Crime Report

Published 12:48 pm Wednesday, December 23, 2015


Attempted robbery reported — kind of

An alleged witness reported an attempted strong armed robbery in the Clearbrook subdivision Tuesday night; however, the reported victim told police they did not wish to speak to them or report a crime, according to the Oxford Police Department.

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It is unknown whether or not a weapon was used and no one was injured.


Oxford Police Department


5 suspicious activities

1 lost property

8 alarms

4 ambulance assists

1 civil matter

1 disturbance

2 animal complaints

1 noise violation

1 petty theft

2 motorist assists

4 welfare concerns

2 scams

1 improper parking

1 burglary – Lafayette Place

1 false pretense

1 DHS assist

13 traffic citations

4 wrecks



2 public intoxications

1 shoplifting

1 warrant served

1 domestic violence and possession of drug paraphernalia


Sheriff’s Department


3 wrecks

3 alarms

2 animal complaints

5 disturbances

2 service calls

1 welfare concern

1 trespassing

1 civil matter

1 follow-up



University Police

University reports will not be available until after winter break on Jan. 4.

How you can help

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


Oxford Fire Department

At 2:08 p.m. to Kincannon on campus for a smoke detector activation that was likely set off from workers waxing the floors.

Lafayette County Fire

At 8:14 p.m. to 56 CR 3065 for a false alarm.

At 11:30 p.m. to 805 Highway 334 after a passerby though they saw smoke coming from a home but it was a pottery kiln.

Lafayette County EMS

11 ambulance calls