|Posted on 7/20/2017 4:56:00 PM.|
Lt. Bruce Simmons is back to work at the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office, just over a year after being shot in the police ambush. Casey Rayborn Hicks with the sheriff’s office says it means a lot to the department to have Simmons back.
|Casey Hicks, Lt. Bruce Simmons, EBRSO|
|Posted on 6/30/2017 2:05:00 AM.|
East Baton Rouge District Attorney Hillar Moore will provide more details today on last July’s ambush on police officers in Baton Rouge. Moore has called a 10 AM press conference in which more details will be learned about Gavin Eugene Long, the gunman who ended up killing three officers and injuring three others.
|Prem Burns, Hillar Moore, police ambush, BRPD, EBRSO|
|Posted on 3/20/2017 10:56:00 AM.|
Authorities say the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Deputy killed in the line of duty was the epitome of public service. Police say 43-year-old Sgt. Shawn Anderson was fatally shot Saturday night after he encountered a rape suspect at a barber shop. Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Casey Hicks says Sgt. Anderson exemplified everything a law enforcement officer should be. She says he was a true public servant who did whatever needed to be done.
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|Casey Hicks, EBRSO, Sgt. Shawn Anderson, Sheriff Sid Gautreaux|
|Posted on 2/6/2017 1:47:00 PM.|
One student has been arrested in connection with a shooting at Scotlandville High School. Spokesperson for the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office Casey Rayborn Hicks says deputies received a call at around noon reporting shots fired at the school. She says a juvenile student was in a hallway and fired a weapon.
|EBRSO, Casey Hicks, Scotlandville High School, shooting|
|Posted on 12/29/2016 1:42:00 AM.|
It was a trying year for law enforcement in Baton Rouge. East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff Sid Gautreaux says 2016 will be a year that he’ll never forget.
|EBRSO, Sid Gautreaux, 2016|