Tulsa Officer Busted for Prostitution

Sep 6, 2013

David Turner
Credit Tulsa County Jail Booking photo

Tulsa police and the State Bureau of Narcotics say an officer has been arrested on a charge  he tried to engaged in prostitution.

Police Corporal David Turner was booked into the Tulsa County  Jail  on possession of a firearm in commission of a felony and engaging in prostitution within 1,000 feet of a church. He was released  after posting $11,500 bond.

A police report said Turner was arrested at a hotel, near 11th and Garnett,  during an undercover sting conducted by the TPS and the drug bureau. He is accused offering a female undercover officer $40 for a sex act..

The 52-year-old from Broken Arrow has been with the Tulsa Police Department since 1996 and was placed on administrative leave.