LSP

Jim Hanzo
February 27, 2019 - 4:12 pm
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a man after a chase on I-12 in which they say he was driving a stolen car. It happened around 8:30 a.m. when deputies observed a stolen Honda Accord headed west on Interstate 12, and a pursuit ensued. The vehicle exited the interstate at Highway 21...
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November 27, 2018 - 9:38 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ Authorities say a St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's Office deputy shot a man driving a stolen car just before being hit by the vehicle. News outlets report law enforcement authorities say the car hit the deputy in the leg Monday morning and the driver was shot in the face. Driver 21-...
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Jim Hanzo
July 06, 2018 - 8:41 am
Louisiana State Police are looking for the driver of a dark colored GMC/Chevrolet pickup or SUV for questioning related to a fatal hit and run crash. At approximately 9:29 p.m. last night, troopers responded to a fatal crash involving a bicycle on LA 1090 at Brownswitch Rd. The crash has claimed...
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Jim Hanzo
June 14, 2018 - 7:21 am
A study from AAA reports some shocking research. 60 percent of adults admit to drowsy driving and 33 percent have fallen asleep at the wheel. Not only that but the number of crashes involving drowsiness is nearly 8 times higher than federal estimates indicate. State trooper Melissa Matey says it's...
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May 07, 2018 - 12:50 pm
(WWL.com) A two vehicle crash near Sorrento on Interstate 10 killed two children last night. The driver of the vehicle who struck the victim’s car 47 year old Stephen Daigle of Gonzales, was arrested and charged with negligent homicide, negligent injuring and reckless operations. State Trooper...
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April 02, 2018 - 6:22 pm
Louisiana State Police say they have arrested the driver of the vehicle that was involved in a fatal hit and run crash on Airline Drive last night. LSP said that Troop B was contacted by 26-year-old Kiedra Banks of Kenner, and advised that her vehicle may have been involved in the hit and run...
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Jim Hanzo
April 02, 2018 - 1:21 pm
Louisiana State Police Troop B are investigating a fatal hit and run crash involving a pedestrian on Airline Highway at North Elm Street. The incident happened just before 8:30 p.m. Sunday evening. The pedestrian was identified as 59 year old Nathaniel Bailey of Metairie, LA. Preliminary...
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February 02, 2018 - 9:38 am
(WWL.com) Starting this month, Louisiana State Police will be adding Dodge Chargers to their fleet with a twist. Some of the new vehicles will be fully marked, while others will be semi-marked and a few will not be marked at all. State Police Lt. J.B. Slaton says the new less visible vehicles will...
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December 05, 2017 - 11:50 am
Allegations against Louisiana State Police have been flying after investigations into the LACE program and troopers taking a side trip while driving to a conference. Superintendent Kevin Reeves says changes have been made when it comes to deciding disciplinary action. He says now a case goes before...
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August 18, 2017 - 2:45 pm
State Police announces its 96th Cadet Class will begin at the LSP Training Academy this Sunday. For about 20 weeks, thirty-six men and women, hailing from a variety of backgrounds, will officially begin an intensive training regimen. Sgt. Jared Sandifer. "While they are training they will go...
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