CrimeTracker

Police: former employee steals 700 books from Mandeville Barnes & Noble

A former Barnes & Noble employee has been placed under arrest. He's accused of stealing merchandise to stock his online business.

18 marijuana plants seized from hydroponic lab in Lafayette

A Lafayette man is now in jail after narcotics agents discovered his hydroponic marijuana lab.

Police arrest man for exposing himself in Gonzales yogurt shop

A Napoleonville man is now in the Ascension Parish Prison after performing an obscene act.

BRPD busts $700K of liquid meth on I-12

A Texas woman is now in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison after police found $700,000 worth of liquid methamphetamine in her luggage.

Fugitive sex offender captured in Lake Charles

A child predator who evaded registering as a sex offender in Texas was captured Monday in Lake Charles, LA, announced Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell’s Fugitive Apprehension Unit (FAU).

11 Louisina 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.

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.

Police: 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.

Deputies arrest 2 for stealing guns from Assumption Parish 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 burglarizes fire station vending machines in St. Mary Parish

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