Lafayette man arrested for distribution of child pornography

A Lafayette man is in jail today for charges relating to the distribution of child pornography following an investigation by Detectives with Louisiana State Police.

EBRSO looking for man using fake American Express card

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for a man that was seen using counterfeit credit cards to make purchases at the Toys-R-Us located on North Mall Drive on January 8, 2014 at approximately 1:00 p.m.

EBR deputies looking for woman using stolen credit card

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for a woman seen using a stolen credit card to purchase gift cards from The Mall of Louisiana on December 15, 2013 at approximately 5:30 p.m.

2 more child pornography arrests in Lafayette area

In addition to a story we reported earlier, 2 more men have been arrested for child pornography in the Lafayette area.

BR police seek Winn Dixie wallet thief

Baton Rouge Police are investigating the theft of a wallet that occurred at the Winn Dixie on 6800 Greenwell Springs Rd, on January 9, 2014.

Over 70 arrests, $37M in products recovered in national effort to combat counterfeit sports merchandise

Federal officials announced Thursday the final record-breaking results of Operation Team Player, the nationwide law enforcement effort aimed at combatting counterfeit sports merchandise.

BR police investigate armed robbery of Real Deal on Plank Rd

Baton Rouge Police are investigating the armed robbery of Real Deal that occurred at 5174 Plank Road on Wednesday around 7:20 p.m.

BRPD arrests suspect for Tuesday shooting at Spanish Arms Apartments

UPDATE: 2/13/14: Baton Rouge Police arrested Jamal Variste, 18, of Baton Rouge, in connection with the shooting death of Devonta Jenks.

BRPD investigates Sugar Belle robbery on Plank Rd

Baton Rouge detectives are investigating the armed robbery of Sugar Belle at 5151 Plank Rd, which occurred around 10:55 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Thibodaux police find couple with counterfeit printing material

Thibodaux police arrested two people after an anonymous tipster alerted the department that one of them tried to use counterfeit money.

Jury reaches verdict for former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was found guilty of federal corruption charges Wednesday after a two-week trial.

Opelousas man allegedly molests 5-year-old

A 50-year-old Opelousas man, Joseph Jenkins, was arrested on Tuesday, February 11 for allegedly molesting a five-year-old.

Baker man faces several charges after hit and run injures 2

Baker police arrested Jamar Jackson, of Baker, after his involvement in a hit and run on South Magnolia Tuesday night around 6:00 p.m.

Livingston police arrest prominent businessman Shannon Mack

Prominent businessman Shannon Mack has been charged with possession of drugs. Police say he was caught buying oxycodone pills from a confidential source and was arrested late last month. He bonded out the same day.