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Crime Reports

—Tuesday

 

Oxford Police Department

Reports

3 alarms

2 improper parkings

4 suspicious activities

1 shoplifting

1 petty theft

1 fire department assist

1 recovered property

1 malicious mischief

2 911 hang-ups

1 lost property

19 traffic citations

8 wrecks

 

Arrests

1 speeding, failure to yield and DUI

1 no seat belt, no driver’s license and DUI

1 warrant served

 

Sheriff’s Department

Reports

1 wreck

2 animal complaints

5 disturbances

1 harassment

1 juvenile complaint

3 service calls

4 suspicious activities

1 transport

1 traffic complaint

1 traffic stop (arrest)

 

Arrests

1 DUI other and driving while license suspended

1 possession of drug paraphernalia

1 out-of-county warrant

1 burglary warrant

1 family disturbance

 

University Police

Reports

6 wrecks

1 larceny

1 citation for speeding

1 citation for no driver’s license

 

Arrest

Possession of drug paraphernalia and driving the wrong way on a one-way street

 

How you can help

To report information about a crime, call Crimestoppers at 662-234-8477.

 

Emergencies

Oxford Fire Department

At 3:47 p.m. to Townhouse Suites Marriot after burned biscuits activated a smoke detectors

At 8:07 p.m. to Brown Hall on campus after spraying air freshener activated a smoke detector.

 

Lafayette County Fire

None

 

Lafayette County EMS

6 ambulance calls

 

 

Education

Oxford High teacher suspended for boycotting mask mandate

Education

LCSD keeps masks optional for start of classes

News

Townsend to be installed as pastor of Pleasant Grove

Education

School districts split on masks for returning students

Crime

Oxford Police Crime Stoppers offers reward for church burglary

Education

Oxford School District superintendent discusses entry plan

Education

Oxford School District requiring masks for first three weeks of school

Crime

Former Oxford cop pleads guilty to the murder of Dominique Clayton, sentenced to life in prison

Education

LCS Board approves YMCA after school program

News

Hyneman talks solutions, future of Taylor Bend with residents

Crime

Pontotoc man arrested for commercial burglary

Crime

Oxford man arrested for possession of a weapon by a felon

News

Sam Kendricks on missing Olympics due to positive COVID test: “I’ll weather this predicament”

Education

University of Mississippi reaches settlement agreement with former history professor

Business

Mississippi’s sales tax holiday will arrive this weekend

Crime

Oxford man arrested and charged with grand larceny

Crime

Pope man arrested on auto burglary charge

Lafayette County

State health department updates COVID protocols as cases rise

Crime

Former Lafayette High teacher to not serve jail time on sex crime charge

Education

LCSD: in-person class is required, masks optional

News

Vietnam Vet is happy receive honorary badge

Business

Brewer to head board for the Chamber of Commerce

Lafayette County

COVID numbers surge; CDC expected to backpedal on some guidelines

Crime

Oxford woman arrested after hit and run incident