Metairie couple cited for stealing crabs on Lake Pontchartrain

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division agents cited two Metairie residents for alleged crabbing violations on Aug. 2 on Lake Pontchartrain.

WANTED: ‘Violent sexual predator’ from Texas sighted in several Louisiana cities

The reward for a Texas fugitive who has connections to Louisiana has increased to $13,000 for information that leads to his arrest.

Hammond man arrested for injuring man during shooting

A 25-year-old man was arrested for shooting a Hammond man Sunday evening.

Baker man arrested for exposing himself in view of children at swimming pool, grabbing girl’s hand

A Baker man was arrested for indecent behavior after he allegedly urinated in public view of children who were swimming at a neighborhood pool.

BRPD: Woman stabs boyfriend to death after he attacks her, 2 children

A Baton Rouge man died after he was stabbed in his chest and neck by his girlfriend. The woman has not been issued any charges at this time.

Powerball jackpot reaches $400 million

The Powerball jackpot has ballooned to a whopping $400 million, the third-highest amount ever. There were no jackpot winners on Saturday, which means the pot rolls over to its next scheduled drawing on Wednesday.

BRPD: girlfriend arrested for stabbing boyfriend

Baton Rouge Police arrested Latoya Paul, 28 for Attempted Second Degree Murder charges.  They say she stabbed her boyfriend multiple times in the abdomen after they got into a fight. 

Man arrested in fatal shooting

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives arrested a man in the Friday night shooting during a drug deal gone bad.

Morgan City man arrested for vandalizing LDWF equipment

A joint investigation involving the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement Division and the St.

Louisiana shrimpers encouraged to report Asian Tiger Prawn catches

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is aware of and constantly monitoring the appearance of Asian tiger prawns, a non-native species, in Louisiana waters.