When law enforcement and public safety officials need details on a suspect, a missing person or a disaster situation, they rely on the men and women of the Mississippi Analysis and Information Center, otherwise known as the Fusion Center. The Fusion Center is a hub of information that helps police departments and sheriff offices, as … Continue reading “Connecting public safety with the wider world: the Mississippi Fusion Center”
Jones County Sheriff Alex Hodge and Sheriff Randy Johnson of Jasper County stop by the studio to discuss the use of body cameras, the opioid epidemic’s impact on Mississippi officers, the struggles of dealing with a seemingly increasing animosity towards Law Enforcement Officers, and the hot button topic of Sheriffs and Deputies getting to use … Continue reading “Law Enforcement Roundtable”
Law enforcement officers across the state of Mississippi are dealing with crime, drugs and human trafficking in a changing world. We caught up with Rankin County’s Sheriff Bryan Bailey to talk about the fight.
Sandy Middleton(Executive Director – The Center for Violence Prevention), Nick Brown(Hinds Co Sheriff Investigator), Chief Dean Scott(Chief of Police – Pearl) stopped by the studio to discuss the work being done to protect underage victims of sex trafficking. If you missed their conversation with JT, you can find it here –
The U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Mississippi Mike Hurst stopped by the studio to discuss what Mississippi and Federal law enforcement are doing to reduce crime by cracking down on gangs and other organized crime. If you missed the conversation, you can find it here –