A suspect is in custody following a rash of break-ins in Ferriday over the past week.
Two Concordia Parish residents were among seven Louisiana Department of Corrections (DOC) employees at Louisiana State Penitentiary who have been accused of contraband smuggling and inappropriate behavior, according to the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections (LDPSC).
Sicily Island native Daniel White was found guilty March 12 of second degree murder in the gruesome 2014 slaying of 29-year-old Gwendolyn Dee McIntosh of Sterlington.
Three Vidalia residents were charged with felony cruelty to the infirmed last week after an elderly Concordia Parish man under their care died from neglect last November.
A Concordia Parish Sheriff's Office inmate who walked away from a work detail at Concordia Parish courthouse on Feb.20 attempted to carjack a vehicle at Wal-Mart in Vidalia before being apprehended at United Mississippi Bank 10 minutes after escaping.
Three Ferriday men were arrested and charged with possession of drugs and carrying a weapon after Ferriday officers responded to a call on Friday of men gambling in the Montgomery Square parking lot on La. Hwy. 15.
An investigation by the Children's Advocacy Center and Vidalia Police led to the arrest of a French Settlement man on three charges of child molestation involving three Vidalia children.
Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office (CPSO) Chief Deputy David Hedrick said Tuesday that a complaint has been received from a Concordia Parish school official concerning a teacher in a parish school.
Charges against Bruce Wiley were dropped last week during proceedings in Seventh Judicial District Court in Vidalia.Wiley, 48, of Vidalia, who was working as a Concordia Parish Sheriff's Office Correctional Officer last year, previously served as an assistant police chief in Ferriday and Vid…
Two Lake Charles defendants were sentenced this week for kidnapping a Texas man after a failed drug deal, according to U.S. Attorney David Joseph's office.
Bond for a Clayton man accused of killing his 10-month-old child was set at $1 million by Ad Hoc Judge Don Burns during proceedings Monday in Seventh Judicial District Court in Vidalia.
Louisiana Department of Corrections (DOC) investigators at Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola arrested a visitor in a shakedown late Saturday afternoon, and thwarted her attempt to smuggle drugs into the prison.
The final suspect in an armed robbery at Ferriday Finance on Wednesday was apprehended Thursday at 8 p.m. on Roosevelt St., in Stanton, north of Natchez.
United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that Jose Melchor Martinez, 48, a resident of Church Point and a citizen of Mexico, has been arrested after being charged by a federal criminal complaint in U.S. District Court with re-entry of a removed alien.
The Vidalia Police Department (VPD) at approximately 3 p.m. Sunday Sept. 30, received a call from a resident who wanted to relinquish electronic devices that their juvenile child had found.
Four Vidalia High junior high students were found with possession of prescription drugs during an investigation on Monday, Sept. 24, said Vidalia Police Public Relations Officer Miranda Clifton.
Two armed men accused of robbing a man in a wheelchair of $7 were booked within 15 minutes of committing the crime, according to the Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office (CPSO).
A Youngsville woman was sentenced last week to two years and nine months in prison for stealing nearly $200,000 while working as business manager at a local breast cancer center and to filing false income tax returns, according to U.S. Attorney David Joseph's office.
A Ridgecrest man was charged with two counts of cruelty to animals, including a golden retriever who died from malnourishment, said Concordia Parish Sheriff's Office (CPSO) Captain Elijah Bilbo.
A Lettsworth man will have to pay $10,250 in civil restitution after a judge found him guilty of illegally killing a Louisiana black bear. There is no season set for black bear in Louisiana.
Two Ridgecrest residents were charged with animal cruelty and resisting an officer after Concordia Parish Sheriff's Office deputies checked out a complaint of a dog biting a child on Sunday in Ridgecrest.
A St, Joseph man and Vidalia man were arrested Monday after leading a Louisiana state trooper on a car chase from Louisiana 568 to St. Joseph at speeds close to 110 miles per hour.
Concordia Parish Sheriff's Office (CPSO) deputies – acting on a tip on May 16 -- found a child alone in a home in Vidalia along with roaches, cat feces and trash piled up on the floor at the residence.