CrimeTracker

False River Academy fires volleyball coach after allegations of sexual misconduct with student

The former girls’ volleyball coach of False River Academy is now in jail on charges of sexual misconduct with a female student, according to the Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Authorities conducting manhunt for man wanted Walker sex offender

Louisiana State Police along with surrounding law enforcement agencies are looking for Dennis Shampine. He was spotted by a state trooper this morning and then got away.

BRPD arrests 10, confiscates over 500 lbs of drugs in early October 2014

The Baton Rouge Police Department says its violence elimination unit (BRAVE) has confiscated 578.7 lbs. of drugs and arrested ten people in the first nine days of October 2014. Nine out of the ten arrests involed drugs or guns.

St. Mary Parish deputies make arrest in Four Corners homicide case

UPDATE (10/9/14): St. Mary Parish deputies have arrested Anthony Jamal Loston, 24, of Jeanerette, LA. in connection to the murder of Ronald J. Chillis Jr.

2 men shot, Baton Rouge police investigates connection

Baton Rouge Police are investigating two overnight shootings that left two people injured. The first shooting happened on Boulevard De Province just before 9:30 p.m. on October 7, 2014.

Shreveport Police arrests 3 on human trafficking, prostitution charges

Three people were arrested Wednesday morning following an undercover operation focusing on human trafficking and prostitution.

Livingston Parish teen arrested for arson connection at timber company

A 17-year-old from Tangipahoa Parish is accused of arson in connection with a fire at a Livingston Parish timber company.

Second man arrested in cell phone murder

The second suspect involved in the shooting of a man over a cell phone is now in jail, according to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office.

Convicted felon walks into State Police Troop I with stolen handgun

Shortly before 12:45 am on October 6, 2014, Allen Norris (W/M from Cedar Hill, TX) walked through the front doors of Troop I and approached the front desk.

BRPD arrests Reserve man for McDonald's shooting

Baton Rouge Police say they have arrested the man responsible for shooting and injuring three people at a McDonald’s on October 3, 2014.