Thursday, April 25, 2019

Mississippi Attorney General

Pearl River Man Arrested for Child Exploitation

A 39-year-old man was arrested last week on two counts of child exploitation for possession of child pornography, Attorney General Jim Hood announced. Michael Justin...

Pass Christian Woman Sentenced for Lust of a Minor

Kristina Lynn Crose, of Pass Christian, will spend nine years in prison after pleading guilty to fondling a minor child. Kristina Lynn Crose, of Pass...

AG Hood Reminds Storm Victims of Model Home Repair Contract Available

Following a deadly outbreak of multiple tornadoes across the state recently, Attorney General Jim Hood is reminding Mississippians who suffered property damage as a...

Man Arrested on 10 Counts of Downloading Child Porn

A Rankin County man was denied bond Thursday morning after investigators with Attorney General Jim Hood’s Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested him...

Crime Victims, Advocates Awarded at Annual Ceremony

L-R: Director of Crime Victims Compensation Division Amy Walker, Attorney General Jim Hood, Director of the AG’s Bureau of Victim Assistance Paula Broome As the...

Lucedale Woman Charged for Creating Child Porn

Investigators with Attorney General Jim Hood’s Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested a woman in Lucedale Wednesday for allegedly producing child pornography. Mary Yvonne...

More than $5.73 Million Recovered in Katrina Insurance Cases

Mississippi recovered more than $5.7 million from settlements in the Homeowner Assistance Program (“HAP”) cases regarding misconduct by homeowner insurance companies after Hurricane Katrina. Mississippi...

AG Hood Delivers $40 Million to State Funds from BP Payment

July 2, 2015- Attorney General Jim Hood announced in Biloxi that Mississippi had reached an agreement in principle with BP to settle claims related...

AG Hood Joins Others in Expressing Concern Regarding HHS Pain Management...

Attorney General Jim Hood joined the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) in sending a letter to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services...

Trial Begins Monday in Entergy Case

The United States District Court will hear Attorney General Jim Hood’s case against Entergy beginning Monday, April 1, at 9:00 a.m. The case will be...