Statewide News

Nagin sentenced to 10 years

U.S. District Judge Helen Berrigan sentenced former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin to 10 years on Wednesday.

BUSTED: NOPD arrests Bourbon Street shooting suspect in Mississippi

UPDATE: Shortly after 5:20 PM on Friday July 4, 2014, the New Orleans Police Department's Violent Offender Warrant Squad and the US Marshal's Office arrested Trung "Joe" Le in Mississippi. ---

Kentwood LA: Couple arrested for illegal drug activity

TPSO News Release For Immediate Release from Sheriff Daniel Edwards

Shop video shows Hammond pair selling guns day before reporting them stolen

A Hammond woman is under arrest, and authorities are searching for her accomplice after the two falsely reported a theft and then allegedly sold the stolen property to a pawn shop.

SMPSO needs help finding suspects in Bayou Vista Wal-Mart theft

Investigators need your help in finding two suspects accused of stealing a big screen TV from the Wal-Mart in Bayou Vista. After reviewing surveillance video, detectives have identified the two suspects as:

Pointe Coupee man looking for place to display 800lb. alligator

A Pointe Coupee man has a dilemma: he caught one of the biggest alligators in local history, but he needs a place to put it. Now he is looking for a spot where everyone can enjoy it.

Everyone can help protect kids from vehicle-related heatstroke

About 40 children die in U.S. annually after being left in vehicles

Everyone can help protect kids from vehicle-related heatstroke

About 40 children die in U.S. annually after being left in vehicles

Sheriff's Office looking for Baton Rouge teen

Baton Rouge, La.-- East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s deputies are looking for a 16-year-old Baton Rouge girl that they believe ran away from home early yesterday morning or Monday night.

Jindal calls for end of Common Core, LDOE responds

Jindal is calling for the termination of Common Core, saying he wants Louisiana standards, not national standards.