CrimeTracker

3 teens arrested for inciting riot during Spanish Town Parade

Three teenagers are now in jail for inciting a riot during the Spanish Town Parade, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

LPSO looking for men accused of stealing $800 of cigarettes

Livingston Parish Sheriff's Deputies are working to ID two men accused of stealing $800 worth of cigarettes from the Big River Shell station on Highway 43 in Albany, LA. 

ATC busts 83 Louisiana businesses in Mardi Gras sting

Louisiana Alcohol and Tobacco Control (ATC) agents have conducted over 600 alcohol and tobacco compliance checks across the state since February 2, 2015. Of those businesses checked, 83 sold alcohol and/or tobacco to underage operatives.

Prisoners sentenced after fights in Oakdale, LA, prison

United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced that three inmates were sentenced Thursday in two separate cases for severe beatings of other inmates. United States District Judge Patricia Minaldi presided over the hearings.

Inmate indicted for third time in 1972 murder of Angola prison guard

A West Feliciana Parish grand jury today returned a murder indictment against inmate Albert Woodfox for the 1972 brutal murder of Angola Corrections Officer Brent Miller, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

APSO: gun used in Donaldsonville double homicide was used in 4 New Orleans shootings

Deputies with the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office now believe there is a New Orleans connection to last month’s double homicide in Donaldsonville.

Thieves steal woman's purse, spend $700 using her credit cards

Police are looking for a black man and a white woman who stole a woman's purse and spent around $700 using her credit cards.

Houma PD: man beheads girlfriend's puppy, kills 3 others

A Houma man is behind bars Wednesday after his girlfriend found a recently born puppy that had been decapitated, local authorities said.

Amite suspect dies after high-speed chase in St. Helena Parish

Shortly after 3:30 pm yesterday, Troopers were called to assist the Amite Police Department with a fleeing vehicle traveling west on LA 16 in Tangipahoa Parish.

Prairieville woman wanted for parole violation

Ascension Parish Sheriff's Deputies say they need your help to find Natasha Stafford, 35, who violated her parole.

New Orleans postal worker convicted of tax fraud

'Party Down South' star busted for drunk driving in Lafayette

Lafayette Police busted Lyle Boudreaux, a star in the CMT reality show 'Party Down South,' for drunk driving over the weekend.

DNA evidence leads to arrest in Gracie Street homicide

The man who killed a 30-year-old woman last month is now going to jail, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

Autopsy shows victim committed suicide, deputy placed on leave

The man who died during Tuesday’s deputy involved shooting in Livingston Parish actually killed himself, according to an autopsy report.