Child Handcuffed, Arrested and Thrown in Jail for Missing Too Many Days of School

By Jack Burns Muskogee County residents, whose school-aged children accrue four absences over a four-week period of time, get a ticket from police and have to see a judge. The citation, if not signed, also leads to the detainment and potential arrest of their children. In police accountability circles, the truancy to incarceration system is … Read moreChild Handcuffed, Arrested and Thrown in Jail for Missing Too Many Days of School