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News in Hinds County, Mississippi

Hinds County Board of Supervisors Meeting
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 22:35:46 -0700

The Hinds County Board of Supervisors views itself and County government as being a service organization fully committed to improving the overall quality of life for the citizens of Hinds County.

Pretrial detainees have long waits for mental evaluations
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:42:30 -0700

We continues our investigation into the length of time some detainees are being held at the Hinds County Detention Center. Official documents reveal, one man has been incarcerated for eight years, waiting for trial and he is not the only one.

Identity revealed of suspect who struck deputy with vehicle
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 02:25:00 -0700

Hinds County Spokesperson Othor Cain described the suspect as a known drug dealer.

Operation Bunny Hop: Just in time for Easter
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 02:24:42 -0700

From Clinton to Utica, hundreds of law enforcement officers helped kick off Operation Bunny Hop, turning Good Friday into a not-so-good day for would-be criminals.

Are Hinds County Detainees being held too long?
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:59:01 -0700

We continues to uncover new information about inmates being held too long at the Hinds County Detention Facility. One inmate has been locked behind bars since 2006. So, is justice being served?

Judge to look again at releasing Kemper records
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:18:48 -0700

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A judge will sort out which records about Mississippi Power Co.'s Kemper County power plant should be released to a group that opposes the plant. The Mississippi Supreme Court ruled Thursday that Hinds County Chancery Judge Dewayne Thomas should release information sought by the ...

Innocent until proven guilty
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:39:30 -0700

Twenty-one -year old Markuieze Bennett died from a brutal attack inside the Hinds County Detention Center during a jail riot back in March. Bennett had been sitting in jail since 2012.

Farmers, Residents Watching Big Black River Crest
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 11:39:29 -0700

residents in western Hinds County are still struggling through flooding problems. Heavy rains earlier this week delayed a second crest on the Big Black river until Friday.

Silver Alert issued for woman with Alzheimer's disease
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:14:35 -0700

Mississippi Highway Patrol issued a Silver Alert for a 78-year-old Hinds County woman.

18-wheeler overturns on I-20 East
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:01:42 -0700

One person was injured in a one vehicle accident around 11 a.m. Sunday morning when an 18-wheeler overturned on I-20 eastbound.