Baton Rouge Police/Crime News

Baton Rouge General Mid-City ER Officially Closed

This morning the emergency room at the Baton Rouge General’s mid-city campus closed permanently. That leaves only 2 medical facilities which operate emergency rooms within..

March 30, 2015

BRPD Makes Human Trafficking Arrest in Connection With Plank Rd. Strip Club Incident

Investigators with the BRPD Sex Crimes Division have arrested a Baker female and charged her with Human Trafficking in connection with the recent bust of an unlicensed strip..

March 27, 2015

Baton Rouge Police Identify Deceased Female Found on North Street

Baton Rouge Police have identified the deceased female who was located this morning. A spokesman for the BRPD said in a press release that Jemina Williams, 34 of 4708 Tigerland..

March 26, 2015

Baton Rouge Man Killed in Crash After Kidnapping his Girlfriend

A Baton Rouge man was killed in an automobile crash this morning in West Baton Rouge. The crash occurred on Rosedale Road near Poydras Bayou Drive. Sheriff Mike Cazes said the..

March 26, 2015

Woman Arrested for Using Deceased Man’s Account to Pay Mortgage

Baton Rouge Police have charged a 37-year-old woman with Forgery and Theft after she allegedly used the account of a deceased man to pay her mortgage. Police say Kesha Luntreta..

March 26, 2015

Girlfriend of 1st Degree Murder Suspect Arrested

Baton Rouge Police have arrested the girlfriend of alleged murder suspect Quintin Thomas. Police say that Victoria Renee Guillory, 23, 4545 Earl Gros, Baton Rouge, is accused of..

March 24, 2015

Man Accused of Kicking 8-Month-Old Child, Threatening Woman With Gun

The East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office was called to the Picardy location of the Baton Rouge General Hospital yesterday at around 1:00 am in reference to a battery..

March 24, 2015

Sunday Shooting Victim Dies From Injuries

Baton Rouge Police Detectives are investigating the shooting death of Joel Guevara, 28, of 5852 Quida Mae #104. According to a press release, Guevara was shot multiple times..

March 23, 2015

Baton Rouge Man Arrested for Hate Crime

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Deputies have arrested Niles Clay, 52, 16352 Old Hammond Hwy, and charged him with Hate Crimes after an incident which took place in his trailer..

March 23, 2015

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