CrimeTracker

Child injured by hit-and-run driver outside Lake Charles elementary school

A 4-year-old child is in the hospital this morning after being hit by a car outside of an elementary school.

Man arrested on vehicle burglary charges

Crowley police have a arrested a man in conjunction with a rash of burglaries, The incident occurred in the 1100 block of West Mill Street in February. Investigators have closed the case with the aid of DNA testing.

Man on probation arrested for home invasion incident, possession of a firearm

Two armed gunmen allegedly forced their way into a home on North 22nd Street while they were chasing an unknown victim.

Two men arrested in L’Auberge Casino parking lot on drug charges

Two Baton Rouge men have been arrested for allegedly being in possession of the drug "Molly." The were busted in the parking lot of L’Auberge Hotel and Casino and allegedly told deputies that the drug was "flour."

2012 shows increase in crime on Baton Rouge college campuses

Crime at the state's flagship campus rose from 2011 to 2012 in the majority of crime areas.

Officials asking for public's help in identifying Ponchatoula armed robbers

Authorities in Tangipahoa Parish are asking for your assistance in gathering information about an armed robbery which occurred at approximately 8:45 p.m. on September 28 in Ponchatoula.

Sulphur man arrested for allegedly raping a 13-year-old

A Calcasieu Parish resident has been arrested after on charges of forcible rape. On September 19, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office received a complaint regarding the sexual assault of a 13-year-old girl.

Belle Chasse man arrested for secretly recording future step-daughter

The Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office recently arrested a 34-year-old Belle Chasse man on Video Voyeurism charges. The PPSO is withholding the suspect’s identity in order to protect the victim.

Missing and endangered Florida child recovered by Louisiana Troopers

Louisiana State Troopers located an endangered child during proactive patrols prompted by a multi-state "Be On The Lookout" issued from Florida for a missing 5-month-old child from Florida.

Lafayette granny locked up for cursing, yelling at neighbor

A 78-year-old woman was arrested for disturbing the peace after she yelled and cursed at her neighbor during an argument.