Crime Reports

Published 12:00 pm Friday, June 24, 2016

Oxford Police Department


1 welfare concern

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7 disturbances

6 suspicious activities

4 alarms

1 shoplifting

1 civil matter

1 complaints of lost property

1 domestic violence

2 petit larcenies

1 credit card fraud

31 traffic citations

4 wrecks


1 public intoxication

1 leaving the scene of an accident and DUI

3 shopliftings

1 possession of fake ID

1 one headlight and suspended driver’s license

1 open container

1 switched tag, suspended driver’s license and no insurance

1 no seatbelt, suspended driver’s license and no insurance

Sheriff’s Department


1 alarm

3 disturbances

1 domestic violence

1 grand larceny

2 juvenile complaints

7 service calls

3 suspicious activities

1 welfare concern

1 scam

2 transports

1 civil matter

1 traffic complaint

2 follow-ups


1 domestic violence with simple assault

1 bench warrant

1 contempt

University Police


1 credit card fraud

1 willful trespassing

1 ambulance assist



How you can help

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

Oxford Fire Department

At 7:58 a.m. to Brevard Hall on campus after burned popcorn set off alarm

At 1:06 p.m. to University Avenue at Kangaroo Express for a wreck where firefighters helped remove a door

At 12:31 this morning to Pittman Hall on campus for a smoke detector malfunction

At 5:42 this morning to Natural Products on campus for a smoke detector malfunction

Lafayette County Fire

At 3:08 p.m. to 321 County Road 378 for a report of smoke but no cause was found

At 5:55 p.m. to 321 CR 378 for a grass fire

At 1:20 this morning back to 321 CR 378 where firefighters discovered an old school bus on fire

Lafayette County EMS

15 ambulance calls