Armed Robbery

PRESS RELEASE October 6, 2016 On Friday morning (October 7, 2016) at approximately 3:15 am, ACSO received a 911 call from an assault. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with the victim, Henry Washington, who said he was walking back home from the convenience store when his cousins, Ronny Griffin, Jr., Jermetrice Griffin, and Trevonte Donald stopped…

Press Release: October 7, 2016

10-07-16 Armed Robbery

Adams County Sheriff’s Office Updates Text Alert System on Website

The Adams County Sheriff’s Office will upgrade its text message alert notification feature on October 3rd to supplement an upgrade completed earlier this summer. The upgraded text alert system will feature a short URL in the message body, instead of a full URL. The messages will continue to come from 96167 or 470-219-3777. Below is…

Stolen Vehicle Recovered

PRESS RELEASE September 30, 2016 On Sunday, September 25, 2016 a patrol deputye noticed a car at the red light that matched the description of a suspect vehicle involved in a shoplifting at Peddlers Pawn Shop. After checking the license plate through Dispatch, the 2015 silver Honda Civic had been reported stolen from East Baton…

Drug Bust

PRESS RELEASE September 29, 2016 On the afternoon of September 29, 2016, a joint investigation with Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics and the Adams County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Group resulted in the seizure of approximately 2 pounds of medical grade marijuana with a street value of approximately $40,000. Henry Jefferson, Jr. of Ferriday, LA was…

4-Wheeler Recovered

PRESS RELEASE September 29, 2016 On September 26, 2016, a Honda Rancher four-wheeler reported stolen in Adams County was recovered in Gulfport, MS. Randall Derrick Williams of Hattiesburg was arrested by Gulfport Police Department and charged with Possession of Stolen Property for the four-wheeler. ATV theft is at an all-time high and with hunting season…

New tip411Mobile App

ADAMS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Launch New tip411Mobile App for Customized Crime-Fighting Innovative new AdamsCo Sheriff tip411Mobile app helps better connect police with the public Adams County (Natchez), MS, September 23, 2016 -- The Adams County Sheriff’s Office is increasing its crime-fighting arsenal with a new app to help residents connect with the department to find…

Funeral Arraignments for Mrs. Cynthia Barfield (Sheriff Patten’s Mom)

Funeral Services for Mrs. Cynthia Barfield (Sheriff Patten's Mom)   Location: New Hope Missionary Baptist Church 418 Morgantown Road, Natchez, MS When: Saturday, October 1, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m.

Bobby Butler

Press Release September 21, 2016   On Wednesday afternoon (September 21, 2016) Adams County Sheriff’s Office investigators arrested Valencia Brown, Shaunn Lawrence and Jordan White on a charge of Accessory After the Fact to Murder in connection to the murder of Bobby Butler. Butler was found unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the head on…

Press Release: September 20, 2016

09-20-16 Barr & Hazlip