CrimeTracker

BRPD investigating shooting on East Polk Street

Baton Rouge Police Detectives are investigating a shooting involving two victims which occurred Saturday  around 1:15pm in the 600 block of East Polk St.

EBRSO arrests two teens for making threats on social media

Two students from Westdale Middle School have been arrested for making threats of a schools shooting on a social media website.

13-year-old allegedly raped at Opelousas motel

The mother of a 13-year-old girl reported to Opelousas Police on Sunday, April 13, that her daughter had been raped that morning at a local motel.

Troopers arrest Denham Springs man for 6th DWI offense

Louisiana State Police arrested Lee Edward Easley, 29, of Denham Springs on Wednesday. He's accused of driving while intoxicated for the 6th time.

Police continue search for double murder suspect

The search for Ron Green Sr., 44, continues Thursday morning. He's accused of shooting and killing his wife, Dewona Green, and 12 year old son, Ronald Green Jr., on Lakeway Cove Avenue around 2:00 a.m. Thursday.

Neighbors speak out about drive by shooting: more jobs, less guns

Police are still on the lookout for a drive by shooter, who injured three people in Baton Rouge Tuesday night. It happened around nine Tuesday in a subdivision off of Staring Ln.

20 arrested in LA Medicaid fraud roundup, estimated $150K stolen

The Louisiana Attorney Gerneral’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) arrested 20 personal care workers who allegedly stole an estimated $150,000 from the state’s Medicaid program.

UPDATE: BR man wanted for attempted murder after night club stabbing turns himself in

UPDATE 4-15-14: Vyron Carter, 46, was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on Monday, April 14, around 5:15 p.m. on the charge of Attempted Second Degree Murder.

Slidell heroin operation yields 35 arrests

A multi-agency operation has resulted in over thirty heroin arrests since February of this year by the Slidell Police Department.

State Police: Sheriff Deputy shoots, kills suspect

On April 15, Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards requested Detectives with Louisiana State Police investigate a shooting in the 42000 block of Deborah Drive involving a Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Deputy.

LSP searching for human trafficking suspect

As part of ongoing multi-agency operations targeting prostitution and online solicitation throughout the state, investigators from the Louisiana State Police Special Victims Unit are seeking the public’s assistance locating Emmanuel Baile

Man steals $75K Audi from Bossier City dealership

UPDATE: Authorities in Panola County, Texas have located the Audi A7 that was stolen from Moffitt Audi in Bossier City on Friday.

BR man holds ex-girlfriend hostage after carjacking her school bus

A Baton Rouge man is charged with kidnapping his ex-girlfriend in a school bus carjacking and briefly holding her hostage.

Woman found in Lafayette park identified by Lafayette Police

Lafayette Police have identified the woman found in Girard Park over the weekend as Alexandria Shelton, 21 of Lafayette, LA. Lafayette Police are continuing their investigation.

Former LSU linebacker Tahj Jones shot; remains in serious condition

Sulphur police are investigating a shooting that injured former LSU Linebacker Tahj Jones. Police were called to an apartment complex on the 1800 block of Beglis Parkway Friday night.