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Oxford Police Department warn of card skimmers at gas pumps

The Oxford Police Department put out a warning to the public on Wednesday regarding card skimmers after one was recently discovered in a gas pump. ... Read more

5 days ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford man arrested for allegedly touching a child for lustful purproses

On July 7, Child Protective Services reported to Oxford Police Department Investigators that CPS received a report of Clarence Wayne Shinault, 32 of Oxford, allegedly ... Read more

5 days ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford man arrested for malicious mischief

An Oxford man is facing a felony charge after allegedly damaging a vehicle with a pyrotechnic device, according to the Oxford Police Department. On July ... Read more

5 days ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford man arrested for aggravated assault

An Oxford man is facing a felony charge following an incident that led to another person suffering injuries. On July 18, officers with the Oxford ... Read more

7 days ago by Jake Thompson.

Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department make 19 arrests for various charges

The Lafayette County Sheriff’s department with the help of other local law enforcement, made 19 arrests last week for various charges. Over the course of ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Report.

Thaxton woman arrested for Commercial Burglary, Aggravated Assault

A Thaxton woman is facing multiple charges after allegedly stealing personal property and then fleeing the scene, according to the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department. On ... Read more

1 week ago by Jake Thompson.

Blue Mountain man arrested for Grand Larceny

A Blue Mountain man is facing multiple counts of Grand Larceny after allegedly stealing jewelry from two residences, according to the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department. ... Read more

1 week ago by Jake Thompson.

Lafayette County Crime Stoppers offering reward for information about auto burglaries

The Lafayette County Crime Stoppers is seeking help regarding a string of recent auto burglaries. A $500 reward is being offered for information leading to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Tupelo woman arrested for shoplifting

A Tupelo woman is facing a shoplifting charge after allegedly stealing from a business over a year ago. On Jan. 28, 2020, the Oxford Police ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Brandon man arrested for string of auto burglaries

A Brandon man is facing multiple charges for his alleged involvement in a string of auto burglaries in Oxford earlier this month. On July 9, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Jail Logs, June 24 – July 1

June 24-30, July 1-2 This list was recorded from the log at the Lafayette County Detention Center. A name listed does not indicate that a ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Maya Martin.

Jail Log July 2 – July 6

This list was recorded from the log at the Lafayette County Detention Center. A name listed does not indicate that a person is guilty of ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Maya Martin.

Oxford men charged with child neglect

Two Oxford men have been charged with felony child neglect on separate cases. Ryan Yourn, 36, had been taken into police custody June 29 after ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Maya Martin.

Alcorn County trio arrested for commercial burglary

On June 30, officers responded to multiple commercial burglaries within the city. Through the investigation, the Oxford Police Department identified Rhonda Killough, 60; Shannon Eaton, ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

Batesville man arrested for motor vehicle theft

A Batesville man is facing a felony after allegedly stealing a vehicle, according to the Oxford Police Department. On April 15, Christopher Golden, 35, stole ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jake Thompson.

June 21 Police Reports

The Oxford Police Department reported the following arrests and incidents on Monday, June 21: Six tickets Seven accidents Arrests: One warrant served One public drunk ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

Oxford men charged for home burglary

Two Oxford men are facing a burglary charge after entering an occupied residence. On June 18, investigators with the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department arrested Allen ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford man arrested on molestation charge

An Oxford man is facing a molestation felony charge following an incident with a minor. On June 21, investigators with the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford man charged with Enticement of a Child

An Oxford man is facing a felony charge after allegedly communicating with a minor. On May 30, the Oxford Police Department received a report in ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Oxford woman charged with child neglect

An Oxford woman is facing a felony child neglect charge. On May 10, Child Protective Services reported a child who tested positive for a controlled ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Philadelphia man arrested for sexual battery

On June 11, the Oxford Police Department responded to a business in the 100 block of Courthouse Square in reference to a sexual battery incident. ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

Lafayette County man arrested and charged with murder

A Lafayette County man is charged with allegedly murdering his wife, according to the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department. On June 11 at approximately 12:15 p.m., ... Read more

1 month ago by Jake Thompson.

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