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.

2 arrested after home invasion, high-speed chase

Two are in jail after leading officers on a high-speed chase from Dutchtown High School to the intersection of Sherwood Forest and Florida Boulevard in Baton Rouge.

UPDATE: New arrest in trafficking of 14-year-old girl case

Another person has been arrested in the December 2013 case of human trafficking a 14-year-old girl. Gregory Hardin (28) was arrested on January 10, for allegedly conspiring with Lakeisha Marshall to prostitute the teenage girl.

BRPD make arrest for string of business burglaries

Baton Rouge police arrested Dexter Carroll, 25, for burglarizing several business in the city. After a short foot pursuit, police were able to apprehend Carroll.

GPD arrest 4 suspects for rash of car burglaries

Gonzales police have arrested four people in connection with a rash of vehicle burglaries that occurred in residential neighborhoods between Dec. 16, and Jan. 7.

BRPD seek 2 men for armed robbery of furniture store

The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating the armed robbery of the 1st Choice Home Furnishings on Airline Highway that occurred around 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 8.

Lake Charles police find 2 people dead in apartment

UPDATE: The investigation has revealed that a “murder-suicide” occurred in which Kody Todd Fontenot shot and killed Mia Katherine Trahan and then turned the weapon on himself.  -----

Man takes police on chase from Lake Charles to Orange, TX

19-year-old Eric Son Tran took Lake Charles Police on a high speed chase across state lines.

LA Attorney General warns of new email scam

Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell sent out a public warning of a new email scam that tells recipients that they need to appear in court for “illegal software usage.”

Lake Charles man chases burglar who stole his gun

Lake Charles Police have arrested two men in connection with several burglaries after one victim caught them in the act on Wednesday at about 10:00 p.m.

UPDATE: GPD make arrest in air machine coin theft

The Gonzales Police Department reported that they’ve arrested Mark Johnson, 44, of Baker, in connection with the theft of a coin-operated air machine on Highway 44 in December.