Prevention

Preventing hot car deaths

In 2019, a staggering number of children died of vehicular heatstroke. The Biloxi Fire Department tells News 25 that it only takes ten minutes for a car to become dangerously hot for children. They also say that cracking the windows…

Home fire prevention

House fires are an issue year round, but experts say they become more prevalent as the temperature drops. Attempting to knock the winter edge off is a task all are faced with, but for some it can be deadly. “Heating…

Safety tips to prevent leaving kids in cars

With the first child to die in a hot car in Mississippi in 2019 over the weekend, the Biloxi Police Department shares safety tips to prevent this unfortunate circumstance in the future. According to Biloxi police, most of the time…

Preventing credit card fraud

A rising trend in credit card fraud in Harrison County could become a cause for concern. This could be partially because of the busy holiday shopping season. That’s when many are swiping left and right and the people who prefer…

Dropout Prevention Career and Alumni Day

News 25's Katarina Luketich interviews Heather Goings about the the possible career choices for students and the Dropout Prevention Career and Alumni Day, February 9th, 2017.

Crime Prevention Workshop Tonight in Moss Point

A crime prevention and awareness workshop is happening tonight in Moss Point. The workshop will be presented by Commander Stacey Dean and Detective Jennifer Rollins of the Moss Point Police Department. The workshop is intended to be an introduction to…

April: Child Abuse Prevention Month

News 25's Katarina Luketich interviews Debra Foster and Roy Kitchell about the CASA' s Blue Ribbon event for Child Abuse Prevention Month. More information please visit casaharrisoncounty.org or call 228-865-7078.