Slidell Shooting Leaves One Injured

Last night shortly after 6:40 p.m., Slidell Police were called to a report of multiple gun shots at the McDonald’s on Pontchartrain Drive. As of last night police were aware of one person who was struck by a bullet. The person’s injuries were described as not life threatening. Slidell Police investigators were processing the crime…

Hammond Police Investigate Attack

The Hammond Police Department is investigating a battery that occurred at the intersection of South Cate Street and East Coleman Avenue. On November 3rd, at approximately 1:45am, the victim was walking down the street and confronted by a group of white males in a silver, regular-cab, pickup truck. One of the male subjects struck the…

Bayou Christmas in Slidell

December 19th through the 29th, the City of Slidell and the Slidell Boys & Girls Club merrily present the 6th Annual Slidell’s Bayou Christmas. The event will be taking place at Heritage Park, featuring free printed picture with Santa, Slidell Movie Nights, free carnival rides, entertainment from local schools, church choirs, and dancers with food…

OMV Locations Remain Closed

Due to continued efforts to restore network and online services, statewide OMV locations will remain closed Thursday morning, November 21st. Officials with the Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles and the Office of Technology Services have worked continuously since the beginning of the incident making progress to ensure all public systems are operational and ready for…

HPD Seeking Missing Teen

As of yesterday afternoon, the Hammond Police Department was asking for information about a missing person, Jada Devaux, 19 years old of Hammond. Devaux was last seen on November 19, leaving her home between 5:00 and 6:00 am on foot and possibly heading to Baton Rouge with her dog. She was last seen wearing a…

Bayou Christmas

December 19th through the 29th, the City of Slidell and the Slidell Boys & Girls Club merrily present the 6th Annual Slidell’s Bayou Christmas. The event will be taking place at Heritage Park, featuring free printed picture with Santa, Slidell Movie Nights, free carnival rides, entertainment from local schools, church choirs, and dancers with food…

Lake Rewind: November 20, 2019

We had friends from Our Lady of the Lake School and Northshore Community Foundation this morning. And Sheriff Smith came by. Vita and Christine were here to talk about their Breakfast with Santa, which is coming up December 7th. The kids will get a great breakfast, then a pic with Santa and a gift. Find…

STPSO Awarded Highway Safety Grant

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office has been awarded a $194,230 grant by the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission to be utilized as part of the statewide Fatal and Injury Crash Reduction Effort. The funds will be used to supply additional manpower to conduct extra seat belt enforcement, DWI patrols and underage alcohol enforcement in St.…

Motor Vehicle Offices Remain Closed this Morning

Statewide Motor Vehicle offices will remain closed on Wednesday morning, November 20th, for ongoing network restoration. As electronic services are restored and tested for full operational capabilities, afternoon office openings will be evaluated and announced to the public. The delayed opening will allow OMV employees ample time to ensure that all public systems are operational…