CrimeTracker

UPDATE: Louisiana Avenue shooting suspect caught by U.S. Marshalls

UPDATE:  The suspect wanted for the October 13, 2014, fatal shooting on Louisiana Avenue is now in jail.

Deputies arrest Crowley High School teacher for indecent behavior with 3 students

A Crowley High School math teacher is now in jail on charges of Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile.

Lafayatte Police arrests robber in Ninja Turtle mask

A Lafayette man is currently in jail for robbing a convenient store on the 400 block of East University Avenue in a Ninja Turtle mask.

UPDATE: BRPD arrests man for murder of 21-year-old man on Madison Avenue

UPDATE (10/15/14): The man responsible for shooting a 21-year-old man to death on Madison Avenue is now in jail, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department. 

LSP: 11 arrested during multi-agency human trafficking bust

Law enforcement arrested eleven individuals in a multi-agency task force operation focused on human trafficking on October 9, 2014. The operation was part of ongoing efforts targeting human trafficking and prostitution throughout the state.

AG arrests Slidell man on 17 counts of child pornography

A joint law enforcement effort has led to the arrest of a Slidell man on 17 counts of child pornography, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.

St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office searching for wanted man

UPDATE (10/15/14): Major Ginny Higgins, police spokesperson, has confirmed that Damien Michael Lewis has turned himself in to authorities.   

AG busts Romanian organized crime ring in Acadiana area, 2 still at large

Seven people have been arrested today on felony racketeering charges for participating in an online sales scam, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell. The suspects are believed to be members and affiliates of Romanian organized crime.

Police: woman steals over $200K from Gonzales furniture store

A St. Amant woman is now in jail for embezzling over $200,000 from a furniture store, according to the Gonzales Police Department.

Police investigating shooting on Louisiana Avenue that left man in hospital

Baton Rouge Police are investigating a shooting that sent a man to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.