Monday, January 25, 2021

Former Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians Tribal Council Member Pleads Guilty...

Jackson, Miss. – Randy Lamar Anderson, 46, of Conehatta, a former elected member of the Tribal Council for the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians,...

Jackson Man Pleads Guilty to Narcotics Trafficking

Jackson, Miss. – Gregory Wayne Haygood a/k/a “Big”, 48, of Jackson, pled guilty today before U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate to conspiracy to...

Jackson Police Can Now Access Your Doorbell Camera

In a year that’s potentially on pace for the highest homicide rate in Jackson history, police and city officials have sought a new ally...

Former Meridian Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Federal Extortion

Jackson, Miss. – Former Meridian Police Officer Royric “Roy” Benamon, 27, pled guilty yesterday before Chief U.S. District Judge Daniel P. Jordan III to...

Illegal Alien from Mexico Indicted for Attempted Federal Bribery

Jackson, Miss. – Jesus Christian Miranda-Alcantar, 33, an illegal alien from Mexico, has been charged in a federal indictment with attempted bribery of a...

Biloxi Man Sentenced to Over 3 Years in Federal Prison for...

Gulfport, Miss. – Demontra Tucker, 23, of Biloxi, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Louis Guirola, Jr. to 41 months in federal prison,...

Marijuana User Sentenced for Illegal Possession of a Firearm

Gulfport, Miss. – Johnathan J. Quarles, 26, of Gulfport, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Judge Sul Ozerden to 30 months in federal...

Jackson Man Sentenced to Over 3 Years in Prison Under Project...

Jackson, Miss. – Jeffery Allen York, 50, of Jackson, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate to 30 months in federal...

MCPP Launches “Tech Talks” Series

Here at the Mississippi Center for Public Policy, we believe that with its hard-working people, cutting-edge research centers, and low cost of living, Mississippi...

Ep. 134: An early look at the 2021 legislative session

Mississippi Today political reporters Bobby Harrison and Geoff Pender join editor in chief Adam Ganucheau to discuss which big issues lawmakers could consider during...