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News in Hinds County, Mississippi
Are Hinds County Detainees being held too long?
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:59:01 -0700
We continues to uncover new information about inmates being held too long at the Hinds County Detention Facility. One inmate has been locked behind bars since 2006. So, is justice being served?
Innocent until proven guilty
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:39:30 -0700
Twenty-one -year old Markuieze Bennett died from a brutal attack inside the Hinds County Detention Center during a jail riot back in March. Bennett had been sitting in jail since 2012.
Jackson Man to Spend 18 Years in Prison for Forcible Rape
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:46:10 -0700
Jackson man headed to prison for raping a teenage girl
Judge to look again at releasing Kemper records
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:18:48 -0700
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A judge will sort out which records about Mississippi Power Co.'s Kemper County power plant should be released to a group that opposes the plant. The Mississippi Supreme Court ruled Thursday that Hinds County Chancery Judge Dewayne Thomas should release information sought by the ...
Judge to rule on release of Kemper power plant data
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 07:31:15 -0700
KEMPER COUNTY — A judge will sort out which records about Mississippi Power Co.’s Kemper County power plant should be released to a group that opposes the plant.
Silver Alert issued for woman with Alzheimer's disease
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:14:35 -0700
Mississippi Highway Patrol issued a Silver Alert for a 78-year-old Hinds County woman.
Pearl River Rises, Hinds County Streets May Flood
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:45:52 -0700
Water levels are extremely high across Central Mississippi due to recent torrential rains. Hinds County EMA Director, Ricky Moore, tells us the following streets in Hinds County may flood if the Pearl River rises. Annie Street Beasley Street Cypress Trail Deer Trail Foxboro Drive Galilee Street - low areas only Greenwood at Hardy Creek Harrow Drive and Riverwood - intersection Hudson Street ...
Community leaders take a stand against child abuse
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:39:34 -0700
The month of April is recognized nationwide as Child Abuse Prevention Month. Throughout the month, the Hinds County Sheriff's Office is teaming up with various community organizations.
Lewis, Stokes clash over Hinds County Jail riot
Sat, 12 Apr 2014 02:26:22 -0700
Obstruction of justice, that's what Hinds County Supervisor Kenneth Stokes could be facing after releasing unverified documents to the media highlighting why a jail riot broke out less than two weeks ago.
Search continues for missing Alzheimer's patient
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:23:59 -0700
It's been more than 24 hours and there is still no sign of 78 year old Hazel Williams. The woman who suffers from the beginning stages of Alzheimer's was last seen Monday night around 9 p.m. at her house on Bozeman Road just outside of Terry.