CrimeTracker

St. Mary Parish detectives arrest suspect in Bayou Vista shooting

St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s deputies arrested Cody Thibodeaux, 23, for attempted second-degree murder and a warrant for failure to appear on the charge of criminal neglect of family.

Former Oakdale officer arrested for sexual relations with juvenile

Skylar Frank, 25, of Oakdale was arrested Tuesday, July 15 for felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile and malfeasance in office.

MidSouth Bank warns of latest debit, credit card scam

MidSouth Bank is warning the public of a new phone scam from an automated caller. Thus far, the majority of reports to the bank are from non-customers in South Louisiana who are receiving a call from (877) 886-1996 and (877) 635-0049.

St. Landry Parish officer arrested for smuggling contraband into jail

A correctional officer with the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office was arrested Tuesday for allegedly bringing contraband into the parish jail.

BR residents react to increased murders within the past week

In Baton Rouge, someone has been shot and killed almost every day for the past week. Baton Rouge Police said they are working hard to get to the bottom of all of this.

LA man arrested in connection with bomb threat at St. Martin Parish truck stop

Joseph Oquinn, 55, of Park, LA, was arrested Monday night in connection with a bomb threat at a truck stop on the Evangeline Thruway in St. Martin Parish.

29-year-old Breaux Bridge man charged with forcible rape

Joseph Auguillard, 29, of Breaux Bridge has been arrested and charged with one count of forcible rape. Auguillard is also a registered sex offender.

Opelousas convenience store owner, cashier arrested for selling synthetic marijuana

Police arrested a convenience story owner and a cashier on Tuesday, July 15, after investigating reports about the sale of synthetic marijuana.

TPSO needs your help identifying 2 POIs in Amite shoplifting cases

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards is asking for your assistance in identifying two persons of interest in connection with a string of alleged shoplifting incidents.

UPDATE: Police make arrest in Crowley murder

UPDATE: Crowley Police have made an arrest in the shooting death of 23-year-old Ryan Gums.

Shreveport man allegedly kidnaps ex at gunpoint

Law enforcement is searching for a man after he allegedly kidnapped his ex-girlfriend at gunpoint Monday afternoon.

Language barrier slows investigation of Metairie murder, kidnapping

Detectives working to solve a weekend murder in New Orleans say they ran into big obstacles because of a language barrier.

LSP still searching for vehicle that hit 7-year-old

Louisiana State Police say that despite several tips and leads, investigators have not been able to locate the vehicle that hit and injured a 7-year-old child from Brusly, LA, on July 4.

NOPD officer placed on emergency suspension without pay

The New Orleans Police Department placed officer Christopher Carter on emergency suspension without pay following an investigation of domestic abuse by the Public Integrity Bureau.

Livingston detectives trying to identify Walmart theft suspects

Livingston Parish Sheriff’s deputies are trying to identify three suspects who reportedly stole two flat-screen televisions from the Walmart in Watson.