Entries in police (4)


MHP Troopers Team with Highly-trained Dogs to Fight Crime in Mississippi

Produced by Jim Albritton | Troopers on the Mississippi Highway Patrol's K-9 Team work side-by-side highly trained dogs to fight crime. Their canine partners detect drugs and explosives, track discarded weapons and use their speed and powerful jaws to apprehend fleeing suspects. 


Minute Mardi Gras | Fat Tuesday in the French Quarter 2012

Produced by Jim Albritton | The NOPD officially ends the Mardi Gras season in New Orleans at midnight on Fat Tuesday as fire trucks, patrol cars and mounted police clear revelers from the streets of the French Quarter.


Cops in Sprint Cars | Cajun Sprinters 

Produced by Jim Albritton | Three friends--law enforcement officers in a rural Mississippi county--watch out for each other on the job, but on the track, they compete to win. Together they race sprint cars--part of the Cajun Sprinters Association--in several gulf states. For more information, go to http://cajunsprintersassociation.org .

Newsocracy Raw | Pike County Speedway


Produced by Jim Albritton | Raw video of the Pike County Speedway near McComb, Mississippi. Some of this footage can also be seen in our Cops in Sprint Cars story.


Batson Law Enforcement Run

Produced by Jim Albritton | Graduates of the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy--now serving in various state and local law enforcement agencies--participated in a symbolic one-mile run from Millsaps College to the Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children on the University of Mississippi Medical Center Campus. The run is intended to show support for the patients and staff at Mississippi's only children's hospital. Runners made donations and presented more than $1,000 to Dr. Bev Evans, Chairman of Pediatrics, at UMMC.