CrimeTracker

Man survives home invasion

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Early Sunday morning, a man was almost killed by four men who forced their way into his home.

Students react to Jefferson, Johns arrests

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — LSU students say the arrests are all the buzz around campus. Now, students are trying to accept the news, and focus on football.

Alleged meth lab explosion leaves Prairieville residents shocked

PRAIRIEVILLE, LA (FOX44) - — Three people are now under arrest after an alleged meth lab explosion.

Drunk driver nearly kills pedestrian

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - A pedestrian was nearly killed after being struck by fallen light pole around 2:21 in the morning on Thursday, Aug. 25. That pole was knocked down due to a single car accident caused by an impaired driver.

Police search Jefferson's appartment

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44 SPORTS) - Before 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24 investigators with the Baton Rouge Police Department searched Jordan Jefferson's apartment.

Two juveniles vandilize park, caught by police

PIERRE PART, La (FOX44) — On Sunday, August 21, the Assumption Parish Dispatch Center received a phone call in reference to suspected vandalism at the Veteran’s Park in Pierre Part.

Meeting discusses how to curb crime problem

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) — Keeping violence out of the Capital City is the main focus of a meeting in downtown Baton Rouge this evening.

Fatal shooting on Blackwater Road

UPDATE - A Baton Rouge father allegedly shot his daughter’s unarmed boyfriend to death after a heated argument.

Teen arrested for simple burglary

BAYOU L'OURSE, LA (FOX44) - A seventeen year old is locked up after deputies say he stole from a man's shed. It happened around 5:30 sunday morning in Bayou L'Ourse.

Dentist charged with Medicaid fraud

SHREVEPORT, La (FOX44) — The Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit has arrested a Shreveport dentist accused of unauthorized participation in medical assistance programs after having been issued a state exclusion, announced