Double-homicide suspect Antonio Tyson, 49, has been transferred to the Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola after a failed escape attempt.
Detectives with the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s obtained warrants late Thursday (December 1) night for the arrest of two individuals in connection with the fatal shooting which occurred Monday in the Slidell area.
A former police chief in Amite City, Louisiana and a former Amite City councilmember were each sentenced yesterday to one year in prison for violating federal election laws as part of a conspiracy to pay, or offer to pay, voters for voting in a federal election.
The Ponchatoula Police Department is currently investigating a shooting incident that occurred on Saturday around 4:20pm in the area of S. 8th Street & W. McClellan St.
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help following a shooting which occurred late Monday (November 28) night in the Slidell area.
On Monday, November 28, 2022, at approximately 7 a.m., the Covington Police Department responded to the scene of an apparent double homicide where two victims were located burned beyond recognition, in the 500 block of E. Gibson Street, Covington, LA.
On Monday, November 28, 2022, at approximately 7 a.m., the Covington Police Department responded to the scene of an apparent double homicide where two people were burned beyond recognition in the 500 block of E. Gibson Street, Covington, LA.
Chief Jimmy Travis reports the shooting death of 22-year-old Christopher Sibley, who was gunned down near his home on White Oak Lane in Fluker, LA around 8:30 PM yesterday.
Chief Jimmy Travis reports the arrest of 35-year-old Johnathan Calcota and 32-year-old Jackel Moore, both of Hammond, after a two month investigation concludes with the seizure of a large amount of narcotics, cash and a firearm.
MADISONVILLE---Last night, shortly before 6:30 p.m., Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop L began investigating a two-vehicle crash on LA Hwy 22 near Helen Drive in St. Tammany Parish.
A former St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office reserve employee was arrested Tuesday (November 15) night for one count of Domestic Abuse Battery with Child Endangerment (felony).
Sheriff Jason Ard confirms LPSO deputies responded to a report of shots fired around 1p.m., on Monday. This incident is reported to have happened on Hwy 40 at Jones Rd - at an Independence address - located within Livingston Parish. At this time, one victim has been transported with non-life…
Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office narcotics detectives were traveling on Highway 21 north of Varnado when they observed a Mississippi licensed truck being driven southbound at an excessive speed. The truck was stopped near the entrance to Rayburn Correctional Center and the driver, Devree D…
HAMMOND---This morning, shortly after 10:45 a.m., Louisiana State Police Troop L was notified of a fatal hit and run crash involving a pedestrian on LA Hwy 1040 near Pumpkin Center Road. The crash claimed the life of an unidentified pedestrian.
On 10/27/2022 at approximately 9pm, Mandeville Police was dispatched to a complaint relative to an armed robbery that had just been committed at 2198 Florida St., business of Ra Shop. 2 unidentified males wearing full face coverings entered the business armed with knives and demanded money a…
Tangipahoa Parish Sheriffs Office Chief Jimmy Travis announces the arrest of Alvin Roy Phillips and Earl Duncan, Jr after a string of Dollar General burglaries were reported during the month of October.
October 27, 2022, City of Hammond, LA – On October 25, 2022, the Hammond Police Department responded to the area of 204 West Thomas Street regarding a report of criminal damage. The victim reported while he was inside of Benny’s Bar an unknown white male punctured two of his tires with an un…
On October 24, a Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to a complaint on Reid Pigott Road concerning a suspicious man carrying a large stick who was walking in and out of a yard and then into adjacent woods. When the deputy arrived on the scene, he was unable to locate the man …
Late in the evening of October 24, a Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to a report of a suspicious couple sitting inside a vehicle at a cemetery on Thigpen Road. When the deputy arrived at the scene, he discovered Douglas Earl Demmons, 35, a resident of Thigpen Road and Jes…
The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office reports the murder of 21-year-old Howard Watkins, Jr., of Hammond, Louisiana, after he was shot during an altercation stemming from a child custody visitation Tuesday.
On Friday, October 14th, during the Bogalusa High School homecoming game, a 15-year-old juvenile was shot and killed just outside of the stadium.
HAMMOND, LA – Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office Chief Jimmy Travis stated in a press conference this afternoon that (7) seven individuals have been arrested in connection to a shooting that tragically claimed the life of a 16-year-old Hammond High Student. The incident took place close to m…
St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s deputies have arrested an unidentified man who was caught in the act while burglarizing a Mandeville-area business.
In working with their partners with the St. Tammany Parish Coroner’s Office DNA Lab and the DNA Doe Project, St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s detectives have positively identified the victim in a 2016 homicide investigation.
A Lee Road-area girl was arrested Thursday (October 6) on a misdemeanor menacing charge after telling classmates she was going to bring a gun to school and shoot another classmate.
A Mandeville-area boy has been arrested on a Menacing charge after admitting he told another student Monday (October 3) morning that he planned to blow up his school.
On October 3, three Washington Parish Jail inmates were arrested for physical assault on a fourth jail inmate. Inmate Elisha Brown initiated the assault and was joined by inmates Travon D. Washington and Aaron Little in the unprovoked assault on the inmate victim.
On October 2, a Franklinton Police Department lieutenant was en route to work when he observed a vehicle outside the town limits being driven in a reckless manner. He called the information in to the Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office and he and a Sheriff’s Office lieutenant encountered the …
The Covington Police Department is offering a $2,000 cash reward for anyone who has information that leads to the arrest of the perpetrator involved in the shooting that occurred on Saturday, October 1, 2022, at the intersection of N. Filmore Street, and W. 33rd Ave.
BEDICO---Chief Jimmy Travis reports the arrest of three individuals following an overnight stand-off resulting from shots being exchanged and a TPSO K9 being wounded.
On Saturday, October 1, 2022, at approximately 8 p.m., the Covington Police Department responded to calls of shots fired at the intersection of W. 33rd Ave, and N. Filmore St. Officers were quickly on the scene and discovered two people were injured with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. …
Megan C. Cooper, 34, a resident of Highway 1074, was arrested on September 28 by a detective with the Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force. While patrolling in the Isabel area on Highway 16, the detective observed an automobile being driven in an erratic manner. He stopped the …
On September 28, Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives obtained a warrant from a 22nd Judicial District Judge authorizing them to search a residence located on Military Road. Upon entering the residence, the detectives encountered two individuals, each of whom was arrested.
TANGIPAHOA PARISH---The State Fire Marshal’s Office (SFM) has arrested an Amite man for setting a fire inside of his home during a domestic dispute while a woman and the couple’s toddler were inside.
The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office reports two additional arrests in the murder of Donte Perry and subsequent shooting of Perry’s 12-year-old daughter on September 12, 2022.
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office has arrested a former employee after it was learned he was bringing illegal narcotics into the St. Tammany Parish Correctional Center.