CrimeTracker

Man faces murder charge for beating 5-year-old son to death

A man is now facing murder charges after beating his 5-year-old son to death. The Baton Rouge Police Department is now rebooking Vernell Day, 36, for 1st Degree Murder after he was originally arrested on August 19, 2014.

Employee steals over $16K from Mary Bird Cancer Center

Police are looking for a man who stole over $16,000 from the Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center. 

Thieves steal 5 lawnmowers, trailer from Hammond business

Deputies need your help finding the people who robbed a business in Hammond. Thieves cut a large hole in the fence at Start Equipment on the East I-55 Service Road, around 12:41 a.m. on August 5, 2014.

VIDEO: Man burglarizes 7 unlocked cars in Prairieville subdivision

Deputies are looking for a white man who was caught on video burglarizing a car in Prairieville.

APSO arrests BR man for July 2014 car burglaries in Geismar

A Baton Rouge man is now in jail for a rash of car burglaries in Geismar.

Deputies arrest 4, seize over $4K in cash during Iberia Parish drug bust

Four Iberia Parish residents are now in jail on drug charges.

Lafayette PD investigating 2 shootings in less than 12 hours

Police are investigating two shootings that happened in less than 12 hours of each other.

California man arrested for insurance fraud scheme in Louisiana

A Los Angeles, California man was arrested in New Orleans on Friday for selling fraudulent Workers Compensation and Employers Liability insurance policies throughout the state of Louisiana, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Drive-by shooting kills 7-year-old boy on Prescott Road

Detectives are investigating a drive-by shooting that killed one child and injured another.

EBRSO looking for man who cashed fake payroll check

Detectives are looking for a black man who cashed fake checks at a convenience store.