Sunday, December 16, 2018

Mississippi Attorney General

Three Arrested for Stealing AT&T Cables

Phillips Cote Three people were arrested in Jackson Thursday for stealing copper cables from AT&T poles in the area valued at a loss of more...

Coast Man Gets 40 Years for Child Pornography, Sexual Battery

Quincy Joshua LaBauve, 32, of Biloxi, will spend 40 years in prison for possessing child pornography and sexually abusing young girls. Quincy Joshua LaBauve, 32,...

Madison Man Sentenced for Misusing Mother’s Medical Funds

Steven Adkins, 62, of Madison, was sentenced Monday to 10 years on one felony count of exploitation of a vulnerable person Steven Adkins of...

“Operation Trick or Treat” Arrests 8, Convicts 2 for Child Pornography

Attorney General Jim Hood’s Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force made eight arrests across the state last week with local agencies and sentenced...

AG Hood Recognizes Law Enforcement Officers for Response to Domestic Violence

Vicksburg Police Department Captain Penny Jones; Attorney General Jim Hood; Vicksburg Police Chief Milton Moore In observance of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Attorney General...

AG Hood Recognizes Law Enforcement Officers for Response to Domestic Violence

In observance of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Attorney General Jim Hood and the AG’s Bureau of Victim Assistance honored nine outstanding law enforcement...

North Mississippi Man Sentenced on Child Pornography Charges

James Michael Williams, 52, of Walls, will spend two years in prison for possessing pornographic images of children ages five to eight, announced Attorney...

AG Hood Urges CFPB to Protect Military Service Members from Financial...

Attorney General Jim Hood announced today that he joined a coalition of 33 attorneys general calling on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and...

AG Hood Announces Nationwide Settlement on CVS Health, Aetna Merger

Senior citizens in Mississippi and other states are now protected from potential increased prescription drug prices and reduced choices that could have resulted from...

AG Hood Joins Fight to Stop Illegal Robocalls, Spoofing

Attorney General Jim Hood joined a bipartisan coalition of 34 attorneys general in calling upon the Federal Communications Commission to create new rules allowing...