officer involved shooting

No leads in Harrison County officer shooting

It’s been a week since a Harrison County deputy was shot and the case remains unsolved. In an effort to bring transparency to the investigation, Sheriff Troy Peterson says multiple agencies, including the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation and the Biloxi…

Harrison County deputy shot, suspects still on the loose

Investigators seek the public’s help in locating a man wanted for shooting a Harrison County deputy on Friday. Authorities have spent the past several days piecing together evidence and following leads from the community. The deputy was sitting inside of…

Importance of bullet proof vests

Law enforcement officers encounter dangerous individuals in the line of duty almost daily so taking the proper safety precautions is a matter of life and death. News 25 caught up with a former Air Force instructor about the importance of…

Officer shot in north Harrison County

A Harrison County deputy is recovering after being shot in north Harrison County just before noon today. The officer was parked in his patrol car near the intersection of Highway 605 and Highway 67 when a man walked up and…

Officer involved shooting in Harrison County

A Harrison County Sheriff’s Department deputy has been shot and injured, but his injuries do not appear to be life threatening. It happened after 11 am today about a quarter mile south of the intersection at Highway 605 and Highway…

Officer shoots and kills driver in Petal

According to the Forrest County coroner, one person is dead after a police officer shot him during a traffic stop this morning. A Petal police officer was responding to a traffic accident when there was some sort of altercation between…

Officer Involved Shooting in Vancleave

A man is in the intensive care unit at Ocean Springs Hospital after being shot by Jackson County deputies last night. Deputies responded to a call of an armed man on Sugar Gate Drive shortly after 11 p.m. and were…

President Obama Talks Officer Involved Shootings

A post on President Obama’s Facebook page says we’ve seen tragedies like the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile too many times. The post, which appeared shortly after noon today, says, “All Americans should be deeply troubled by the…

A Mother Searches for Answers

Two Jackson County sheriff’s deputies are on administrative leave and one 23-year-old man is dead following an officer involved shooting in St. Martin this morning. News 25’s Kristen Durand was on the scene today as the mother of the man…

Man Identified in Shooting

Officials have identified the man who was shot and killed by Biloxi police officers Thursday night on Popp’s Ferry Bridge. Witnesses tell News 25 Biloxi resident Wesley Sheppard was seen waving a gun around at the top of the bridge.…

Officer-Involved Shooting in Gautier

One man is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Gautier on Tuesday night. Police were responding to a domestic violence report in which a woman made a call for help from inside a residence on Home of Grace Road right…