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Monroe police arrested a Monroe man on suspicion of simple assault on a police officer last week after authorities questioned the suspect as part of another investigation.

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Monroe police arrested a Monroe man on suspicion of simple battery of the infirm earlier this month after authorities received a complaint of a disturbance at a home on Nory Lane.

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Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a Monroe man on suspicion of disturbing the peace last week after authorities received a complaint from a local church about a suspect disrupting the service.

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Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a West Monroe man on suspicion of soliciting for prostitutes and simple battery last week after the suspect's Uber driver reported the suspect's inappropriate remarks.

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Extremely dark-tinted windows on a vehicle driven by a Union Parish resident resulted in an arrest for illegal carrying of weapons.

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Monroe police arrested four juveniles on suspicion of vehicle burglary last week after authorities received a suspicious person complaint on Valencia Avenue.

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A traffic stop by a Union Parish sheriff’s patrol deputy has resulted in the arrest of two adults and a juvenile on narcotics charges.

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A tip received by a Union Parish sheriff’s deputy about suspicious activity on property along Williams Colony Road near Downsville has led to the arrest of one man on weapons and drug charges.

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The passenger in a car stopped by a Union Parish sheriff’s deputy ended up being arrested on a drug possession charge.

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A West Monroe businessman seeking to liquidate assets and erase his debt now faces a motion for contempt and sanctions in federal bankruptcy court in the wake of state court lawsuits and federal authorities investigating his two home health agencies.

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Mayor Jamie Mayo says his administration’s focus during the new year would be on an initiative called “Operation Ceasefire” but neither the mayor nor the police department could provide specifics on what the initiative might entail.

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Possible criminal charges are pending following the death of a Louisiana State Penitentiary inmate. West Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s Deputies and Department of Corrections investigators are investigating the death of 32-year-old Major Jones.

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Monroe police arrested a Monroe man on suspicion of several charges including simple battery last Saturday after authorities learned the suspect struck a victim in the face, several times, with a closed fist.

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Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a West Monroe man on suspicion of disturbing the peace through drunkenness and criminal trespass last Saturday after authorities received a complaint about the suspect at a local business.

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Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a West Monroe man on suspicion of disturbing the peace through disorderly conduct and resisting an officer last week after an off-duty officer learned of a patient acting strangely at St. Francis Medical Center in Monroe.

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Two Union Parish sheriff’s detectives were en route Monday afternoon to Texarkana, Texas, to interview Sean Johnson, a Bernice man who is accused of shooting his girlfriend in the head late Saturday night.

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Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies arrested an Eros man for criminal trespass and criminal damage to property last week after authorities learned of a property damage report on Ervin Cotton Road in West Monroe.

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University of Louisiana-Monroe police arrested a Bernice man on suspicion of simple possession of marijuana last week after authorities encountered suspect while patrolling the university's baseball stadium.

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Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a Bossier City man on suspicion of disturbing the peace and criminal trespass last Saturday after authorities received a complaint from St. Francis Medical Center.

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Ouachita Parish Metro Narcotics Unit agents arrested a West Monroe man on drug dealing and gun charges last week after executing a search warrant at the suspect's home and finding several bags of drugs there.

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An officer with the state Probation & Parole Office in Monroe was arrested for theft earlier this month after an investigation by state Department of Children and Family Resources of the officer's employment details.

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Monroe police arrested a Monroe man on several charges including simple assault and disturbing the peace last week after authorities learned of a disturbance at the Wal-Mart on Louisville Avenue.

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A federal grand jury in Shreveport returned a three-count indictment, charging Michael Jarred Gentry, 32, of Shreveport, with second degree murder, felon in possession of a firearm, and discharging a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence, resulting in death, according to U.S.…

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Two Ouachita Parish residents are accused of aggravated burglary in a Point community break-in that occurred in August, Union Parish Sheriff Dusty Gates said last week.

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A West Monroe man now faces one felony count of insurance fraud after submitting a false bodily injury insurance claim stemming from an August 2018 incident at the Sonic Drive-In in Calhoun.

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Ouachita Parish Metro Narcotics Unit agents arrested a West Monroe couple on several drug dealing charges last week after authorities completed a 15-month investigation of the couple’s activities.

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Monroe police arrested a Monroe woman on suspicion of cruelty to juveniles last week after authorities went to a home on Carolina Street to conduct a welfare check and found a child there alone.

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Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a West Monroe man on suspicion of disturbing the peace through language and disorderly conduct last week after authorities received a “hold up” alarm from a store on Old Hwy 15.

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Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a West Monroe man on suspicion of simple burglary last week after authorities received a complaint about a stolen deer stand.

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Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a Monroe woman on suspicion of aggravated second-degree battery last week after authorities received a stabbing complaint from a house on Morton Street.

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Ouachita Parish sheriff's deputies arrested a Monroe man for shoplifting last week after the suspect entered the store and took a bottle of Dalmore Single Malt Scotch without paying.

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Monroe police arrested a Monroe man for firing a gun within city limits last week after authorities received a report of gunshots in the city's Garden District, a few blocks from Neville High School.

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A former human resources/payroll employee at the Union Parish Detention Center is accused of intentionally changing her supervisor’s time sheet in retaliation for her twice being reprimanded.

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A Downsville woman was recently booked into the Union Parish Detention Center accused of throwing some hedge clippers at a maintenance man who had gone to the woman’s rented property to extinguish an outside fire.

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