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.

LSU PD seek suspect for credit card theft

LSU Police are looking for a suspect in connection with a stolen credit card investigation.

UPDATE: Thibodaux police arrest man who nearly rams officer, goes on high-speed chase

UPDATE: Thibodaux Chief of Police Scott Silverii announced the arrest of Elgin Parfait Jr.  ----- ORIGINAL: Thibodaux police are looking for Elgin Parfait Jr., 28, of Houma, who is wanted on several charges.

16-year-old dies in Beauregard Town shooting

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as 16-year-old Patrick Williams of Baton Rouge.  ----- A young teen has died in a shooting that occurred on Monday morning in Beauregard Town.

NOLA man commits series of robberies in Gonzales to supply heroin addiction

The Gonzales Police Department arrested Barney Powell Bynum Jr., 33, of New Orleans, for several robberies that occurred in Gonzales over a ten week period.

Slidell Police Dept.:3 teens arrested for bringing a gun to high school basketball game

Slidell Police Department officials say good communication between the Slidell Police Department and St.

Reality TV personality arrested for DWI in Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge Police DWI Task Force arrested Jessica Michele Kiper, 34, of Los Angeles, California around 1:27 am on January 11, 2014. Kiper was arrested on charges of DWI, Failure to Maintain Control and Reckless Operation.

Shreveport man arrested on 50 counts of child pornography

A 61-year-old Shreveport man was arrested on Thursday, Jan. 9, and charged with 50 counts of possessing child pornography.