Map. History of Mississippi conflict

23 April 2018
A Jackson police operation targeting prostitution resulted in several arrests last week. Police said the sting was focused on reducing and preventing “prostitution-related activities throughout the Jackson community.”
A woman was almost carjacked Sunday afternoon on a country road in Hinds County, authorities said. Deputies said the woman called 911 around 3:00 p.m. as she was approaching the intersection of Midway Road and Dulaney Road. The woman reported a 2014 or 2015 maroon Nissan Altima with extremely dark windows attempted to block her vehicle at the intersection.
5 month ago
Meridian, Mississippi shooting at Poplar Springs Drive: 1 killed, 1 injured
Meridian: police officer is recovering after an overnight incident in which he was shot and the suspect was killed when he returned fire. Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler said the suspect, a black male in his 30s, was pronounced dead on scene by paramedics. He was believed to have been involved in a kidnapping incident overnight.
5 month ago
Jackson, Mississippi shooting at 3200 block of Woodview: 1 killed
5 month ago
Columbus, Mississippi shooting at 120 22nd St S: 1 killed, 1 injured
A 9-year-old boy was shot in the shoulder, arm and hand as he slept in a bunk bed inside his home in Holmes County, authorities said. A car pulled into the driveway of the boy’s home about 1 a.m. Tuesday, Sheriff Willie March said. The driver shot into a window on the side of the house, and three bullets struck the boy, March said.
Holmes County: A 61-year-old man was found dead in a house just outside of Tchula around noon Wednesday, Holmes County Sheriff Willie March said. The body, identified as Paul Sharp, was covered in blood and a cause of death has not yet been determined
Jackson: Police said a man was hospitalized and is in critical condition after a Tuesday night shooting. Police said the 20-year-old was shot multiple times. The shooting happened around 8 p.m., according to investigators. Officers were told that the victim had just left an area on Florence Avenue near Dalton Street just before the shooting.
5 month ago
Olive Branch, Mississippi shooting at 2800 block of Pleasant Hill Road: no casualities
Authorities in Mississippi have charged a man with aggravated assault on a police officer and domestic violence after he allegedly fired shots at the home where she and their children live. Yazoo City Police Chief Ron Sampson says Darius Teon Moore was arrested after trying to force his way into the officer's home around 2:45 a.m. Monday.
5 month ago
Vicksburg, Mississippi shooting at Baldwin Ferry Road: 1 killed
Hernando: Authorities in Mississippi say an officer has been shot and a suspect is dead after a highway standoff following a police chase. The Clarion-Ledger reports that authorities say the man refused to stop for Hernando police on Sunday and ended up in a standoff on Interstate 55 near Senatobia.
5 month ago
Tate (county), Mississippi shooting at N/A: 1 killed, 1 injured
Jackson police were investigating a shooting Friday that injured a 19-year-old man. The shooting was reported about 2:30 p.m. in the 3000 block of Lampton Avenue, police said.
Active scene outside BancorpSouth Arena. Tupelo police confirm there was a shooting, not related to earlier Jason Aldean concert.
5 month ago
Jackson, Mississippi shooting at Briarwood Drive and State Street: 2 injured
5 month ago
Jackson, Mississippi shooting at 3000 block of Lampton Avenue: 2 injured
5 month ago
Tupelo, Mississippi shooting at CR 51: no casualities
5 month ago
Saltillo, Mississippi shooting at CR 445: no casualities
5 month ago
Tupelo, Mississippi shooting at CR 1562: no casualities
Police were investigating a robbery Friday at a north Jackson Waffle House. A source with the Jackson Police Department said a man ate at the restaurant on Beasley Road early Friday morning5 month ago
Police were investigating a robbery Friday at a north Jackson Waffle House. A source with the Jackson Police Department said a man ate at the restaurant on Beasley Road early Friday morning
5 month ago
Ridgeland, Mississippi shooting at 638 Highland Colony Pkwy: 2 injured
5 month ago
Ridgeland: Two people were shot Thursday at a rehab and nursing home facility on Highland Colony Parkway, Ridgeland police said. The shooting was reported about 7:30 a.m. at Highland Home, police said.
Port Gibson: A fire destroyed a motel Thursday. Firefighters were called early Thursday morning to Grand Gulf Inn on Highway 61, where a building was engulfed in flames. The building was a total loss.5 month ago
Port Gibson: A fire destroyed a motel Thursday. Firefighters were called early Thursday morning to Grand Gulf Inn on Highway 61, where a building was engulfed in flames. The building was a total loss.
Authorities are searching for a Mississippi man accused of abandoning his 5-year-old son in the woods. Wayne County Sheriff Jody Ashley said they're searching for 32-year-old Richard Dearman. The sheriff said Dearman told his son on Oct. 18 that they had to hide because the law was behind him, and told him to stand by a tree until he returned.6 month ago
Authorities are searching for a Mississippi man accused of abandoning his 5-year-old son in the woods. Wayne County Sheriff Jody Ashley said they're searching for 32-year-old Richard Dearman. The sheriff said Dearman told his son on Oct. 18 that they had to hide because "the law was behind him," and told him to stand by a tree until he returned.
6 month ago
Jackson, Mississippi shooting at 500 block of Galvez St: 1 injured
6 month ago
Jackson: Police are investigating a shooting and robbery in the Belhaven neighborhood overnight. JPD spokesman Sgt. Roderick Holmes said the incident occurred in the 1000 block of Poplar Blvd. shortly after 12:30 a.m. Officers found a male victim lying on the ground suffering from a single gunshot wound. Officers also found a female victim who said she had been robbed.
Jackson: police are investigating two overnight robberies and shootings. Police said a woman was inside her car on Poplar Boulevard around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday waiting on a friend. Three men with guns approached the woman and demanded money.6 month ago
Jackson: police are investigating two overnight robberies and shootings. Police said a woman was inside her car on Poplar Boulevard around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday waiting on a friend. Three men with guns approached the woman and demanded money.
6 month ago
Tornado Warning including Gulfport MS, Long Beach MS, Pass Christian MS until 9:30 AM CDT
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