CrimeTracker

65-year-old man arrested for murder in Denham Springs

A 65-year-old man was arrested for the murder of a Baton Rouge man.

Two men arrested after fatal shooting

The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a shooting that occurred at the intersection of Lowes Ln. and Old Baton Rouge Hwy. that occurred just after midnight on Saturday.

Gretna fishermen ordered to pay over $60,000

The Office of the General Counsel Enforcement Section within the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) issued a civil monetary penalty in the amount of $62,500 to a Gretna fishing bo

BRPD closes over half of 2013 homicides with latest arrest

The latest homicide arrest has closed the gap for the number of unsolved homicides in Baton Rouge. There are only 10 remaining open cases out of 23 total investigations conducted by the Baton Rouge Police Department during 2013.

Cold case detective links man, woman to 2009 murder of elderly couple; third suspect deceased

A man and woman who are both already locked up on unrelated charges and a man who died from a drug overdose have been identified as suspects in the 2009 murder of an elderly couple.

Juvenile discovered decomposed body in Acadia Parish

A juvenile made a horrifying discovery in Acadia Parish. The teen found a badly decomposed body on an oil well site.

Mother, daughter arrested for selling meth in Sulphur

A mother and daughter have been arrested for allegedly selling methamphetamine. If convicted, the two could face up to 30 years in prison.

DNA evidence links BR man to murder of a woman on Iowa Street

DNA evidence has linked a Baton Rouge man to the murder of a woman. Officials say the victim had a restraining order placed against him.

Lafayette man arrested for rape of child family member that happened 40 years ago

A 66-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping a female family member 40 years ago. If convicted, he could face a 99 year sentence.