Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Pascagoula Man Pleads Guilty Under Project EJECT to being a Convicted...

Gulfport, Miss. – Lawrence Lavoy Jackson, 36, of Pascagoula, pled guilty today before U.S. District Judge Sul Ozerden, to being a convicted felon in...

Forrest County Man Convicted under Project EJECT for Trafficking Methamphetamine

Hattiesburg, Miss. – Oliver McNair, 29, of Hattiesburg, pled guilty today before Senior U.S. District Judge Keith Starrett to possessing methamphetamine with the intent...

Jackson Man Sentenced under Project EJECT for Illegally Possessing Firearms

Jackson, Miss. – Dallas Smith, 59, of Jackson, was sentenced today by U.S. District Carlton W. Reeves to time-served, or 14 months, and 3...

A fresh look at outdated regulations

Mississippi has more than 118,000 regulations on the books that impact virtually every area of our life. The issue isn’t just that we have...

Hancock County Man Pleads Guilty to Firearms Charges

Gulfport, Miss – Joshua Rain Collins, 29, of Hancock County, entered a guilty plea today before U.S. District Judge Sul Ozerden to Possession of...

Ocean Springs Woman Sentenced to 3 Years in Federal Prison for...

Gulfport, Miss – Lisa Gordon-Scruggs, 53, of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Sul Ozerden to 36 months in...

Meridian Man Sentenced to 21 Years in Prison Under Project EJECT...

Jackson, Miss. – Dominique Dontona Ashford, 36, of Meridian, was sentenced yesterday by Senior U.S. District Court Judge Tom S. Lee, to two concurrent...

Illegal Alien Pleads Guilty to Unlawful Reentering United States Again, After...

Gulfport, Miss. – Wilson Orlando Hercules, 33, an illegal alien from Honduras, pled guilty today before U.S. District Judge Sul Ozerden, to Unlawful Reentry...

Pass Christian Man Sentenced to Over 4 Years for Selling Fentanyl

Gulfport, Miss – Carter Tranh Tran, 42, of Pass Christian, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Sul Ozerden to 50 months in prison,...

U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst Announces Over $8.6 Million in Justice Department...

Jackson, Miss. – U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst today announced awards of over $8.6 million in Department of Justice grants to fight drug abuse and...