Saturday, December 9, 2023

Crime & Fire Calls From March 11, 2019

The following reports were made March 11, 2019, by city, university and county law enforcement agencies, unless otherwise noted.

Oxford Police Department issued 18 tickets, investigated one wreck and the following reports:
3 alarms
1 ambulance assist
3 disturbing the peace
1 domestic disturbance
1 petty theft
3 suspicious activities
2 suspicious vehicles
1 vehicle search
1 welfare check

Officers made the following arrests:
1 DUI, speeding, no driver’s license and no insurance
1 DUI, careless driving and driving while license suspended

Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department investigated one wreck, made one arrest for burglary and investigated the following reports:
1 alarm
1 animal complaint
1 civil matter
3 disturbances
1 fraud
3 information
2 juvenile complaint
1 noise complaint
1 reckless driving
1 scam
3 service calls
2 suspicious activities
3 transports
1 trespassing
1 unauthorized use of a vehicle

University Police Department officers made one arrest for speeding, driving while license suspended and no insurance and investigated a report of false pretense (bad check).


Oxford Fire Department responded to the following calls:
7:23 a.m. – Entrance to Wayne Johnson housing – Dumpster fire – FD extinguished
10:42 a.m. – South Oxford Center – oil was dripping on an electrical motor making it smoke which activated a smoke detector