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Tucker Announces Community Group

Madison County Sheriff Randy Tucker announced today that he has appointed the following to the Sheriff’s Department Community Advisory Group.  The group represents every city and town in Madison County. Tucker stated, “These are outstanding members that will work tirelessly with the Sheriff’s Department to make sure our commu [...]

Flora shootout, high-speed chase ends in Yazoo County

YAZOO COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) - A close call for law enforcement in two counties Monday; a shooting and high-speed chase ended with two suspects in custody and one injured. The pursuit on Highway 49 ended in Yazoo County, more than 20 miles from where it began. "My office received a report of a possible burglary in progress on Child [...]

Madison County Sheriff's Department July 4th Holiday Weekend

DUI - 17 DUI Child Endangerment - 1 Seatbelt - 8 Child Restraint - 12 DWLS - 16 NoDL - 3 Expired DL - 3 Failure to Produce DL - 1 No Insurance - 101 Speeding - 2 Reckless / Careless - 3 Failure to Yield - 1 Improper Equipment - 4 Expired Tag - 19 No Tag-1 Switched Tag - 1 Littering - 1 Disregard for Traffic Device - 8 Felon [...]

Man Busted for Ecstasy, 10 Pounds of Pot in Madison County

MADISON COUNTY, Miss. - Madison County authorities arrested a man for having possession of 10 pounds of marijuana and 125 doses of ecstasy. Sheriff Randy Tucker said the drugs are valued at more than $8,300. Officials say Fred Carvin Jr. has been released from jail on a $10,000 bond. He is charged with possession of marijuana and ecstasy with inte [...]

FBI Offers $20,000 Reward in Missing Girl’s Case

The FBI is now offering a reward of up to $20,000 for information regarding the whereabouts of two-year-old Myra Lewis. Myra was reported missing by her family on Saturday, March 1, 2014. According to family members, she was last seen between 10:30 and 11:00 a.m., playing with her sister outside her home on Mt. Pilgrim Road in Camden, Mississippi. [...]

November Round-Up Leads to Several Arrests of Drug Dealers

Madison County Sheriff Randy Tucker announced today there were several drug arrests made recently.   Sheriff Tucker stated, “Drugs are the number one problem facing our society today and we will work day and night to remove them from our neighborhoods and streets.  Drugs lead to other crimes, so arresting drug dealers like thes [...]

Victim Killed with Machete in Madison County

MADISON COUNTY, MS (WJTV)- A Canton man is killed with a machete. Now, authorities have a suspect in custody in the gruesome murder. Madison County Sheriff Randy Tucker says the killing happened Friday around 4:00 in the afternoon at the Westside Mobile Home Park in the City of Canton. Sheriff Tucker tells us the victim was nearly decapitated [...]

Six Students Graduate from the 2013 Explorer Program

Madison County Sheriff Randy Tucker announced today there were six students who graduated from the Madison County Sheriff’s Department Explorer Class of 2013. The Explorer program, a branch of the Boy Scouts of America, allows youth to see firsthand how law enforcement works. The program grooms future law enforcement officers by combining [...]