Louisiana House Passes Bill to Exempt Police Mugshots from Public Record Until Conviction
Apr 07, 2022 09:07AM ● By By Victor Skinner | The Center Square contributor
LA House approves House Bill 729 which exempts police mugshots from public records until a person is convicted of a crime. The bill now moves to the Senate for consideration...Read More »
Intoxicated Driver Arrested After Attempting to Strike Officers With Vehicle
Jan 17, 2022 04:08PM ● By Staff Writer
Dominque Mills drove through a crime scene barricade at a high rate of speed towards officers. LPD Officers had to leap out of the path of Ms. Mills’ vehicle to avoid being struck...Read More »
Suspects Arrested on Armed Robbery and Other Charges
Jan 06, 2022 05:36PM ● By Staff Writer
Lafayette Police arrested Selena Smith and Juwan Abraham on 2 counts of armed robbery, 2 counts of armed robbery with a gun, prostitution, and aggravated second-degree battery...Read More »
Potier to Remain Interim Commander of Lafayette Police Department
Jan 06, 2022 04:46PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
LCG: A national search to fill the Police Chief position will begin immediately...Read More »
Shreveport Businessman Sentenced on Wire Fraud Charge
Jan 06, 2022 04:26PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
DeBerardinis pleads guilty to committing wire fraud and defrauding many people out of millions of dollars...Read More »
Third Marine from Southern California killed in Kabul
Aug 30, 2021 03:38PM ● By Bethany Blaley
A third Marine from Southern California has been identified as among the 13 U.S. service members killed at the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul...Read More »
Two Louisiana Men Arrested in TN Human Trafficking Sting
Jul 13, 2021 04:33PM ● By News Desk
An undercover investigation, aimed at addressing human trafficking in middle Tennessee, resulted in the arrest of 18 men accused of seeking illicit sex from minors...*Read More »
Over 65K Counterfeit 3M Masks Seized in Chicago
Mar 05, 2021 05:11PM ● By Press Release
Throughout the past year, criminal enterprises exploited the COVID-19 pandemic to sell counterfeit, unapproved, unsafe PPE, and pharmaceuticals...Read More »
Local Sheriff’s Warn Citizens of Phone Scammers Posing to be Law Enforcement Agents
Feb 09, 2021 04:23PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
The scammer claims to have a warrant for the recipient’s arrest, demanding money in exchange for resolving the warrant...Read More »
LPSO Narcotics Agents Make Back To Back Busts, Arresting two and Seizing Nearly 40 lbs of Narcotics
Feb 05, 2021 03:39PM ● By News Desk
LPSO says both men are facing charges after consecutive overnight traffic stops led to the discovery of illegal narcotics and weapons...Read More »
New Iberia Man to Serve 10 Years in Prison
Feb 05, 2021 02:45PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Alfonzo JohnLouis, 42, of New Iberia, Louisiana, was sentenced to 120 months (10 years) in prison followed by...Read More »
Lafayette Man Arrested in South College Murder
Feb 05, 2021 12:36PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Cody Guccione has been arrested for the death of a 37-year-old man in an apartment in the 700 block of S. College Rd...Read More »
New Iberia City Marshal Charged in Forgery Investigation
Feb 04, 2021 03:23PM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
New Iberia City Marshal Haywood “Tony” Migues was charged and booked into the Iberia Parish Jail following an investigation into alleged falsifying of subpoena signatures...Read More »
FTC Received 18,780 Fraud Reports from Louisiana Consumers in 2020
Feb 04, 2021 02:23PM ● By News Desk
New Data Shows FTC Received 18,780 Fraud Reports from Louisiana Consumers in 2020. Louisiana consumers reported losing $21,538,613 to scams last year...Read More »