Slidell Police Seek Treyvon Martin

Slidell Police are asking the public for information regarding 21-year-old, Treyvon Warren. Treyvon is wanted by three difference law enforcement agencies on the Northshore including Slidell PD, Louisiana State Police, and the St. Tammany Sheriff’s Office. Charges include a second offense probation violation, Aggravated Flight from an Officer, 4 Counts of Contributing to the Delinquency…

Feds Approve Money for Gulf Recovery

Federal agencies have approved nearly $226 million for 18 projects to restore open ocean in the Gulf of Mexico after the 2010 BP oil spill. The projects include $52 million to study deep-sea habitats and are described in a 490-page report released earlier this week. The nonprofit Ocean Conservancy called it the world’s first plan…

TPSO Arrests Negligent Animal Owner

An animal owner has been charged after TPSO investigated complaints of animal abuse. Earlier this week deputies responded to Hookfin Rd. in Kentwood as the result of an anonymous complaint regarding the apparent abuse and neglect of several horses in a nearby pasture. When deputies arrived, they were directed to an area where they located…

Press Conference on Lacombe Murder

Sheriff Randy Smith and Coroner Dr. Charles Preston spoke with media yesterday regarding a Lacombe man who was arrested in connection with a woman’s death that occurred at his residence earlier this year. STPSO says John Jacob Jenkins was arrested at his place of employment and was booked into the St. Tammany Parish Jail on…

State Police Investigate St. Helena Shooting

Louisiana State Police are investigating an officer involved shooting in St. Helena Parish. State Police involvement was requested by the St. Helena Parish Sheriff’s Office after an officer involved shooting. The incident took place on Nichols Road when two St. Helena Parish deputies responded to a residence in an attempt to locate a wanted suspect.…

Selene Holds Coronation Ball

Last week the Krewe of Selene held their annual coronation ball. The theme of the Coronation Ball was Geaux for the Gold with entertainment provided by B Street Benny. New royalty included Ms. Dayna Burkhardt as Queen, along with Mr. Chad Nichols as King. The Grand Marshall will be Ms. Sula Kim from WDSU. The…

Slidell Police Disarm Shooter

Shortly before 10 a.m. yesterday, Slidell Police responded to a report of gunshots on Northam Court, which is located in the Country Club Subdivision. When officers arrived, they encountered a distraught man who was holding a weapon. The subject barricaded himself inside of his residence and became increasingly violent towards officers. The Slidell Police Department’s…

Officer Involved Shooting in St. Helena

On Monday, December 9, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations were requested by the St. Helena Parish Sheriff’s Office to investigate an officer involved shooting. The incident took place on Nichols Road in St. Helena Parish. The initial investigation led Troopers to determine that, shortly before 8:00PM, two St. Helena Parish deputies responded…

Traffic Changes for SLU Commencement

Motorists and visitors planning to attend Southeastern Louisiana University’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec 14, should anticipate heavy traffic and route changes affecting University Avenue between I-55 and North Cherry Street. More than 1,000 students will receive associate, bachelor, master and doctoral degrees in the University Center. The section of University Avenue between Lion Lane…