Lawton Oklahoma Police Department
|Dates of Service||Ended January 7, 2022|
|Last Known Status||Terminated|
2021 Death of Quadry Sanders
On December 6, 2021, Hinkle was placed on administrative leave.
On January 7, 2022, after the department completed their own internal investigation, Hinkle was fired.
Hinkle appealed his termination, and an arbitrator ruled that he acted within his training and must be reinstated with back pay. The agency can appeal.
- Haley Wilson, UPDATE: Officers charged in Dec. shooting, statements and body cam released by city officials, KSWO, 2022-05-06
- Statement, Lawton Police Chief, 2021-12-06
- Julian Mark, Former Okla. police officers charged after fatally shooting Black man, Washington Post, 2022-05-09
- Destany Fuller, Ronan and Hinkle: Union attorney summarizes arbitration awards, KSWO, 2023-06-07