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Man allegedly burglarizes neighbor's home, tells police he 'saw' two suspects

A New Iberia man told police that he saw two men burglarize his neighbor's home, when in fact, he was the culprit.

Family friend charged for his part in multi-year juvenile sex case

A convict currently held in a Rhode Island prison on child molestation charges was transported to CPSO Calcasieu Correctional Center for his part in a multi-year juvenile sex crime case.

Instagram post lands 17-year-old with criminal charges for drug possession

A post on Instagram prompted a narcotics investigation that resulted in criminal charges for a 17-year-old girl from Patterson, La.

Tropical Depression Seven forms in Caribbean, no impact to Gulf

The National Hurricane Center named Tropical Depression Seven in the northern Caribbean Sea on Wednesday. Impacts are forecast to stay minimal in the continental United States, especially in the Gulf of Mexico.

Congressman Boustany against militray action in Syria

Congressman Charles Boustany is speaking out about the situation in Syria.  He is on his way to Washington deeply skeptical that military action from the US is the answer, although chemical weapons used against innocents goes against a tre

LOCATED: 15-year-old girl last seen leaving school in St. Landry Parish

UPDATE: Alexandria Marie Davis was located and is unharmed. ORIGINAL: Officials are asking for help from the public to locate a missing teen who was last seen in downtown Lafayette.

Westwego man arrested in check forgery case

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office, with the assistance of the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office, arrested a man for forging a check.

Impairment suspected in Calcasieu Parish pedestrian fatality

A Sulphur man was struck and killed on I-10 eastbound by a vehicle.

Data show some two-year degrees worth more than four-year counterparts

Time isn't always money when it comes to higher education.

Troopers arrest 32 for DWI, seize illegal drugs, issue thousands of citations over Labor Day weekend

Throughout the Labor Day weekend, Louisiana State Police in conjunction with numerous local law enforcement agencies participated in Operation “Safe Corridor” in an effort to decrease serious injury and fatal crashes along Interstat