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 7:42 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:42:13 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 >>
Dewayne Thompson, wanted in the wounding and kidnapping of 17-year-old Katelyn Beard, has been captured by Jackson Police. He was taken into custody around 5:45 in west Jackson near where Beard's vehicle was found earlier today.
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."
a new police chief in Maumee, and he says he plans to keep the department moving
Zink has officially retired as chief of police, and Lt. James MacDonald, a
25-year vet with the department, has taken over.
MacDonald has lived in Maumee for more than 30 years. He spent 13 years patrolling
the streets with the department, another 11 as a sergeant, and the last year
and a half as a lieutenant. He says his dream of becoming a police chief started
when he was working toward his criminal justice degree at the University of
goal I have is to make sure we keep Maumee with a small-town atmosphere," he said.
"We will protect the borders and make sure that anyone who decides to bring a
crime here will not be tolerated."
chief also says he plans to keep training up-to-date and progressive while maintaining
a strong presence on the streets.