Oxford Crime Report

LC Sheriff’s Department to Increase Presence at Schools After Written Threat

A threatening message on a bathroom stall at a Lafayette County school has put local law enforcement, school officials and parents on guard. On Tuesday,...

Sheriff’s Department Investigating Horse Shot in Face

By Alyssa Schnugg News Editor alyssa.schnugg@hottytoddy.com The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the apparent intentional shooting of a horse on County Road 253. According to the horse’s...

OPD Arrests Abbeville Man for Possession of Stolen Firearm

Oxford Police Department arrested Rudy Lewis, 18, of Abbeville, May 21 after complaints he was shining a flashlight in cars and houses in the...

UPDATE: OPD Looks for Person of Interest in Shooting at The Lyric

  Oxford Police have reviewed city cameras around the Oxford Square and located the person of interest - wearing a white, #23 Cleveland Cavaliers jersey...

Shot Fired at The Lyric, OPD Looks for Suspect

  Officers with the Oxford Police Department were outside The Lyric working a post for Double Decker when they reported a disturbance inside The Lyric...

Oxford Police, K9s Search for Weapon After Arresting Shooting Suspect

*Update: Oxford police received reports that two males were fighting at Rockette's, and shots were fired as they left the area. The victim was...

OPD Arrests Man for Alleged Residential Burglary

Investigators with the Oxford Police Department arrested Brandon Burton, 20 of Lambert, Mississippi, for two counts of burglary on Saturday, Feb. 24. OPD received...

OPD Arrests Former Ole Miss Football Player for Alleged Domestic Violence

The Oxford Police Department arrested Markell Pack, 22 of Hattiesburg, Mississippi, on Feb. 27 for one count of Aggravated Domestic Violence. Pack has been booked in...

OPD Arrests Oxford Man for Alleged Residential Burglary

Investigators with the Oxford Police Department served an arrest warrant on Dylan Rees, 27 of Oxford, for three counts of burglary of a dwelling. Rees...

OPD Arrests Oxford Woman for Alleged Auto Burglary

The Oxford Police Department took a report of an auto burglary on Feb. 3, at New York Fashion on University Ave. The investigation led...