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 4, vote tallies had many sitting on the edge of their seats. As the number of votes per candidate became clear, there were some dancing […]
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 from anonymous sources, the HCSO was able to recover $61,000 in stolen merchandise. The Sheriff’s Office seized possession of a Kubota Tractor valued at $25,000 […]
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….
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….
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…
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 to a domestic disturbance call Saturday, June 2, at 328 Wildwood Boulevard. As deputies approached, police dispatch reported that a man was leaving the home […]