Deputy arrested, accused of ‘systematic theft’ from evidence section

A deputy from the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office was arrested and fired after being accused of stealing property belonging to the agency.

2012 crime stats show overall decrease in total major crimes in Baton Rouge

The number of major crimes in Baton Rouge in 2012 decreased by 3.65 percent when compared to 2011, according to crime figures submitted to the FBI Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program.

Shreveport man accused of sexually assaulting teen boys over 21-year span

A Shreveport man was arrested for allegedly molesting over a dozen male juveniles over the span of 21 years. Investigators believe there are more victims who have yet to come forward.

Body found identified in shooting investigation

Baton Rouge Police identified the body of a man found dead in North Baton Rouge.

Geismar man wanted for manufacturing of meth

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Ryan Espinoza.

Prarieville sex offender sought after failing to comply

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in searching for Kelvin Clark, 40, of Prairieville for failing to complete registration requirements for sex offenders.

Dog groomer arrested for severe allegations of animal abuse

A dog groomer in Slidell was arrested today for serious allegations of animal abuse. Although she admitted to using discipline, she denies being abusive.

WANTED: Two men follow elderly man to home, rob him of cash

The Gonzales Police Department needs the publics help to identify two men who allegedly followed an elderly man to his home and robbed him.

Morgan City man arrested for possession of child pornography

This week, Detectives with Louisiana State Police, assisted by St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office, arrested a Morgan City man for possession of child pornography.

Father charged with manslaughter after son dies from gunshot wound

A father is behind bars for manslaughter after he shot his son during an altercation.