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Sunday, April 19, 2015

Jeff McCutchen

Scams on the rise

Local police are reporting an increase of telephone scams. (March 20, 2015, Page 3A)

Avoid Break-ins during spring break

When spring break arrives, thousands of students and many residents leave town. However, criminals often hang around to break in to vacant homes and apartments. (March 8, 2015, Page 1A)

Snow brings closings, risky roads

Garbage collection, school and events have been canceled for today due to snow.

 (February 26, 2015, Page 1A, 3A)

Report shows local crime trends

The Oxford Police Department presented its year-end review to the Board  of Aldermen on Tuesday night. The review showed an increase in alcohol-related arrests but a decrease in burglaries. (January 22, 2015, Page 1A, 2A)

Police have hands full with sick wildlife

Local law enforcement officers have had several encounters recently with wild animals suffering from distemper. (December 21, 2014, Page 1A)

Crime time

Local law enforcement agencies will be beefing up patrols in neighborhoods around the holidays and are asking neighbors to watch out for each other as well. (November 28, 2014, Page 1)

Is cop pay fair?

Members of the Oxford Police Department are asking city officials to raise the salary for officers to help attract and retain quality law enforcement officers. (October 30, 2014, Page 1A, 10A)

Police, firemen to compete in softball game

While the Ole Miss Rebel baseball team competes this weekend in the Super Regional, city police officers and firemen will be battling it out on the field here at home Saturday during their annual Red Light, Blue Light softball game. The game will begin at 10 a.m. at Anchor Baptist Church on Highway 7 South. (June 5, 2014, Page 2)

Parker named Officer of the Year

Oxford Police Officer Kevin Parker was recently named as OPD’s Office of the Year during a ceremony where several officers were honored for a variety of accomplishments, including Supervisor of the Year, Jeff McCutchen, who was promoted to major of operations Tuesday. (April 16, 2014, Page 1, 7)

Take proper precautions during holidays

Shopping, visiting or leaving town during the holidays? It’s certainly common in a university town. Editor Don Whitten repeats some warnings from local authorities about taking proper precautions and adds a few of his own. (December 16, 2013, Page 4)

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