Sunday, August 31 2014 3:28 PM EDT2014-08-31 19:28:29 GMT
Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online.More >>
Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online. Friends and family of a Pascagoula kindergarten student have created a Facebook page and GoFundMe.com account claiming the girl was attacked on the playground this week by another student.More >>
Monday, September 1 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:52:33 GMT
The Mississippi Highway Patrol has issued an Amber Alert for 17-year-old Katelyn Beard. She was abducted Saturday morning from between 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. from 4244 Lynda Street in Jackson. BeardMore >>
Her Nissan Altima was discovered behind a vacant building. We are told that officers are searching the area now.
Tuesday, August 19 2014 4:53 PM EDT2014-08-19 20:53:02 GMT
A cross was burned in the yard of a Smith County man after what his family is referring to as a vicious hate crime occurred. Family members say that Craig Wilson was beaten with brass knuckles and shotMore >>
A burning cross, a Smith county man beaten and shot by a family member, and in critical condition. We are told this is much more than a family feud, and outraged family members are calling it a "hate crime."
officers in Walbridge are testing out new kind of camera that they say will cut
back on crime.
new camera is smaller than a key, and an officer can wear it on their pocket.
They say having an extra set of eyes will make a big difference on the streets.
DUIs, we're going to catch that person slurring, we're going to catch that
person on camera wobbling," said Jeffrey Goetz, Jr., an investigator with the
Walbridge Police Department.
also says the camera will help in drug busts.
we find drugs in a vehicle, there's no question because this will pick up
everything that I find when I search a vehicle," he said. "If I pull marijuana
out of a center console, there's no question where it came from…Since the
camera doesn't lie, criminals can't lie about what happens on the scene."
are testing the camera out to see if they will buy more. Officers say it helps
them complete reports faster and more accurately.