Primary election results bring adulations and upsets

August 6, 2015 in News

DA Robert Shuler Smith is in, Hinds County Sheriff Tyrone Lewis is out By Ayesha K. Mustafaa Editor All across Mississippi in general and Jackson in particular, Tuesday night, August […]

Burglary Ring Busted

January 23, 2015 in News, The Buzz

The Mississippi Link Newswire The Investigative Unit of the Hinds County Sheriff’s Office has uncovered a suspected big rig theft ring. Based on an ongoing investigation and acting on tips […]

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….

Oldest Greek-letter African American organization dedicates new center

December 13, 2012 in News, Top Stories

By Ayesha K. Mustafaa
Interim Managing Editor
The proud, beautiful, progressive ladies of Beta Delta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. issued the statement that they “now have a place to call their own.” The chapter held its dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony at their center located at 5330 Executive Place, in North Jackson, Sunday, Dec. 9 at 3 p.m.

In the midst of the ladies in pink and green were Jackson and Hinds County leaders: Mayor and Mrs. Harvey Johnson Sr., Sheriff Tyrone Lewis, President of the Hinds County Board of Supervisors Robert Graham and City Councilman Chokwe Lumumba of Ward Two….

Blistering report reveals problems within Sheriff’s Department

August 10, 2012 in News, Top Stories

The Mississippi Link has obtained a copy of a 300-page report detailing problems that plagued the Hinds County Sheriff’s Department when Malcolm McMillin was the county’s top law enforcement officer.
The report was commissioned by…

Hinds Co. Sheriff’s deputies make weekend drug bust

June 7, 2012 in News, Police Report, The Buzz, Top Stories

By Othor Cain Managing Editor Fulfilling a campaign promise, Hinds County Sheriff Tyrone Lewis announced this week his team of deputies made a major drug bust last weekend. Deputies responded […]