Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Mississippi Attorney General

AG’s Child Desertion Unit Arrests 3 Fathers

Three South Mississippi men were arrested recently for not paying child support, announced Attorney General Jim Hood. 48-year-old William Rich Hennington of Brookhaven Investigators with General...

Jackson Man Arrested for Stealing Money from Elderly Father

Robert Earl Trunnell, Jr. was arrested Wednesday after being indicted on felony charges for taking nearly $11,000 from his father’s accounts, announced Attorney General...

Former Heidelberg Officer, Acquaintance Arrested for Insurance Fraud Scheme

Dezmond Cooley A former officer with the Heidelberg Police Department and another man are awaiting a bond hearing after being indicted and arrested on charges...

Free Community SHRED DAYS!

You may bring up to 3 bags or boxes of sensitive documents to be shredded. This event is a first-come, first-served service and will not...

Free Community SHRED DAYS!

You may bring up to 3 bags or boxes of sensitive documents to be shredded. This event is a first-come, first-served service and will not...

Woman Indicted on 12 Counts of Insurance, Wire Fraud

Sylvia Lynn Dickinson, 34, of Meridian, was indicted on 12 counts for charges alleging she profited from selling multiple types of insurance without a...

AG’s Office Receives Award for Supporting Employee Military Service

L-R: SMSgt William T. Holbrooks, Operations Superintendent, 172d Security Forces Squadron; AG Investigator Roger Wade; AG Chief Investigator Tony Green; Attorney General Jim Hood;...

AG’s Cybercrime Team Arrests One, Sentences Another on Child Pornography Charges

Vernon Williams, 61, was arrested in Brandon after an investigation of his suspicious online activity. He is charged with child exploitation for possession of...

Ocean Springs Man Arrested for Child Exploitation

A 20-year-old man was arrested Wednesday on one count of child exploitation, announced Attorney General Jim Hood.Mikel Brown was arrested in Ocean Springs after...

Hood Recovers $26.6 Million, Settles Final Epps Bribery Case

Attorney General Jim Hood announced today that his office recovered $26,612,188.22 in Mississippi taxpayer funds after settling 11 civil lawsuits filed in February 2017,...