Residents Businesses Visitors Government Search Directory Home
Baton Rouge Police Department

BRPD Home Line Break

Line Break
ICE Victim Notification External web link not maintained by City of Baton Rouge
Line Break
Chief
Line Break
Crime Statistics
Line Break
Crime Maps
Line Break
Crime Stoppers External web link not maintained by City of Baton Rouge
Line Break
Frequently Asked Questions
Line Break
Internal Affairs Summary This document is in PDF format.  Download the free viewer from www.adobe.com 
Line Break
K-9 Division Honored
Line Break
News & Press Releases
Line Break
Organizational Charts
Line Break
Phone Numbers
Line Break
Recruiting Information
Line Break
Resource Links
Line Break
Safety Tips
Line Break
Reporting a theft or loss of items such as cell phones, garbage cans



News & Press Releases     RSS Feeds
  • These files were created with Adobe Acrobat This document is in PDF format.  Download the free viewer from www.adobe.com. To view them, you must have an Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you do not have one, you can download it from Adobe.
  • Use the search feature to locate specific BRPD press releases.
      
  • This page listing contains press releases for the year 2008.
DateCaptionPhoto Available
Jan. 03, 2008 Man Charged for Rpting False Leads to Investigator  
Jan. 07, 2008 Pedestrian Critically Injured  
Jan. 10, 2008 Robin Hoodie Arrested  
Jan. 18, 2008 Suspect Sought in Fatal Crash  
Jan. 23, 2008 Suspect Wanted in Richland Avenue Murder Images Available 1
Jan. 23, 2008 Attacks on Elderly Victims Reported  
Jan. 23, 2008 Suspect Wanted in New Year's Eve Murder Images Available 1
Jan. 23, 2008 Attacks on Elderly Victims Reported  
Jan. 24, 2008 Suspect Surrenders in Richland Avenue Murder  
Jan. 30, 2008 Child Dies After Being Struck by Car  
Jan. 30, 2008 Single Car Crash Kills Man  
Jan. 31, 2008 2007 Crime Stats Released  
Jan. 31, 2008 Man Arrested for 1989 Rape  
Feb. 01, 2008 Suspects Sought in Child Shooting Images Available 1 2 3
Feb. 04, 2008 Suspect Wanted for Murder on North Acadian Images Available 1
Feb. 06, 2008 Two More Arrested in Shooting of 2-Year Old  
Feb. 08, 2008 Shooting at Technical College  
Feb. 08, 2008 Suspect Identified in School Shootings  
Feb. 09, 2008 Statement by Family of Latina Williams  
Feb. 11, 2008 Update on LA Technical College Shootings  
Feb. 21, 2008 Pharmacy Robbed  
Feb. 26, 2008 Cpl. Mark Beck Killed in Traffic Crash Images Available 1
Feb. 26, 2008 Suspect Arrested in 2007 Murder Images Available 1
Feb. 26, 2008 Funeral Arrangements for Cpl. Mark Beck  
Feb. 28, 2008 Mark Beck Funeral Procession Route  
Feb. 28, 2008 Possible Telephone Scam Reported  
Mar. 04, 2008 Attempt to ID Possible Robbery Suspect Images Available 1 2 3 4
Mar. 21, 2008 Camouflaged Robber Sought Images Available 1
Mar. 21, 2008 Serious Crash at Florida and Flannery  
Mar. 24, 2008 Suspect Sought in S. 15th Street Murder Images Available 1
Mar. 27, 2008 Four Men Shot, One Dead  
Mar. 28, 2008 Homicide 1400 N. Acadian  
Apr. 01, 2008 Man Shot to Death in Car on Dallas Drive  
Apr. 02, 2008 Clerk Fights Off Robber Images Available 1 2 3 4
Apr. 10, 2008 Home Invasion on Glenda  
Apr. 11, 2008 Suspect Wanted in Quadruple Shooting  
Apr. 14, 2008 Suspect Sought in Drive-Thru Stabbing Images Available 1
Apr. 14, 2008 74th Basic Training Academy Begins  
Apr. 14, 2008 Man Found Shot to Death on Laurel  
Apr. 18, 2008 Shell Station Robber Sought Images Available 1 2
Apr. 21, 2008 BRPD K-9's Win Awards Images Available 1 2
Apr. 22, 2008 Sgt. Michael Simon Passes Away Images Available 1
Apr. 23, 2008 50 Lbs. of Ecstasy Seized Images Available 1 2
Apr. 23, 2008 Home Invasion Suspect Shot  
Apr. 23, 2008 Traffic Fatality 7600 Jefferson Highway  
Apr. 24, 2008 Arrest in Club Lucky's Murder  
Apr. 24, 2008 BRPD Actively Recruiting  
Apr. 24, 2008 Popular Women's Self-Defense Class Offered  
Apr. 30, 2008 SWAT Wins Title at World Event Images Available 1 2
May 20, 2008 Special Olympics Torch Run in BR  
May 23, 2008 Undercover Park Operations Nets Three Arrests  
May 26, 2008 Pedestrian Killed by Drunk Driver  
May 26, 2008 Homicide 6777 Rembrandt  
May 27, 2008 Summer School Zones Enforced  
May 29, 2008 Child Safety Event at Zoo  
May 29, 2008 Suspect Wanted in North St. Shooting Images Available 1
Jun. 05, 2008 Fatal Hit and Run Driver Sought  
Jun. 10, 2008 Four Charged with Soliciting Cash  
Jun. 10, 2008 4th District Relocating  
Jun. 21, 2008 Two BRPD Officers Shot  
Jun. 22, 2008 Update on BRPD Officers Shot  
Jun. 23, 2008 Update on Wounded Officers Images Available 1 2
Jun. 30, 2008 4th of July Safety Discussed  
Jul. 02, 2008 Hancock Bank Robber Sought Images Available 1
Jul. 02, 2008 Suspect Wanted in Madison Ave. Murder Images Available 1
Jul. 03, 2008 Man Killed in I-110 Traffic Crash  
Jul. 03, 2008 Gas Pump Burglar Sought Images Available 1 2 3 4
Jul. 10, 2008 DWI Checkpoint Planned  
Jul. 10, 2008 Body Found in River Identified  
Jul. 11, 2008 11 Arrested in DWI Checkpoint  
Jul. 18, 2008 DWI Checkpoint Results  
Jul. 25, 2008 Mother Accused of Trying To Drown Child  
Jul. 25, 2008 Arrest Made in Brice Street Murder  
Jul. 29, 2008 NNO News Release 2008  
Aug. 04, 2008 Woman Charged with Cruelty  
Aug. 04, 2008 Bony Robber Images Available 1
Aug. 04, 2008 S. Acadian Shell Robber Sought Images Available 1 2 3 4
Aug. 05, 2008 Man Dies From Blow to Head  
Aug. 05, 2008 Shooting Victim Dies  
Aug. 05, 2008 East Baton Rouge 2008 School Zone Times  
Aug. 08, 2008 74th BTA Oath Ceremony  
Aug. 12, 2008 Man Found Shot in Vacant Lot  
Aug. 12, 2008 Man Playing Dominoes Shot  
Aug. 13, 2008 Man Found Shot on N. 46th  
Aug. 13, 2008 Child Abduction Suspect Sought Images Available 1
Aug. 14, 2008 Woman Murdered in Parking Lot  
Aug. 15, 2008 BRPD Officer Wins Statewide Honor Images Available 1
Aug. 18, 2008 Shooting Victim from N. 46th Dies  
Aug. 20, 2008 Suspect Wanted for Attempt Murder  
Aug. 20, 2008 Capital One Bank Robbed Images Available 1 2
Aug. 21, 2008 Capital One Bank Robbers Arrested  
Aug. 22, 2008 2008 First Half Crime Stats Released  
Aug. 22, 2008 BRPD and LSUPD Conduct Joint DWI Checkpoint  
Aug. 22, 2008 Suspect Wanted in Brandywine Murder Images Available 1
Aug. 22, 2008 BRPD Trainee Arrested and Fired  
Aug. 26, 2008 Robbery of Circle K  
Aug. 27, 2008 Subway Robbed - Airline Hwy  
Sep. 05, 2008 New Gustav Curfew Hours  
Sep. 05, 2008 Public Warned of False Personations  
Sep. 05, 2008 Contact EOC if Blocking Roadway  
Sep. 08, 2008 Suspect Wanted in Geronimo Street Murder Images Available 1
Sep. 09, 2008 Mother and Daughter Found Dead  
Sep. 09, 2008 Man Found Murdered at Bellemont  
Sep. 10, 2008 EBRP Curfew to Expire  
Sep. 24, 2008 Attempt Murder Suspect Arrested  
Sep. 24, 2008 Victim in Club Shooting Dies  
Sep. 25, 2008 Suspect Wanted For Murder  
Sep. 25, 2008 Victim Dies After Shooting  
Sep. 26, 2008 Reginald Baker Surrenders  
Sep. 26, 2008 Zachary James Arrested  
Oct. 02, 2008 DWI Checkpoint Planned  
Oct. 03, 2008 Brightside DWI Checkpoint Results  
Oct. 09, 2008 Suspect Wanted in Aliquippa Street Shootings Images Available 1 2
Oct. 09, 2008 Pawn Shop Shooting  
Oct. 10, 2008 Self-Defense Class for Women  
Oct. 10, 2008 Motorcycle Competition to Benefit Charity  
Oct. 10, 2008 Suspect Arrested in Rite-Aid Robbery/Shootings  
Oct. 13, 2008 Trick or Treat Times Set  
Oct. 14, 2008 Shooting on Terrance St  
Oct. 14, 2008 Shooting on Thomas Delpit  
Oct. 15, 2008 Robbery Suspect Arrested  
Oct. 15, 2008 Suspect Wanted For Murder Images Available 1
Oct. 23, 2008 DWI Checkpoint  
Oct. 29, 2008 Suspect(s) Caught After Shooting  
Oct. 29, 2008 Attempt Murder Suspect Arrested  
Oct. 31, 2008 Robbery of Cracker Barrel Images Available 1
Nov. 03, 2008 Shooting Victim Dies  
Nov. 03, 2008 Officer Charged with DWI  
Nov. 05, 2008 Charity Motorcycle Competition Results  
Nov. 08, 2008 Homicide 2966 Sycamore  
Nov. 08, 2008 Fatality 3500 Blount Road  
Nov. 08, 2008 Stabbing 6961 Government  
Nov. 09, 2008 Shooting 9300 Hyacinth  
Nov. 09, 2008 Homicide 9728 Avenue M  
Nov. 10, 2008 Shooting 1200 N. 39th  
Nov. 11, 2008 Crash 2600 N. Sherwood Forest  
Nov. 11, 2008 Pork and Beer Burglar Sought Images Available 1
Nov. 11, 2008 Suspect Sought in Radio Shack Shooting Images Available 1
Nov. 27, 2008 Two victims Shot in Parking Lot  
Dec. 04, 2008 Officers Fired Upon, Shoot Suspect  
Dec. 04, 2008 Man Charged in Negligent Homicide  
Dec. 05, 2008 Juvenile Charged in Cadillac Street Murder  
Dec. 05, 2008 75th Basic Academy to Start  
Dec. 05, 2008 Suspect Sought in Circle K Robbery Images Available 1 2 3
Dec. 17, 2008 Vehicle Hits House  
Dec. 18, 2008 Man Missing Images Available 1
Dec. 18, 2008 Computer Burglar Images Available 1 2
Dec. 18, 2008 Traffic Fatality 5000 Alvin Dark  
Dec. 19, 2008 Shooting 1111 Rodin  
Dec. 19, 2008 Homicide 1000 S. 15th St.  
Dec. 22, 2008 Attempted Bank Robbery Images Available 1 2 3 4
Dec. 23, 2008 Rape Suspect Wanted Images Available 1
Dec. 23, 2008 Homicide 11700 Pamela  
Dec. 23, 2008 Sketch of Shooting Suspect Released Images Available 1
Dec. 24, 2008 Arrest Made in Pamela Street Homicide  
Dec. 24, 2008 Child Killed by Airbag  
Dec. 29, 2008 Double Murder 5500 Shelley Court  
Dec. 29, 2008 New Year's Safety Urged  
Dec. 30, 2008 Suspect Arrested in Double Murder