There is currently no major emergency on campus.


If there were an emergency, this website would be updated frequently with instructions and information about the incident, campus services and resources available to the Coahoma community. Information is also will be made available via Coahoma Connections.

In an emergency that requires immediate help from police, fire fighters or medical technicians, call 911. You can also text “CCCTip” followed by your message to 67283 to report an emergency, crime or suspicious activity.

All members of the Coahoma community should take steps to ensure their own safety and the safety of others in an emergency. Know your role in an emergency and update your contact information with the college.

If you or a friend needs assistance with a personal issue, seek help. Students, employees, and faculty can call Counseling Service at  rsanford@coahomacc.edu or (662) 621-4858.

The Department of Safety can be contacted in all cases of emergencies at (662) 621-4175 (office) and after hours (662) 645-1837. The department is located in the Dickerson-Johnson Library (1st floor). Officers are on duty 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Important Numbers

CCC Department of Safety
(662) 621-4175
(662) 621-1837 - after hours

Coahoma Sheriff's Office
(662) 624-2411

Clarksdale Police Office
(662) 621-8151

Local Fire Department
(662) 627-8484

(601) 933-6362