Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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OSBI offers reward for information in investigation of missing Tecumseh man

(OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla.) The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) is offering a $10,000 reward for information about the disappearance of Nathan Wayne Smith of Tecumseh. He was...

OSBI and NSU partner to offer Child Abuse Response Team training

(OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla.) The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) and Northeastern State University (NSU) are partnering to host a week-long Child Abuse Response Team (CART)...

Remains recovered in Grady County

(GRADY COUNTY, Okla.) Update: The Oklahoma Office of Chief Medical Examiner has positively identified the remains Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) agents recovered on January...

OSBI and law enforcement partners continue search for missing toddler’s remains

(CADDO COUNTY, Okla.) The search for missing Cyril four-year-old Athena Brownfield is now considered a recovery operation. Special Agents from the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation,...

Police need help locating woman related to missing person case

(BARTLESVILLE, Okla.) The Bartlesville Police Department and the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) are seeking the public’s help in locating Bailey Whitney (8/19/2003) of...

Investigation leads to burned remains of murdered toddler

(SEMINOLE, Okla.) The Seminole Police Department is investigating the murder of a toddler. The police department received a tip reporting a possible child death just before 11 p.m...

One in custody after dispensary robbery turns deadly

(LOVE COUNTY, Okla.) The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) has a 20-year-old man in custody in connection with a dispensary robbery in Thackerville last week that resulted in...

Man arrested after noodling trip ends in murder

(PONTOTOC COUNTY, Okla.) On July 10, 2022, the Seminole County Sheriff's Office and the Pontotoc County Sheriff's Office requested the OSBI investigate after Larry Sanders, 53, reported...

OSBI arrests Epic Charter School founders, former chief financial officer on multiple felony charges

(OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla.) On Thursday, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) announced the arrest of Epic Charter Schools founders Ben Harris and David Chaney, and former Chief...

OSBI investigating weekend officer-involved shooting in Garvin County

 *** The following update is based on an active and ongoing investigation. The OSBI's initial understanding of the facts and circumstances may evolve over the course of the investigation...