Sheriff Johnson visited with Parkway Elementary and spoke to the 2nd grade regarding Community Helpers.
Lee County Sheriff's Department News
August 13, 2011
The Lee County Sheriff’s Department provided fingerprinting for Guntown First Baptist Church’s Back To School Event Saturday.
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.
June 9, 2011
Harrisburg Baptist Church provided lunch for the employees as one of the many 72 Hours of Service Ministry events.
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.
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. […]
April 9, 2011
Today deputies fingerprinted youngsters as part of Belk”s Kid”s Day. Free ink ID cards were made, along with the store”s other events such as facepainting, fashion show, balloons, snacks and other fun things for kids! There were even visits with the Easter Bunny and a teddy bear!
March 14, 2011
[Lee County, MS] ├ On April 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Lee County Sheriff’s Department in partnership with D.A.R.E. America and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring […]
January 27, 2011
Around 200 Girl Scouts recently learned the inner workings of the judicial system in Lee County. The girls heard from several speakers, including our own, Investigator Donna Franks. To learn more about To learn more about Girl Scouts, visit www.girlscoutshs.org
January 21, 2011
Sheriff Johnson was recently selected to participate in this 1st Annual event, where he was partnered with Hunter, a local 4-H student, and his goat. The event was held at the Lee County Agri-Center.
January 12, 2011
We will provide free firearm safety kits to interested Lee County residents through a partnership with Project ChildSafe, the nationwide safety education program. The safety kits, which include gun locks, will be available at the sheriff”s department during normal business hours. (M-F 8am – 5pm) They should arrive within one week to our department. Feel […]
October 26, 2010
Stuffed animals were donated to the Lee Co. Sheriff”s Dept. from Daughters of the American Revolution to pass out when needed for cases or calls that involve children.
October 24, 2010
The original (restored) Guntown Jail (calaboose) is located at Guntown City Park. Sheriff Johnson, Guntown Mayor Robert Herring, Guntown City Council, and Guntown Police Chief Michael Hall are pictured here at the recent dedication ceremony.
October 9, 2010
The Pilot Club of Tupelo hosted its first Brain Power Walk at Fairpark. The Brain Walk featured a quarter-mile walk, brain-related informational displays and children”s activities. (photo taken from Lee County Neighbors section NEMSDJ/Bobby Pepper)