law enforcement

How to Better Interact with Police Event

Gulfport police say in order to keep the peace in our community, it’s important to know how to interact with law enforcement. An event put on at a local church is the first of many centered on better communication with…

Paint the Coast Blue Week

If you’ve driven around South Mississippi this week, you may have noticed a little more blue than usual. It’s Paint the Coast Blue Week. The Mississippi Gulf Coast Blue Team has been asking residents and businesses to display something blue…

LEAD Event this Saturday

This weekend, a group of Coast residents are asking everyone to come together and honor those who put their lives on the line for us every day. Law Enforcement Appreciation Day will take place tomorrow at the Jackson County Civic…

Blue, Red and First Responders Day

Blue, red and first responders serve in Hancock County every day. Today, it was their turn to be served. Police officers, fire fighters and first responders had the chance to eat for free at the community center in Bay St.…

All about that Blue at Salon Infuse

Another hair salon on the Coast is pampering police officers today as well. Salon Infuse is hosting the first ever All About That Blue Day. Local law enforcement officers get to enjoy a free haircut and free food provided by…

Unity Walk Aims for Togetherness

One coastal radio station takes action to unite the Gulf Coast community and law enforcement. News 25’s Kendra Turley gives us a look inside this afternoon’s unity rally in Gulfport. President of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Blue Team Kristen Alan…

Free Lunch for Police Officers at Rouses Market

Some lucky law enforcement officers were able to feel and taste the love this afternoon. Rouses Market served free lunches to any police officers that stopped at one of their 64 locations today between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Donny…

Remember Rally Stops in Biloxi

Two men, two motorcycles, 19 states, 6,000 miles and one good cause. It’s called the Remember Rally and today's stop in Biloxi to honor our first responders is sure to be a day no one will forget. News 25’s Kristen…

Silent Encounter Sparks Movement

Sometimes silence speaks when words can’t. One quiet message shared between a police officer and woman is inspiring a movement in Hancock County. News 25’s Gina Tomlinson caught up with the woman who started it all and shares the details.…

Law Enforcement Breakfast

News 25's Laurene Callander interviews Scott Mcleod about the Law Enforcement Breakfast at Cracker Barrel in Moss Point starting at 7:30 am 7/20/2016.   [mappress mapid="3151"]

Law and Justice Day in Pascagoula

Ever wonder what law enforcement officers go through on a daily basis? Today, Jackson County residents found out. Leadership Jackson County brought their students to the Pascagoula Police Range for a meet and greet with officers. They were shown different…

Free Meals for Law Enforcement

Coffee shops and chambers of commerce aren’t the only ones showing their appreciation to local law enforcement. Today, multiple restaurants on the Coast are offering special deals for the men and women chosen to protect and serve. Every Shaggy’s location…

Eight New Police Officers Start Training

While prayers are going up for our law enforcement officers, eight people are being trained for and by the Biloxi Police Department. An elite group with diverse backgrounds, News 25’s Gina Tomlinson takes us to their first day of training…

Vigil Honoring Dallas Police Officers

Law enforcement agencies across the country pulled together to pray and mourn the loss of officers who tragically lost their lives during a late night shooting in downtown Dallas on Thursday. News 25’s Kendra Turley takes us to Jackson County…

Vigil Honoring Dallas Police Officers

Law enforcement agencies across the country are pulling together to pray and mourn the loss of officers. The officers tragically lost their lives during a late night shooting in downtown Dallas on Thursday night. News 25’s Kendra Turley is in…

How to Handle Traffic Stops

As cellphone video continues to emerge from two separate and fatal police-involved shootings, News 25’s Hank Davis spoke with local police officers about what it takes to keep a traffic stop from escalating into a tense situation. Two situations gone…

Lack of Law Enforcement Legislation

While many laws will go into effect today, it is the ones not going into law that are on the mind of one Mississippi leader. Many pieces of legislation made their way through both chambers to eventually pass, but Mississippi…

Law Enforcement Conference

Imagine trying to weave through large crowds on a motorcycle and not make one mistake. This is the pressure motor officers constantly feel, which is why these obstacle courses are set up in D’Iberville. The week long law enforcement conference…

Law Enforcement Appreciation Breakfast

They put their lives on the line for us every day and this morning Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers honored local, state, and federal officers from the six coastal counties. Over 400 officers enjoyed hot coffee and breakfast at the I-P…

Mississippi Crime Stoppers Convention

There’s no such thing as being too prepared when it comes to our law enforcement officers. For the past three days, agencies from all over the state have been at the IP Casino for the Mississippi State Crime Stoppers Convention.…