Deputies: Spartanburg man attacks mom with sword

Deputies said they were called to a home they removed seven children from last week after a man tried to kill his mother, stabbing her in the stomach with a sword.

Residents near string of home invasions concerned

One could see a school bus and bike riders near Tara and Goodwood. It's a pretty quiet neighborhood, but just days before, it was a crime scene.

Man arrested with gun taken from Tara High

School officials at Tara High School called the School Drug Task Force at approximately 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday morning regarding a possible gun on campus.

EBRSO looking for man and woman seen using stolen credit card

Detectives with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office are looking for a man and woman who allegedly used a stolen credit card.

TPSO arrest 2 for fight involving knife

Tangipahoa deputies have reported that two people were arrested in Hammond after a fight that led to one person being cut with a knife.

2 arrested for trafficking a child prostitute in BR

A man and a woman have been arrested for trafficking a child prostitute. Baton Rouge Police say they have arrested 28-year-old Dominick Sims and 21-year-old Taniya Smith on charges of Trafficking Children for Sexual Purposes.

BR man wanted in connection to death of family member

Police are looking for a man who killed a member of his family. Baton Rouge Police say they have a warrant for the arrest of 37-year-old Antonio Baquedano for the charge of 2nd Degree Murder.

Joint investigation nets 8 arrests, $10K in recovered goods

The Livingston and St. Helena Parish Sheriff’s Offices joined forces to solve a string of burglaries that occurred between the southern part of St. Helena and the northern part of Livingston.

BRPD investigates series of home invasions, attacks; residents concerned

One 34-year-old woman was woken up by an intruder Sunday night in the Glen Oaks community neighborhood. She got away, but it was a different outcome for two women--aged 73 and 78.

BRPD needs help solving July 2012 homicide

Baton Rouge Police need help identifying the two men wearing baseball hats in the photograph above. Police want to question the two men about a homicide that happened on July 1, 2012, at The Latin Club.

BRPD investigates rash of home invasions, sexual assaults

Baton Rouge Police are investigating three separate home invasions leading to the sexual battery of the residents. These crimes occurred in the Baton Rouge area over the last two days.

BRPD seeks two suspects for using stolen checks

The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating the identity and whereabouts of two people suspected to have made purchases with stolen personal checks.

Kentwood Police Chief pleads guilty in missing evidence case

Prosecutors from the LA Attorney General’s Office report that Kentwood Police Chief, Gregory Newton, pleaded guilty on Tuesday to one felony count of malfeasance for his connection to missing evidence involving $2,000 in cash.

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT: CO Police shoot suspect who used woman as shield


Bell Rose man faces 10 counts of drug, firearm related charges

Assumption Parish Sheriff Mike Waguespack reported that the Narcotics Division and SWAT conducted a search warrant in the 100 block of Champ Lane in Bell Rose on Tuesday, Jan. 14.