CrimeTracker

BRPD: women knew 82-year-old was ill, left her in 'deplorable' conditions

A Baton Rouge woman and her daughter are in now jail on charges of Cruelty to the Infirmed.

11 LA residents sentenced for stealing SNAP, CCAP benefits

The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services announces the convictions of 11 Louisiana residents who fraudulently received more than $81,000 in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) benefits.

LSP looking for driver of yellow Scion involved in hit and run on Jefferson Highway

State Police are searching for the driver of a yellow Scion who crashed into a Port Allen woman, then took off.

Assumption Parish deputies arrest 2 for stealing guns from hardware store

The two men who stole guns from a hardware store in Paincourtville are now in jail, according to the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Man breaks in vending machines at St. Mary Parish fire stations

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office is looking for the man who broke into vending machines owned by volunteer fire stations.

BR teen shoots himself, victim in hand after fight

A young man is now in juvenile detention after shooting himself and another man in the hand. The shooting happened around 11:16 p.m. on September 28, 2014, at an apartment in the 2100 block of North Sherwood Forest Drive.

Man dies in shooting on St. Gerard Avenue

Detectives are investigating a shooting that killed a man in the 5800 block of St. Gerard Ave. The shooting happened around 9:00 p.m. on September 27, 2014.

Employee, cousin arrested for burglarizing Domino's Pizza in Donaldsonville

Two Belle Rose men are now in jail after deputies say they burglarized a Domino’s Pizza, one of them worked at.

JPSO says baggage handlers stole electronics, guns from passengers at N.O. Airport

Three baggage handlers at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport were arrested Thursday on charges of theft after items were reported stolen from passenger luggage.

Why PAD is one of the most under-treated diseases in U.S.

When a Louisiana man was told he would have to face a leg amputation if he did not make some major lifestyle changes, he took the doctor's orders to save his limb and potentially his life.

State Troopers find 14 lbs. of cocaine during I-12 traffic stop

A Florida man is now in the Tangipahoa Parish jail after State Troopers say they found over 14 lbs. of cocaine in his car.

Deputies arrest Hobby Lobby flasher in St. Charles Parish

The man who exposed himself to two women at a local craft supply store is now in jail, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

Shooting injures 2 men on North 35th Street

Baton Rouge Police officers are currently investigating a shooting that injured two people. The shooting happened around 6:50 p.m. on September 24, 2014, in the 1300 block of North 35th Street.

Former St. Tammany Parish Coroner pleads guilty to felony theft

Former St. Tammany Coroner Peter Galvan pleaded guilty today to three counts of felony theft, announced criminal prosecutors with the Louisiana Attorney General’s Public Corruption Unit.

Sobriety checkpoint scheduled for 9/26/14 in Livingston Parish

On Friday, September 26, 2014, the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office - in conjunction with several other local law enforcement agencies - will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in Livingston Parish.