CrimeTracker

Councilman Tim Vessel given summons for displaying political signs near polls

Gonzales City Councilman Timothy Vessel now has to go to court after he allegedly displayed political signs near a polling station, on November 4, 2014.

Hammond woman found shot, burned in New Orleans

The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office along with the Drug Enforcement Administration and the New Orleans Police Department are searching for clues leading to the death of a Hammond woman.

Regional Healthcare owner charged with $2.5 million in tax fraud

The owner and operator of the Regional Healthcare, LLC Company headquartered in Baton Rouge may be facing jail time, fines, and restitution orders.

BRFD investigating arson fire on Bogan Walk Street

Firefighters are investigating an arson fire that caused $15,000 in damage to a vacant house in the 2900 block of Bogan Walk Street.

TPSO: Kentwood man had meth with young daughter in truck

A Kentwood man is currently in the Tangipahoa Parish jail on multiple narcotics charges. Sheriff Daniel Edwards says deputies responded to an alleged disturbance involving Samuel Avery, 49 and two other people.

Gonzales Police arrest 2 on drug charges after prostitution complaint

One woman is in jail and another was issued a summons after Gonzales Police found heroin in their hotel room.

BRPD needs help identifying Alvin Dark Avenue shooting suspect

Police need your help identifying a black man who, they say, shot a 20-year-old man on November 1, 2014.

Shooting on Alliquipa Street leaves 32-year-old man in critical condition

Police are investigating a shooting that left a 32-year-old man in critical condition on November 2, 2014.

EBR Fire department is searching for arsonist

The East Baton Rouge Fire Department is investigating a house fire considered to be arson. Fire Public Officer, Mark Miles says around 4:50 pm on October 31, 2014, fire fighters responded to a fire at 3010 Bond street.

2 men arrested for $900 worth of drugs in car

Two Prairieville men are in jail after Ascension Parish Police pulled them over for a traffic violation.

2 men arrested, 1 dead after attempted robbery

Baton Rouge Police arrested two men in connection with a robbery.

Man wearing Duck Dynasty beard attempts robbery at Daiquiri shop

Assumption Parish Police are searching for a man who attempted to rob a Daiquiri shop on October 31, 2014.

APSO: convicted felon sold heroin near Gonzales school, in presence of minors

A man is now in jail after selling heroin near Gonzales Middle School and in the presence of minors, according to the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office.

TPSO arrests 5 on drug charges

The Tangipahoa Parish Sherriff Office is cracking down on illegal drugs.  

Governor Jindal, DHH ban new synthetic marijuana compound

Gov. Bobby Jindal and officials with the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH), and Louisiana State Police (LSP) announced the ban of a new synthetic marijuana compound called "MAB-CHMINACA" today.