Otto P. Higgins Inmate File: Smith Parole Recommendation
Letter from Chester C. Smith, president of the Kansas City Power and Light Company, regarding the parole of Otto P. Higgins, Inmate #55996-L. Smith writes that he believes Higgins "has been and ... can still be a very useful citizen in the community," and asks that "he be permitted to return to start his life again." 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 2nd 1940
1330 Baltimore Avenue
Kansas City, MO
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NARA ID 580698, Notorious Offenders Files, 1919-1975
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