed-off shotgun/rifle, drug po...  Read More...

  • Final MACC walkaway arrested

    Mack Alford Correctional Center staff and Oklahoma Department of Corrections Fugitive Apprehension and Investigations agents have located and arrested Jesse Rapan Jr. He was found around 3:35 p.m. near the facility. Rapan is the second of two inmates who walked away early this morning from MACC.   Read More...

  • 2 walk away from MACC minimum-security unit; 1 in custody

    OKLAHOMA CITY -- Two inmates walked away early Wednesday morning from the minimum-security unit at Mack Alford Correctional Center in Atoka. One was located a short time later, and the second remains outstanding.Jesse Rapan Jr. and Randy W.   Read More...

  • Lexington Correctional Center walkaway arrested

    OKLAHOMA CITY – An inmate who walked away Monday from the minimum security unit at Lexington Correctional Center was arrested later that night. Curtis Seals, Jr., 39, was found around 10:30 p.m. at the Canadian River, about 1 mile south of 144th Street and Box Road in Cleveland County. An Oklahoma Department of Corrections emergency response team, Fugitive Apprehension and Investigations agents, an ODOC K9 unit and area law enforcement participated in the search. ODOC tracke...  Read More...

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    Minimum Security Inmate Walks Away from Lexington Prison

    LEXINGTON – This morning, at approximately 8 a.m., correctional officers at the Lexington Assessment and Reception Center initiated a routine inmate count. Inmate Curtis Seals Jr, 39, was not present during the count in the minimum security area of the prison. He was present during the 6 a.m.   Read More...

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