DOC: Career criminal will not be released following recent arrest

A man who was arrested in Baton Rouge after fleeing from deputies will remain locked up in the Lafayette Parish Prison due to his extensive criminal history, according to the Department of Corrections.

MISSING: Mother fails to return 2 children home at end of summer visitation

Officials ask for the public’s help in locating a mother who failed to return her two children to their home in Lafayette at the end of their scheduled visitation.

Seven charged for underage drinking during BRPD’s first effort from grant funds

The Baton Rouge Police Department is cracking down on underage drinking. The effort is made possible by a grant provided from the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission.

19-year-old arrested for shooting at Lutcher High football game

A 19-year-old was arrested for allegedly shooting at individuals at a high school football game.

Bond set at $28,000 for man arrested for 3rd DWI

A 36-year-man was arrested for his 3rd DWI after he was stopped for driving too close to another vehicle.

Man with 22 outstanding warrants arrested, being held on $115,000 bond

A Baton Rouge man is being held on a bond of $115,000 after he was picked for 22 outstanding warrants.

Baton Rouge teen arrested for posting sexually explicit video on Facebook

A 17-year-old is being held on a $60,000 bond for allegedly posting a sexually explicit recording on his Facebook account.

Four arrested in conjunction with theft; over $40,000 in items stolen

Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office have recovered an estimated $40,000 in stolen items. The items recovered varied from electronics to stolen motorcycles, and even included a farm tractor.

Three more arrests made in Alexandria dog fighting ring case

Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office Detectives have made three more arrests in their ongoing investigation into the dog fighting ring discovered on October 5.

Authorities looking for woman using stolen credit card

The Zacahry Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying the suspect wanted for using a stolen credit card. The victim's wallet was stolen from her purse at a local store.