CrimeTracker

  Testimony begins in trial of accused cop killer

Family members of the late Officer Thomas LaValley softly cried as audio of his final moments alive were played for jurors

  Woman found dead in apartment identified; death ruled homicide

Police seek help identifying beer theft suspect

Trial starts Thursday for accused cop killer

Body found in Bossier City apartment fire

Police: Man with high-powered rifle robs convenience store

Gregg County authorities continue to investigate shooting

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NOPD: Woman sought for stealing $12,000 worth of jewelry from hotel room

  Man found dead in Shelby County; investigation underway

  Dad wrestles alleged peeping Tom to ground outside daughter’s bedroom

Stabbing sends man to Shreveport hospital

Man charged with unwanted sexual contact with passenger aboard Charlotte flight

Fight leads to shooting near State Fair grounds

Man injured in Saturday night shooting; suspect sought

Police are investigating as a man fights for his life after being shot.

  Arkansas bridge now pays tribute to Maleah Davis

The span along I-30 stands near where the 4-year-old Houston girl’s body was found

Man dies following apparent home invasion; suspect sought

A man is recovering from a gunshot wound after an apparent home invasion in Texarkana.

ETX authorities investigating fatal shooting; man charged

A man is facing a murder charge in connection to a shooting that left one man dead on Thursday, Nov. 8.

Manhunt underway for suspect in Aniah Blanchard case

  Boy accused of bringing unloaded handgun onto campus

  Caddo Coroner’s Office identifies north Shreveport shooting victim

  SPD investigating 3 shootings, 1 fatal

  Officer hears gunshots, finds man who had been shot twice

  Man dies after being shot in chest area outside store

  The verdict is in; it’s ‘case closed’ for ‘Murder Chose Me’

No 4th season for the Shreveport-based homicide thriller, the ID network says

Marshall man arrested in connection with traffic deaths of 2 high school students

The final crash report indicates Jackson had marijuana in his system and was driving 109 miles per hour.

Teen and young adult found with drugs, guns during traffic stop

A deputy with CPSO pulled over a 2012 Ford Mustang driven by a 16-year-old girl on Jersey Gold Road. Christian Blankenship was the passenger.

Man wanted for stealing NY Strip Steaks from Walmart

Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information leading to the identity and arrest of the person responsible for this crime.

Grand jury indicts Henderson ISD trustee accused of putting sugar in opponent’s gas tank

Jonathan Earl Best, 58, of Henderson, is charged with state-jail felony criminal mischief.

Victim speaks out about multiple shootings that left one man dead in Nacogdoches County

Developments in Sunday's multiple shooting that killed one man in Nacogdoches County continue to surface. Victor Torres remains in jail under a one-million-dollar bond. One of the victims speaks out.

Hunt County sheriff releases Greenville shooting suspect in wake of new evidence

The Hunt County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the shooting that occurred on October 27, 2019 at the Party Venue on U.S. Highway 380.

Former Slaughter police officer convicted after punching fire chief at gas station

A former officer with the Slaughter Police Department has been convicted after punching the town’s fire chief.

  Family member living in La. recounts slaying of 9 relatives in Mexico

The victims were living in a community founded as part of an offshoot of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Agencies launch task force to crack down on human trafficking

Federal, state and local agencies gathered today at the U.S. federal courthouse in downtown Shreveport to launch a new initiative to crackdown on human trafficking.

26-year-old man allegedly shoots 15-year-old in face after sexual disagreement

A 26-year-old man is now behind bars after allegedly shooting a 15-year-old in the face following a disagreement involving sex.

UPDATE: Suspect in SunTrust Bank robbery in Columbus arrested in Phenix City

Police in Columbus are currently investigating a bank robbery in Uptown Columbus.

JPSO: Deputy fires shots at murder suspect apprehended in Tigerland

Law enforcement officials are investigating after a deputy with the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office reportedly discharged his weapon while involved in capturing a wanted suspect.

Nacogdoches County sheriff: Murder may have been case of mistaken identity

According to Nacogdoches County Sheriff Jason Bridges, the suspect in Sunday's shooting gave investigators a full confession.

ArkLaTex sheriff warns of scam that targets the elderly

People are being tricked into giving scammers remote access to their computers

Amber Alert: 2-year-old taken by non-custodial father

Jaya and Juan Trevino were last seen entering a 2014 black Nissan Sentra bearing Texas license plates

Social media, police reports used to predict future crimes

A group of former and current LSU students is trying to predict crime and so far, they say they’ve just about figured it out. It’s called Crimer, and it’s based in Baton Rouge.

Search continues for man who ditched stolen car

People in the Powhatan area should remain alert and report any suspicious activity, authorities advise

Baton Rouge man pleads guilty to multi-million dollar bank, wire fraud scheme

A Baton Rouge man has pleaded guilty to a multi-million dollar scheme involving bank and wire fraud.

  Investigators search for 5-week-old baby buried at apartment complex

The mother told police she buried the child at The Oaks at RosehIll in late 2013.

  Two wounded in drive-by shooting overnight

It happened on Viking Drive, in the Stoner Hill neighborhood.

Lawyer: Accused Texas school shooter found incompetent

An attorney says a teenager accused of fatally shooting 10 people at a Texas high school last year has been declared incompetent to stand trial by three experts.

Manhunt underway after 17-mile chase in Natchitoches

Authorities are searching the Powhatan area for a male wanted by Baton Rouge police

NOPD: Mother and son reported missing from New Orleans East located in good health

New Orleans Police say a mother and son who were reported missing on Saturday have been located and in good health.

1 dead, 3 injured after shooting in Nacogdoches County

One person is dead and three others were sent to the hospital after a shooting in Nacogdoches County.

SPD officer arrested on DWI charge after wrecking car

He admitted to having had 5 beers and blew a .170 on the test, according to the arrest report

Lindale Veteran’s Memorial vandalized on Halloween

According to a Facebook post, the memorial was egged and is now stained.

Titus County deputies arrest alleged drug dealer

An alleged drug dealer has been arrested by deputies with the Titus County Sheriff’s Office.

Reward for missing Aniah Blanchard climbs to $105,000

The reward for information in the case off missing 19-year-old Aniah Blanchard has crossed the 6-figure mark.

Razor blades reported in Halloween candy in Cincinnati suburb

'We want to stress the importance of parents checking their child’s candy for any signs of tampering'

Shreveport police respond to shooting in Stoner Hill neighborhood

A man is fighting for his life after having been shot in his head, SPD spokeswoman says

  DA clears Bossier City officer in fatal shooting; department releases bodycam footage

The Bossier City Police Department and the Bossier Parish District Attorney says the police officer who shot and killed a woman last week was justified.

  1 person shot in his back in Shreveport

Police detain the other person who was with him in the bullet-riddled truck

EBRSO deputy who fatally shot man near Jefferson Highway resigns

The deputy who fatally shot and killed a man on Highland Club Avenue near Jefferson Highway on Sept. 14 has now resigned, the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office reported Wednesday, Oct. 30.

  400 pounds of marijuana discovered during ETX traffic stop

A Chicago man is behind bars after officers discovered hundreds of pounds of marijuana in the truck he was driving.

La. woman accused of selling medical excuses to high school students

Louisiana woman Belinda Fondren, who worked at a medical clinic, is accused of selling medical excuses for $20 to high school students so they could get out of class.

Police searching for gunman in credit union robbery

A man wearing black, with a mask on his face, entered the credit union with a handgun and demanded money.

  Reforms expected in Caddo juvenile justice system

The parish is one of 7 locations in the U.S. that will take part in the Transforming Juvenile Probation program

  2 teens face charges over slaying at apartment complex

Latest arrest is a 17-year-old who is accused of being an accessory after the fact to manslaughter

ArkLaTex man accused of molesting a girl

Investigators trying to determine whether there have been other victims

  Shreveport police union to actively oppose city’s 3 bond proposals, the group’s leader says

Ex-police chief finalist claims police chief is trying to coerce officers' support

BCPD assisting U.S. Marshals with fugitive investigation

It happened in the 2900 block of Shed Road.

  Teen arrested in connection to death of teen on Tierra Drive

Shreveport police arrested a teenager on a manslaughter charge connected to the shooting death of another teen.

Victim in fatal Marshall shooting identified by police

According to a Facebook post from the Marshall Police Department, at approximately 1:30 pm, Saturday, the city of Marshall’s telecommunication center received reports that a male had been shot in the 1300 block of Melanie St in the Bel Aire Manor apartment complex.

  Coroner’s office names victim in Tierra Drive shooting

Officers believe multiple suspects could be involved in the shooting and may be traveling in a stolen, dark-colored Toyota Tacoma.

Court records show 3-year-old Kamille died from asphyxiation

Toddler Kamille “Cupcake” McKinney was killed by asphyxiation. That is according to a discussion between prosecutors and Judge Clyde Jones during the first court appearance for suspects Patrick Stallworth and Derick Brown.

Man killed in Sunday night shooting

The Shreveport Police Department confirmed Monday morning that the victim of a shooting Sunday night died.

Man shot in head following argument identified; suspect sought

Shreveport police are still looking for the suspect, 44-year-old Jerome Johnson.

  Man dies from gunshot wound to head; suspect sought

Jerome Johnson’s last known address was in the 500 block of Browning Street.

  Caddo Sheriff’s Office given $9,300 for field trauma kits

Motorcycle club makes donation in memory of the late Shreveport police Sgt. Timothy Prunty

KIRAN: Thousands of dollars missing from fundraiser meant for St. Jude’s Hospital

Co-Ed’s for Corey and Cody Gueho is an annual fundraiser held in honor of twins Corey and Cody, who were diagnosed with cancer. Frederick Gueho is their father.

  Shreveport and Louisiana see dramatic drop in homelessness

A half million Americans still have no place to live

DA recuses himself in Perkins porn case

Citing a conflict of interest, District Attorney Scott Perrilloux has recused his office from prosecuting the child pornography and rape case against a former Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy and his wife.

Ex-charity CEO sentenced to 33 months for embezzling $550K

A Louisiana hospital foundation's former fundraising chief was sentenced to 33 months for stealing more than $550,000 in donations

Where to donate for Kamille ‘Cupcake’ McKinney memorial service events

A donation page has been created to fund her memorial service events.

Hundreds gather across Birmingham to honor the life of 3-year-old Kamille McKinney

The community vows to not let Kamille McKinney's death be in vain.

Xavier students host vigil for former student shot and killed in Texas police shooting

Xavier students and faculty host a vigil and community dialogue to remember Atatiana Jefferson.

  Liquor stores push back against proposed 9 p.m. closing

Critics predict potential loss of revenue for the city and store owners