Crime Report

Published 11:36 am Monday, November 16, 2015



Oxford Police Department

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10 alarms

12 disturbances

3 motorist assists

2 false pretenses

4 petty thefts

1 911 hang-up

2 malicious mischiefs

2 counterfeit currencies

7 welfare checks

2 animal complaints

11 suspicious activities

3 careless drivers

1 ambulance assist

1 lost property

1 harassing phone calls

2 civil matters

1 scam

1 fire department assist

23 traffic citations

20 wrecks



1 simple assault

1 possession of drug paraphernalia

1 noise violation

5 public intoxications

1 careless driving and DUI

1 public intoxication, resisting arrest and warrant served

1 shoplifting and fake ID

1 shoplifting

1 domestic violence

1 wrong way on a one way and DUI

1 minor in possession of alcohol and DUI

1 running a stop sign and possession of drug paraphernalia



Sheriff’s Department


3 wrecks

5 alarms

4 animal complaints

4 disturbances

2 petty thefts

1 juvenile complaint

11 service calls

6 suspicious activities

5 welfare checks

6 civil matters

1 unauthorized use of vehicle

3 traffic complaints

1 fraud

1 attempted burglary (Highway 7 S)

1 follow up

1 vehicle fire



1 writ to take custody


University Police


1 lost ID

3 service calls

1 citation for willful trespassing and Fake ID

2 ambulance assistances

2 wrecks

2 vandalism complaints

1 larceny

1 citation for possession of alcoholic beverage under 21

1 traffic citation for speeding



2 public drunkenness

1 public drunkenness and possession of drug paraphernalia


How you can help

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



Oxford Fire Department

At 9:03 a.m. Friday to the Student Union on campus for a gas leak

At 10:08 a.m. Friday to Lester Hall on campus where workers activated a smoke detector

At 2:13 p.m. Friday to 3006 Bradley Cove but were canceled en route

At 2:20 p.m. Friday to the University parking garage for a smoke detector malfunction

At 4:42 a.m. Saturday to 212 Elmore Drive after someone backed over a gas meter

At 1:08 p.m. Saturday at the ATO house on campus after cleaning activated a smoke detector

At 1:15 p.m. at 426 Anchorage Road for a smell of smoke but was unfounded

At 9:31 a.m. Sunday to Canterbury Crest apartments after cooking activated a smoke detector

At 2:30 p.m. Sunday to 103 Calton Hill for a smoke detector malfunction


Lafayette County Fire

At 7:20 a.m. Saturday at 908 Sleepy Hallow Cove for a fire alarm

At 1:01 p.m. Saturday at Piney Point for a grass fire

At 6:35 p.m. Saturday at 1506 Chickasaw Road for an ambulance assist

At 6:47 p.m. Sunday at County Road 522 for a medical alert call

At 8:25 p.m. Sunday at CR 447 for a fire alarm


Lafayette County EMS

14 ambulance calls