Crime Report

Published 12:00 pm Wednesday, August 24, 2016


Oxford Police Department


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1 abandoned vehicle

2 alarms

1 ambulance assist

8 city code enforcement violations

2 civil matters

1 credit card fraud

4 disturbing the peace

1 fire assist

1 harassing phone calls

1 motorist assist

6 motorist assists

6 suspicious activities

2 welfare concerns

43 traffic citations

9 wrecks


1 DUI and possession of drug paraphernalia

1 headlight and suspended driver’s license and DUI

1 speeding, no insurance and DUI

Sheriff’s Department


1 simple assault

3 alarms

4 disturbances

1 service call

2 suspicious activities

2 transports

2 trespassing

2 civil matters

2 informational reports

2 reckless drivers

1 fraud


1 disturbance of family

University Police


3 wrecks

1 ambulance assistance

1 vandalism

2 citations for possession of drug paraphernalia

1 service call



How you can help

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


Oxford Fire Department

At 8:56 a.m. to the North Residential College for a smoke detector malfunction

At 4:48 p.m. to the State Veterans Home for an alarm but were cancelled en route

At 6:23 p.m. to Stewart Hall on campus after an elevator motor burned up

Lafayette County Fire

At 8:58 a.m. to CR 1083 but was canceled en route

Lafayette County EMS

7 ambulance calls