Stillwater police official blames Open Records Act for department’s lack of body cameras on officers

The Stillwater Police Department doesn’t use body cameras because video of officers responding to domestic violence calls must be released under the state Open Records Act, the department’s spokesman told a Citizen’s Continue Reading →

Bill making OHP recordings public headed to governor

A bill removing the Open Records Act exemption for Oklahoma Highway Patrol recordings is headed to Gov. Mary Fallin after the state House approved it today by vote of 76 to 6.  House Continue Reading →

Okla. Senate agrees to make OHP recordings public records

The state Senate voted 38-4 on Thursday to remove the Open Records Act exemption for Oklahoma Highway Patrol recordings. An amended House Bill 2676 also adds audio and video recordings from dashboard and Continue Reading →