Crime report Monday Sept. 21

Published 12:00 pm Monday, September 21, 2015


Neighborhood Watch

A listing of local burglaries supplied by law enforcement agencies to warn residents to take extra security precautions:

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— The Oxford Police Department reported two residential burglaries with one on Elmore Drive and another at The Hub.


Oxford Police

Officers investigated 14 wrecks, issued 64 tickets and made 30 arrests on the following charges:

Harassing phone calls

Three for shoplifting

Malicious mischief and disorderly conduct

Possession of Xanax and DUI

Careless driver, expired tag and DUI

Possession of Xanax

Two for DUI

Two for simple assault

Careless driving, possession of narcotics, possession of drug paraphernalia and DUI

Careless driving, driving while license suspended and DUI

Disturbing the peace

Four for public intoxication

Two for domestic violence

Domestic violence, possession of marijuana and warrant served

Three for possession of drug paraphernalia

Open container

One headlight and minor in possession of alcohol

Minor in possession of alcohol

No child restraint, no headlights, no driver’s license, child endangerment due to DUI and DUI

No seat belt, expired tag, no insurance and driving while license suspended


17 alarms

17 suspicious activities

10 noise violations

Seven welfare concerns

Seven disturbances

Three petty thefts


Lost property

Motorist assist

Two burglaries (See above)

Malicious mischief

Two animal complaints

Two improper parking complaints

Three harassing phone calls

911 hang-up

Code Enforcement violation

Two ambulance assists


False pretense

Two credit card frauds

Careless driver

Fire Department assist


University Police

Officers investigated three wrecks, made one arrest for public drunkenness and possession of a fake ID and investigated the following reports:

Two welfare checks

Three information reports

Two larcenies

Attempted suicide


Eight citations for trespassing

Seven moving violations

Housing offense


Sheriff’s Department

Deputies investigated two wrecks and made six arrests on the following charges:

Harassing phone calls

Grand theft

Public drunkenness

Family dispute

Simple assault

Contempt of court


Eight alarms

Three animal complaints

Eight disturbances

Domestic violence

17 service calls

11 suspicious activities




Two civil matters

Unauthorized use of a vehicle


Four traffic complaints

Identity theft

Felony child abuse


How you can help

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


Oxford Fire Department

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Burned food activated a smoke detector at 10:31 p.m. Friday; no fire

Assisted EMS with lifting a patient at 5:05 p.m. Saturday at 109 Red Rose Lane

Resident pulled a fire alarm at 5:40 p.m. Saturday at Oxford Health and Rehab; no fire


Lafayette County Fire

No activity to report.


County EMS

Twenty-eight EMS calls were reported in the county.