The Crowley Police Department has tallied up nearly two dozen narcotics-related arrests during the month of May.

“Our officers have been working hard and I am proud of their effort," Crowley Police Chief K.P. Gibson said. "During the month of May, 21 people have been arrested on a variety of narcotics charges.”

Of the 21 individuals caught with banned and dangerous substances, 17 individuals were taken into police custody, while four were issued citations. The following is the complete list of drug arrests made by the Crowley Police Department for May 2015.

  • Judson Etienne, 24, Crowley, booked: possession of drug paraphernalia, obstruction of justice, resisting an officer
  • Marcus J. Istre, 34, Crowley, booked: intro of contraband into jail, outstanding warrants
  • Jimmy Primes, 57, Mittie, cited: possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Cole Meche, 18, Church Point, cited: possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of schedule I narcotics
  • Jordan Broussard, 17, Rayne, cited: possession of marijuana
  • April Lemaire, 26, Crowley, booked: distribution of Oxycodone
  • William Hebert, 58, Crowley, booked: distribution of Oxycodone
  • James L. Kibodeaux, 31, Maurice, booked: PWITD Methamphetamine, outstanding warrant
  • Dustin Habetz, 29, Crowley, booked: possession of schedule I narcotics, outstanding warrant
  • Tonya Lyons, 41, Crowley, booked: distribution of schedule II narcotics
  • Daniel L. Henry, 57, Crowley, booked: possession of crack cocaine, possession of drug paraphernalia, open alcoholic container, traffic violation
  • Alan D. Kibodeaux, 51, Crowley, booked: possession of crack cocaine, possession of drug paraphernalia, outstanding warrant
  • Makenzie Oliver, 28, Church Point, booked: possession of schedule I narcotics, possession of schedule IV narcotics, possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Jessica James, 33, Church Point, booked: possession of schedule II narcotics, outstanding warrant
  • Nichole Miller, 27, Iota, cited: possession of schedule I narcotics
  • Brandi Fox, 21, Crowley, booked: possession of schedule I narcotics, possession of schedule II narcotics
  • Donald Pinson, 17, Crowley, booked: possession of a CDS in the presence of a juvenile, possession of drug paraphernalia, PWITD schedule I narcotics
  • Christopher Foreman, 30, Crowley, booked: possession of schedule II narcotics
  • Elsie Istre, 37, Crowley, booked: possession of crack cocaine
  • Edward Cormier, 43, Crowley, booked: outstanding warrant, possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Tonya Cormier, 48, Crowley, booked: obstruction of justice, outstanding warrant, possession of crack cocaine

"We are still seeing an increase in methamphetamine, crack cocaine and prescription pills." Gibson told local media. "Many investigations are ongoing. Officers are pounding the pavement to reduce criminal activity within the city."