Gang-Related Legislation by State
(Laws Updated Through July 2020)

Mississippi

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Subjects for this jurisdiction:
Accomplice Liability
Carjacking
Civil and Administrative Actions
Correctional Facilities and Jails
Data Reporting and Sharing
Definition of Gang
Definition of Gang Member
Definition Related to Gang Criminality
Drive-By Shooting
Forfeiture
Funding
Juveniles
Nuisance
Participation
Penalties (including Sentencing Enhancement), Fines, and Damages
Prevention, Reduction, and Suppression
Probation, Parole, and Release
Prosecution
Racketeering, Money Laundering, Criminal Enterprise, and Criminal Profiteering
Schools and Education
Training and Technical Assistance
Weapons
Witnesses and Victims

Accomplice Liability (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. §§ 97-3-54 to 97-3-54-9. Human Trafficking Act.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-1-1. Conspiracy.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-1-3. Accessories before the fact.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-54.3. Human Trafficking Act; aiding, abetting, or conspiring to violate human trafficking provisions.

Carjacking (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 47-7-3. Parole of prisoners; conditions for eligibility; determination of tentative hearing date.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-2. Crimes of violence defined.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-113. Mississippi Carjacking Act; Short Title.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-115. Carjacking Act definitions.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-117. Mississippi Carjacking Act; what constitutes offense of carjacking; attempted carjacking; armed carjacking; penalty.

Miss. Code Ann. § 99-19-71. Expungement of conviction; eligible offenses; notice; procedure; order; effect; expungement of arrest record.

Miss. Code Ann. § 99-19-401. Enhanced penalty; offenses subject to enhancement of penalty; applicable crimes during which instrumentalities were initially obtained.

Civil and Administrative Actions (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. §§ 97-3-54 to 97-3-54-9. Human Trafficking Act.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-1. Short title. [Mississippi Streetgang Act]

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-3. Definitions. [Mississippi Street Gang Act]

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-5. Cause of action.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-7. Filing of complaint.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-9. Venue.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-11. Service of process.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-13. Damages.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-15. Injunction, abatement, damages, or other remedies for unlawful use of private building by criminal street gang.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-17. Forfeiture of firearms, ammunition, and dangerous weapons used by criminal street gangs; disposition of property seized; procedure.

Correctional Facilities and Jails (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 47-5-2. Corrections Investigative Taskforce created.

Data Reporting and Sharing (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. §§ 97-3-54 to 97-3-54-9. Human Trafficking Act.

Miss. Code Ann. § 47-5-2. Corrections Investigative Taskforce created.

Miss. Code Ann. § 83-39-3. Individual license required; funding of agency expenses; deposit of monies into State General Fund.

Miss. Code Ann. § 99-19-71. Expungement of conviction; eligible offenses; notice; procedure; order; effect; expungement of arrest record.

Definition of Gang (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-3. Definitions. [Mississippi Street Gang Act]

Definition of Gang Member (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-3. Definitions. [Mississippi Street Gang Act]

Definition Related to Gang Criminality (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-1. Short title. [Mississippi Streetgang Act]

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-3. Definitions. [Mississippi Street Gang Act]

Drive-By Shooting (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 47-5-138.1. Trusties authorized to accumulate additional earned time; certain offenders in trusty status ineligible for time allowance.

Miss. Code Ann. § 47-7-3. Parole of prisoners; conditions for eligibility; determination of tentative hearing date.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-1-5. Accessories after the fact; punishment.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-2. Crimes of violence defined.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-109. Drive-by shooting; drive-by bombing.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-110. Seizure and forfeiture of firearms unlawfully possessed by juveniles and of motor vehicles used in drive-by shootings or bombings.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-111. Forfeiture of vehicles used in drive-by shootings or bombings.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-37-29. Shooting into dwelling house.

Forfeiture (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. §§ 97-3-54 to 97-3-54-9. Human Trafficking Act.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-110. Seizure and forfeiture of firearms unlawfully possessed by juveniles and of motor vehicles used in drive-by shootings or bombings.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-111. Forfeiture of vehicles used in drive-by shootings or bombings.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-1. Short title. [Mississippi Streetgang Act]

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-3. Definitions. [Mississippi Street Gang Act]

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-17. Forfeiture of firearms, ammunition, and dangerous weapons used by criminal street gangs; disposition of property seized; procedure.

Funding (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. §§ 97-3-54 to 97-3-54-9. Human Trafficking Act.

Miss. Code Ann. § 37-3-82. Mississippi Community Oriented Policing Services in Schools Grant Program established; purpose; use of funds.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-17. Forfeiture of firearms, ammunition, and dangerous weapons used by criminal street gangs; disposition of property seized; procedure.

Juveniles (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 37-3-82. Mississippi Community Oriented Policing Services in Schools Grant Program established; purpose; use of funds.

Miss. Code Ann. § 37-11-55. Code of student conduct.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-110. Seizure and forfeiture of firearms unlawfully possessed by juveniles and of motor vehicles used in drive-by shootings or bombings.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-111. Forfeiture of vehicles used in drive-by shootings or bombings.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-19. Penalty for criminal street gang activity.

Miss. Code Ann. § 99-19-71. Expungement of conviction; eligible offenses; notice; procedure; order; effect; expungement of arrest record.

Nuisance (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-15. Injunction, abatement, damages, or other remedies for unlawful use of private building by criminal street gang.

Participation (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-19. Penalty for criminal street gang activity.

Penalties (including Sentencing Enhancement), Fines, and Damages (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. §§ 97-3-54 to 97-3-54-9. Human Trafficking Act.

Miss. Code Ann. § 47-7-3. Parole of prisoners; conditions for eligibility; determination of tentative hearing date.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-1-1. Conspiracy.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-1-3. Accessories before the fact.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-1-5. Accessories after the fact; punishment.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-2. Crimes of violence defined.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-1. Short title. [Mississippi Streetgang Act]

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-3. Definitions. [Mississippi Street Gang Act]

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-19. Penalty for criminal street gang activity.

Miss. Code Ann. § 99-19-401. Enhanced penalty; offenses subject to enhancement of penalty; applicable crimes during which instrumentalities were initially obtained.

Prevention, Reduction, and Suppression (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 37-3-82. Mississippi Community Oriented Policing Services in Schools Grant Program established; purpose; use of funds.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-1. Short title. [Mississippi Streetgang Act]

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-3. Definitions. [Mississippi Street Gang Act]

Probation, Parole, and Release (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 47-5-138.1. Trusties authorized to accumulate additional earned time; certain offenders in trusty status ineligible for time allowance.

Miss. Code Ann. § 47-7-3. Parole of prisoners; conditions for eligibility; determination of tentative hearing date.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-2. Crimes of violence defined.

Prosecution (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. §§ 97-3-54 to 97-3-54-9. Human Trafficking Act.

Miss. Code Ann. § 47-5-138.1. Trusties authorized to accumulate additional earned time; certain offenders in trusty status ineligible for time allowance.

Miss. Code Ann. § 47-7-3. Parole of prisoners; conditions for eligibility; determination of tentative hearing date.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-1-1. Conspiracy.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-1-3. Accessories before the fact.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-1-5. Accessories after the fact; punishment.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-2. Crimes of violence defined.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-54.3. Human Trafficking Act; aiding, abetting, or conspiring to violate human trafficking provisions.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-109. Drive-by shooting; drive-by bombing.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-110. Seizure and forfeiture of firearms unlawfully possessed by juveniles and of motor vehicles used in drive-by shootings or bombings.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-111. Forfeiture of vehicles used in drive-by shootings or bombings.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-113. Mississippi Carjacking Act; Short Title.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-115. Carjacking Act definitions.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-117. Mississippi Carjacking Act; what constitutes offense of carjacking; attempted carjacking; armed carjacking; penalty.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-37-29. Shooting into dwelling house.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-1. Short title. [Mississippi Streetgang Act]

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-3. Definitions. [Mississippi Street Gang Act]

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-19. Penalty for criminal street gang activity.

Miss. Code Ann. § 99-19-71. Expungement of conviction; eligible offenses; notice; procedure; order; effect; expungement of arrest record.

Miss. Code Ann. § 99-19-401. Enhanced penalty; offenses subject to enhancement of penalty; applicable crimes during which instrumentalities were initially obtained.

Racketeering, Money Laundering, Criminal Enterprise, and Criminal Profiteering (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 83-39-3. Individual license required; funding of agency expenses; deposit of monies into State General Fund.

Schools and Education (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 37-3-82. Mississippi Community Oriented Policing Services in Schools Grant Program established; purpose; use of funds.

Miss. Code Ann. § 37-11-55. Code of student conduct.

Training and Technical Assistance (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 37-3-82. Mississippi Community Oriented Policing Services in Schools Grant Program established; purpose; use of funds.

Weapons (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. § 47-7-3. Parole of prisoners; conditions for eligibility; determination of tentative hearing date.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-1-5. Accessories after the fact; punishment.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-2. Crimes of violence defined.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-109. Drive-by shooting; drive-by bombing.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-110. Seizure and forfeiture of firearms unlawfully possessed by juveniles and of motor vehicles used in drive-by shootings or bombings.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-111. Forfeiture of vehicles used in drive-by shootings or bombings.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-3-117. Mississippi Carjacking Act; what constitutes offense of carjacking; attempted carjacking; armed carjacking; penalty.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-37-29. Shooting into dwelling house.

Miss. Code Ann. § 97-44-17. Forfeiture of firearms, ammunition, and dangerous weapons used by criminal street gangs; disposition of property seized; procedure.

Witnesses and Victims (view all jurisdictions for this subject)

Miss. Code Ann. §§ 97-3-54 to 97-3-54-9. Human Trafficking Act.


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