CrimeTracker

Grambling State football player admits to police he smoked weed before driving

A Grambling State football player and an accomplice were arrested for possession of marijuana.

Zachary man admits to defrauding his employer out of $400,000

Richard Glenn Boyette, 48, of Zachary, pled guilty yesterday before U.S. District Judge James J. Brady to one count of mail fraud and forfeiture.

BRPD officer booked for domestic battery in Livingston Parish

A Major with the Baton Rouge Police Department was arrested Saturday, Sept. 1 in Livingston Parish for allegedly pushing the mother of his child around her kitchen in Denham Springs, repeatedly.

Jaguar fans, cops get tires slashed

"We were happy coming back when somebody received a call saying that some of the cars had been vandalized," says Charles Kelly

Suspected arsonist to blame for morning fire on Stan Ave.

Investigators believe an arsonist is to blame for a fire that happened this morning at a vacant home in Baton Rouge.

Officer involved shooting in St. John Parish

The Louisiana State Police reports that an officer involved shooting occurred earlier this evening in St. John Parish.

Six-year-old accidentally shot in the face by older brother

A six year old boy was accidentally shot in the face last night after his 12 year old brother was playing with a gun.

Sheriff: Student brought gun to McKinley High

A deputy with the School Drug Task Force responded this morning to a call concerning a gun brought to McKinley High School at 800 E. McKinley St. at approximately 11:00 a.m.

Beer in lap, baby in backseat; sleeping driver charged with third DWI

A 24-year-old man was allegedly passed out in his vehicle with a 16oz beer in his lap while an infant sat in car seat.

Robbery victim dies of heart attack, suspect charged with first-degree murder

A Baton Rouge man died from a heart attack after three suspects allegedly caused him physical harm and robbed him of personal belongings.