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Louisiana Department of Revenue urges caution when choosing tax preparers

The latest arrest of a Louisiana tax preparer for state tax fraud is the thirteenth since a joint initiative between the Louisiana Department of Revenue (LDR) and the Louisiana Department of Justice (DOJ) began in March 2013.

SWAT arrests Pierre Part man after 3 hour hostage standoff

Assumption Parish Sheriff Mike Waguespack reported, that 29-year-old David Hebert was arrested on January 28, after a three hour hostage standoff.

UPDATE: State Police extradite sex trafficking suspect to Lafayette

UPDATE: The Louisiana State Police say they extradited 22-year-old Darneesha Lashay Martin from Houston, Texas, on January 27.

4 hospitalized after Plaquemines Parish bar fight, 11 face charges

Plaquemines Parish Sheriff Lonnie J. Greco announced that four people were hospitalized after a bar fight in Empire, LA. Eight people were arrested, and three are still wanted.

LPSO investigate deputy involved shooting in Denham Springs

On January 26, 2014 at approximately 9:30a.m., members of the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office Uniform Patrol Division were called to respond to a domestic battery complaint.

Mouton charged for additional home invasion

Baton Rouge Police Burglary Detectives arrested Vorris Mouton on Friday for one count of Simple Burglary of an Inhabited Dwelling

TPSO looking for Natalbany murder suspect

UPDATE: W. Nunnery has turned himself in to TPSO Detectives. He is currently being processed and charged with second degree murder.  -----

Lafayette Sheriff: Little girl found unharmed

UPDATE: Kailey is currently in the custody of Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Deputies. She is in good health, good spirits and being reunited with her mother.

Police arrest 2 burglars before they can get away

Police arrested two suspected burglars before they were able to get away. Baton Rouge Police arrested 30-year-old Dwayne Cossett and 22-year-old Felton Brown, as they tried to escape the crime scene, on January 23.

Brusly Chief of Police arrested on Thursday

Weast Baton Rouge Sheriff Mike Cazes reported that Brusly Chief of Police Jamie Whaley has been arrested for theft and malfeasance in office. 

BR: Victim jumps from 4th floor window to escape robbers

Two people were injured and one suspect has been arrested, after an armed robbery on January 22.

Lake Charles man robs pharmacy for prescription pills

Lake Charles police arrested a man for the armed robbery of a Walgreens on Tuesday, Jan. 21.

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.