Police say man charged after gunfire exchange with officer

April 2, 2018 in News, The Buzz

PEARL, Miss. (AP) – A Mississippi man has been arrested and a police officer has been put on leave after they exchanged gunfire. The Pearl Police Department spokesman, Lt. Brian […]

Police seek help to find suspects who stole tablets

September 5, 2013 in Buzz Report, News, The Buzz, Top Stories

News Briefs From Across The State
By Lonnie Ross

Tablets stolen from Pearl Walmart
PEARL, MS – WLBT reports the Pearl Police Department is asking for help in identifying two suspects accused of stealing several tablets from Walmart.

Police say the thefts happened Monday at approximately 11:44 p.m. The Samsung Galaxy 3 tablets were worth $2,160.

The suspects and their vehicle were captured on surveillance video and shown in the following photos….

Concerted effort to reduce crime in central Mississippi

April 4, 2013 in Top Stories

Operation Bunny Hop a major success

By Othor Cain

Special to The Mississippi Link

Hinds County Sheriff Tyrone Lewis described ‘Operation Bunny Hop’ as a major success as the operation wrapped up a fourth year over the past Easter weekend….

Suspect shoots 2 officers; 1 dead, 2 injured

May 2, 2012 in News, Police Report, Statewide News, The Buzz, Top Stories

  By Monica Land JACKSON – Anyone traveling in the west Jackson area Tuesday afternoon knew something was wrong. Patrolmen raced down the streets – sirens screaming and traffic halted […]