Crime Reports

Published 12:00 pm Wednesday, November 18, 2015


Oxford Police Department


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1 wreck, no injuries

8 arrests

20 citations

12 alarms

1 code violation

5 suspicious people

1 Larceny

1 improper parking

3 animal complaints

1 harassing phone calls

1 scam report

2 motor assist

1 disturbance


1 DUI and obstruction of traffic

2 possession of a Schedule I controlled substance

1 possession of drug paraphernalia

1 speeding, DUI, possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle

1 outstanding warrant served

1 ran red light, suspended driver’s license

1 shoplifting

Sheriff’s Department


6 alarms

2 commercial burglaries (CR 101, CR 251)

1 disturbance

1 harassment

10 service calls

3 suspicious activities

2 welfare concerns



University Police


3 service calls

1 wreck

1 vandalism

1 larceny


1 Public Drunk

How you can help

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


Oxford Fire Department

At 12:41 p.m. to Solo apartments for a water flow alarm

At 9:34 p.m. to the 900 block of Chickasaw Road after a tree limb fell on a power line, causing it to spark

At 10:29 p.m. to 801 S. 16th St. for a smoke detector malfunction

At 2:19 this morning to Martin Hall on campus after a pull station fire alarm switch was tampered with

Lafayette County Fire

At 6:56 a.m. to County Road 198 for a vehicle fire which was extinguished upon arrival by the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department with a fire extinguisher

At 12:16 p.m. to County Road 369 after wind blew a power line down and started a grass fire

At 3:13 p.m. to 75 County Road 424 after wind blew a power line down and started a small grass fire

At 3:40 p.m. to 181 County Road 313 for a fire alarm malfunction

Lafayette County EMS

12 ambulance calls