Oklahoma County Commissioner Kevin Calvey Announces Run For DA

Oklahoma County Commissioner Kevin Calvey said Monday he is running for district attorney and, if elected, will drop “bogus” criminal cases against police officers involved in fatal incidents.

Calvey, 55, is the fourth Republican to announce for the 2022 race.

In his announcement, he directly criticized District Attorney David Prater, who is retiring. “Unlike our current DA leadership, I will support the police, not persecute them,” Calvey said.

alvey also directly addressed a pending first-degree manslaughter charge against five Oklahoma City police officers.

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