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Posted at 10:30 AM

Officials with the Vernon Parish Sheriff's Office on Thursday arrested sex offender Casey A. Brown, 32, of Sulphur, for allegedly attempting to kidnap a three year-old girl from her home.

Updated Sep 19, 2014 at 8:19 AM

A traffic stop on I-10 resulted in authorities arresting an Alabama man for alleging possessing about $80,000 worth of cocaine.

Posted Sep 14, 2014 at 5:00 PM

The agent said that the upcoming influx of population in the region will bring with it transients and crime. His presentation, Business Fraud 101, offered several ways that businesses can be protected from those intent on defrauding them.

Posted Sep 14, 2014 at 10:00 AM

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office was on the campus of Frasch Elementary School in Sulphur Saturday morning to conduct an active shooter drill and presentation for area educators.

Posted Sep 7, 2014 at 12:30 PM

A Lake Charles man has been arrested for allegedly videotaping a 16-year-old girl without her knowledge.

Posted Sep 5, 2014 at 12:30 PM

Nine Sulphur Police officers were recently recognized by Chief Lewis Coats for their performances in connection to the July 26 shooting incident at Super 8 hotel in Sulphur.

Posted Sep 5, 2014 at 10:30 AM

According to Grady Hungerford, City of Sulphur Animal Cruelty Investigator, two gray and white domestic short-haired cats were shot in the leg with what Hungerford reported may have been a .22 long rifle.

Updated Sep 5, 2014 at 8:28 AM

A disgruntled former employee of the Wal-Mart store on Cities Service Hwy in Sulphur showed his displeasure Thursday at being fired that morning by driving a red Pontiac Grand Prix through the south side doors of the business. No major injuries were...

Posted Aug 31, 2014 at 10:00 AM

The City of Sulphur inspector arrested in July was indicted Thursday on one count of abuse of office. Joseph Dean Simon, 52, had been arrested in July by the Sulphur Police Department and charged with abuse of office.

Posted Aug 27, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Authorities have arrested two men after the duo led law enforcement in a reportedly 20 minute car chase from Lake Charles to Sulphur last Saturday night.

Updated Aug 22, 2014 at 5:05 PM

On Thursday, over 30 deputies with the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office took part in a Canine Encounters Law Enforcement Training (CELET) course in order to get a better understanding on how deal with dog encounters on a daily basis.

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