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Baton Rouge Police Department press releases

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Jan. 23, 2019Attempted Murder Suspect Wanted 
Jan. 23, 2019Attempting to Locate 
Jan 25, 2019North Foster Incident 
Jan. 01, 2019Shooting Victim Dies 
Jan. 02, 2019Homicide Investigation 
Jan. 06, 2019Shooting Investigation 
Jan. 10, 2019Shooting on Evangeline St 
Jan. 16, 2019Murder Investigation on Brookshire Ave 
Feb. 11, 2019Statement from Chief Murphy Paul 
Feb. 12, 2019Fatal Crash on Perkins Rd 
Feb. 15, 2019Attempting to Id 
Feb. 17, 2019Homicide Investigation 
Feb. 18, 2019Armed Robbery of a Business 
Feb. 19, 2019Murder Investigation 
Feb. 20, 2019Shooting on Monterrey Dr 
Feb. 22, 2019Arrest in Spanish Town Rd Death 
Feb. 22, 2019Press Release 
Feb. 22, 2019A Settlement with Officer Hamadeh 
Feb. 26, 2019Arrest in Shooting Deathhttp://city.brla.gov/dept/brpd/news/Images Available
Feb. 27, 2019Murder Investigation 
Feb. 27, 2019Search for Missing Person 
March 01, 2019Murder Suspect Arrestedhttp://city.brla.gov/dept/brpd/news/Images Available
March 01, 2019Pedestrian Fatality on Airline 
March 01, 2019Shooting on North 36th Street 
March 06, 2019Attempting to Idhttp://city.brla.gov/dept/brpd/news/Images Available
March 08, 2019Drug Arresthttp://city.brla.gov/dept/brpd/news/Images Available
March 11, 2019Arrest in Pedestrian Fatality 
March 13, 2019Fatal Crashhttp://city.brla.gov/dept/brpd/news/Images Available
March 13, 2018Two Arrested in Attempted Murder Case 
March 16, 201985th BTA 
March 25, 2019Murder Investigation 
March 27, 2019Shooting Arresthttp://city.brla.gov/dept/brpd/news/Images Available
March 28, 2019Murder Arrest 
March 28, 2019Murder Investigation on Addison Streethttp://city.brla.gov/dept/brpd/news/Images Available
April 02, 2019Murder Arresthttp://city.brla.gov/dept/brpd/news/Images Available
April 02, 2019Shooting Death 
April 03, 2019Soliciting Arrest 
April 04, 2019Attempting to Idhttp://city.brla.gov/dept/brpd/news/Images Available
April 08, 2019Fatal Crash on Stumbergy Ln 
April 09, 2019Attempting to Id 
April 09, 2019Fatal Crash 
April 14, 2019Shooting Investigation 
April 15, 2019North Acadian Thruway West Shooting Arrest 
April 18, 2019Shooting on Lewis Street 
April 24, 2019Buckle Up in Your Truck 
April 24, 2019Pay Study 
April 26, 2019
Scam Alert
 
April 27, 2019
Shooting on N. 35th Street
 
April 28, 2019
Fatal Motorcycle Crash
 
April 29, 2019
Robbery Kidnapping Suspect Wanted
 
April 30, 2019
Shooting on Sherwood Forest Blvd.
 
May 01, 2019
Arrest in S. Sherwood Forest Blvd. Shooting
 
May 01, 2019
Shooting on South 18th Street
 
May 01, 2019
Train Crash
 
May 02, 2019
Arrest in North 35th Street Shooting
 
May 02, 2019
Shooting Death
 
May 03, 2019
Fatal Crash on Airline Hwy.

May 03, 2019
Suspect Wanted for Armed Robbery

May 06, 2019
Fatal Crash on Highland Rd.

May 06, 2019
Armed Robbery Suspect Wanted

May 08, 2019
Murder Arrest

May 09, 2019
Robbery of Jewelry Store

May 13, 2019
Memorial Service

May 13, 2019
Murder Investigation on Convention Street

May 20, 2019
Attempt Robbery of Food Mart

May 20, 2019
Click It or Ticket Campaign

May 26, 2019
Shooting on Lanier Drive

May 27, 2019
Traffic Fatality on I-10

May 30, 2019
South 18th St Murder Arrest

May 31, 2019
Attempting to Identify

May 31, 2019
Shooting on South 17th Street

June 06, 2019
Shooting on Ford Street

June 07, 2019
Arrest in Dallas Dr. Shooting

June 11, 2019
BRPD Explorer Program

June 12, 2019
Identifying Burglary Suspect

June 17, 2019
Murder Investigation Susan Ave.

June 24, 2019
Murder Investigation on Lake Calais Ct.

June 26, 2019
Death Investigation

June 26, 2019
Shooting on Perkins Road

June 29, 2019
Recent Shooting

July 05, 2019
Shooting on Geranium Street

July 06, 2019
Shooting Spanish Town Road

July 10, 2019
Arrest Made in Convention Street Shooting

July 10, 2019
Fatal Crash on Florida Blvd

July 10, 2019
Arrest Made In Shooting Convention Street

July 13, 2019
Death Investigation

July 15, 2019
Shooting Death on Hanks Dr.

July 16, 2019
Murder Arrest

July 17, 2019
Fatal Crash on Nicholson Dr

July 21, 2019
Traffic Crash on Chippewa Street

July 23, 2019
Arrest in Club Shooting

July 25, 2019
Attempting to Identify Burglary Suspect

July 25, 2019
BRPD Officer Fired

July 25, 2019
Fatal Crash

July 16, 2019
Murder Arrest

July 28, 2019
Fatal Crash on Interstate 12

July 29, 2019
Attempted Murder and Suicide

August 03, 2019
Shooting Death on North Donmoor Ave

August 07, 2019
School Starts Tomorrow

August 12, 2019
Homicide Investigation

August 16, 2019
Fatal Crash on Grant Street

August 16, 2019
Fatal Crash on North Blvd.

August 19, 2019
85th BTA Graduates Today

August 19, 2019
85th BTA Graduation

August 19, 2019
Driver Sober Get Pulled Over

August 21, 2019
Robbery of Family Dollar

August 23, 2019
Murder Arrest

August 26, 2019
Attempted Murder Arrest

August 26, 2019
DWI Checkpoint Results

August 26, 2019
Shooting Investigation Update

September 01, 2019
Fatal Crash Near Harding blvd.

September 02, 2019
Shooting Death on Plaza Americana

September 03, 2019
Shooting on North Street

September 03, 2019
Victoria Dr. Shooting Death

September 05, 2019
Update to Plaza American

September 09, 2019
Unauthorized Use of an Acess Card

September 11, 2019
Murder Arrest of Peter Hinkle

September 16, 2019
Robbery Suspect Wanted

September 20, 2019
Shooting Death Investigation

September 20, 2019
Shooting Investigation

September 25, 2019
15 Guns Seized

September 25, 2019
Traffic Fatality

September 27, 2019
National Night Out Against Crime

September 30, 2019
Shooting on Sherwood Meadow

September 30, 2019
Fatal Crash

October 02, 2019
Update to Sherwood Meadow Shooting

October 03, 2019
Homicide Investigation W. Brookstown

October 04, 2019
Update to Homicide Investigation W. Brookstown

October 08, 2019
Update in Homicide Investigation

October 13, 2019
Fatal Traffic Crash

October 15, 2019
Shooting Death

October 17, 2019
Double Homicide

October 19, 2019
Homicide Investigation Scenic Hwy

October 21, 2019
Walgreens Armed Robbery

October 22, 2019
Arrest in Homicide Investigation

October 22, 2019
Homicide Investigation Cate Ave.

October 22, 2019
Second Arrest in W. Brookstown Homicide

October 23, 2019
Additional Arrest in Double Homicide

October 31, 2019
Charges Upgraded to Murder

November 01, 2019
Shooting Investigation

November 06, 2019
Murder Investigation Rosenwald Rd

November 08, 2019
Pedestrian Struck

November 08, 2019
Safety Grant

November 08, 2019
Shooting on Cletus Dr

November 09, 2019
Murder Investigation on Jim Taylor Dr.

November 09, 2019
Shooting Death on Curtis St

November 09, 2019
Shooting Death on Enterprise St

November 10, 2019
Shooting on Blueberry St

November 11, 2019
Shooting on Cyrus Ave

November 12, 2019
Fatal Crash

November 12, 2019
Shooting on Crestwood St

November 13, 2019
 Murder Arrest

November 15, 2019
Update-Shooting on Crestwood St

November 17, 2019
Homicide Investigation on N. Sherwood Forest

November 17, 2019
Homicide Investigation on Underwood Ave

November 18, 2019
Additional Arrests in Crestwood St. Homicide

November 18, 2019
Statement from Chief Paul

November 20, 2019
Homicide on Ridderman Ave.

November 21, 2019
Arrests in N. Sherwood Forest Homicide

November 24, 2019
Shooting on Prescott Rd

November 25, 2019
Fatal Crash on North 22nd

November 25, 2019
Fatal Shooting on Fairchild St

November 25, 2019
Shooting on Blvd De Province

November 26, 2019
Arrest made in Curtis St. Homicide

November 26, 2019
Update to homicide on Blvd De Province

November 28, 2019
Shooting on Osceola St

November 30, 2019
Arrests made in Osceola St. homicide

December 04, 2019
Arrest made in 2013 homicide

December 05, 2019
Arrest in Prescott Rd Homicide

December 06, 2019
DWI Checkpoint

December 06, 2019
 Obscenity

December 13, 2019
Double Homicide on South 16th St

December 15, 2019
Traffic Fatality on Interstate 12 Update

December 15, 2019
Traffic Fatality on Interstate 12

December 16, 2019
Traffic Fatality on South I-110

December 18, 2019
Shooting on Airline Hwy

December 21, 2019
Stabbing Death

December 24, 2019
Homicide Investigation on Dougherty Drive

December 27, 2019
Shooting on North 31st Street

December 28, 2019
Homicide Investigation on Pocahontas