On June 15, 2014, around 2 a.m. Lafayette Police in the downtown area responded to a gun shot fired inside of a night club.
When officers arrived at the club, located in the 200 block of Jefferson Street, they discovered an injured man and two injured women. Two of... more »
On his way out, Jefferson Street Market owner Rob Robinson took what some are calling a "cheap shot" at his now former place of business and the Downtown Development Authority.
"It's sort of becoming frustrating dealing with some of the problems down here," says Robinson.
He and many... more »
DOTD has reported that La. 3156 (JeffersonStreetBridge) in New Iberia is now open to vehicular traffic.
La. 3156 (Jefferson Street Bridge) in Iberia Parish is now closed for necessary unforeseen bridge repairs. The duration of the repairs is unknown at this time. DOTD appreciates your patience and... more »
Four Arrested in November 16th Home Invasion
On November 16, 2009, a home invasion occurred in the 1300 block of Jefferson Street. Suspects entered the residence by force and robbed the victim at gunpoint. Detectives investigating the incident were able to develop 4 suspects during the course of the... more »
Victims Robbed at Gunpoint in Parking Lot
On November 19, 2009, at approximately 1:00 am, two victims were standing by a vehicle behind a business in the 400 block of Jefferson Street when they were approached by two black males. One of the suspects produced a handgun and demanded... more »