In a ceremony held in Charleston, South Carolina, on Saturday, March 23, the Lafayette Police Department was nationally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) at the 100th CALEA conference.
Police in Lafayette are looking for four suspects in relation to an armed robbery.
On March 26 at approximately 11:50 p.m., Lafayette Police responded to the 1300 block of East Pinhook Road regarding an armed robbery.
Baton Rouge detectives have found a man wanted in the January 5 murder of Keith Matthews.
Fugitive Shingo Edwards has been arrested. Crime Stoppers received information that Edwards was at a hotel in Lafayette.
Representatives from Entergy took time out of their day today to provide safety tips to students at SLCC. Students in the electrician program at SLCC got a first-hand look at safety around power lines with a demonstration by Entergy linem