Crime Report

Published 11:50 am Thursday, January 7, 2016

— Wednesday

Oxford Police Department


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1 motorist assist

6 alarms

1 disturbance

1 animal complaint

2 lost properties

1 suspicious activity

1 code violation

1 grand larceny

2 fire department assists

1 credit card fraud

1 burglary – 2028 University Avenue

1 careless driving

10 traffic citations

7 wrecks


1 possession of drug paraphernalia


Sheriff’s Department


2 wrecks

5 alarms

2 disturbances

1 domestic violence

1 petty larceny

2 harassment

1 juvenile complaint

1 malicious mischief

11 service calls

2 suspicious activities

1 welfare concern

1 scam

2 transports


2 domestic violence, simple assault

1 suspended drivers’ license

1 grand larceny warrant

University Police


1 vandalism

1 larceny

1 service call



How you can help

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

Oxford Fire Department

At 11:35 a.m. called to 10 Thacker Loop when workers knocked a sprinkler head off the ceiling, activating the water flow alarm.

At 12:39 p.m. called to Oxford Health and Rehab and the call was cancelled.

At 2:37 p.m. called to Johnson B. Commons for a first-floor west service elevator lobby smoke detector malfunction.

At 2:54 p.m. called to The Retreat at Oxford apartment No. 98 when cooking grease popped out, catching stove area on fire.

Lafayette County Fire

At 1:59 p.m. called to County Road 102 for a grass fire and it was put out.

At 2:16 p.m. called to 42 Sheila Drive, and it was a false alarm that was canceled before arrival.

Around 11 a.m., had a false alarm at Elliot Lumber Co. at 18 County Road 166 and were canceled before leaving the station.

Lafayette County EMS

3 ambulance calls