Otto P. Higgins Inmate File: Newell Parole Recommendation
Letter from Morton I. Newell regarding the parole of Otto P. Higgins, Inmate #55996-L. Newell writes that Higgins will "again become a useful citizen" and that he and his family "have suffered sufficiently to warrant any parole." 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 10th 1940
1016 Walnut Street
Kansas City, MO
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NARA ID 580698, Notorious Offenders Files, 1919-1975
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