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Pay problem for Southern professors continues for summer session
Nakamoto: Police officer fired as BRPD drug corruption investigation deepens
DA says crimes among juveniles on the rise, holding parents accountable not easy
In terse email, disgruntled LSP commander abruptly retires amid fallout, investigation into death of Ronald Greene
BATON ROUGE- Three weeks after the WBRZ Investigative Unit exposed at least a handful of professors had not been paid for their work teaching summer school at Southern University, multiple... More >>
3 days ago Friday, July 23 2021 Jul 23, 2021 Friday, July 23, 2021 4:53:32 PM CDT July 23, 2021 in News
BATON ROUGE - A police officer tied to the ongoing corruption investigation within the Baton Rouge Police drug squad has been fired, the WBRZ Investigative Unit learned Wednesday. Multiple... More >>
2 months ago Friday, April 30 2021 Apr 30, 2021 Friday, April 30, 2021 11:35:02 AM CDT April 30, 2021 in News
BATON ROUGE - As Baton Rouge is set to surpass last year's record murder rate, prosecutors handling juvenile cases in East Baton Rouge Parish are also watching cases involving juveniles... More >>
6 days ago Tuesday, July 20 2021 Jul 20, 2021 Tuesday, July 20, 2021 4:47:15 PM CDT July 20, 2021 in News
MONROE - The commander overseeing Louisiana State Police Troop F abruptly announced he's leaving the agency as it's mired in controversy. Watch WBRZ News 2 newscasts Monday for more... More >>
1 week ago Monday, July 19 2021 Jul 19, 2021 Monday, July 19, 2021 1:50:28 PM CDT July 19, 2021 in News

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BATON ROUGE - It's been nearly six years since the bodies of Denis and Suzanne Duplantier were found beaten and... More >>
1 week ago Thursday, July 15 2021 Jul 15, 2021 Thursday, July 15, 2021 10:15:00 AM CDT July 15, 2021 in News
BATON ROUGE - A longtime resident in Baton Rouge will have to dismantle homemade ring levees he built around his... More >>
1 week ago Wednesday, July 14 2021 Jul 14, 2021 Wednesday, July 14, 2021 4:43:00 PM CDT July 14, 2021 in News
BATON ROUGE – An ominous memo to State Police staff this week asked that any documents related to Ronald Greene... More >>
2 weeks ago Friday, July 09 2021 Jul 9, 2021 Friday, July 09, 2021 11:10:00 AM CDT July 09, 2021 in News
Federal investigators have ordered a new look into Ronald Greene's autopsy more than two years after his death in Louisiana... More >>
2 weeks ago Wednesday, July 07 2021 Jul 7, 2021 Wednesday, July 07, 2021 11:37:00 AM CDT July 07, 2021 in News
LULING - Seven months after a work zone crash killed a contractor from Baton Rouge, State Police arrested a second... More >>
3 weeks ago Monday, July 05 2021 Jul 5, 2021 Monday, July 05, 2021 11:20:00 AM CDT July 05, 2021 in News
BATON ROUGE- A technical glitch at Southern University caused some professors teaching summer school to go unpaid. It's the... More >>
3 weeks ago Friday, July 02 2021 Jul 2, 2021 Friday, July 02, 2021 4:53:00 PM CDT July 02, 2021 in News
BATON ROUGE - A thirty-second recording captures the moments a traffic stop begins that eventually led to a Baton Rouge... More >>
3 weeks ago Thursday, July 01 2021 Jul 1, 2021 Thursday, July 01, 2021 3:24:00 PM CDT July 01, 2021 in News
BATON ROUGE - The demoted former top State Police attorney is asking her colleagues to save emails and files amid... More >>
3 weeks ago Wednesday, June 30 2021 Jun 30, 2021 Wednesday, June 30, 2021 11:54:00 AM CDT June 30, 2021 in News
BATON ROUGE – A Baton Rouge Police officer is on administrative leave as the agency investigates a complaint from a... More >>
3 weeks ago Tuesday, June 29 2021 Jun 29, 2021 Tuesday, June 29, 2021 6:35:00 PM CDT June 29, 2021 in News
BATON ROUGE - A police officer demoted after a strip search of a teenager led to a $35,000 lawsuit settlement... More >>
3 weeks ago Tuesday, June 29 2021 Jun 29, 2021 Tuesday, June 29, 2021 2:36:00 PM CDT June 29, 2021 in News
LIVINGSTON - Salacious new court filings are detailing even more wrongdoing tied to a couple accused of sex crimes against... More >>
1 month ago Friday, June 25 2021 Jun 25, 2021 Friday, June 25, 2021 11:53:00 AM CDT June 25, 2021 in News
BATON ROUGE - The top attorney for Louisiana State Police was removed from her position Wednesday amid a handful of... More >>
1 month ago Wednesday, June 23 2021 Jun 23, 2021 Wednesday, June 23, 2021 1:29:00 PM CDT June 23, 2021 in News

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