Otto P. Higgins Inmate File: Borserine Parole Recommendation


Letter from E. G. Borserine, president of Yellow Cab Company, regarding the parole of Otto P. Higgins, Inmate #55996-L. Borserine writes of his belief that Higgins was "largely the victim of most unfortunate circumstances" and believes "he will prove a good citizen and an asset to the business life of this community." 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.

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201 West 14th Street
Kansas City, MO
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NARA ID 580698, Notorious Offenders Files, 1919-1975
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