Crime Reports & Emergencies

Published 9:22 am Thursday, October 26, 2017

— Wednesday

Oxford Police Department


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21 tickets

11 wrecks

4 suspicious activities

1 malicious mischief

1 disturbing the peace

1 careless driving

1 domestic disturbance

1 fire department assist


1 DUI, no insurance and fake ID

1 DUI, minor in possession of alcohol, one head light and possession of drug paraphernalia

1 possession of drug paraphernalia, no driver’s license and failure to dim headlights

1 possession of drug paraphernalia and careless driving

1 warrant served for public drunkenness and domestic violence


Sheriff’s Department


3 wrecks

1 simple assault

1 auto burglary

1 disturbance

2 juvenile complaints

2 service calls

2 suspicious activities

1 scam

1 transport

2 information

1 reckless driving

1 road obstruction

1 forgery




University Police


3 wrecks

1 credit card fraud




How you can help

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



Oxford Fire Department

At 6:41 a.m. to Highway 6, west of Chucky Mullins Drive for a car fire but there was no fire

At 7:03 p.m. to Sigma Chi house after a smoke detector was activated by a smoke machine

At 10:21 p.m. to Hermitage Garden for an alarm but no cause found

At 11:29 p.m. to Newk’s on University Avenue for a smoke detector malfunction

At 2:17 this morning to Highway 6 at Tommie Collie Road for a wreck but canceled en route

Lafayette Fire Department

No calls.

Lafayette County EMS

14 EMS calls