News Flash

Posted on: October 25, 2018

Why Is My Dog Eating Grass?

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Why is My Dog Eating Grass?

It has been speculated that dogs might turn to eating grass when they don’t feel well to make themselves vomit, and then feel better. Others disagree, on the basis that dogs are not proven to be smart enough to decide ...

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Animal Shelter News
Posted on: October 18, 2018

House Training Your New Puppy

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When Should You Start House Training?

The recommended age to start house training your puppy is between 12 and 16 weeks old.  This is the age that your pup can begin controlling his bladder and bowel  movements.  If your puppy is...

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Animal Shelter News
Posted on: September 25, 2018

Longest Residents October 2018

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Long Term Residents

Jackson County Animal Shelter has 87 large dog runs, 52 cat cages, and 15 small dog cages. Unfortunately, almost all of these cages are filled with animals every day. But the staff at the animal shelter have an unfailing love for these ...

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Animal Shelter News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Leash Law Tips

Dogs On Leashes

The Jackson County Animal Shelter’s Animal Control program consists of three Officers that provide coverage for the unincorporated areas of Jackson County.

In 2018, these Officers have responded to over 2,500 calls, and over 2,000 animals have be...

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Animal Shelter News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

New Shelter Construction

Construction Plans

Jackson County Animal Shelter is proud to announce that the ground breaking for phase one of the new shelter building will be soon.  The contract has been awarded and a date will be announced in the next few weeks for the start of the constructio...

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Animal Shelter News

News Flash

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Jackson County Animal Shelter

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The Jackson County Animal Shelter was established in 1985 and is the only animal shelter in the county.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Pet Adoptions

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Browse pictures and descriptions of our adoptable animals.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Spaying & Neutering

Jackson County Mississippi

There is a serious over-population of dogs and cats in our communities. As a result thousands of stray and unwanted animals must be euthanized every year.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Donations Wish List

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The Animal Shelter staff wish to thank you in advance for anything that you would be willing to donate.

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News Flash

Posted on: November 19, 2018

Crime Report: 16, 17, 18 November 2018

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Calls for Service:

12609 Hanover Dr, Ocean Springs: Wilma Gordon reported malicious mischief.

12917 Old Biloxi Rd, Vancleave: Emily Harrison reported credit card fraud.

7280 Old Fort Bayou Rd, Ocean Springs: Michele Tiblier reported a burglary.

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Crime Reports
Posted on: November 16, 2018

Crime Report: 15 November 2018

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Calls for Service:

9020 Marina Av, Ocean Springs: Kimmy Yarbrough reported malicious mischief.

8800 Seaman Rd, Vancleave: Anthony Straight reported petit larceny.

11540 Bayou Pl, Ocean Springs: Jason Pickard, Jr, reported grand larceny.

4409 Breland Rd, Vancl...

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Crime Reports
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Crime Report: 14 November 2018

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Calls for Service:

5400 Ballpark Rd, Vancleave, Jackson County Recreation Dept: Darcie Crew reported petit larceny.

8105 Hwy 613, Moss Point: Frances McQueen reported disturbing the peace.

15412 Big Ridge Rd, Biloxi: Katrina Le reported a hit and run.

7301 Cl...

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Crime Reports
Posted on: November 14, 2018

Crime Report: 13 November 2018

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Calls for Service:

10612 Highway 613, Moss Point: Jennifer Dampier reported a burglary.

9001 Highway 63, Moss Point: Eric Ported reported a theft.

3028 Kennie Pierce Road, Moss Point: Garry Cumbest reported a fraud.

Arrests:

8000 Tucker Road, Ocean Springs: Ca...

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Crime Reports
Posted on: November 13, 2018

Crime Report: 9,10,11,12 November 2018

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Calls for Service:

5501 Derry Street, Ocean Springs: Angela Castillo reported a theft.

21912 Highway 613, Moss Point: Scott Tanner reported a theft.

14008 Puerto Road, Ocean Springs: Wesley Morgan reported a burglary.

3909 Somerset Drive, Moss Point: Sherry H...

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Crime Reports
Posted on: November 9, 2018

Crime Report: 8 November 2018

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Calls for Service:

Chevron Drive, Moss Point: Adam Johnston reported a hit and run.

North 12th St, Ocean Springs: Jennifer Brown reported a medical emergency.

7625 Lexington Drive, Biloxi: Jonathan Porter reported malicious mischief.

Pascagoula River Road, Mo...

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Crime Reports
Posted on: November 8, 2018

Crime Report: 7 November 2018

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Calls for Service:7424 Saints Cr, Ocean Springs: Deputy Dustin Gregg reported an abandoned vehicle. The vehicle was towed.

26430 Hwy 63, Moss Point: Donna Sampson reported malicious mischief.

23850 Old River Road, Vancleave: Jennie David reported a fire.

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Crime Reports
Posted on: November 7, 2018

Crime Report: 6 November 2018

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Calls for Service:14305 Briarwood Drive,  Vancleave: Jennifer Blecha reported motor vehicle theft.

7200 McCann Rd, Biloxi: Phillip Roe reported malicious mischief.

11621 Hwy 57, Vancleave, Keesler FCU: Stephanie Duplichan reported credit card fraud...

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Crime Reports
Posted on: November 6, 2018

Crime Report: 5 November 2018

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Calls for Service:

8805 Elm St, Ocean Springs:  Richard Tadlock reported petit larceny.10716 Tucker Rd, Vancleave:  Haley Owens reported a scam.I-10, Moss Point:  Deputy Ronnie Poole reported a recovere...

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Crime Reports
Posted on: November 5, 2018

Crime Report: 2, 3, 4 November 2018

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Calls for Service:13901 Hwy 57, Vancleave: Rhonda High reported bank account fraud.

15416 Glen Dr, Biloxi: Karen Tran reported a burglary.

16101 Omas Rd, Vancleave: Bryan Groves reported harassing phone calls.

14926 Hillside Dr, Vancleave: Dawn Butler report...

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Crime Reports
Posted on: November 2, 2018

Crime Report: 1 November 2018

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Calls for Service:

Hwy 63, Moss Point: Melani Smith reported credit card fraud.

Hwy 90, Gautier: Deputy Dean Sellers reported an abandoned vehicle. The vehicle was towed.

10012 Jim Ramsey Loop, Vancleave: Kenneth Seymour reported credit card fraud.

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Crime Reports
Posted on: November 1, 2018

Crime Report: 31 October 2018

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Calls for Service:

12913 McNeese Ln, Moss Point: Gail Hogue reported petit larceny.

7600 Tucker Rd, Ocean Springs: Nicole Small reported motor vehicle theft.

8709 Larkspur St, Moss Point: Stanley Horton reported simple assault.

9220 Persimmon Av, Ocean Spring...

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Crime Reports
Posted on: October 31, 2018

Crime Report: 30 October 2018

Sheriff Jackson County MS

Calls for Service:

12000 Poplar Dr, Vancleave: Charles Roberts reported grand larceny.

13204 Sunnyside Dr, Ocean Springs: Aletta Butler reported a burglary.

19001 Rucks Krans Rd, Moss Point: Morgan Creel reported a vehicle burglary.

8100 Seaman Rd, Vancleave:...

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Crime Reports
Posted on: October 1, 2018

Crime Report: 28, 29, 30 September 2018

Crime Reports

Calls for Service:

2801 Blackfoot Rd, Vancleave:  Michael Mohr reported simple assault by threat.

8701 Graham Rd, Moss Point:  Bennie Shettles reported malicious mischief.

10800 Yellowjacket Rd, Ocean Springs:  Kimberly Barnes repo...

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Crime Reports
Posted on: September 20, 2018

Crime Report: September 19th, 2018

Calls for Service:

4301 Kenneth Cole Rd, Vancleave:  Paige Kay reported simple assault.

13200 Lily Orchard Rd, Moss Point:  Cecil Conner reported malicious mischief.

8005 Cimarron Av, Biloxi:  Joseph Jordan reported simple assault....

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Crime Reports

News Flash

Posted on: October 2, 2018

BP Economic Recovery Proposal

Projects

View the Economic Recovery Project Proposal (PDF)

On April 20, 2010, an explosion rocked the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico sending oil gushing into the water. By the time the well was sealed months later, about 5 million barrels of o...

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Development & Projects

News Flash

Posted on: September 20, 2018

Budget Hearing held for 2018-19 Financial Year

Budget

updated @ 12 pm. September 7, 2018)

The Jackson County Board of Supervisors will held the FY’2019 Budget Hearing/Presentation at 10 a.m. on Friday, September 7, 2018. Action was taken to approve the proposed FY’19 Budget and Tax Levy fo...

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Jackson County News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Stay connected!

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Jackson County News

News Flash

Posted on: October 16, 2018

Claiming Your Unclaimed Property (MONEY) from the State

Mississippi State Treasurer's Website - Unclaimed Property Search

Jackson County residents are encouraged to visit the State Treasurer's website to search for unclaimed property including money, cash, checks, or stocks (not land or property) that have been abandoned with no contact for a period of five years.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Jackson County Fair

Carnival

The Jackson County Fair is a weeklong event that features fun for the whole family.

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News Flash

Posted on: November 13, 2018

Press Release: "Santa Wears A Badge" Ramps Up

Sheriff Jackson County MS

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department’s Santa Wears a Badge program is underway. After Monday’s (November 12) announcement by Toys for Tots that it will not include Jackson County this year in its toy distribution, we are stepping up our efforts to make...

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Sheriff News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Stay connected!

StayConnected

The Jackson County Sheriff's Department now offers new ways to keep up with whats going on in the county. Subscribe to our new website for up to date information on emergencies, road closures, breaking news, and other events in Jackson County. Just create...

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Sheriff News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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By clicking “Log In” on the MyAccount bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyAccount. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see mos...

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Sheriff News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Stay connected!

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Sheriff News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Keep in Touch

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News Flash

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Command Staff

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The Jackson County Sheriff's Department Command Staff provides leadership, guidance and support to the hundreds of officers that serve your community.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Patrol Division

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The Patrol Division is an operational unit of the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department that consists of full-time sworn officers and volunteer reserve officers.

Additional Info... Sheriff Spotlight
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Services

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The Sheriff's Department offers several services to keep residents safe and informed.

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