St. Landry Parish Sheriff Bobby Guidroz has been talking for years about expanding the jail and moving his staff into a centralized office.
We learned today neither project is going to happen any time soon.
"We had a second property in mind and we made an offer but... more »
OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) - State police say a vehicle 21-year-old Gonzales woman was killed in a one-vehicle accident in St. Landry Parish. The accident happened at 2:57 a.m. Saturday on La. Highway 103 northwest of Opelousas. Troopers say Tabatha Guidin's car failed to negotiate a curve, ran off the road,... more »
BATON ROUGE - Today, investigators with the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality Criminal Investigation Division arrested an Opelousas man on 12 felony charges involving criminal violations of Plaisance Development Corporation's water discharge permits in St. Landry Parish. The president of Plaisance Development Corporation, Joseph L. Jones, 58, operates six wastewater... more »
St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office, Narcotics Detectives, arrested a suspect from Phoenix, AZ and seized approximately ten-thousand dollars worth of "Crystal" Methamphetamine.
According to Sheriff Bobby Guidroz; his Interstate Criminal Enforcement Units (ICE) were patrolling Hwy. 190, during the chemical spill on I-10 a few days ago. While patrolling,... more »
La 178 located between La. 357 and La. 182 in St. Landry Parish will be closed beginning Tuesday, January 26, 2010, for pipe replacement until Monday, February 1, 2010, weather permitting.
The detour will consist of La. 182, La. 358 & La. 357. DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds... more »
The Gonzales man accused of murdering Krotz Springs native Davina Chapman last summer will be in a St. Landry Parish court house Thursday.
John Larry Snyder, has been charged with murder in Point Coupee Parish, but will be in Opelousas to face a charge for simple kidnapping. Chapman's body... more »