(May 29, 2015, Page 1A, 3A)
Deputy Chief James Owens, with the Oxford Police Department, recieved the Virginia H. Chrestman Memorial Outstanding Employee of the Year Award Friday at City Hall.
OPD holds Citizens Academy to give local residents a behind-the-scenes view of a police officer’s job including learning about criminal and Constitutional laws. (March 31, 2015, Page 1, 3)
Local police are reporting an increase of telephone scams. (March 20, 2015, Page 3A)
The Oxford Downtown Parking Commission approved using reserve officers with the Oxford Police Department to enforce metered parking on evenings and weekends. (March 18, 2015, Page 1, 3)
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)
DUI arrests over the New Year’s Eve weekend have dropped over the past several years in the LOU community and local law enforcement are hoping the trend continues and to help, local agencies plan on being out in force this holiday weekend. (December 30, 2014, Page 1A)
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)