News stories involving crime
Nine Horses Found Neglected in St. Landry Parish—Husband & Wife Arrested
The husband and wife were charged with nine counts of simple cruelty to animals.
New Iberia Police Searching for Suspect After Monday Shooting
The suspect is considered armed and dangerous.
Crowley Police Searching for Suspect After Hardware Store Theft
If you have any information, call 337-789-TIPS.
Would-be Thief Captured By Lafayette Convenience Store Employees
Quick thinking and brave actions by employees stopped a robbery-in-progress.
New Iberia Senior High Locked Down, Weapon Recovered Amid Search
NISH will remain on lockdown for the rest of the school day Monday.
Shooting Threat Forces Beau Chene Into Lockdown for Third Time
The school has been plagued by several threats so far this school year.
Beau Chene Students Evacuated After Two Threats in One Day
It's been a busy, scary day at Beau Chene High School.
Lafayette Parish Students Arrested After Threat Against Northside
The arrests come as LPSS and law enforcement continue to crack down on threats made against schools.
San Francisco Legalizes Police Robots Using Lethal Force
The decision by San Francisco's board of supervisors is certainly turning a lot of heads.
Northside Locked Down Tuesday After Online Threat Against Admin
Another lockdown in Lafayette parish as an administrator is threatened via social media post.
Murder Suspect May Be in South Louisiana, Florida Police Say
An alleged violent offender has ties, and an outstanding warrant, in Louisiana.
Covington Man Arrested in Double Homicide of Burned Victims
An arrest has been made, but the victims have not been officially named by law enforcement despite media reports.
Covington Homicide Leaves Victims 'Burned Beyond Recognition'
Covington police have not released much information about the crime.
Former Opelousas Senator Arrested for Driving Under the Influence
State troopers confirmed the arrest and summons to court on multiple charges.
Arnaudville Woman Life Tragically Taken in Four-Car Crash
One driver as been arrested for vehicular homicide and impaired driving.
Louisiana Teacher Arrested for Giving Vape Pen, Texting Students
The teacher was arrested on campus after an investigation into allegations of inappropriate behavior.
Lafayette Police Bust Man with $47,000 Worth of Cough Syrup
The cough syrup, which the FDA has been restricting in recent years, has long used for its narcotic effects.
Is Killing Rats in Your Home About to Become Illegal?
Vague language in a new law might be problematic for homeowners.