Posted on: April 24, 2017

Midwest City celebrates its 75th Anniversary

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The City of Midwest City is celebrating its 75th Anniversary throughout 2017.  Midwest City has a very proud heritage and one that is unique in America. We start now with possibly the most important story – how we began…

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75th Annv. - Spotlight
Posted on: April 26, 2017

MWC Founder a real visionary

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Visionary, newspaperman, real estate developer, homebuilder, city founder and political candidate are all words that appropriately describe the founder of Midwest City, W.P. “Bill” Atkinson.  Born November 9, 1906 in Carthage,...

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75th Annv. - Spotlight
Posted on: April 26, 2017

May 3, 1999 important part of Midwest City history

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The City of Midwest City has experienced many successes and challenges during its 75-year history, but, few have had the impact that the May 3, 1999 tornado had on the community…

May 3, 1999 began as most other spring days in central Oklahoma. &...

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75th Annv. - Spotlight
Posted on: June 13, 2017

Development of early MWC Schools Part 1

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While the purpose for the growth and development of early Midwest City was to meet an immediate wartime housing need and to be a support community to the base, it was also planned to meet the needs of a permanent post-war community. 

With the star...

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75th Annv. - Spotlight
Posted on: June 13, 2017

Development of early MWC Schools Part 2

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While 1943 and 1944 provided the years when the foundation was laid for a successful and prosperous school district in early Midwest City, the focus of the following years was to provide an environment that was conducive for continued growth, vision and a...

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75th Annv. - Spotlight

Posted on: August 7, 2017

City responds to Oklahoman article regarding drinking water

Some of our residents may have read the story this morning in the Oklahoman newspaper entitled “State cites dozens for clean drinking water violations.” This story mentions an issue involving a Midwest City business, Village Oaks Mobil...

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MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: August 2, 2017

Notice to Residents...

Perhaps you may have seen or heard the recent news reports regarding a former Midwest City business called Eagle Industries. The site, which is located at 10901 SE 29th St. has been under investigation by the ODEQ (Oklahoma Department of Environmental Qua...

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MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: July 13, 2017

City Council approves measure to take sales tax increase to vote of people

The City Council has voted to ask the citizens of Midwest City to consider a measure that will increase the current sales tax rate by seventy-five hundredths (0.75) of one percent.  The current sales tax rate is 8.35%.  If passed, the ne...

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MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: July 10, 2017

MWC launches new public application (app)

The City of Midwest City has recently launched a new application (app), called My_MWC.  The free app can be accessed from either the Android or IPhone app store. 

The app is very interactive with the city’s website, midwestcityo...

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MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: June 27, 2017

City announces new closing time for Transfer Station

The City is announcing new closing hour for the Transfer Station. Beginning Saturday, July 1, the Transfer Station will be open from 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. instead of 4:00 p.m.

The Transfer Station is located at the end of Jim White Drive, south of the MWC ...

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MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: May 25, 2017

Parks & Recreation Department plans new Midwest Summer Fest events

The City of Midwest City’s Parks & Recreation Department is happy to announce a new series of outdoor events, entitled Midwest Summer Fest.  The family-friendly events will be held on the first Friday evenings of June, July, August ...

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MWC News & Announcements
Posted on: May 9, 2017

75th Anniversary Commemorative Christmas ornaments on sale

To commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the City of Midwest City and Tinker Air Force Base, there are special edition Christmas ornaments for sale at the MWC Welcome Center, located at 7200 S.E. 29th ST.  The cost is $15 each and quanities are lim...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Case No. 17-05214 Suspects that Eluded Police

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An officer attempted to conduct a traffic stop for a traffic violation in the 9100 block of NE 23rd St. The black pickup truck sped off driving erratically reaching high speeds. The officer stopped following the vehicle due to concern for the safety of mo...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Case No. 17-04880 Liquor Theft

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The suspect entered a liquor store in the 1100 block of N Douglas Blvd on 1 July 2017. She grabbed a couple bottles of liquor, ran out the door, and got into the passenger side of a car that waited for her.

If you have any information that may assist the M...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Case No. 17-04546 Victim Loses Vehicle and More to Toilet-Using Thief

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The female suspect entered a fitness center supposedly to use the toilet. After entering, she stole a member’s car keys from a locker and left. She then got into a silver car in the parking lot and the key fob was used to locate the victim&r...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Case No. 17-03989 Suspect Steals Game System (IDENTIFIED)

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A family may not have fully closed the door to their hotel room when going downstairs to eat breakfast. The pictured man is suspected of swooping into the room and stealing the child's game system, a parent's wallet, and more. Stolen credit cards were use...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Case No. 17-03603 Assault & Battery and Vandalism (IDENTIFIED)

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Two black females (suspects) and two white females got into an argument at the store. The employees made them leave and that’s when things got worse. The suspects came back reinforced and tore up the store. The male with the suspects eventually ...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Case No. 17-03365 Attempted Burglary of Coin Operated Machine (IDENTIFIED)

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This suspect ran over a coin operated machine multiple times at a car wash, apparently to crack it open to get the coins. This happened early in the morning on 27 April 2017, at SE 15th St and Anderson Rd.

At first, he was washing an oversized white truck,...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Case No. 17-02956 High-heeled Opportunist Stealing (IDENTIFIED)

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This lady shows up to look at used cars, but ends up stealing an IPAD after she realized that the employee stepped away from the desk. The incident occurred on 22 April 2017 in the 9200 block of NE 10th St. She appears to have an armband tattoo on her upp...

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

Case No. 17-01672 BURGLAR HITS ELDERLY WOMAN'S HOME WHILE SHE IS AT THE FUNERAL OF A LOVED ONE

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Video shows the suspect to be a white male who drove a white SUV. The burglar possibly planned the burglary to be at a time when the deceased's family would be at the funeral. The incident occurred on 6 March 2017.

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Posted on: January 30, 2017

Case No. 17-00579 Burglary of Automobiles at Hotel

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A male and female pulled into the parking lot and parked in a newer white vehicle. Then, the male broke into two other vehicles, while the female assisted with packing the stolen belongings into their vehicle before they drove off. The incident occurred a...

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Posted on: December 15, 2016

Case No. 16-09384 Grand Larceny

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The suspect stole a welder, loaded it into the pictured silver 4-door car with sunroof, and drove off. The incident occurred at Lowes, located at 7151 SE 29th St. on 12 December 2016.

If you have any information that may assist the Midwest City Police Depa...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Case No. 16-09182 Use of Forged Check

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The victim's account was charged $500 due to this suspect using a counterfeit of one of the victim's checks. The incident occurred at Lowes, located at 7151 SE 29th St. on 23 November 2016. The appliances were loaded into the newer model...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Case No. 16-08859 Burglary of Semi-Trailer

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The suspect(s) arrived in a car that was pulling a flat-bed trailer. The suspect(s) cut a lock on the semi-trailer, and then loaded about $21000 worth of items from it onto their flat-bed trailer. The suspect(s) left and returned about 15 minutes later, w...

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Posted on: November 3, 2016

Case No. 16-07476 Grand Larceny

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The suspect loaded up a cart with over $800 in items and pushed it out of the store to a car without paying. The incident occurred at Walmart, located at 7520 E. Reno Ave on 24 September 2016. The suspect arrived and left in a white car, driven by someone...Read on...

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Posted on: September 13, 2016

Case No. 16-06825 Unauthorized Use of Credit Card Suspects

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The victim's account was charged for unauthorized purchases made at two different businesses in Midwest City on 16 August 2016. It is possible that the card was cloned.

If you have any information that may assist the Midwest City Police Department with...Read on...

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Posted on: September 6, 2016

Asking for Help Identifying this Person

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We are asking for help identifying this person. We believe that he may have information related to an incident that occurred in Midwest City last month. If you have any information that may assist us with identifying him, please call Detective Landers at ...Read on...

Police Department - Persons of Interest
Posted on: September 1, 2016

Case No. 16-06729 Auto Burglary/Unauthorized Use of Credit Card

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The victim's vehicle was burglarized in the Manor Care parking lot, located in the 2900 block of Parklawn Dr., on 8-27-16. Shortly after, there was an attempted use of the victim's credit card at the Midwest City Walmart.

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Police Department - Persons of Interest
Posted on: August 12, 2016

Case No. 16-06237 Armed Robbery Cash for Gold and Coins

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VIDEO OF ARMED ROBBERY SUSPECTS

Here is video of two subjects that robbed the Cash for Gold and Coins store, located in the 9200 block of NE 23rd St., this morning (9 August 2016). This video is taken from a nearby business and shows the suspects passi...Read on...

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Posted on: August 2, 2016

Case No. 16-06042 Armed Robber Beats and Shoots Cashier (VIDEO OF ENTIRE INCIDENT).

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This occurred at the Dollar General store, 9221 NE 10th St., today at around noon. We are asking anyone with information regarding this case to please call (405)739-1306, reference case no. 16-06042.

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Posted on: July 19, 2016

Case No. 16-05672 Suspect Vehicle - Multiple Vandalisms with Windows Shot Out & 1 Victim Hit in Arm

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If you have any information that may assist our department with these incidents, please call (405)739-1306, reference case no. 16-05672. There could also be a red 4-door car involved in recent similar incidents. Most of these incidents occurred in Southwe...Read on...

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Posted on: August 1, 2016

Case No. 16-05599 Burglary of Car Wash (IDENTIFIED)

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The suspect broke into a vacuum machine, stealing the money from inside, at a car wash in the 11900 block of SE 15th St., during the late evening of 1 July 2016. The suspect drove a bright red pickup seen in the video.

It took the suspect awhile to br...Read on...

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Posted on: July 12, 2016

Case No. 16-04954 Person Suspected of Involvement in Armed Robbery

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This person is suspected of having been involved in an armed robbery that occurred in the 6300 block of E. Reno Ave., during the evening of 23 June 2016.

If you have any information that may assist the Midwest City Police Department with identifying th...Read on...

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Posted on: May 24, 2016

Case No. 16-03922 Auto Burglary/Unauthorized Use of Credit Card

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The victim's vehicle window was smashed during an auto-burglary in a business parking lot in the 1400 block of Gateway Plaza on 18 May 2016. This video shows the attempted use of the victim's credit card, which was stolen during the burglary, at the Del C...Read on...

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Posted on: May 4, 2016

Case No. 16-03273 Auto Burglary (IDENTIFIED)

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The suspect burglarized a vehicle in the 8600 block of Hillridge Dr. just after midnight on 27 April 2016. He is seen in this video attempting to burglarize another vehicle in the driveway.

Please note the behavior: Auto burglars typically move on whe...Read on...

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Posted on: April 11, 2016

Case No. 16-02471 Unauthorized Use of Credit Card

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The victim visited a pharmacy drive-thru in Del City earlier in the day and believes that she forgot to get her driver’s license and credit card out of the tube canister.

The male and female used the victim’s credit card, and likely drivers license, to...Read on...

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Posted on: March 23, 2016

Case No. 16-01931 Cloned Credit Card Suspects

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Here is video of a group of cloned credit card suspects.

A male and female together and another male are suspected of making unauthorized transactions on the victims' credit card accounts to obtain gift cards, at multiple businesses on 10 March 2016. ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 9, 2016

Case No. 16-01780 Suspect Involved in Pursuit

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Here are pictures of a suspect wanted for endangering others while leading police on a chase on 5 Mar 2016. The pursuit began because of an altered license plate; in concern for the safety of morning commuters, we decided to stop pursuing the suspect past...Read on...

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Posted on: February 25, 2016

Case No. 16-01307 Theft/Unauthorized Use of Credit Card

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Here is video of three females that entered a clinic in the 7100 block of SE 29th St. on 17 Feb 2016. Two of the females distracted employees in the front while another, who claimed to be going to the restroom, went in the back and stole a wallet. Once al...Read on...

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Posted on: February 15, 2016

Case No. 16-01222 Business Burglary (IDENTIFIED)

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Here is video of a suspect burglarizing a doctors' office over the weekend. He is suspected of burglarizing multiple businesses in an office building, located in the 2800 block of Parklawn Dr., over the weekend.

If you have any information that may as...Read on...

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Posted on: February 18, 2016

Case No. 16-01113 Petit Larceny (IDENTIFIED)

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Here is video of a suspect that stole items at the Reed Center, located in the 5800 block of Will Rogers Rd., in the early morning on 11 Feb 2016. The items belonged to a group that was using the facility.

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Posted on: February 11, 2016

Case No. 16-00566 Larceny of Package (IDENTIFIED)

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He stole a package from the victim's porch later on the same day it was delivered in the 900 Block of Boykin Dr., on 22 January 2016. We are hoping that someone will recognize him. He is believed to have been in the pictured vehicle.

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Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 16-00284 Robbery / Shooting

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This person shot a cashier while robbing a convenience store at E. Reno Ave. and Air Depot Blvd. on 12 Jan 2016. Here is a picture of the suspect.

If you have any information that may assist the Midwest City Police Department with identifying the susp...Read on...

Police Department - Persons of Interest
Posted on: January 27, 2016

Case No. 16-00164 Unauthorized Use of Credit Card

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Here are pics of a man suspected of making unauthorized transactions on the victims' credit card accounts, at multiple businesses on 7 January 2016. The fact that the victims never lost possession of their cards, suggests that the cards were likely cloned...Read on...

Police Department - Persons of Interest
Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 16-00124 Larceny (IDENTIFIED)

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During a Sunday service, suspect entered a church in the 2800 block of Woodcrest Dr., on 3 Jan 2016, went into the office and stole items. He left after minutes, heading West on a skateboard.

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Police Department - Persons of Interest
Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 15-10184 Petit Larceny (IDENTIFIED)

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The suspect stole an item, placing it in his pocket, when the cashier left to apparently check a price. He paid for another item and waited for his change. This occurred at a business in the 7500 block of SE 15th St. on 29 Dec 2015. There were two other p...Read on...

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Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 15-10055 Unauthorized Use of Credit Card (IDENTIFIED)

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Suspected of making an unauthorized transaction with the victim's credit card at the Del City Walmart, on 12 Dec 2015. Male identified as Dustin Larock, please help identify female.

If you have any information that may assist the Midwest City Police D...Read on...

Police Department - Persons of Interest
Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 15-09968 Unauthorized Use of Credit Card

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This female is suspected of making an unauthorized transaction on the victim's credit card account, at Best Buy located in the 7200 block of SE 29th St. on 13 December 2015. The fact that the victim never lost possession of her actual card, suggests that ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 15-09730 Use of Cloned Credit Cards

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A male and female are suspected of making unauthorized transactions on the victim's credit card account, at multiple Midwest City businesses on 10 December 2015. These transactions occurred on the same day as the transactions for case no. 15-09724, which ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 15-09724 Use of Cloned Credit Cards

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A male and female are suspected of making unauthorized transactions on the victim's credit card account, at multiple Midwest City businesses on 10 December 2015. The transactions totaled over $1000.

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Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 15-09297 Residential Burglary (IDENTIFIED)

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The suspect in a residential burglary that happened in the 5600 block of SE 5th St. on 24 November 2015, was seen leaving the area in this minivan.

If you have any information that may assist, please contact Detective Ramsey at (405)739-1330.Read on...

Police Department - Persons of Interest
Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 15-09217 Stolen Motor Vehicle / Unauthorized Use of Credit Card

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Shortly after the victim's vehicle was stolen, this suspect is seen on video the same morning driving it to a convenience store in the 7500 block of SE 15th St., using the victim's credit card to purchase items, and then leaving the vehicle in the parking...Read on...

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Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 15-09121 Auto Burglary / Unauthorized Use of Debit Card (IDENTIFIED)

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The suspect burglarized a vehicle in the parking lot of a daycare in the 400 block of S Air Depot Blvd. on 17 November 2015. Within 20 minutes of the burglary, he used the victim's ATM card to withdraw money at a convenience store.

If you have any inf...Read on...

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Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 15-09101 Unauthorized Use of Credit Card

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The two suspects were captured on video each making an unauthorized transaction on the victims' credit card accounts, at a business in the 7000 block of SE 29th St. on 15 November 2015. Both transactions totaled over $1000. The fact that the victims never...Read on...

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Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 15-08294 Auto Burglary

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A male and female were captured on video burglarizing a vehicle in the 500 block of Woodland Dr. on 18 October 2015. The male is seen holding a real or imitation firearm in one hand during the burglary. If you see them, please do not attempt to detain the...Read on...

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Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 15-08030 Shooting Suspect (IDENTIFIED)

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Suspected of shooting into a car, at a convenience store, striking the victim on 9 Oct 2015 following an altercation. Victim sustained non-life threatening injury.

Contact Detective Archer at (405)739-1317.

Police Department - Persons of Interest
Posted on: January 21, 2016

Case No. 15-07983 Unauthorized Use of Credit Card

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A male and female were captured on video making an unauthorized transaction on the victim's credit card account, at a business in the 6500 block of SE 29th St. on 8 October 2015. Multiple transactions were made in Norman and Midwest City charging the vict...Read on...

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Posted on: October 9, 2015

Case No. 15-07926 Auto Burglary/Unauthorized Use of Credit Card (IDENTIFIED)

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The victim left a shoulder bag in her unlocked car while she went into the Walmart Neighborhood Market, 7520 E. Reno Ave., on 6 October. The suspect parks his white truck next to the her car, opens her door, takes her bag, and puts her bag in his truck. T...Read on...

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Posted on: October 7, 2015

Case No. 15-07308 Cloned Credit Card Suspects

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CLONED CREDIT CARD TRIO (hope you enjoy music on this one)
These three people are suspected of using cloned credit cards at Walgreens, in the 9000 block of SE 15th St., to buy gift cards on 12 September. Both victims, who live outside of MWC, had possess...Read on...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

EMAIL TICKET CITATION SCAM

Email Citation Scam

BEWARE OF THIS EMAIL SCAM

If you receive an email similar to the one below, DO NOT click on the links. Doing so could cause your computer to become infected with malicious software, or your personal information may become compromised. As a reminder to most...

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