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 10:33 PM EDT2014-09-02 02:33:26 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."
The school was on lockdown for more than an hour after police say the student pulled a pellet gun which looked like a real firearm from his backpack. Police say the student also had a knife.
Lucas County Juvenile Prosecutor Lori Olender says there are no plans to try the student as an adult, as he has no criminal record.
The teen was arraigned on one count of illegal conveyance, a fifth degree felony, and one count of making terroristic threats, a third degree felony.
A trial date was set for December 19 at the arraignment.
Interim Superintendent Romules Durant says there was increased security at
Scott on Tuesday, including metal detectors, which students may be seeing more
will do it progressively," Durant said. "We do them randomly throughout the
says having metal detectors at the school on a daily basis is up to the school
main thing is we want to make sure that we have an environment that the
students are going to live up to and look at it as if something that is a
containment of," he said.
Police provided extra security at the school, as well.
have officers already stationed at the schools," said Sgt. Joe Heffernan. "Toledo
Public Schools also have their police force that are armed out at their high
schools, as well as also unarmed security, so there is actually quite a bit of
security at the schools."
Durant and Heffernan say they are satisfied with the security measures
Monday, September 1 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-09-02 03:00:17 GMT
The Alee Shriners and Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are looking for the people who broke into a home on Quacco Road late Sunday and stole some personal items including money donated to Shriner's Children Hospital.More >>
The Alee Shriners and Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are looking for the people who broke into a home on Quacco Road late Sunday and stole some personal items, including money donated to the Shriner's Children Hospital.More >>