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Lee County Sheriff's Department News

Patriotic Employer Award

October 21, 2011

The Patriotic Employer Award was presented today from the Employer Support Group of Guard and Reserve Force for contributing to the National Security and protecting livert and freedom by supporting employee participation in American National Guard and Reserve Force. Pictured L to R: Chief Deputy John Hall, Deputy Kerry Reddick, Sheriff Jim H Johnson, and […]

The Crazy Readers Book Club

October 10, 2011

The Crazy Readers Book Club at Lawhon Elementary School in Tupelo was discussing a book on the electoral process. They invited Sheriff Johnson to speak on how elections work.

Saltillo Primary School Kindergarten came by today to visit and talk about community helpers.

September 13, 2011

Pictured with the students on the left with Sheriff Johnson are the Kindergarten teachers and Deputy AJ Dillard.    

Deputies interacted with students at the Touch A Truck event hosted by the Tupelo Park and Recreation.

September 10, 2011

The annual event was held at Ballard Park. Students got a first hand look at vehicles and machinery used in various occupations.

Sheriff Johnson visited with Parkway Elementary

August 18, 2011

Sheriff Johnson visited with Parkway Elementary and spoke to the 2nd grade regarding Community Helpers.

Guntown Figerprinting First Baptist VBS

August 13, 2011

The Lee County Sheriff’s Department provided fingerprinting for Guntown First Baptist Church’s Back To School Event Saturday.

Blanket Drive First Baptist VBS

July 25, 2011

The mission project for First Baptist Church, Baldwyn Vacation Bible School was to provide 120 blankets for area children served by the Lee County Sheriffs Department.

HBC Lunch – 72 Hours of Service Ministry

June 9, 2011

Harrisburg Baptist Church provided lunch for the employees as one of the many 72 Hours of Service Ministry events.

DEA “Take Back” Initiative

April 30, 2011

Deputies collected 25 lbs of OTC/RX today that were unused and/or expired.


April 16, 2011

Pictured above is Carolyn Jones, Wal-Mart, issuing a donation to Chief Deputy John Hall for the Sheriff’s Dept.

Sheriff Gets “Dunked” To Help Raise Funds For TCPS

April 9, 2011

  Today Sheriff Johnson sat in the dunking booth for Tupelo Christian Preparatory School to help raise funds. This event was held in conjunction with the Up, Up, and Away Hot Air Balloon Festival/Azaela Festival at Veteran”s Park. As seen below, Sheriff Johnson encountered many with good aim that sent him splashing into the water. […]