Otto P. Higgins Inmate File: Watson Parole Recommendation
Letter from G. R. Watson regarding the parole of Otto P. Higgins, Inmate #55996-L. Watson, a neighbor of the Higgins family, writes with compliments for the whole family, and saying that good and moral children could only come from "parents [who] are good citizens and good people." Higgins, the former director of the Kansas City Police Department, was sentenced to two years in the United States Penitentiary at Leavenworth on charges of income tax evasion.
August 8th 1940
Kansas City, MO
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NARA ID 580698, Notorious Offenders Files, 1919-1975
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