Man wanted for attempted first-degree murder arrested during traffic stop

A traffic stop resulted in the arrest of a Baton Rouge man who was wanted for two counts of Attempted First-Degree Murder and Aggravated Criminal Damage to Property.

82-year-old Caddo Parish man arrested after stabbing 73-year-old niece

According to Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator, an 82-year-old Shreveport man was arrested by Caddo deputies this morning for stabbing his 73-year-old niece with a steak knife.

Woman lands in jail after losing bag of drugs at bank drive-through line

A woman was arrested over the weekend after she left behind her money bag in a bank drive-through. Although the bag contained no money, it did have roughly 14 grams of marijuana inside.

Thibodaux man threatens to kill family by way of arson to avoid being evicted

A 55-year-old man was arrested for allegedly threatening to kill his family by trapping them inside a burning home. The threats were allegedly an attempt to avoid being evicted.

Baton Rouge man arrested for inappropriate texting with young boy

A Baton Rouge man was arrested for indecent behavior after he allegedly convinced a boy to text him nude photos and sexually explicit videos.

Questions raised over bar fight investigation involving off-duty officers

A fight at The Office Nightclub between two off-duty BRPD officers and a civilian have some questioning the fair treatment of the case.

Texas man arrested in St. Martin Parish for sexual abuse of 15-year-old girl

A man from Houston, Texas was arrested after an investigation revealed that he allegedly had an inappropriate sexual relationship with teenager.

Bond set at $200,000 for DWI driver who caused double-fatal crash in Livingston

A Baton Rouge man was arrested this weekend after toxicology results showed he was driving under the influence when he caused a fatal crash.

EBRSO deputies responded to shooting turned suicide near Gardere

East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Deputies responded to a call of a domestic disturbance where a man held family at gunpoint and shot one relative before shooting himself.

Fort Polk man sentenced for sexual abuse of a minor

Satonius Gaines, 19, of Fort Polk, was sentenced to 18 months in prison with five years of supervised release for sexual abuse of a minor.