Content Tagged 'gulfport police department'

Gulfport PD Still Investigating Overnight Shooting; One Dead
Gulfport Police spent most of Wednesday morning searching for evidence after a late night shooting left a 19 year old dead and a 26 year old male hospitalized. Video Video
Gulfport PD Officer Involved in Shooting on Hwy. 49
A routine, single vehicle accident late Thursday night on Highway 49 left one man dead, not from the accident, but from a Gulfport Police officer's firearm. Video Video
Gulfport PD Arrest 4 People Involved in Kidnapping & Robbery
Gulfport Police arrested four individuals Wednesday for stolen property and other charges, but the four are also suspected to be in connection with a robbery and kidnapping that occurred less than two weeks ago. Video Video
Gulfport PD Still Searching for Shooting Suspect
The Gulfport Police Department is still seeking the public's help locating the suspect in Thursday's shooting near the Dirt Cheap on Pass Road. Video Video
Gulfport PD Searching for Shooting Suspect
Gulfport Police are searching for a man they describe as armed and dangerous, who is connected to a shooting Thursday that left a man injured. Video Video
Missing Gulfport Girl Reunited with Mother & Grandmother
Gulfport Police were called just after 5 p.m. Monday night about a missing 8 year old girl in west Gulfport, but two hours later, just as police were briefing the press, it was a happy ending for the Robinson family. Video Video
Gulfport PD Holds Community Neighborhood Watch Meeting
Block captains, local neighborhood contacts, and anyone interested in starting a neighborhood watch program is encouraged to attend. Video Video
Residents Have Chance to Join Citizens Police Academy
Residents across the Coast now have the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of the Gulfport Police Department. Video Video
Gulfport High Students Learn the Ins & Outs of Police Dept.
A group of Gulfport High School students are learning the ins and outs of the police department through a co-op program. Video Video
Parents Join Together to Reopen P.A.L. for Their Kids
Parents have started a petition to try and reopen the center, and now another organization is forming to help reopen the center and enhance the P.A.L. program. Video Video
Decision to Close Police Athletic League Was Not Unanimous
The after school program known as the Police Athletic League (P.A.L.) decided last week to close its doors for good, but it seems that decision was not unanimous. Video Video
Gulfport PD Conduct Theft Experiment at Local Shopping Area
What would you do if you found an unattended purse stashed with money in a busy shopping area? Video Video
Humane Society & Gulfport PD at Odds About Stray Animals
The Humane Society of South Mississippi (H.S.S.M.) and the Gulfport Police Department are still at odds about who should be responsible for the stray animals in the city. Video Video
Gulfport P.A.W.S. to Hold First Public Adoption Event
Chief Leonard Papania announced Wednesday that the Gulfport Police Department's Police Animal Welfare Shelter (P.A.W.S.) will be holding its first public adoption event.
Halloween Safety Tips
On October 31st, 2014, the Gulfport Police Department will conduct extra patrols in the neighborhoods to ensure the safety of the children participating in trick or treating.
Gulfport Has Paintball War Against the Military
There's a war in the City of Gulfport between city offices and the military. Video Video
Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign Comes to the Coast
Drunk driving kills more than 10,000 people per year. Video Video
Multiple Shootings on Coast Over Weekend
A number of shootings happened on the Gulf Coast this past weekend, resulting in two deaths. Video Video
Attempted Kidnapping Has Bayou View Residents Worried
Tuesday night, residents of the Bayou View neighborhood in Gulfport held a public meeting to discuss safety concerns after an attempted kidnapping over the weekend. Video Video
Gulfport PD Captures Bank Robbery Suspect
Gulfport Police captured the suspect in an armed bank robbery Friday morning after authorities say she left the bank, then went home. Video Video
Gulfport PD Processing Evidence in Janaya Thompson Case
Gulfport Police say they are doing everything in their power to provide justice for the family of Janaya Thompson, the five year old girl who was murdered last week. Video Video
Krispy Kreme & Gulfport Police Department Join Forces for Cops on Doughnut Shops
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, the Gulfport Police Department and Biloxi Police Law Enforcement Torch Run Officers® are teaming up for the 1st time to raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics Athletes of Mississippi.
Humane Society & P.A.W.S. Still at Odds
The debate continues between the Gulfport Police Department and the Humane Society of South Mississippi over who should care for stray animals. Video Video
Gulfport PD to Participate in "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" Campaign
The Gulfport Police Department will participate in the national "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" traffic enforcement campaign from August 13th to September 1st, 2014.
Gulfport Councilman Says 'Thank Your Police!'
In the wake of two recent murders, a Gulfport councilman is encouraging the public to thank the police for their hard work. Video Video
Gulfport PD Opens New Animal Welfare Shelter
Lost and stray dogs won't be going to the pound anymore. Video Video
Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign Comes to the Coast
Drunk driving kills more than 10,000 people per year. Video Video
Gulfport Community Takes Steps to Fight Crime
One Gulfport community has had enough of crime in their neighborhood and is taking steps to fight back. Video Video
Gulfport PD to Hold First P.A.W.S. Adoption Event
On Friday, Gulfport Police officers will not just be serving the people of the community, but its pets as well. Video Video
Gulfport PD Addresses Adolescent Crime in Gulfport
Gulfport Police Chief, Leonard Papania, spoke Thursday night about adolescent crime in the Gulfport community. Video Video
Gulfport PD Holds Memorial for Fallen Officers
The Gulfport Police Department has lost eight officers on the force during the last 114 years. Thursday, those officers were remembered and honored at the annual Gulfport Police Department's Fallen Officer Memorial Service. Video Video
Two Teenagers Arrested for Murder of Lamont Hayes
On July 29th, 2014, the Gulfport Police Department arrested 19 year old, Jalen Shaquille Williams, and 17 year old, Rashad Rejohn Johnson for the murder of Lamont Hayes.
Gulfport PD Officer in Hospital After Being Shot on Duty
What started as a traffic stop ended with a man being charged with attempted murder. Video Video
Gulfport PD Provides Halloween Safety Tips at Local Church
Halloween can be one of the most fun times of the year for kids to dress up as some of their favorite characters and collect pillowcases full of candy, but it can also be one of the most dangerous. Video Video
Two Teenagers Arrested for Murder of Lamont Hayes
Gulfport Police has two suspects in custody for the July 22nd murder of Lamont Hayes. Video Video
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