CrimeTracker

18-year-old accused of triple murder arrested after crashing vehicle; denied bond

An accused killer is locked up today after he wrecked his vehicle into a parked car while attempting to evade law enforcement.

Tangipahoa Sheriff's Office focuses on sex offenders, leads to arrests

Three men have been arrested after violating sex offender compliance laws in Tangipahoa Parish. 

Woman’s boyfriend confesses to fatal abuse of 2-year-old, ‘I just clicked out’

 A woman’s boyfriend was arrested for injuring her 2-year-old daughter so badly she was in critical condition for nearly a week. Investigators say he eventually confessed to the crime and after he was arrested, the child died.

Elderly Slidell woman jailed after taking an estimated $2.1 million from employers

Detectives arrested a Slidell woman on March 14 for embezzling money from her employer. Janice Ricks Linam, 72, was employed for the past 28 years as a personal assistant for two sisters who resided on the south shore.

Roof repair con man arrested for scamming elderly victims

A Baker man was arrested last night for scamming at least three elderly people for phony roof repairs.

West Monroe man charged with 150 counts of child pornography, bond set at $1.5 million

Bond has been set at $1.5 million for a West Monroe man who was arrested and charged with 150 counts of possessing pornography involving juveniles.

Suspect arrested in Lafayette business burglary

A man has been arrested after being caught in the act of burglarizing a business. On March 20, at approximately 2:40 a.m., Lafayette Police responded to an alarm activation at a business in the 800 block of West Simcoe Street.

Father arrested for fatal beating, son still at large

A fatal beating has landed a father in jail; his son is still at large.

State Police sergeant arrested for drug distribution

An eighteen-year veteran State Police sergeant was arrested Monday by troopers from the agency’s Bureau of Investigation and charged him with a variety of criminal violations including narcotics distribution

Anonymous tip leads officials to find pool house meth lab

A Houma man has been charged with operating a meth lab after an anonymous tip led officers to his home. After receiving the tip, agents went to the home of Dale Glanders, 37.