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March 2019 Community Occurrences

March 2019 Incident Report

3-2-19 B&E Hwy 397 Preston, MS

3-2-19 Stolen Vehicle Mt Nebo Rd De Kalb, MS

3-3-19 Shoplifting Highway 16 West De Kalb, MS

3-7-19  B & E Butler Rd De Kalb, MS

3-12-19 Breaking & Entering Vent Houston Rd De kalb, MS

3-20-19 Burglary of Dwelling Limerick Rd Shuqualak, MS

3-26-19 Disorderly Conduct Valley Rd Preston, MS

3-29-19 Stolen Vehicle Old Jackson Rd De Kalb, MS

3-29-19 Simple Assault Roosevelt Rd Scooba, MS

Notice of Changes to Text Alert System on Website

The Kemper County Sheriff’s Office will upgrade its text message alert notification feature on or before March 29, 2019. The upgraded text alert system will feature a new link in the message body. The messages will continue to come from 96167 or 470-219-3777. Below is an example of a current alert with the current link and a sample of the same alert with the new link:

As shown above, the message body will have a Subject line and a From address of Kemper Sheriff MS. There will still be an option to change subscription at the bottom of the message.

To sign up for alert notifications from our office, to change your subscription, or to unsubscribe from our alerts, please go to our Sign Up for Alerts page: https://www.kempercountysheriff.com/alerts 

The Kemper County Sheriff’s Office welcomes any feedback from the community on this text alert upgrade. To provide feedback, please contact us at 601-743-2255.

As always, we wish to thank the public for their continued support of law enforcement. We believe the unique partnership we have between the public and law enforcement enhances the security and quality of life we all enjoy.

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February 2019 Community Occurrences

February 2019 Incident Report

2-20-19 Simple Assault Hwy 16 Scooba, MS

2-22-19 Grand Larceny Binnsville Rd Scooba, MS

2-28-19 Grand Larceny Lancaster Rd DE Kalb,MS


January 2019 Community Occurrences

January 2019 Incident Report

1-4-2019 B&E Hwy 39 North DE Kalb, MS

1-10-2019 Disturbance Bloomfield Rd Preston, MS

1-14-2019 Shoplifting Hwy 16 West DE Kalb, MS


December 2018 Community Occurrences

December 2018 Incident Report

12-6-2018 Identity Theft Highway 16 West De Kalb, MS

12-8-2018 Burglary of Building Enodale Rd Porterville, MS

12-8-2018 Shooting into a Building Hwy 45 Scooba, MS

12-12-2018 Aggravated Assault John C. Stennis Avenue De Kalb, MS

12-14-2018 Identity Theft New Hope Rd De Kalb, MS

12-18-2018 Disturbance of a Business Hwy 45 Scooba, MS

12-21-2018 Stolen Property Hwy 16 West De Kalb, MS

November 2018 Community Occurrences

November 2018 Incident Report

11-2-2018 Arrest Scooba Junction Scooba, MS

11-24-2018 Petit Larceny Kellis Store Rd Preston, MS


October 2018 Community Occurrences

October 2018 Incident Report

10-2-2018 Attempted B& E Bell Street De Kalb, MS

10-8-2018 Larceny Hwy 16 East De Kalb, MS

10-14-2018 Aggravated Assault School House Lane De Kalb, MS

10-29-2018 B&E Luke Rd Preston, MS

10-29-2018 Larceny Hwy 16 West De Kalb, MS


September 2018 Community Occurrences

September 2018 Incident Report

9-6-2018   Disturbance of a Family Quinton Nunn Rd Preston, MS

9-12-2018 Theft of mail 2nd Street Scooba, MS

9-16-2018 Simple Assault Deville Apartment De Kalb, MS

9-24-2018 Burglary of Dwelling McDonald Rd Preston, MS

9-28-2018 Commercial Burglary Highway 397 Preston, MS

9-29-2018 Disturbance of a Family Pecan Ave De Kalb, MS


"Remember The Heroes National Day of Service and Remembrance 9/11"

In Remembrance of 9-11 last week the Lauderdale County Foster Grandparent's Program honored the Kemper County Sheriff's Department Staff with some goodies. We would like to say "Thank You"! 

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August 2018 Community Occurrences

August 2018 Incident Report

8-8-2018 Domestic Violence Simple Assault Artenica Clark Rd Daleville MS

8-12-2018 Vandalism to a home Enodale Rd Porterville, MS

8-15-2018 Vehicle Fire JJ Hagan Rd De Kalb, MS

8-15-2018 Breaking & Entering Ellerby McCullum Rd DEKALB, MS

8-16-2018 Theft Hwy 16 De Kalb, MS

8-17-2018 Grand Larceny Thomas Lang Rd De Kalb, MS

8-18-2018 Vandalism to a Vehicle John Stennis Ave De Kalb, MS

8-18-2018 Dog Bite Wilson Ave De Kalb, MS

8-20-2018 Theft Veterans Street De Kalb, MS

8-21-2018 Counterfeit Money Hwy 16 Dekalb,MS

8-22-2018 Sexual Assault Porterville Rd Porterville, MS

8-29-2018 Hit and Run New Hope Rd De Kalb, MS








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