Thursday, October 22, 2020

Oxford Crime Report

OPD Breaks Up Car Burglary Bunch, Finds Several Stolen Guns

The Oxford Police Department arrested several people and discovered multiple stolen firearms after patrol officers happened upon a vehicle burglary in progress Wednesday. According to...

Oxford Man Charged With Molesting Child, Sexual Battery

An Oxford man was arrested recently for several counts of sexual battery on a child. According to the Lafayette County Sheriff's Department, on Aug. 19,...

Man Charged With Having Stolen Gun

A local man was arrested Wednesday for being in possession of a stolen gun. On Wednesday, deputies with the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department were advised...

Man Arrest for Possession of a Firearm by a Felon

The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department arrested a man for allegedly being in possession of a firearm as a felon. On Monday the sheriff's department conducted...

Paris Man Charged With Failure to Register as Sex Offender

The Lafayette County Sheriff's Department arrested a Paris man recently for failing to register as a sex offender. According to reports, on Tuesday, investigators with...

Two Miami Men Arrested by OPD for Credit/Debit Card, ATM Scams

The Oxford Police Department, working with other Mississippi law enforcement agencies, arrested two men recently that had allegedly been using stolen credit, debit and...

$108K Reward Offered in Shooting Death of MHP Lieutenant

Mississippi Bureau of Investigation Agents are investigating a shooting that took the life of an off-duty state trooper in Jefferson County. On Friday at approximately...

LCSD Arrests 2 Men for Having Guns While Being Felons

The Lafayette County Sheriff's Department arrested two men this week after unrelated investigations for being in possession of a firearm while being a convicted...

Oxford Police Release Sketch of Sexual Assault Suspect

The Oxford Police Department released a composite sketch of a man wanted in connection with a sexual assault that happened Saturday on Old Taylor...

OPD Investigates Sexual Assault; Suspect Entered Through Window

The Oxford Police Department is investigating a sexual assault that occurred on Saturday, according to a press release sent out Tuesday evening. Officers responded at...

Ole Miss DE Williams Suspended After Arrest for Sexual Battery

By Adam Brown Sports Editor adam.brown@hottytoddy.com Ole Miss senior defensive end Samuel Williams was arrested and charged with sexual battery Friday which led to his suspension from...

Interim Commander Hired to Head Lafayette County Metro Narcotics Unit

By Alyssa Schnugg News editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com Alex Fauver has served as interim commander of the Lafayette County Metro Narcotics Unit two separate times in the last five...

OPD Arrests Arkansas Man After Woman is Shot

The Oxford Police Department arrested an Arkansas man Saturday for allegedly shooting a woman. According to reports, at about 9:42 p.m. Saturday, officers received information...

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Oxford Crime Report: Elevator Burns Up

Oxford police responded to the following calls: Abandoned vehicle, three alarms, ambulance assist, eight city code enforcements, two civil matters, credit card fraud,...

Local Woman Charged With Felony Child Neglect

An Oxford woman was arrested recently for felony child neglect.

Alarms, Disturbing the Peace and More in Today's Crime Report

Oxford police responded to the following calls: 911 hang up, nine alarms, careless driving, civil matter, disorderly conduct, two disturbing the peace, improper parking, motorist...

Oxford Crime Report From March 13-15, 2020

The following reports were made March 13-15, 2020 by city and county law enforcement agencies, unless otherwise indicated. Oxford Police Department issued 12 tickets, investigated...