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…

Drug Bust

September 15, 2016 On the evening of September 12, 2016, a patrol deputy made an arrest of an individual that had information about ongoing crimes. After that subject was interviewed by the Special Operations Group and additional information was gathered, a search warrant was prepared by Investigators. On September 13, 2016, a search warrant was…

Navy Week! September 11-14, 2016

Navy Week! September 11-14, 2016 All Events are Free and Open to the Public MEDIA KIT

Law Enforcement Liaison Meeting… Hands Across The Border 2016

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign 2016!! “Hands Across the Border” is a national campaign against impaired driving.The goal is to develop a strong law enforcement presence around the borders between states. Connecting surrounding agencies to unite in effort to prevent crime and give aid to those in need. MEDIA KIT

Attention! Please Help!

ATTENTION!!!   Sheriff Patten has a SPECIAL REQUEST: If possible, please turn to Channel 12 (WJTV) TONIGHT (August 24, 2016) at 5pm, 6pm, or 10pm to see a "SPECIAL SEGMENT" concerning a murder case, New Year's Day 2016, in Adams County). We are reaching out to the public in hopes that you may have, or know…