A man was shot in the arm after several people started fighting outside a Coursey Boulevard bar overnight, officials said.
Police are investigating a recent incident at a Baton Rouge Chili's restaurant in which a group of people allegedly attacked the restaurant's teenage hostess because their party was too big to sit together and she was trying to enforce seating res…
Police say a man who was arrested Monday morning is believed to be the organizer of block parties on Plank and River roads where a shooting occurred.
Authorities arrested at least three people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into parish prison between noon Sunday and noon Monday, booking records show:
A Louisiana civil rights organization has sued the state Department of Corrections in an effort to obtain records that would shed light on the inmate furlough review panel created in April to reduce the prison population amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Speakers are blaring and people are dancing, showing off nice cars and new outfits, blowing off steam. But the chance to let loose and socialize comes with serious security concerns and a heightened risk of spreading coronavirus.
A building housing a night club on North Street partially collapsed late Sunday afternoon and lead to the building's tear down, Baton Rouge Fire officials said.
Nick Tullier, an East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff's deputy who was critically injured in the July 2016 attack on local law enforcement and outlived a bleak prognosis he wouldn’t survive, has moved back home to Baton Rouge after nearly four years of…
One person was injured in a shooting Sunday afternoon on Congress Boulevard after being struck in the lower body by a bullet, according to Baton Rouge police.
At least one person was killed and two others were injured in a shooting at a Tangipahoa trail ride event Saturday evening, the Tangipahoa Sheriff's Office said.
Authorities arrested at least five people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into parish prison between noon on July 31 and noon Friday, booking records show.
Police have identified a teenager killed during an alleged armed robbery Thursday night in Baton Rouge.
One person died and two more were injured in shootings Thursday evening, marking Baton Rouge's third homicide this week amid a continued spike in gun violence.
A California man died in a Thursday morning after his motorcycle crashed into a concrete wall on a service road in East Baton Rouge Parish, State Police reported.
Witness accounts of an antique car, video surveillance and a bloody rubber glove led Baton Rouge police to make an arrest in a recent double homicide, records show.
A motorcyclist was killed Thursday morning in a one-vehicle crash on Interstate 10 in Baton Rouge, state police say.
One person was killed and two others were injured in gunfire Tuesday during a violent night in Baton Rouge, police said.
A Baton Rouge man arrested Tuesday is accused of making his three young children help him manufacture and sell drugs.
Some local residents showed their support for Baton Rouge police Tuesday by distributing 150 box lunches and holding a car parade outside BRPD headquarters.
A man accused of setting fire to a vehicle at an occupied Baton Rouge apartment building surrendered to authorities on Monday, the Baton Rouge Fire Department reported.
A dog that joined the State Fire Marshal's Office almost a decade ago and played a critical role investigating the St. Landry church fires retired this week.
A former Livingston Parish SWAT leader and teacher accused of numerous sex crimes, including rape and child pornography, will go to trial in mid-2021.
Authorities arrested at least four people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into parish prison between noon Sunday and noon Friday, booking records show.
After a man was taken into police custody and later arrested in a shooting Thursday that left a woman in critical condition, detectives also linked him to an earlier June homicide at Tim's Food Mart on North Ardenwood Drive.
A Baton Rouge man was arrested in a shooting Thursday afternoon on Monet Drive that left a woman in critical condition, Baton Rouge Police reported.
A man whose body was discovered Tuesday by Livingston Parish Sheriff's deputies died from a gunshot wound, according to the Sheriff's Office.
The Baton Rouge woman arrested earlier this month after allegedly threatening a driver traveling on her flooded street — striking the vehicle with a baseball bat and then aiming a gun at the driver — no longer works for the East Baton Rouge Parish…
Baton Rouge firefighters responding to an arson of a vehicle on fire later learned the car had previously been damaged in gunfire, officials announced Thursday morning.
A Tangipahoa Parish equipment shop worker was found shot to death inside his workplace Wednesday morning, but police don't yet have have a suspect or motive in the homicide.
Long before he ever rode in a fire truck or an ambulance to save a life, Joe DeSoto's fire station was a backyard in Texas — and an old shoe box was his helmet.
A man was rescued from atop his submerged vehicle Monday morning after it skidded off Interstate 10, between Siegen Lane and Highland Road, and overturned in high water, the St. George Fire Protection District reported.
Baton Rouge police are investigating a homicide after the victim was found dead from gunshot wounds off South Choctaw Drive on Monday afternoon.
Nearly a year after a West Baton Rouge Parish deputy fatally shot a Port Allen man in the back of the neck while serving a "no-knock" warrant, his girlfriend filed a federal lawsuit arguing the sheriff's office and its deputies violated the couple…
A Baton Rouge police officer was suspended for 15 days after bodycam footage from an incident in December showed him yelling obscenities and pointing his stun gun at people congregating outside LSU's Tigerland bars past closing time.