Message From The Sheriff
JAMES MOORE  ( read )
24 Hours:
Crime Tips:
330 Stennis Industrial Park Rd
Dekalb, MS 39328
Administrative Office:
Phone: 601-743-4880
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

May Community Occurrences

The following incidents occurred in Kemper County during the month of May, 2013.


Burglary on May 3, 2013 in the vicinity of Holly Loop in the Preston community, where guns and other personal items were taken.


Larceny / Vandalism on May 8, 2013 on Sciples Mill Road.  Personal property was destroyed and cash was stolen.


May 9, 2013, report of shots being fired at the Hwy 45 Bar & Grill in Scooba.  Two individuals injured.


Burglary on May 9, 2013 at a residence on Hwy 495 N.  The following items were taken:  50” television, laptop computer, WII game station, several guns, along with some cash.


Burglary on May 9, 2013 at a residence on Hwy 495 S.  The house had been gone through but no items reported missing.


 Burglary on May 13, 2013 on Frazier Grove Rd.  The house had been gone through but the only item discovered missing was a 22 rifle.


 Larceny on May 13, 2013. 3 Batteries stolen out of dump trucks in the Preston Community.


On May 20, 2013, 2 Chainsaws, fishing tackle and 2 chains were stolen from property on the Gains White Rd.


On May 22, 2013, Investigators responded to a Skidder Fire on Hwy 16 West.