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  • Body found near EBR library

    November 19, 2014 10:32 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The sheriff's office responded to reports of a body found outside a Baton Rouge library Wednesday morning. An EBRSO spokesperson said the body was found in a stretch of woods near the library at 9200 Bluebonnet. Deputies did not release any information identifying the person,... more »
  • Sheriff: Suspect named in Saturday murder

    November 16, 2014 7:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - East Baton Rouge deputies say they know who the gunman is in Saturday's murder. Deputies say Marcus Dominique, 22, shot and killed Eric Kinchen, 32, at around 10 a.m. near the corner of Port Drive and GSRI avenue. Kinchen died at the hospital from his injuries.... more »
  • EBR Christmas Crusade applications being taken

    November 14, 2014 11:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office said deputies will start taking applications next week for their annual Christmas Crusade. The program was started in 1988 to help make sure thousands of children in need each year get toys and other gifts for the holidays. Parents... more »
  • Deputies re-capture escaped trustee

    October 29, 2014 11:27 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies said they re-captured a trustee who escaped from a job site in Mid City Baton Rouge Wednesday morning. It happened in the area of 2200 America Street, according to EBRSO. Deputies said the trustee, Kelvin Stampley, was in jail for a handful of midemeanors,... more »
  • EBRSO K-9 Team wins national championship

    October 29, 2014 11:07 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office announced on Wednesday that the EBRSO K-9 Team took championship honors at the 2014 United States Police Canine Association National Trial. Captain James Broussard and Lt. Steven Whitstine along with K-9 units Indo and Tigo attended 2014 USPCA trials held... more »
  • EBRSO: Man shot in head over cell phone

    October 6, 2014 12:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives arrested an East Baton Rouge man Monday after they said he shot someone in the head after taking his cell phone. Deputies accused James Mills, 18, of first degree murder and armed robbery after the shooting in the 8000 block of Bayou Fountain Avenue Sunday... more »
  • Man accused in EBR gun battle

    September 15, 2014 3:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies arrested a Baton Rouge man who investigators said was involved in a gunfight in the northeast part of the parish. Deputies charged Justin Stoute, 19, with attempted second-degree murder and illegal use of a weapon after his arrest Monday. Investigators said Stoute admitted... more »
  • 3 arrested in Livingston car break ins, SUV theft

    August 7, 2014 10:55 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Three people accused of stealing an SUV and breaking into more than 30 cars in two Denham Springs subdivisions last month were arrested after a joint investigation by sheriff's deputies in Livingston and East Baton Rouge Parishes. The Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office was contacted on July... more »
  • Bond more than doubled for Tinder rape suspect

    July 29, 2014 7:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Bond was increased Tuesday for a man accused of raping a woman he met on a smartphone dating app, jail records show. Jacob Witz is charged with forcible rape and now has a $75,000 bond. After his arrest Saturday, it was set at $35,000. Deputies arrested... more »
  • Sheriff's office plans school supply giveaway

    July 29, 2014 4:06 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies announced plans Tuesday for their upcoming Scotlandville School Supply Giveaway. The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office said their annual school supply event will be Saturday, Aug. 2nd from 10 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Glen Oaks High School. A department spokesperson said school... more »
  • Man accused of raping woman he met on Tinder

    July 28, 2014 11:30 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies arrested an East Baton Rouge man accused of raping a woman he met through a social dating app. Deputies charged Jacob Witz, 22, with forcible rape after his arrest Saturday. Investigators said the victim contacted them and told them she met Witz using... more »
  • Search warrant issued in bank robbery case

    July 21, 2014 9:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Deputies are still investigating the robbery of a bank on O'Neal recently . There is a search warrant related to the case involving a woman named Terri Larrieu. Larrieu's DNA was found on the note used in the heist, court documents revealed Monday. The bank robbery... more »
  • EBRSO: Wigged man tried to rob pharmacy

    July 10, 2014 11:44 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies said they've looking for a man in a red wig who tried to rob a pharmacy in East Baton Rouge Thursday morning. Witnesses told deputies that the wig-wearing man went into the CVS on George O'Neil Road around 9 a.m. and gave a note... more »
  • Search for bank robber continues in Baton Rouge

    July 7, 2014 12:19 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies said a bank on O'Neal Lane was robbed around noon Monday in East Baton Rouge Parish. A sheriff's department spokesperson said a man went into the Chase Bank on O'Neal and passed the teller a note, which demanded money and claimed he had a... more »
  • Gardere Initiative meets to discuss crime, blight Play Video

    June 26, 2014 10:28 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A panel of city leaders listened and engaged with an audience of concerned residents about crime and other problems in south Baton Rouge. Their main concern is crime in the Gardere Area off Burbank Drive. The town hall meeting was about the Gardere Initiative, a group... more »
  • Deputies seize 240 pounds of synthetic marijuana in pair of raids Play Video

    June 13, 2014 5:23 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office seized more than 240 lbs. of synthetic marijuana and arrested four people following a pair of raids. The largest was at the Lotus shop on O'Neal Lane. Deputies found more than 200 lbs. of the synthetic pot at that location... more »
  • EBRSO ID pedestrian hit, killed on Hoo Shoo Too

    June 12, 2014 7:50 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office identified a pedestrian who was killed early Thursday morning. Deputies said 36-year-old Anthony Ray Robinson was found dead in a ditch on Hoo Shoo Too Rd. at 2:30 a.m. after a woman who may have hit him with her... more »
  • Shooting shuts down Baton Rouge intersection

    June 11, 2014 4:32 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office has blocked off the 9400 block of Greenwell Springs Rd. near Monterrey Dr. following a shooting. The Coroner's Office is on scene. The victim was found inside a vehicle. Authorities have not released the victim's name. We'll have more... more »
  • EBRSO looking for scammer

    June 10, 2014 2:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Detectives with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office are looking for a woman wanted for scamming a Walmart cashier into loading money on debit cards. It happened on May 8 at the Walmart on N. Mall Drive. Detectives say the suspect told the cashier was a... more »
  • EBRSO searching for escaped trustee

    May 19, 2014 4:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies said an East Baton Rouge Parish trustee walked away from their job Monday afternoon. Deputies said Joseph Pomares, 42, was last seen around 1 p.m. at the Central Substation. He's 5'9" and weighs around 130 pounds. Records showed Pomares was arrested April 5... more »
  • EBRSO looking for vehicle in possible road rage

    May 9, 2014 3:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Detectives with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office are on the lookout for a vehicle involved in a shooting. The shooting happened in the 18000 block of Magnolia Bridge Road on April 24. Detectives say the suspect became angry when the car in front of him... more »
  • Police looking for woman using counterfeit money

    May 6, 2014 3:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A woman trying to make purchases at the Target on Siegen Lane using counterfeit money, is on the loose. Detectives say the woman gave the cashier eleven 20 dollar bills, which were found to be counterfeit. The suspect then left the store, leaving all the fake... more »
  • EBRSO looking for Winn Dixie purse thief

    May 6, 2014 3:05 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Detectives with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office are looking for a woman seen stealing a purse from a shopper at the Winn Dixie on Joor Road. Detectives say the victim was shopping, when the woman took the purse out of the shopping cart and ran... more »
  • Deputies seek leads in Walmart purse theft

    May 6, 2014 2:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A man seen stealing a woman's purse from the Walmart on Coursey Boulevard in Baton Rouge, is on the loose. Detectives say the suspect stood near the victim in the deli area, then reached into the victim's shopping cart and grabbed her purse. They say the... more »
  • 24-year-old facing charges after Tigerland shooting Play Video

    May 2, 2014 1:07 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Deputies shot a man in the head when gunfire was exchanged between him and authorities in Tigerland Friday afternoon the sheriff's office said. Sheriff Sid Gautreaux told WBRZ News 2, Lionel Gilmore, 24, was arrested on three counts of attempted murder on a deputy as well as... more »
  • Detectives: Two arrested with bags of cocaine

    April 24, 2014 6:25 PM

    BAKER - Authorities arrested two people after narcotics agents said they found bags of cocaine, an assault rifle, and cash at an East Baton Rouge home Thursday. Investigators arrested Jonathan Lewis, 31, and Latarsha Lewis, 30, on drug and weapons charges. Jonathan Lewis was also charged with four counts... more »
  • One arrested in Glen Oaks shooting

    March 28, 2014 12:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies arrested a man investigators said was involved in a deadly shooting in the Glen Oaks area of East Baton Rouge Thursday night. Deputies accused Cedric Glasper, 24, of second-degree murder and two counts of attempted second-degree murder. Detectives said Glasper got into a... more »
  • Man accused of covering up lover's murder

    March 26, 2014 8:15 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man was arrested in the shooting death of his girlfriend after he claimed she shot herself. Deputies say Jason Bringier, 32, initially told them Lucinda White, 30, shot herself in the head on Monday at a residence on Toulon Drive. He told deputies that... more »
  • Woman accused of trying to bribe deputy

    March 20, 2014 3:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies arrested a Baton Rouge woman Thursday after they said she tried to bribe an officer during a traffic stop. Deputies accused Malaina Saulny of bribery, speeding, theft, driving with a suspended license, not having registration or insurance, and driving with an altered motor vehicle... more »
  • Man caught on camera robbing bait car

    March 5, 2014 12:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives said an East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office bait car caught pictures of a man who broke into it last month. Sheriff's deputies said the man stole a purse and several electronics from the car, which had been set up at 5252 South Sherwood Forest Boulevard... more »
  • Two sought in rash of vehicle burglaries Play Video

    March 5, 2014 11:00 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives released pictures Wednesday of two women investigators are seeking in connection with a string of recent vehicle break-ins in East Baton Rouge Parish. Sheriff's deputies said the women tried to cash a stolen check made out for $1,800 on Feb. 18 at a bank on... more »
  • EBRSO: Woman sought after using stolen card

    March 5, 2014 10:32 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies asked for the public's help identifying a woman seen using a stolen bank card on Jan. 1. Detectives said card was reported stolen from a Baton Rouge restaurant, and was used to make several purchases at other businesses in the city. Deputies then... more »
  • EBRSO: Driver did donuts before crashing into ditch

    February 18, 2014 9:26 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police say a man was driving drunk when he crashed into a ditch after he did donuts in the fire department's front yard. The wreck happened on LA 426 west of LA 3245. The fire department was already on scene when police arrived, and said that... more »
  • EBRSO looking for restaurant burglary suspect

    January 22, 2014 2:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Detectives with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office are searching for a man wanted for breaking into the KFC restaurant on Bluebonnet. Detectives say on January 10 just before 2 a.m., the man threw a large brick through the front glass door, walked in, and tried to... more »
  • Three sought for stealing computers

    January 21, 2014 3:33 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Detectives released surveillance photos of three women they said stole computers from an East Baton Rouge Parish store on New Year's Eve. Sheriff's deputies said the women took five laptops from the Siegen Lane Walmart around 6:15 p.m. on Dec. 31. Deputies said one was... more »
  • EBRSO looking for credit card thieves

    January 15, 2014 2:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Detectives with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office are looking for a man and woman wanted for using a stolen credit card. Detectives say, on January 9, the card was taken from a car in the 16000 block of Gingerwood Avenue. That's in the Five Oaks... more »
  • Two arrested in deadly shooting investigation

    December 12, 2013 3:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Two men from Prarieville, wanted in connection with a deadly shooting in Baton Rouge, have been arrested. The shooting, that left one man dead and another injured, happened Wednesday morning around 5 a.m. at 9143 Pecan Drive. Detectives found 22 year-old Jared Vincent dead inside his... more »
  • One dead, one injured in EBR shooting Play Video

    December 11, 2013 7:11 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies said they're continuing to investigate a deadly shooting that happened early Wednesday morning in East Baton Rouge Parish. A department spokesperson said one person died and another person was injured in the shooting, which happened around 5 a.m. at 9143 Ridge Pecan Drive. ... more »
  • Report outlines new information about slain girl

    November 26, 2013 10:23 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The FBI has joined the search for a killer after a 21-year-old woman was found dead in a bayou recently, the woman's home-town newspaper, the Orlando Sentinel , reported Tuesday. Lindsay Ellixson was found off South Tiger Bend two weekends ago. Deputies said she was from Livingston... more »
  • Infant, driver only survivors in deadly wreck

    November 21, 2013 3:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies said three people died in a head-on collision today in East Baton Rouge Parish, and an infant was the only survivor in their vehicle. Sheriff's office spokesperson Casey Hicks said the crash claimed the lives of 33-year-old Tara Nicole Hicks of Clinton, 26-year-old Latosha... more »
  • EBRSO looking for vehicle burglar

    November 20, 2013 3:03 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Detectives are on the lookout for a man wanted for burglarizing a vehicle in Baton Rouge. It happened at a home in the 11000 block of N. Shoreline Avenue on November 11. Detectives say there were several other vehicle burglaries in the area that evening, as... more »
  • Man accused of raping 6-year-old

    November 19, 2013 4:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies arrested an East Baton Rouge Parish man on suspicion of raping a 6-year-old child. A department spokesperson said Jerry Primm, 65, is charged with aggravated rape. Deputies said they were told by the victim's mother Primm was a friend of their family. ... more »
  • Body found in bayou identified

    November 19, 2013 10:33 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's investigators in East Baton Rouge Parish identified a body found this weekend as a 21-year-old Livingston Parish woman. Spokesperson Casey Hicks said Lindsay Ellixson's body was found in a canal at 8500 S. Tiger Bend Saturday afternoon. According to the coroner's office, Ellixson died... more »
  • EBRSO taking toy drive applications

    November 18, 2013 10:48 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office began accepting applications Monday for their annual Christmas Crusade for Children drive. The toy drive was started in 1988 and helps thousands of children in need get gifts each year for Christmas. There will be two periods when parents... more »
  • Property tax for sheriff's office up for renewal

    September 23, 2013 8:48 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A 10-year property tax that accounts for about 30 percent of the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office general operating fund is up for renewal in the Oct. 19 election. The 6.9-mill property tax brings in an estimated $24.7 million in annual revenue. If renewed, the... more »
  • EBRSO Looking for construction site thieves

    September 20, 2013 2:17 PM

    Baton Rouge- Detectives with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office are looking for those responsible for stealing a 2011 Kubota Skid Steer in the Carriagewood Estates subdivision on September 8. Detectives say the suspects used a white Ford F-350 truck, pulling a tandem axel trailer to take the Skid... more »
  • EBRSO: Two shot at apartment complex

    August 29, 2013 2:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies said two people were shot this afternoon at an apartment complex off South Harrell's Ferry Drive, and took themselves to the hospital. Spokesperson Casey Rayborn Hicks said the shooting happened around 1:20 p.m. outside the St. Jean Apartments. She said two people with gunshot... more »
  • Man dies after crashing into a ditch

    August 25, 2013 10:06 AM

    BATON ROUGE - One man is dead after his vehicle left the road and hit a ditch early Sunday morning, according to East Baton Rouge Sheriff's spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks. Deputies say Rico Lamonte Robinson, 22, was traveling east on Merrydale Avenue when he left the roadway and went... more »
  • EBRSO: Man kills himself after shooting relative

    August 11, 2013 12:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A man shot himself to death after shooting a relative around 11 a.m. Sunday on the 10000 block of Springbrook Ave., according to East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks. Hicks says 53-year-old Jerry Foster had an argument with his wife Sunday morning and... more »
  • Man arrested after drug deal shooting

    August 4, 2013 11:05 AM

    BATON ROUGE - East Baton Rouge Sheriff's detectives arrested a 21-year-old man involved in a shooting Friday night during a drug deal, according to EBRSO spokeswoman Casey Rayborn Hicks. Hicks says Jarvis Fleming of Greenwell Springs is charged with first degree murder and tampering with an electronic monitor. ... more »
  • Man accused of two pharmacy robberies in EBR

    June 24, 2013 3:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Authorities from two agencies charged a Baton Rouge man with two different pharmacy robberies recently. Investigators with Baton Rouge Police and the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office both charged Ennis Emanuel, 30, with first degree robbery after the incidents at two different CVS stores in the... more »
  • EBRSO looking for two men in robbery

    June 11, 2013 3:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies released photos of two men they said robbed a convenience store in East Baton Rouge Parish early Tuesday morning. Deputies said just after 3 a.m. the two men entered the Cracker Barrel on Bluebonnet Boulevard and began removing cases of beer from the coolers... more »
  • EBRSO arrests four, confiscates meth lab

    June 3, 2013 2:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Deputies in East Baton Parish arrested four people they said were involved with a meth lab. Deputies said they found the items for making meth after responding to a domestic disturbance Sunday evening at the home on 21444 Jon Michelle. Investigators arrested Kurt Browning, Jessica... more »
  • EBRSO canines bring home Top Dog honors

    April 12, 2013 10:56 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Members of the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office K9 division recently returned from a regional competition with a number of awards. Deputies and their K-9s competed in the United State Police Canine Association Region 10 field trials in Covington between April 1 and 5. Capt.... more »
  • EBRSO looking for vehicle burglars

    March 13, 2013 3:09 PM

    Baton Rouge- East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives are looking for three men wanted for breaking into vehicles in the Country Club of Louisiana last month. According to reports, the men were observed on video burglarizing vehicles at several homes in the Country Club of Louisiana. Multiple items including... more »
  • EBRSO arrests woman in ice cream shop robbery

    March 12, 2013 2:50 PM

    Baton Rouge- A woman accused of robbing a Baton Rouge ice cream shop is now behind bars. Deputies arrested 21 year-old Hannah Pressley for robbing the Cold Stone Creamery on Corporate Blvd. on Monday. Witnesses say Pressley entered the business wearing a bandana on her face, and pulled... more »
  • EBRSO revives old murder case, make arrest

    February 20, 2013 2:49 PM

    Baton Rouge- After reviewing old evidence, Detectives with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office have revived a 21 year-old murder case and have made an arrest. Detectives have linked Edward Belin to the death of Leonard Noriega and has been charged with principal to first-degree murder. Noriega was... more »
  • EBRSO looking for guy who tried to pass fake check

    January 29, 2013 3:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE - East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives are looking for a man they said tried to purchase two generator using a stolen cashier's check. Spokesperson Casey Rayborn Hicks said on Oct. 22 the man entered Bozeman Distributor on Airline Highway and presented a Citibank cashier's check to pay... more »
  • Metro Council to study law enforcement merger Play Video

    January 23, 2013 10:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Metro Council members were assigned to a committee that will review a police/sheriff merger. The group's members include: one East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's deputy, a Baton Rouge Police officer and council members Joel Boe', Tara Wicker and John Delgado. "This committee will get together and... more »
  • EBRSO looking for television thief

    January 3, 2013 2:26 PM

    Central- East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives are on the lookout for a man seen stealing televisions from the Wal-Mart on Sullivan Rd in Central two different times in December. Authorities say on both occasions, the man entered the store, proceeded to the hardware department, and put a screwdriver and... more »
  • 2 killed in East Baton Rouge Parish crash

    December 7, 2012 10:43 AM

    BATON ROUGE - East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff's deputies are investigating an accident that killed two men and injured a third. The accident happened around 1:05 a.m. Friday on Carey Road. Deputies say a car ran off the road and flipped over. Twenty-seven-year-old Christopher McCoy, of Greenwell Springs, and 26-year-old... more »
  • EBRSO investigating man shot in the back

    November 9, 2012 11:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies said one person was shot this morning in the northern part of East Baton Rouge Parish, and they're still searching for the shooter. EBRSO spokesperson Casey Hicks said a 20-year-old man was shot in the back around 10 a.m. It happened near the... more »
  • EBRSO looking for burglars

    October 23, 2012 2:56 PM

    BATON ROUGE - East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Detectives are looking for two men that burglarized a Baton Rouge business. Surveillance video shows two black males climb over the fence of the Shoppers Choice, at 10920 Coursey Boulevard, and walk through the property and take two 46" Sony flat screen... more »
  • Crews retrieve dead dolphin from Mississippi River

    October 3, 2012 4:06 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Crews retrieved a dolphin today found dead in the Mississippi River near Baton Rouge earlier this week. Members of the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office Marine Search and Rescue team helped the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries retrieve the mammal from waters near the... more »
  • EBRSO asking for help finding att. murder suspect

    September 14, 2012 4:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies in East Baton Rouge Parish asked for the public's help finding a man accused of trying to kill two people with his vehicle. Casey Hicks with EBRSO said detectives are looking for Jonathan Bell, 25, in suspicion of attempted second-degree murder. She said... more »
  • Former EBRSO employee arrested for stalking ex-girlfriend

    September 7, 2012 2:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A former employee with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office has been arrested for Stalking, Defamation and Improper Telephone Communications. According to reports, Ronald Gautreaux of Plaquemine, allegedly called his ex-girlfriend, wrote to her, and showed up at her home despite her telling him to stop.... more »
  • Escaped work release inmate caught

    September 5, 2012 11:03 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A man who walked away from his work-release job earlier this week is back in custody, according to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office. Johnathan Brumfield was arrested at a relative's house this morning after law enforcement agencies received a call from the relative. Brumfield... more »
  • EBRSO: Man accidentally shoots self outside firearms store

    August 24, 2012 1:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Sheriff's deputies said a man accidentally shot themselves in the leg outside a firearms store this afternoon in Baton Rouge. Spokesperson Casey Rayborn Hicks said the man was bringing his weapon in for a gunsmith at the store on Siegen to inspect. Hicks said he... more »
  • EBRSO holds blood drive for shot St. John deputies

    August 24, 2012 10:41 AM

    BATON ROUGE - People lined up today to give blood in East Baton Rouge Parish in support of deputies killed and wounded in a shooting last week in St. John Parish. The blood drive began at 10 a.m. on St. Louis Street in Baton Rouge, and will continue until... more »
  • EBRSO looking for robber

    July 31, 2012 2:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Deputies released pictures of a man accused of robbing a convenience store in Baton Rouge. East Baton Rouge Sheriff's detectives said a man walked into the Circle K in the 14000 block of Airline Highway on July 27 just before 3 a.m., bought a bag of... more »
  • EBRSO joins BRAVE initiative Play Video

    July 12, 2012 5:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Sheriff Sid Gautreaux added some extra personnel to the BRAVE initiative, a program focusing on combating crime in the Baton Rouge area. Gautreaux said the work would use deputies already in the field and focus their efforts on statistically-proven targets that could minimize crime. "One of... more »

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