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News in Hinds County, Mississippi

Hinds County website hacked
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 09:58:25 -0800

Officials say they are taking the hacking of the Hinds County website very seriously... 

Judge turns hate crimes case into vision of a 'new Mississippi'
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:58:34 -0800

In sentencing three white men in a hate crimes case, a federal judge has highlighted how Mississippi is slowly coming to grips with its legacy of racial violence. How far has the 'new Mississippi' come?

Convicted felon talks about being inside Hinds County justice system
Thu, 19 Feb 2015 17:48:53 -0800

A group of researchers is putting in work to see what the county is facing. 

Legal dispute in Mississippi involves source of execution drugs
Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:27:07 -0800

Lawyers for Mississippi's prison system say a judge should let the prisons keep secret the pharmacy that supplies a crucial execution drug.

Burn bans issued for several counties in the state
Wed, 11 Feb 2015 13:03:55 -0800

This burn ban includes all recreational fire and controlled burns with the exception of commercial contractors with heavy construction equipment, providing that said burn meets the State's DEQ regulations. 

Hinds County Deputy involved In accident
Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:14:16 -0800

A Hinds County deputy's vehicle was hit by a car Friday night in Jackson. The driver was arrested. 

Foreign hackers attack government and local business sites
Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:11:49 -0800

The Jackson Bureau of the FBI has recently warned of cyber attacks and ransom targeting personal and business computers.

Longtime Hinds Circuit Clerk not seeking re-election
Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15:57:57 -0800

For the first time since being elected in 1984, longtime Hinds County Circuit Clerk Barbara Dunn is not running for re-election.

Miss. Supreme Court upholds sheriff's authority over bailiffs
Thu, 19 Feb 2015 12:18:40 -0800

The Mississippi Supreme Court has ruled Hinds County Sheriff Tyrone Lewis has authority to hire and assign bailiffs to the local courts.

State Supreme Court upholds sheriff authority over bailiffs
Thu, 19 Feb 2015 19:18:55 -0800

The Mississippi Supreme Court has ruled Hinds County Sheriff Tyrone Lewis has authority to hire and assign bailiffs to the local courts.