This week, while most of us were focused on the weather, the Mississippi Association of Chiefs of Police was focused on improving their abilities to lead police departments across the entire state. Since Tuesday, hundreds of chiefs have been in attendance at the association’s annual summer meeting, one of two gatherings held each year. The […]
Over 70 motor officers across Mississippi are putting their skills to the test during the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Association conference. Officers have been training all week in South Mississippi for this exhibition day. The skills are being tested in D’Iberville through multiple cone courses. Officers have to weave in and out of the course […]
Law enforcement officers from all over our state, Louisiana, and Alabama are in D’Iberville this week putting their skills to the test while enjoying a little friendly competition. It is part of the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Association’s annual training conference. The conference addresses several training areas, including motorcycle training which is what the officers […]
A group of police officers from England are on the Coast helping run the annual Southeastern Law Enforcement Explorer Academy. The cops from across the Atlantic have teamed up with local police officers to teach young cadets from all over the southeast about law enforcement. Ocean Springs sophomore Molly Collum says her target is to […]
Our local law enforcement officers are aiming to teach kids that cops and the community go hand-in-hand. Nearly 100 kids from all over the southeast are learning about what it takes to be a police officer this week in Biloxi. Volunteers from Keesler Air Force Base have teamed up with the Biloxi Police Department and […]
A recently formed non-profit supporting law enforcement is calling in for backup from our community. G-Cops, or Gulfport Community Organizing Police Support, had a barbecue today with all donations made going to support the city’s police department. There were family-fun activities like face painting and games. Gulfport cops helped grill the hotdogs and got to […]
Members of the community are cooking up some support for Gulfport police officers at a BBQ going on downtown. The BBQ is put on by recently formed nonprofit Gulfport Community Organizing Police Support or GCOPS. News 25’s Gina Tomlinson joins us from the police department to tell us more about it.
Tonight in Orange Grove, one local group put down the welcome mat and gave local law enforcement a big thank you for their service. The group behind that law appreciation banquet is Advocates for Victims of Impaired and Distracted Driving, a group made up of men and women who lost loved ones in traffic collisions […]
Tonight in Gulfport, local law enforcement officers will be honored for helping our community. Agencies from across the Coast have been invited to attend an appreciation banquet at the Orange Grove Community Center. News 25’s Hank Davis is in Gulfport with more.
Today we remember family, friends, and heroes at the Gulfport Police Department’s Fallen Officer Ceremony. From 1900 to 2008, the Gulfport Police Department has lost eight brave men in the line of duty. News 25’s Taylor Rubach spoke with family and friends of the fallen officers. “Each of these officers knew the peril that they […]