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Keeping You Safe Hotline draws more than 140 calls

More than 140 people called the hotline on Thursday. (Image Source: WLOX) More than 140 people called the hotline on Thursday. (Image Source: WLOX)
SOUTH MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) -

Thursday on WLOX News Now, a group of law enforcement men and women from across South Mississippi manned the WLOX Keeping You Safe Hotline.

More than 140 people may called in with concerns about neighborhood crime, questions about safety or to talk anonymously to law enforcement. 

Some called simply to say thank you to the officers who help keep the Coast safe.

Residents may contact Crime Stoppers at 877-787-5898 at any time to anonymously report crime tips. 

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