Lafayette Police responded to a crash in the 100 Block of Broadmoor Boulevard, early Sunday morning . The incident happened just before 6:30 a.m. Lafayette investigators say a 2006 silver Land Rover traveling West on Broadmoor Boulevard when the driver struck a pedestrian. The 57 year old female resident of... more »
Two people allegedly attacked at a Downtown Lafayette Nightclub are out of the hospital tonight.
Police say they received the call about 12:30 Saturday morning that the two were stabbed at Karma Nightclub. The victims drove themselves to University Medical Center in Lafayette where police were called to investigate... more »
While thousands across the country have the day off others are hard at work.
There are those who no matter what the calendar says have to get up and get to work.
"Regardless of what holiday it is, our services will always be here and we're always available... more »
The gag order a federal judge has placed on the parties involved in the lawsuit against the Lafayette Police Department and Lafayette Consolidated Government is still in effect.
Nine current and former Lafayette Police Officers who are suing their superiors and local government appeared in federal court today. As... more »
As you recall an original case was filed on May 22 putting everything in motion.The nine officers originally filed their case in district court. They brought forward audio tapes, video documentation and claims of injustice by the Chief and a police Major. At a hearing May 29 a judge voted... more »
The Lafayette Police Department has released the findings of an Internal Investigation regarding an incident that occurred on Mardi Gras day, on February 19, 2010. The investigation determined that the focus officer in the incident violated Departmental Policy. Specifically, those policies pertaining to "Handling of prisoners and use of tactics... more »
A new member of the Lafayette Police Department was introduced today. Barry, a 4-year-old Belgian Malawa, will be starting his service immediately. The K9 was an unexpected donation to the police department by K9 concepts. The owner of the company Jack Robicheaux says he wanted to give back to the... more »