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KPLC Lake Charles
Couple arrested after attempting to cash $100k prize from stolen lotto ticketallegedly stole lottery tickets from her job and Payne later tried to cash a wi
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
allegedly stole lottery tickets from her job and Payne later tried to cash a winning ticket in. On Jan. 19, officers with Baton Rouge Police Department were dispatched to the office of the Louisiana Lottery Corp. in reference to a theft complaint.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
BRPD welcome future officers at 'Meet The Fleet' recruiting eventThe Baton Rouge Police Department welcomed a large group of future law enforcem
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
The Baton Rouge Police Department welcomed a large group of future law enforcement officers on Saturday morning. Those who were interested in becoming part of the Baton Rouge Police family got a chance to meet officers, see some of their equipment... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
BRPD welcome future officers at 'Meet The Fleet' recruiting eventThe Baton Rouge Police Department welcomed a large group of future law enforcem
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted yesterday
The Baton Rouge Police Department welcomed a large group of future law enforcement officers on Saturday morning. Those who were interested in becoming part of the Baton Rouge Police family got a chance to meet officers, see some of their equipment... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Couple arrested after attempting to cash $100k prize from stolen lotto ticketallegedly stole lottery tickets from her job and Payne later tried to cash a wi
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
allegedly stole lottery tickets from her job and Payne later tried to cash a winning ticket in. On Jan. 19, officers with Baton Rouge Police Department were dispatched to the office of the Louisiana Lottery Corp. in reference to a theft complaint.... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
BRPD welcome future officers at 'Meet The Fleet' recruiting eventThe Baton Rouge Police Department welcomed a large group of future law enforcem
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
The Baton Rouge Police Department welcomed a large group of future law enforcement officers on Saturday morning. Those who were interested in becoming part of the Baton Rouge Police family got a chance to meet officers, see some of their equipment... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Couple arrested after attempting to cash $100k prize from stolen lotto ticketallegedly stole lottery tickets from her job and Payne later tried to cash a wi
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted yesterday
allegedly stole lottery tickets from her job and Payne later tried to cash a winning ticket in. On Jan. 19, officers with Baton Rouge Police Department were dispatched to the office of the Louisiana Lottery Corp. in reference to a theft complaint.... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Alleged drunk driver arrested after sliding on icy roads, injuring two peopleafter his car slide on an icy road. Police say the man was intoxicated at the t
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 3 days ago
after his car slide on an icy road. Police say the man was intoxicated at the time of the crash. Officials with the Baton Rouge Police Department say officers observed the man lose control of his vehicle Wednesday night in the 3600 block of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Drunk man arrested after sliding on icy roads, injuring two peoplebeen arrested after reportedly injuring two people in a wreck after sliding on
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
been arrested after reportedly injuring two people in a wreck after sliding on icy roads while drunk. Officials with the Baton Rouge Police Department say officers observed the man lose control of his vehicle on the icy roads Wednesday night in... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Drunk man arrested after sliding on icy roads, injuring two peoplebeen arrested after reportedly injuring two people in a wreck after sliding on
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 4 days ago
been arrested after reportedly injuring two people in a wreck after sliding on icy roads while drunk. Officials with the Baton Rouge Police Department say officers observed the man lose control of his vehicle on the icy roads Wednesday night in... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Drunk man arrested after sliding on icy roads, injuring two peoplebeen arrested after reportedly injuring two people in a wreck after sliding on
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 4 days ago
been arrested after reportedly injuring two people in a wreck after sliding on icy roads while drunk. Officials with the Baton Rouge Police Department say officers observed the man lose control of his vehicle on the icy roads Wednesday night in... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
WANTED: Man rang doorbell, kicked in door before burglarizing houseDetectives with the Baton Rouge Police Department are trying to identify a man
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 4 days ago
Detectives with the Baton Rouge Police Department are trying to identify a man who reportedly burglarized a house on Windsor Drive on January 7. Officials say the incident happened in the 1600 block of Windsor Drive on January 7 around 11:30 p.m.... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
3 officers dead, 3 hurt in Baton Rouge shootingwho survived the shooting, one is in critical condition and the other is in fai
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
who survived the shooting, one is in critical condition and the other is in fair condition. Officers and deputies from the Baton Rouge Police Department and East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office were involved, according to Hicks. Police-community... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Teen wanted for rape allegedly shoots at fatherstate Trelvis Everson, 18, of Baker, fired shots at his father on St. Gerard Av
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 4 days ago
state Trelvis Everson, 18, of Baker, fired shots at his father on St. Gerard Avenue in Baton Rouge on January 11. The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating the shooting. According to the arrest warrant, Everson’s father was searching... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
BRPD hosting 'Meet The Fleet' recruiting event on January 20The Baton Rouge Police Department will be hosting an open house event on Saturd
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
The Baton Rouge Police Department will be hosting an open house event on Saturday, January 20, 2018. “Meet The Fleet” is an opportunity for those interested in becoming a police officer to meet with current BRPD officers and learn about the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
BRPD hosting 'Meet The Fleet' recruiting event on January 20The Baton Rouge Police Department will be hosting an open house event on Saturd
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
The Baton Rouge Police Department will be hosting an open house event on Saturday, January 20, 2018. “Meet The Fleet” is an opportunity for those interested in becoming a police officer to meet with current BRPD officers and learn about the... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
BRPD hosting 'Meet The Fleet' recruiting event on January 20The Baton Rouge Police Department will be hosting an open house event on Saturd
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 5 days ago
The Baton Rouge Police Department will be hosting an open house event on Saturday, January 20, 2018. “Meet The Fleet” is an opportunity for those interested in becoming a police officer to meet with current BRPD officers and learn about the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
WANTED: Man armed with gun accused of robbing Chase BankDetectives with the Baton Rouge Police Department are trying to identify a man
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 days ago
Detectives with the Baton Rouge Police Department are trying to identify a man accused of armed robbery. BRPD officials say the man, armed with a handgun, robbed a Chase Bank on Monterrey Boulevard around 9:45 Tuesday morning. The black male suspect... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
WANTED: Man armed with gun accused of robbing Chase BankDetectives with the Baton Rouge Police Department are trying to identify a man
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
Detectives with the Baton Rouge Police Department are trying to identify a man accused of armed robbery. BRPD officials say the man, armed with a handgun, robbed a Chase Bank on Monterrey Boulevard around 9:45 Tuesday morning. The black male suspect... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Officers caught doing good deed respond to overwhelming reactionTwo officers with the Baton Rouge Police Department are responding after a fami
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
Two officers with the Baton Rouge Police Department are responding after a family recorded them in the middle of a random act of kindness Saturday, January 13. Corporal James Rowe and Corporal Hue Pham were filmed buying a meal for a middle-aged... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Officers caught doing good deed respond to overwhelming reactionTwo officers with the Baton Rouge Police Department are responding after a fami
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 6 days ago
Two officers with the Baton Rouge Police Department are responding after a family recorded them in the middle of a random act of kindness Saturday, January 13. Corporal James Rowe and Corporal Hue Pham were filmed buying a meal for a middle-aged... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Officers caught doing good deed respond to overwhelming reactionTwo officers with the Baton Rouge Police Department are responding after a fami
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
Two officers with the Baton Rouge Police Department are responding after a family recorded them in the middle of a random act of kindness Saturday, January 13. Corporal James Rowe and Corporal Hue Pham were filmed buying a meal for a middle-aged... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Elderly man dies from injuries sustained in Friday crashAn elderly man has died from injuries sustained in a Friday afternoon crash tha
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 days ago
An elderly man has died from injuries sustained in a Friday afternoon crash that police continue to investigate. Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a fatal crash happening on Friday around 1 p.m. in the 5500 block of Winbourne Ave. and... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Elderly man dies from injuries sustained in Friday crashAn elderly man has died from injuries sustained in a Friday afternoon crash tha
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 8 days ago
An elderly man has died from injuries sustained in a Friday afternoon crash that police continue to investigate. Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a fatal crash happening on Friday around 1 p.m. in the 5500 block of Winbourne Ave. and... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Woman dead after being hit by car near Jefferson Lakes Apartments; identity releasedjust before 3 p.m. Williams was hit by a 2009 Hyundai Accent as she was trying
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
just before 3 p.m. Williams was hit by a 2009 Hyundai Accent as she was trying to cross the road. Officials with the Baton Rouge Police Department say speed and alcohol are not suspected factors in this incident. The investigation is... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Louisiana Marathon to cause road closures over weekendrunners pass through various intersections. RELATED: St. Michael High School s
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 9 days ago
runners pass through various intersections. RELATED: St. Michael High School student takes on The Louisiana Marathon The Baton Rouge Police Department says there will be up to 2,000 runners on the road. Officers will be stationed at most... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Woman dead after being hit by car near Jefferson Lakes Apartments; identity releasedjust before 3 p.m. Williams was hit by a 2009 Hyundai Accent as she was trying
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 9 days ago
just before 3 p.m. Williams was hit by a 2009 Hyundai Accent as she was trying to cross the road. Officials with the Baton Rouge Police Department say speed and alcohol are not suspected factors in this incident. The investigation is... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
WANTED: Man accused of using brick to break car window, steal gunThe Baton Rouge Police Department is trying to identify a man who they say burg
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 9 days ago
The Baton Rouge Police Department is trying to identify a man who they say burglarized a vehicle on Wentling Avenue on Monday, January 8. BRPD officials say the incident happened around 5:30 p.m. Monday in the 11800 block of Wentling Avenue. The... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
CAUGHT: Man accused of pistol-whipping, robbing victim at apartment complexhas been arrested. Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers reported Timothy Elbert,
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 9 days ago
has been arrested. Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers reported Timothy Elbert, 28, of Baton Rouge, was found by the Baton Rouge Police Department on Thursday. Investigators said the incident happened at an apartment complex on North... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man suffers life-threatening injuries in shooting on Cadillac Streetafter a shooting Thursday afternoon. It happened on Cadillac Street near Plank
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
after a shooting Thursday afternoon. It happened on Cadillac Street near Plank Road in Baton Rouge around 2:45 p.m. The Baton Rouge Police Department reported the victim is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries. The victim's name was not... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Man suffers life-threatening injuries in shooting on Cadillac Streetafter a shooting Thursday afternoon. It happened on Cadillac Street near Plank
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 9 days ago
after a shooting Thursday afternoon. It happened on Cadillac Street near Plank Road in Baton Rouge around 2:45 p.m. The Baton Rouge Police Department reported the victim is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries. The victim's name was not... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Woman dead after being hit by car near Jefferson Lakes Apartmentscar near the Jefferson Lakes Apartments. The coroner's office was called out to
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 days ago
car near the Jefferson Lakes Apartments. The coroner's office was called out to the scene, according to officials with the Baton Rouge Police Department. The incident happened on Thursday, January 11 near 12300 Jefferson Highway just before 3... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Woman dead after being hit by car near Jefferson Lakes Apartmentscar near the Jefferson Lakes Apartments. The coroner's office was called out to
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 10 days ago
car near the Jefferson Lakes Apartments. The coroner's office was called out to the scene, according to officials with the Baton Rouge Police Department. The incident happened on Thursday, January 11 near 12300 Jefferson Highway just before 3... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Grand jury indicts man accused of killing woman while she was driving vehicleis accused of killing Andretta Selder-Fields, 38, on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. A
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 days ago
is accused of killing Andretta Selder-Fields, 38, on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. According to investigators with the Baton Rouge Police Department, Tate shot Selder-Fields while she was driving her vehicle. She then crashed her car on... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Grand jury indicts man accused of killing woman while she was driving vehicleis accused of killing Andretta Selder-Fields, 38, on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. A
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 10 days ago
is accused of killing Andretta Selder-Fields, 38, on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. According to investigators with the Baton Rouge Police Department, Tate shot Selder-Fields while she was driving her vehicle. She then crashed her car on... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
WANTED: Man accused of pistol-whipping, robbing victim at apartment complexRouge apartment complex. Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers reported Timothy E
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 days ago
Rouge apartment complex. Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers reported Timothy Elbert, 28, of Baton Rouge, is wanted by the Baton Rouge Police Department. He is 5-foot-11 and weighs 185 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. Investigators said... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
WANTED: Man accused of pistol-whipping, robbing victim at apartment complexRouge apartment complex. Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers reported Timothy E
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 10 days ago
Rouge apartment complex. Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers reported Timothy Elbert, 28, of Baton Rouge, is wanted by the Baton Rouge Police Department. He is 5-foot-11 and weighs 185 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. Investigators said... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Shooting at City Town Meat Market butcher shop investigated as attempted armed robbery6 p.m. on Tuesday, January 9. Emergency officials said the victim was taken to
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
6 p.m. on Tuesday, January 9. Emergency officials said the victim was taken to a local hospital in a private vehicle. The Baton Rouge Police Department reported the victim was shot in the face, but the injuries are not considered... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Shooting at City Town Meat Market butcher shop investigated as attempted armed robbery6 p.m. on Tuesday, January 9. Emergency officials said the victim was taken to
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 11 days ago
6 p.m. on Tuesday, January 9. Emergency officials said the victim was taken to a local hospital in a private vehicle. The Baton Rouge Police Department reported the victim was shot in the face, but the injuries are not considered... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Police identify driver killed in crash on I-12 E near Millerville exitPolice have released the name of the driver killed in a two-vehicle crash Tuesd
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
Police have released the name of the driver killed in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday evening. The Baton Rouge Police Department identified the victim as Alexandra Babcock. Her age was not given. The crash happened on I-12 East near the Millerville... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Police identify driver killed in crash on I-12 E near Millerville exitPolice have released the name of the driver killed in a two-vehicle crash Tuesd
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 11 days ago
Police have released the name of the driver killed in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday evening. The Baton Rouge Police Department identified the victim as Alexandra Babcock. Her age was not given. The crash happened on I-12 East near the Millerville... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
New BRPD chief addresses Alton Sterling case, plan to combat violencewith a record-breaking year for murders. Chief Murphy Paul took the oath of of
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 days ago
with a record-breaking year for murders. Chief Murphy Paul took the oath of office Monday, officially taking the lead of Baton Rouge Police Department. Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome announced his new title following a months-long... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
New BRPD chief addresses Alton Sterling case, plan to combat violencewith a record-breaking year for murders. Chief Murphy Paul took the oath of of
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 12 days ago
with a record-breaking year for murders. Chief Murphy Paul took the oath of office Monday, officially taking the lead of Baton Rouge Police Department. Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome announced his new title following a months-long... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Shooting at City Town Meat Market butcher shop being investigated as robberysay the victim was taken to a local hospital in a private vehicle. The victim s
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 12 days ago
say the victim was taken to a local hospital in a private vehicle. The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries. The Baton Rouge Police Department is working the case and says the incident is being investigated as an attempted robbery. It's... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
New BRPD chief addresses Alton Sterling case, plan to combat violencewith a record-breaking year for murders. Chief Murphy Paul took the oath of of
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
with a record-breaking year for murders. Chief Murphy Paul took the oath of office Monday, officially taking the lead of Baton Rouge Police Department. Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome announced his new title following a months-long... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Shooting at City Town Meat Market butcher shop being investigated as robberysay the victim was taken to a local hospital in a private vehicle. The victim s
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 days ago
say the victim was taken to a local hospital in a private vehicle. The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries. The Baton Rouge Police Department is working the case and says the incident is being investigated as an attempted robbery. It's... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
OUR TURN: New Police ChiefCongratulations to Murphy Paul as he takes the helm as the new chief of the Bat
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 12 days ago
Congratulations to Murphy Paul as he takes the helm as the new chief of the Baton Rouge Police Department. Paul was officially sworn in Monday as the city’s police chief, moving to the post from his previous job as deputy superintendent of the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Murphy Paul takes reigns of BRPD, focuses on tackling crimeMurphy Paul was officially sworn in Monday afternoon as the new chief of the Ba
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
Murphy Paul was officially sworn in Monday afternoon as the new chief of the Baton Rouge Police Department. East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome, members of the metro council, District Attorney Hillar Moore, Sheriff Sid Gautreaux,... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Murphy Paul takes reigns of BRPD, focuses on tackling crimeMurphy Paul was officially sworn in Monday afternoon as the new chief of the Ba
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 13 days ago
Murphy Paul was officially sworn in Monday afternoon as the new chief of the Baton Rouge Police Department. East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome, members of the metro council, District Attorney Hillar Moore, Sheriff Sid Gautreaux,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Murphy Paul takes reigns of BRPD, focuses on tackling crimeMurphy Paul was officially sworn in Monday afternoon as the new chief of the Ba
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 13 days ago
Murphy Paul was officially sworn in Monday afternoon as the new chief of the Baton Rouge Police Department. East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome, members of the metro council, District Attorney Hillar Moore, Sheriff Sid Gautreaux,... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Man arrested after reportedly beating sleeping victim in the head with pipetrying to kill another man by beating him in the head with a pipe. According t
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 13 days ago
trying to kill another man by beating him in the head with a pipe. According to the police report, officers with the Baton Rouge Police Department were dispatched to the 3800 block of Winnebago Street on Sunday, January 7 in reference to an... Read more
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