Broken water main in Harvey closes Peters Road

Public Works Water Department crews are on site where a 36″ water main has broken on Peters Road under the Lapalco Bridge. A full road closure is in effect at this time; however, traffic engineers are assisting and attempting to isolate to a partial road closure while repairs are made. Repairs will be made by […]

19-Year-Old Killed in Single Vehicle Crash on LA 10

Bogalusa–At approximately 10:50 PM on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop L responded to a single vehicle fatal crash on LA 10 approximately six miles east of LA 62 in Washington Parish. The crash has claimed the life of 19-year-old Cristal Camacho of Bogalusa. The initial on-scene investigation led Troopers to […]

Suspects Sought for Simple Robbery in Sixth District

The NOPD is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating two female subjects believed to be responsible for a simple robbery that occurred on October 6, 2018 at the intersection of Constance and Harmony streets. During the incident, the victim was reportedly sprayed with mace before having their property forcibly snatched from their possession […]

City of New Orleans Activates Freeze Plan for Homeless, Urges Residents to Stay Safe and Warm During Cold Weather

Today, the City of New Orleans will activate the Citywide Freeze Plan in anticipation of cold weather. The National Weather Service predicts that temperatures, factoring in wind chill, will drop below the threshold of 35 degrees Fahrenheit for more than four hours overnight Wednesday, Nov. 14, triggering the activation of the freeze plan. The coldest […]

LaPlace Man Arrested in Fatal Hit and Run Crash

Yesterday evening, Troopers arrested 28 year-old Charles Combetta of LaPlace, LA for Felony Hit and Run, Obstruction of Justice and No Driver’s License.  Combetta was booked into the St. John the Baptist Parish Jail. The arrest came after Troopers received several tips from the public regarding a 2000 GMC Sierra pick-up truck, owned by Combetta.  […]