BATON ROUGE - As citizens and visitors across the state make plans to celebrate the New Year’s holiday, Troopers stress the importance of responsible behavior and safe practices with the ultimate goal of zero fatal crashes. Help us make a safe start to 2014.
A pedestrian has been struck by a car and killed in rural Bossier Parish. Louisiana State Police say a car driven by 35-year-old Tammy Owens of Doyline was traveling eastbound on Hwy 527 when it struck 32-year-old Andrew Burks of Elm Grove.
A traffic stop on I-20 in Bienville Parish has led to two arrests and the seizure of a large amount of marijuana. It started when a trooper pulled over a car on I-20 eastbound about 6 miles west of Arcadia.
Two very important police officers went missing last night. Bruno and Luke, Louisiana State Police K-9 Troopers disappeared for a while. Fortunately, within two hours of the report of their disappearance, both troopers were found at local animal shelters.