Statewide News

Louisiana police officer locks himself in hot car for PSA

"I can barely breath and sweat is everywhere." That's what a Louisiana police officer had to say while he was locked inside a car for 10-minutes.

4-year-old killed by driver in Ouachita Parish

A four-year-old girl died after being hit by a vehicle around 9:45 p.m. on US Highway 165, south of Interstate 20 in Ouachita Parish.

18-wheeler driver killed in Richland Parish crash

Louisiana State Police responded to a four-vehicle fatal crash on Interstate 20 in Richland Parish on Tuesday afternoon.

New Iberia woman charged for death of 2 Parish workers

A New Iberia woman, Alicia Marie Mire, 26, has been formerly charged with two counts of Negligent Homicide after she caused an accident that resulted in the death of two Iberia Parish employees on Tuesday afternoon.

Nagin sentenced to 10 years

U.S. District Judge Helen Berrigan sentenced former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin to 10 years on Wednesday.

BUSTED: NOPD arrests Bourbon Street shooting suspect in Mississippi

UPDATE: Shortly after 5:20 PM on Friday July 4, 2014, the New Orleans Police Department's Violent Offender Warrant Squad and the US Marshal's Office arrested Trung "Joe" Le in Mississippi. ---

Kentwood LA: Couple arrested for illegal drug activity

TPSO News Release For Immediate Release from Sheriff Daniel Edwards

Shop video shows Hammond pair selling guns day before reporting them stolen

A Hammond woman is under arrest, and authorities are searching for her accomplice after the two falsely reported a theft and then allegedly sold the stolen property to a pawn shop.

SMPSO needs help finding suspects in Bayou Vista Wal-Mart theft

Investigators need your help in finding two suspects accused of stealing a big screen TV from the Wal-Mart in Bayou Vista. After reviewing surveillance video, detectives have identified the two suspects as:

Pointe Coupee man looking for place to display 800lb. alligator

A Pointe Coupee man has a dilemma: he caught one of the biggest alligators in local history, but he needs a place to put it. Now he is looking for a spot where everyone can enjoy it.