Parents arrested after 56 bruises and bites found on dead child

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives arrested a man and a woman yesterday evening for Second-Degree Cruelty to a Juvenile after they discovered bruises and bites on their deceased 8-year-old son yesterday afternoon.

'Blighted official' sentenced to 40 months

Former Port Allen mayor Derek Lewis learned how long he'll stay in jail earlier today. Lewis was sentenced to 40 months in federal prison for his role in Operation: Blighted Officials.

Police seek paw-paw bandit for Chase Bank robbery

Baton Rouge Police say they are looking for a man who they believe robbed a Chase Bank in the 8500 block of Goodwood around 2:15 p.m. this afternoon.

Gerald's bond set at $1million

CLINTON, La (fox44) — "This is ridiculous. Seven people is gone from out of our lives," says Marcus Gaines.

Sheriff seeking identity of persons possibly connected to woman found dismembered

Law enforcement revealed the surveillance video showing two persons of interest in the case of a Louisiana woman whose dismembered body was found over several beach locations in Mississippi.

Two arrested in fake ID bust

On June 8, 2012, Louisiana State Police Detectives arrested Marc Griffin-Hagan, 30, of New Orleans and Fred Howard, 40, of New Orleans on numerous charges following an investigation related to fraudulent Louisiana ID’s and stolen credit c

Sheriff: Father kills man sexually abusing his daughter

A Texas father caught a man sexually assaulting his 4-year-old daughter and punched him in the head repeatedly, killing him, authorities said.

Investigation being conducted into death of suspect after confrontation at Wal-Mart

A Houma Police officer working extra-duty at a Wal-Mart is on paid administrative leave after a weekend incident that resulted in a man’s death.

According to survey race is a factor in feelings about crime in B.R.

BATON ROUGE,LA(FOX44) — Lana Goodnight lives in Baton Rouge's most dangerous zip code, the 70805.

Sheriff seeking man wanted for Attempted Second-Degree Murder

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s detectives are looking for a man that allegedly shot and injured another man on Saturday at approximately 4:41 p.m. on Coy Avenue.