Online Edition
Monday, September 15, 2014

Crime & Courts

Man appeals guilty plea

A Florida man is asking the Mississippi Supreme Court to overturn his guilty plea in an aggravated DUI case where he was involved in a wreck in 2011 that injured a female based on ineffectiveness of his attorney. Read about this and other cases handled during the April court term in the Lafayette County District Court. (May 15, 2013, Page 1, 6)

Share this Oxford Eagle story.

    Memorial service to honor fallen officers set Wednesday

    The Lafayette County Law Enforcement Officers Association will join other agencies across the nation in honor of Peace Officers’ Memorial Day with a ceremony at 11 a.m. in front of City Hall Wednesday to honor all officers who died in the line of duty in the last year. (May 14, 2013, Page 2)

    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

      Oxford building inspector found not guilty

      An Oxford building inspector charged with simple assault last year has been found not guilty. (May 9, 2013, Page 2A)

      Share this Oxford Eagle story.

        Accused ricin writer back in court

        The man accused of sending letters laced with ricin is due to appear in court today for a continuation of a preliminary and detention hearing that started on Friday. (April 22, 2013, Page 1, 14)

        Share this Oxford Eagle story.

          Lynch pleads guilty to drug charges

          Former narcotics agent Searn Lynch pleaded guilty Monday before a federal judge to charges of obtaining prescription drugs by deception. His sentencing was deferred pending a presentencing report done by the U.S. Probation Department. (April 16, 2013, Page 1, 14)

          Share this Oxford Eagle story.

            Lynch to change plea

            The former head of the Lafayette County Narcotics Unit and his attorney have filed a motion to cancel the upcoming trial later this month and instead have a change of plea hearing. (April 4, 2013, Page 2)

            Share this Oxford Eagle story.

              Man charged in cousin’s death

              The February grand jury handed down many indictments including one for George Serrico Williams, charged with culpable negligence manslaughter for allegedly unintentionally running over his cousin last August in Taylor. See the complete listing of indictments. (April 4, 2013, Page 1, 10)

              Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                Oxford Police Department K9 takes home top honor

                Oxford Police Officer Mark Hodges and his K9 partner, Bo, took home top honors last month after placing first in state-wide narcotics detection in Parchman. Officer Jacob Abel and his dog, Baraka, also attended the event. (April 3, 2013, Page 5)

                Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                  OPD to keep reserves in body armor

                  The Oxford Board of Aldermen approved a budget amendment for the Oxford Police Department to purchase 16 new body armor vests for its patrol officers. The vests being replaced, which have two to three years left under warranty, will be given to reserve officers. Read about this and other actions by the aldermen during Tuesday night’s meeting in today’s EAGLE. (April 3, 2013, Page 2)

                  Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                    Strickland DUI at time of wreck

                    An indictment filed this month against former University of Mississippi student John Howard Strickland Jr., alleges he was under the influence of several drugs and had been huffing gas from air cans just prior to the October wreck that killed Ole Miss students, John and Sarah Wheat. (March 26, 2013, Page 1)

                    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                       Page 8 of 44  « First  ... « 6  7  8  9  10 » ...  Last » 
                      First National Bank Chandler Nissan