Robert Bates

Robert Charles Bates booking photo. (Tulsa County Sheriff's Office)

Defense Witness In Oscar Grant Killing Contacted By Tulsa Deputy’s Lawyers In Shooting Death Caught On Camera

A defense witness for the BART police officer who shot and killed Oscar Grant has been contacted by lawyers for the Tulsa, Oklahoma reserve deputy facing charges in the killing of a suspect caught on camera.

04/14/2015

Amtrak Train at Crossing

Man Killed By Amtrak Train In Fairfield Identified

The Solano County coroner’s office has identified a man who was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Fairfield on Tuesday afternoon as 21-year-old Vacaville resident Robert Bates.

01/11/2012