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  • Police Bust Virginia Sexting Ring Involving More Than 100 Teens

    April 5, 2014 11:43 PM

    Deputies are conducting a major investigation into a teenage "sexting" scandal in Virginia involving more than 100 teens and more than 1,000 photos of underage girls posted to a social media account. The investigation, involving both middle and high schoolers across six counties, began when a mother reported suspicious... more »
  • State police bust staged crash ring

    January 26, 2012 10:40 AM

    MONROE, La. (AP) - State police have arrested four people for allegedly staging traffic accidents in Ouachita Parish. Detectives tell The News-Star they looked into six of 20 crashes where individuals filed false bodily injury claims. Trooper says the insurance companies in two of the six crashes paid out more... more »
  • Alert nose leads to marijuana bust

    January 24, 2012 9:05 AM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - New Orleans police say a sharp sense of smell led them to an alleged marijuana business operating from an apartment. According to the department, someone called police this past weekend after smelling burning marijuana somewhere in the caller's neighborhood. After an investigation, officers closed in on... more »
  • Officer shot during motel drug bust

    January 5, 2012 9:32 AM

    SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - Three men are behind bars after a Shreveport police officer was shot during a multiagency drug bust. Just before 10 p.m. Wednesday, officers and deputies with the Shreveport, Caddo Narcotics Task Force executed a search warrant on a motel room in west Shreveport. Sgt. Bill Goodin,... more »
  • Meth Labs Growing Problem in Acadiana

    April 1, 2011 6:37 PM

    Narcotics agents arrested one man in connection with a shake and bake methamphetamine operation in Carencro Friday, after finding by-products in the 600 block of Benoit Road. Agents said they've seen a significant increase in meth labs just this year alone. Glenn Usie's step-son, Brett Barrilleaux, was arrested in... more »
  • State Police Bust Man Accused of Hauling 29 Pounds of Cocaine

    February 9, 2011 4:27 PM

    St. Martin Parish- Today, troopers with Louisiana State Police Troop I arrested a Texas man for possession with the intent to distribute cocaine. On February 9, 2011, shortly before 9:00 a.m., troopers observed a green Land Rover traveling east on I-10 near milepost 114. Troopers stopped the vehicle, which... more »
  • Traffic Stop Nets 120 lbs of Marijuana

    October 18, 2010 12:01 PM

    St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office deputies seize over 120 pounds of marijuana. The drugs were confiscated during a traffic stop along I-49 on Sunday October 17, 2010. Deputies arrested multiple subjects and seized their vehicles. KATC attended a press conference today about the bust. We'll have that information as it... more »
  • Crack Cocaine Bust in Lafayette

    August 30, 2010 5:36 PM

    The Lafayette Metro Narcotics concluded a month long investigation which resulted in the arrest of three subjects and the recovery of 32 cookies of crack cocaine which has a street value of $45,375.00 Arrested in this investigation was Kamal Leday of Beaumont, Tx., David Charles Jenkins also of Beaumont,... more »
  • Drug Bust in Opelousas

    August 17, 2010 11:54 AM

    In the early morning hours of August 14, 2010 the Opelousas Police Department's Crime Suppression Team closed down another drug dealers business. Opelousas Police Chief Perry Gallow said the CST Team had been watching a residence in the 800 block of St.Cyr Street for a few weeks and gathered... more »
  • Largest Medicare Fraud Bust Ever

    July 16, 2010 12:41 PM

    MIAMI (AP) - Federal authorities said Friday they are conducting the largest Medicare fraud bust ever in five different states and arrested dozens of suspects accused in scams totaling $251 million. Several doctors and nurses were among those arrested in Miami, New York City, Detroit, Houston and Baton Rouge, La.,... more »
  • Feds: Largest Medicare Fraud Bust Carried Out

    July 16, 2010 9:22 AM

    Federal authorities are conducting the largest Medicare fraud bust ever, with raids in five states leading to the arrests of dozens of suspects. Several doctors and nurses were among those authorities hoped to arrest Friday in Miami, New York City, Detroit, Houston and Baton Rouge, La. Authorities said 36 people... more »
  • Four Arrested After Drug Bust In Atchafalaya Basin

    December 22, 2009 4:02 PM

    On December 21, 2009 Agents with the St .Martin Parish Sheriff's Office along with Louisiana Dept. of Wildlife and Fisheries conducted a narcotics investigation in the area of the Atchafalaya Basin (Bayou Sorrel). During this investigation, Agents found evidence of an operational clandestine laboratory. Agents executed a search warrant. As... more »
  • Ville Platte Drug Bust Leads To Two Arrests

    December 16, 2009 5:08 PM

    In Evangeline Parish, 34-year-old Ashley Smith and 42-year-old Daniel Lavine are under arrest accused of drug distribution. Police say crack cocaine and marijuana were found in each of their homes. Bond on is set at $10,000 for each of the suspects.
  • Broussard Drug Bust

    November 18, 2009 10:54 AM

    Press Release: Broussard, November 17, 2009: In a commitment from Broussard Police Chief Brannon Decou, the Broussard Police Department has continued its efforts to detour the flow of illegal drugs in and out of the City of Broussard. Chief Decou reports that today (November 17, 2009) the Broussard... more »

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