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25i banned in Louisiana after being linked to death at music festival

 An emergency ban has been placed on a new synthetic chemical that is said to be responsible for the death of a young man.

A look inside Louisiana's High Tech Crime unit

Parents across the US worry about many things when it comes to their children's safety. But many, like Josie Sewell say even though they police their children's online activities heavily, internet safety is always a huge concern.

12-year-old fighting for his life in Shreveport shooting

One person is in police custody and a child is fighting for his life following a shooting in east Shreveport Tuesday night.

Tips from the community land accused drug dealer behind bars

 Tips from concerned citizens in an Opelousas neighborhood helped aid police in the arrest of a local drug dealer.

Caddo Parish man accused of hurting 3 young children

Caddo Parish deputies are searching for a man who allegedly hurt three of his friend's young children.

14-year-old bicyclist dies after being hit by intoxicated driver

A 14-year-old boy who was hit by a car while riding his bike died yesterday as a result of his injuries. The driver who hit him was arrested for DWI and could now face additional charges.

Lake Charles Police looking for four liquor thieves

 On November 1, 2012, the Lake Charles Police Department responded to a theft of goods complaint at a Rite Aid on Ryan Street. Four black females entered the store and stole numerous bottles of liquor.

Repeat offender lands additional charges for hiding bag of drugs in rear end

 Officers with the Eunice Police Department made a surprise discovery while booking a repeat offender in jail. During the required strip search, they noticed that the suspect attempted to hide a bag of drugs in his posterior.

Opelousas man busted on Election Day for bank robbery in Baton Rouge

A man from Opelousas was arrested in Baton Rouge for allegedly robbing a bank on Florida Street.

Eunice man arrested for knocking his girlfriends teeth out

 A Eunice man who was wanted for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend at her campus apartment is behind bars today.