CrimeTracker

Arsonist blamed for fire at Baton Rouge home

A Baton Rouge home gained major damage after a fire broke out early this morning. Investigators believe an arsonist is to blame.

Slidell man uses bucket as robbery disguise

A former employee of a local seafood business in Slidell carefully planned his night of crime, but had one fatal flaw in his plan: a very bad disguise.

Zachary man arrested for exposing himself to women

A 47-year-old man from Zachary was arrested for allegedly exposing himself to women on the side of the road.

Late night shooting sends one to the hospital

A Baton Rouge resident is recovering in a local hospital today after being shot. Police are currently working to identify a suspect.

Sixth grader arrested for bringing loaded, stolen gun on campus

A 13-year-old was caught with a loaded gun that was reported stolen in his backpack.

Shooting victim dropped at hospital dies from injuries

A Baton Rouge man died last night from injuries sustained during a shooting.

Amber alerts help law enforcment save lives

January 13 is National Amber Alert Awareness Day.

Baton Rouge murder suspect arrested in Lafayette

A suspect in a Baton Rouge murder has been taken into custody in Lafayette.

Homicide rocks Sorrento neighborhood

The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating its latest homicide. People who live on L.V. Road say they heard several gunshots around four Saturday morning.

A violent night leaves three dead in Baton Rouge

A violent Thursday night in the Capital City brings the total number of murders up to four already for 2013, just two weeks in to the new year. That comes just days after the police department celebrated a quiet end to the murder rate in 2012.