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 […]

Inmates and Former Washington Parish Deputies Arrested on Various Charges

On September 8th, 2018, the Washington Parish Sheriff’s Office contacted Louisiana State Police Region I Detectives in reference to a criminal complaint which occurred at the Washington Parish Jail. As a result of the ongoing investigation, Troopers have secured arrest warrants for sixteen inmates and five former Washington Parish Sheriff’s Deputies on multiple charges. Through […]

City of New Orleans’ Human Relations Commission Issues Statement on Vandalism of Mandeville Synagogue

The Human Relations Commission issued the following statement on the vandalism this week of Northshore Jewish Congregation: “As the human rights office for the City of New Orleans, the Human Relations Commission strongly condemns the recent anti-Semitic attack on the synagogue in Mandeville, our St. Tammany Parish neighbor on the Northshore. Greater New Orleans is home […]

Tropical Storm #Gordon Advisory 9: Outer Rainbands Producing Squally Weather Along the Coast of the Western Florida Panhandle; Gordon Expected to Make Landfall Tonight as Hurricane

Tropical Storm Gordon Advisory Number 9 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL072018 1000 AM CDT Tue Sep 04 2018 …OUTER RAINBANDS PRODUCING SQUALLY WEATHER ALONG THE COAST OF THE WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE… …GORDON EXPECTED TO MAKE LANDFALL TONIGHT AS A HURRICANE… SUMMARY OF 1000 AM CDT…1500 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————– LOCATION…28.5N 86.8W ABOUT 145 MI…235 KM […]

List of Closures in Orleans, Jefferson, St. Charles, St. Bernard and St. Tammany Parishes

The non-emergency offices of Jefferson, Orleans, St. Charles and St. Tammany parishes will close Tuesday in anticipation of Tropical Storm Gordon making landfall on the Gulf Coast. Jefferson Parish All Jefferson Parish buildings will close Tuesday at 2 p.m. in order to prepare for the potential impacts of Tropical Storm Gordon. This includes all Parish libraries, all Jefferson Parish Parks […]

Tropical Storm #Gordon Advisory 8A: Gordon Moving Steadily Toward the Northern Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Gordon Intermediate Advisory Number 8A NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL072018 700 AM CDT Tue Sep 04 2018 …GORDON MOVING STEADILY TOWARD THE NORTHERN GULF COAST… …EXPECTED TO MAKE LANDFALL TONIGHT… SUMMARY OF 700 AM CDT…1200 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…28.1N 86.2W ABOUT 190 MI…305 KM ESE OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER […]