Saturday, April 29, 2017

Vicksburg Police Department


The Mission of the Vicksburg Police Department is to serve all people within our jurisdiction with respect, fairness, compassion, and integrity. We are committed to the prevention of crime and the protection of life and property; the preservation of peace, order and safety; the enforcement of laws and ordinances; and the safeguarding of constitutional guarantees. With community service as our foundation, we are driven by goals to enhance the quality of life, investigating problems and incidents, seeking and finding solutions to create a sense of security in our community and in the individual. We nurture public trust by holding ourselves to the highest standards of performance and ethics.

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PD News & Announcements

Three City Employees Honored by Vicksburg Homecoming Benevolence Club

HonoreesThe Vicksburg Homecoming Benevolence Club recently honored three City employees. Officer Eric Paymon of the Vicksburg Police Department was honored as Officer of the Year. Firefighter Derrick Holt was honored as Firefighter of the Year and Mrs Alberta Wheeler was honored for "Excellent Customer Service".

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VPD Recognized by the State of Mississippi

vpdbadge smallCongratulations to the Vicksburg Police Department. Because of their efforts to complete the Law Enforcement Accreditation Program, recognition was given by the State of Mississippi with the House Concurrent Resolution No. 126. Kudos to Vicksburg Police Department for their continued dedication to the City of Vicksburg.

One of Vicksburg's Top Officers is Behind the Badge Honoree

PaymonCongratulations Officer Eric L. Paymon, Sr. for being featured as a Behind the Badge Honoree by Mississippi Secretary of State, Delbert Hosemann.

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Vicksburg Police Department Press Release

escapee min On Wednesday morning, March 2, 2016, just before 6:00 a.m., Rafael Arnez McCloud, 34 years of age, escaped from the Warren County Jail. McCloud is 5’6 tall and weighs approximately 165 pounds. McCloud was charged in the rape and capital murder of Mrs. Sharen Wilson which occurred on June 28, 2015.

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Vicksburg Police Department Receives Re-accreditation

accreditation 2016 min On February 17, 2016, Chief Walter Armstrong received the Vicksburg Police Department’s first re-accreditation certificate from Lauderdale County Sheriff Billy Sollie, the Chairman of the Mississippi Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission. This marked the culmination of three years of work by members of the agency, both sworn and civilian.

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South Ward Alderman News

Alderman Willis Thompson Receives Recognition from the Mississippi Municipal League

Vicksburg, Mississippi, 7/1/16 

Willis Thompson, of the city of Vicksburg, has graduated from the Basic Level of the Certified Municipal official (CMO) program sponsored by the Mississippi Municipal League (MML). Under this program, local elected officials complete training and activities directly related to understanding and improving the management of local municipal issues. 

Alderman Thompson received the Basic CMO certification, which is earned by accumulating a minimum of 60 hours of training presented by the MML. The program is designed to take about two years to complete. 

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Housing News & Announcements

What Can Be Better?!?

Quinton and Barbara Harris

What can be better than the pride you feel when unlocking the door to your own home. You have proven to yourself that you can achieve monumental goals and can give your family the security it needs to move forward in life. Quinton and Barbara Harris were participants in

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Local Shelter Receives Much Needed Donation

Lifting Lives Family shelter, located at the intersection of U.S. 80 and Mississippi 20, were blessed to have an Illinois group visit Vicksburg and work alongside local volunteers to make renovations to an old motel that will now help families in crisis.

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Police Contact Info

con_tel Phone: 601-636-2511
con_tel Fax: 601-634-4505
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Vicksburg Police Department
820 Veto Street
Vicksburg, Mississippi

con_addressMailing Address:
Vicksburg Police Department
PO Box 150
Vicksburg, MS 39181

Office Hours: M-F 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

For Emergencies: dial 911

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