A man’s body was found under a carport in the 100 block of Rubria Street Wednesday, police say.
A DOTD contractor was killed Wednesday while working on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge, DOTD said in a statement.
A Lafayette man who is a convicted felon pleaded guilty Monday in federal court to illegally possessing a loaded semi-automatic pistol, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Lafayette.
A St. Landry Parish community is reeling after three young residents died in a domestic double murder-suicide in Port Barre on Tuesday.
An Opelousas Junior High School student was arrested after allegedly making a false bomb threat during a school event Friday night, KATC reports.
A social media post of a Lafayette police officer with a caption making light of firing her gun in a north Lafayette neighborhood is drawing ire from the community.
Family members and local law enforcement leaders gathered Friday to celebrate the graduation of nine recruits from the Lafayette Fire Department training academy, a much-needed addition to the local firefighting force, the fire chief said.
Two Eunice High School students were arrested Friday after allegedly pouring Krud Kutter into a teacher’s drink and filming the encounter on Snapchat.
On May 11, 2018, Denise Levine lost her only son, Chazton Guidry, when the 16-year-old was shot on the corner of Bailey and Clover streets in Abbeville. Two days after the anniversary of his death, Levine received a call that again shook her world…
Louisiana state prisons have over-relied on solitary confinement and have been employing troubling and inconsistent practices in recent years, an outcome of the corrections department's vague disciplinary policy that is often disregarded, as well …
A Roanoke man is accused of attempting to run over pedestrians catching crawfish in a ditch near his crawfish farm, KATC reports.
A Mamou man is accused of beating and killing a three-month-old puppy after the puppy nipped his son’s finger, KATC reports.
The local motorcycle officers injured while escorting President Donald Trump’s motorcade Tuesday were honored with a set of cuff links and a presidential challenge coin for their service.
A Lafayette man was arrested Monday in the 2018 slaying of 16-year-old Chazton Guidry, two days after the one-year anniversary of the Abbeville teenager’s death.
A juvenile was arrested after breaking into a Boys and Girls Club in Abbeville and attempting to steal several video game consoles, police say.
A Lafayette woman accused of killing her 2-month-old daughter is requesting bail after spending more than a month in jail without action on her case. Public defenders say they're too busy to help, particularly because she'll need specialized assis…
Nearly two years after the disappearance of Jacquelyn "Daisy Lynn" Landry, the trial of the man accused of her homicide was delayed Monday as a new witness was recently located.
The Abbeville Police Department says that a man has been arrested for attempted second-degree murder after they say he shot off his brother’s middle finger during a dispute.
Grieving Abbeville mothers gathered Saturday afternoon to mourn the loss of their murdered children and call on the community to help them achieve justice for the unsolved crimes.
On May 7, 2019 at approximately 11:16 pm Lafayette Police responded to shots fired in the 500 block of Edison Street at a local park. Officers located one victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where …
Tactical officers from across Louisiana and Texas are running, leaping and shooting their way through training exercises at the Louisiana Tactical Police Officers Association conference in Lafayette this week.
A man was arrested Saturday at a Lafayette hotel after he was observed wearing military gear and pointing a rifle out of the window at the parking lot.
Suspended Lafayette City Marshal Brian Pope has entered a plea of not guilty to the two latest felony malfeasance charges against him.
Jennings Police have arrested two men in connection with the April 15 shooting at the local Walmart, according to a report from KATC.
Several agencies including Homeland Security and INTERPOL worked together to arrest a Mexican citizen in Calcasieu Parish who was wanted for murder in Mexico.
A Crowley woman pleaded guilty in federal court to stealing over $148,000 from her employer while working as their bookkeeper.