Possible changes coming following Ville Platte Homicides

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - — Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon  had a press conference today a day after the tragic deaths of insurance fraud investigators Rhett Jeansonne, 39, and Kim Sledge, 44, at the hands of 67-year old Joh

Purse thief caught on camera not alleged Colorado rapist

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Reported sightings in Louisiana of a man accused of raping a young Colorado girl, didn't work out.

Donald D. White becomes BRPD Chief

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — In front of a packed council chamber - the head of State Police, his family, and dozens of members of the Baton Rouge Police Department, Chief Donald Dewayne White became the new chief of BRPD.

RAW VIDEO: Chief White sworn in

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - — Donald D. White is the newest Chief of the Baton Rouge Police Department. With his wife at his side, White was sworn in by 19th Judicial District Judge Tony Marabella.  

New police chief to be named

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - A representative from Mayor - President Kip Holden's office says an announcement on the new BRPD Police Chief will come this week.

Suspect arrested for murder

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Baton Rouge Police have arrested the man they say killed a woman earlier this month on Polk street. 19 year old Carrington Jackson was picked up by BRPD and US Marshall's Thursday morning.

Alleged wheelbarrow burglars busted

LIVINGSTON PARISH, La (FOX44) — Two men are behind bars after allegedly stealing two wheelbarrows and loading them with stolen items over several nights.

Murder-Suicide in Pierre Part

PIERRE PART, LA (FOX44) - A shootout this morning in Assumption parish at Landry's Seafood restaurant.

Man charged with sexual abuse of a minor

BOSSIER CITY, La (FOX44) — A Bossier City man was arrested for sexually abusing a minor, according to Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

Fatal Shooting on West Polk Street

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Early Saturday morning, a woman was shot and killed walking down West Polk street. BRPD said that four friends were walking down West Polk street around 12:30 p.m.