New Roads residents say violence is commonplace at Sugar Shack

Deputies are still looking for the man who, they say, shot and killed two people early this morning in New Roads.

Woman spends over $1K with credit cards stolen from Baton Rouge General

Police are looking for a woman who spent over $1,000 using stolen credit cards.

Thief pepper sprays worker, steals $2,500 in cell phones

Detectives are looking for a man who pepper sprayed a store employee and then stole over $2,500 in cell phones. It happened on January 18, 2015, at the T-Mobile store on Siegen Lane.

Deputies name suspect who killed brother and sister in New Roads shooting

Deputies say they are looking for the man who shot a brother and sister to death in New Roads last night.

BR man arrested after punching toddler

Baton Rouge Police arrested 23 year old Michael Woolfolk on Saturday. He was charged with a number of things after his alcohol fueled evening came to a close. One that sticks out is the cruelty to juveniles.

New Orleans city employee charged with rape

A city employee who works for the NOLA for Life program is behind bars Sunday on allegations he sexually assaulted a woman in Mid-City.

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.