Authorities arrested at least seven people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into Parish Prison between noon Saturday and noon Sunday.
One person died and another was in critical condition following a four-vehicle wreck on Airline Highway near Perkins Road Sunday afternoon.
Antoine Bowie waited in limbo. For days, the 16-year-old sat in what was supposed to be a short-term holding cell in East Baton Rouge Parish Prison's central booking area, the often busy and loud gateway into the jail.
A body found on Spanish Town Road early Sunday morning was that of a homicide victim, according to Baton Rouge Police Department detectives.
One person was killed in what appears to be a drive-by shooting on the Bonnet Carre Spillway early Sunday, according to the St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office, and the investigation closed Interstate 10 West for several hours.
A 50-year-old man was struck by a vehicle and killed Saturday night while walking along a Port Allen highway, according to Louisiana State Police.
Neighbors expressed shock and concern after a drive-by shooting on a usually quiet suburban street late Friday night, saying it's not the kind of thing they ever expected to see in their neighborhood.
Authorities arrested at least nine people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into Parish Prison between noon Friday and noon Saturday.
EMS is responding to a scene near the intersection of Mason Avenue and Casper Street where one or more pedestrians were reportedly struck by a vehicle Saturday night.
A Baton Rouge man accused of working with two others to lure a man to an alley and rob him was arrested Friday on armed robbery and other counts.
Delta Kappa Epsilon boasts more past presidents among its members than all other American fraternities — a list that includes Theodore Roosevelt, Gerald Ford and both George W. and George H.W. Bush.
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development was working with local law enforcement to identify the source of a large gravel spill that backed up traffic on I-10 East near Siegen Lane for more than two hours.
DONALDSONVILLE — Three people were shot at a rap party that was under law enforcement supervision early Saturday morning in Ascension Parish, sheriff's deputies said.
A man was injured in a drive-by shooting on Crestwood Street late Friday night when an unknown perpetrator opened fire on a house and car.
Beloved East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office canine Jumma's end of watch came this week, after 11 years of service to the community and millions of dollars in drug busts credited to her precise nose.
Some LSU administrators have been placed on leave pending an investigation into their conduct in response to hazing allegations against several members of the Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity, university officials announced Friday evening.
Only members of Delta Kappa Epsilon were supposed to know what happened inside their fraternity house on LSU's campus.
Authorities arrested at least six people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into Parish Prison between noon Wednesday and noon Friday.
wo juveniles were arrested Friday after officials believe they intentionally set fire to a vacant home in Old South Baton Rouge earlier this month, said Baton Rouge Fire Department spokesman Mark Miles.
Nine members of LSU's Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity are facing criminal accusations of hazing and other related offenses after its national organization — one of the oldest fraternities in the nation — announced the sudden closure of its LSU chap…
Nine members of LSU's Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity were accused Thursday of participating in abusive hazing rituals that included beating pledges with a metal pipe, dousing them with gasoline and urinating on them.
The allegations of unlawful political contributions against three State Police commissioners, as well as their responses to the claims, were sent Thursday to Gov. John Bel Edwards to determine if there is cause for their removal.
Nine LSU Delta Kappa Epsilon members were arrested Thursday and Friday on hazing allegations that allege some poured gasoline on pledges and forced them to lie face down on broken glass while they were urinated on.
Allegations against nine members of LSU's Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity that surfaced Thursday include ordering pledges to lie face down on a basketball court covered in broken glass while being urinated on.
Nine members of LSU's former chapter of Delta Kappa Epsilon either have been or will be arrested and accused of hazing, authorities have said.
Nine members of LSU's Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity were arrested Thursday and accused of hazing and other related offenses.
A pregnant woman and her unborn child were killed early Thursday when, police say, a drive-by shooter fired bullets through a window at her home.
A second man linked to the Clinton double shooting Sunday that killed one person was arrested Wednesday in Allen Parish, East Feliciana Parish Sheriff Jeff Travis said.
After the Baton Rouge police chief apologized for a 1993 photo of two officers in blackface for an investigation, CNN anchor and Baton Rouge native Don Lemon weighed in, saying the chief was right to apologize and call the photos "inappropriate."
The Baton Rouge man dubbed as "The Hamburglar" who allegedly robbed three local restaurants since mid-January was arrested Monday.
GONZALES — The way Jacob Westbrook tells it, he and Todd "T.J." Toups stood face to face for about 8 to 10 seconds with their fists up as Westbrook held a kitchen knife in his left hand.
PRAIRIEVILLE — A shootout between a homeowner and an intruder in an Ascension Parish neighborhood left one man dead and another injured early Wednesday morning.
A woman pointing a gun at an officer prompted a police chase that started near Livonia and ended in Baton Rouge Tuesday afternoon, according to a WBRZ report.
LUTCHER — St. James Parish sheriff's deputies are searching for leads and a motive in the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old Gramercy man Monday night, authorities said.
A shooting Tuesday afternoon on Tennessee Street near McKinley High School has left a student injured and the school on lockdown.
A McKinley High School student was shot and injured while walking near the campus around dismissal time Tuesday afternoon, just hours after a fight broke out among students inside the school.
GONZALES — Jacob Westbrook, the man accused of fatally stabbing a St. Amant High senior more than three years ago, mused by text about his "strong craving" to "hurt someone for no reason" just eight days before the slaying of the 18-year-old, pros…
One person was killed in a West Baton Rouge trailer park shooting Monday night, but few details were being released on Tuesday.
Authorities arrested at least two people suspected of driving while intoxicated in East Baton Rouge Parish and booked them into Parish Prison between noon Sunday and noon Monday.
Baton Rouge rapper NBA YoungBoy was arrested Monday afternoon in an Atlanta hotel after an incident involving the hotel's housekeeping staff, according to a report from WSB-TV.
A photo of two white Baton Rouge police officers covered in dark make-up — snapped before a 1993 undercover drug sting in a predominantly black community — has the capital city now part of the nation’s reckoning of racist images.
Authorities have made an arrest and are continuing to investigate a possible connection between two shootings that occurred Sunday evening in Clinton.
A Baton Rouge judge stopped short Monday of dismissing a former state agency head's claims that she was retaliated against for blowing the whistle on illegal campaign contributions.
A Baton Rouge restaurant owner was arrested after one pound of heroin and $9,000 in cash were seized from his home, according to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office.
The parents of a Pointe Coupee Parish toddler were indicted Monday on negligent homicide in her death, with prosecutors claiming the adults were sleeping after having smoked marijuana when the 3-year-old wandered off and drowned in a pool.
A Baton Rouge police officer arrested Saturday on DWI has been placed on restricted duty and taken off the streets, BRPD spokesman Sgt. Don Coppola Jr. said Monday.
Two juveniles were injured in a crash in a stolen vehicle on Plank Road near Chippewa Street Monday morning, one of whom was also injured in a prior, unrelated shooting, according to police.