|Posted on 8/18/2017 12:23:00 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.
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|Posted on 8/17/2017 1:41:00 PM.|
State Police say a 2-year-old child has died after being run over by a vehicle in Tangipahoa Parish. Trooper Dustin Dwight says, around 8:30 last night, a large choir group from Mt. Canaan Missionary Baptist had just gotten out of church and were standing in the parking lot.
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|Posted on 6/1/2017 2:00:00 PM.|
State Police say they have arrested the man who allegedly struck and killed a 12-year-old boy during a police chase. Trooper Bryan Lee says they were called to investigate at the request of BRPD when officers were conducting a possible narcotics operation.
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|Posted on 5/2/2017 11:40:00 AM.|
A 16-year-old driver who wasn't buckled up has died in a crash after she hit livestock that was standing in the middle of the road near the St. Landry/Evangeline Parish line. State Police Sgt. Jared Sandifer says the female victim is identified as Adrian Johnson of Washington.
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|Posted on 3/27/2017 1:49:00 PM.|
State Police say it was a deadly weekend on Louisiana's roadways. From Friday through Monday morning, troopers investigated 10 fatal crashes that resulted in the deaths of 15 people. Sgt. Jared Sandifer says these tragedies, which also claimed the lives of children and teenagers, were preventable.
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|Posted on 3/21/2017 6:05:00 PM.|
The suspect accused in the shooting death of Sgt. Shawn Anderson with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's office has died. State Police Trooper Bryan Lee says 30-year-old Brandon Wiley was pronounced dead at around 5 PM on Tuesday. He was listed in critical condition after he was injured from the gunfire exchange between him and the fallen deputy. It happened Saturday night at a hair salon as officers spoke with Wiley who was a suspect in a rape.
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|Posted on 2/21/2017 1:38:00 PM.|
Michelle Southern reporting.
Governor John Bel Edwards orders a full investigation into trips made by State Police officers, amid a report 4 troopers took side excursions to Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon during a business trip on the taxpayer's dime. The Division of Administration's auditor will conduct the probe.
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|Posted on 1/31/2017 12:12:00 PM.|
Michelle Southern reporting.
Case data has recently been released on the number of human trafficking reports received in Louisiana in 2016 and it shows a significant increase. According to the National Human Trafficking Hotline, 104 cases of human trafficking were called in last year, compared to 75 in 2015.
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|Posted on 1/29/2017 4:35:00 PM.|
State Police say nearly two million dollars worth of drugs are off the streets of Central Louisiana as the result of the arrest of an Alexandria man. Trooper Scott Moreau says earlier this month detectives began investigating 37-year-old Derrick Felton for distribution of methamphetamine and he was taken into custody during a traffic stop.
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|Posted on 11/7/2016 3:33:00 AM.|
Training is underway for the 95th cadet class of the Louisiana State Police Training Academy. 65 men and women are participating in the intensive training regimen. Sgt. Jared Sandifer says these individuals have embarked on a difficult 22 week journey where cadets learn about crash investigations, impaired driving detection, leadership skills and more.
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