CrimeTracker

Mother of murdered teen turns to community for help

The mother of a teen gunned down on St. Joseph Street in Baton Rouge is asking for assistance.

EBRSO looking for KFC burglary suspect

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for a suspect involved in the burglary of KFC on Bluebonnet. The incident happened on Friday, Jan. 10 around 1:48 a.m.

Suspects arrested for drive-by shooting in Thibodaux

Thibodaux Chief of Police Scott Silverii reported the arrest of two men in connection with a drive-by shooting that happened on Monday. The incident happened near Eagle Drive and Plantation Road in Thibodaux.

Bond set for Baton Rouge home invasion, sexual battery suspect Vorris Mouton

Bail has been set for the man police believe to be responsible for at least one of this month’s home invasions and sexual assaults.

Off duty cop spots burglary suspects in Hammond

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards reported that several burglary suspects were arrested on Jan. 19, after an off duty deputy saw them leaving a Hammond residence.

UPDATE: BRPD arrests man for 2013/14 home invasions

UPDATE: On Tuesday afternoon, Baton Rouge Police Detectives charged Vorris Mouton with an additional charge of Aggravated Burglary and also Sexual Battery which occurred on 1/17 in the Sherwood Forest Subdivision, near Goodwood Blvd.

3 women wanted for stealing laptops

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office is looking for three young women who allegedly stole laptop computers.

Violent 'knockout game' hits home; BR boy suffers concussion, cuts

He dreams of becoming an engineer, loves computers, and even knows Kung Fu,  but right now, this twelve year old can't do any of those things.

Man shoots neighbor over argument about pit bulls, arrested for attempted murder

The Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre announced that Nicholas Queen, 29, of Thibodaux, was arrested for attempted murder after shooting a man on Monday.

UPDATE: BRPD makes 1 arrest for armed robbery, fatal crash

UPDATE: Melvin Morgan, 17, turned himself in to police authorities earlier Thursday morning.

UPDATE: Baker PD arrest suspect in Sunday murder

UPDATE: Baker police have arrested Kenard Gaines, 17, of Baker, for the murder of Kortlon Johnson, 19, of Baton Rouge.  -----

Slidell: Dispute over vehicle burglary results in stabbing

Slidell police responded to a disturbance on Sunday night around 9:00 p.m. at the intersection of Joy Drive and Lori Drive.

Police urge extreme caution after fourth break-in and sexual assault in a week

For the fourth time this week, Baton Rouge Police are investigating a break-in and sexual assault.

Jury convicts Luling man who raped woman while high on ‘bath salts’

A St. Charles Parish jury found Ricky Bruce, 39, of Luling, guilty of aggravated rape and aggravated burglary on Thursday. The jury deliberated for two hours, according to a statement from the Louisiana Attorney General’s Office.

Livingston Police arrest 6 students from Live Oak High for terrorizing

The Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office arrested six students on Friday for apparently trying to damage students and property at Live Oak His School.