Topic: Arrest

NOPD officer suspended after DWI early Sunday morning

NOPD officer, Thomas Ripp, was placed under an emergency suspension after being arrested for a DWI and crashing into a cement light pole early Sunday morning. A post-accident ticket shows he tested above the legal […]

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DWI Checkpoint planned for Mandeville on Thursday, July 16

As an ongoing proactive effort to remove impaired drivers from the roadways, the Mandeville Police Department will be conducting a DWI Checkpoint, Thursday, July 16, at an undisclosed location in Mandeville. Never drink and drive. If you are […]

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Alabama State Senator Cam Ward arrested for DUI

On Wednesday, Alabama State Sen. Cam Ward, was arrested for a DUI in Shelby County. After being released, Ward issued a public apology acknowledging his reliance on alcohol to deal with stress and inform the […]

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DWI patrols to increase over 4th of July holiday weekend

Officers across the state will be increasing DWI patrols for drunk drivers for the long holiday weekend. Thanks to the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission’s federal grants, the dates of July 2-6 will have increased patrols […]

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Rapper Rick Ross arrested for assault, kidnapping

Rapper Rick Ross, whose real name is William Roberts, was arrested early Wednesday morning in Atlanta for kidnapping, aggravated assault, and aggravated battery. His bodyguard is also being charged with the same. U.S. Marshals Service […]

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Actor John Stamos arrested for DUI in Beverly Hills over weekend

Actor John Stamos, famous for his roll as Uncle Jesse in ‘Full House’, was arrested Friday evening for DUI in Beverly Hills. According to, his Mercedes was pulled over at 7L45pm after calls came […]

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17 arrested for drug charges in Washington Parish

Early Thursday morning, 17 people were arrested in Washington Parish for drug related charges. There are still 7 with active warrants from Washington Parish in relation to the great drug round up. Most were arrested […]

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Man arrested for 8th DWI in Baton Rouge

  Alex Septh was arrested for his 8th offense DWI after striking a pedestrian in East Baton Rouge Parish Friday night. Mr. Septh was driving in the 2500 block of Kaufman street when he backed into […]

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Woman arrested for vehicular manslaughter, DWI in cyclist’s death

A St. Rose woman, Darla Gauthreaux, 29, was arrested Thursday night for DWI, vehicular homicide, and other charges following the death of a cyclist. Ms. Gauthreaux was driving on LA636-3 when she hit a 55-year-old male […]

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Man arrested for DWI after critically injuring motorcyclists

Donald Ealy, 59, was arrested for DWI Friday evening after critically injuring two people on a motorcycle on Elysian Fields and North Roman.  NOPD released a statement Saturday morning indicating the couple of the motorcycle suffered […]

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Man arrested for DWI, vehicular homicide in fatal crash in New Orleans East

A man, Darnell Harrison, was arrested Sunday evening after a crash that killed a motorcyclist in New Orleans East. He was cited for DWI, failure to yield, and vehicular homicide. The victim, a 39-year-old man, […]

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NOPD officer suspended after DWI arrest Friday

NOPD Officer Keith Elsensohn was placed under suspension after being arrested for DWI. Elsensohn was traveling on the I-10 near the Louisa Street exit when we crashed into the guardrail. After conducting a field sobriety […]

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Dominic Graham, former Louisiana College Linebacker, Arrested for Burglary

Pineville Police Department reports that Dominic Graham, former linebacker for Louisiana College, has been arrested and charged with five counts of simple burglary, which occurred on campus. Graham was placed in custody following his arrest […]

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Jell-O Shots Found on Alleged Drunk Driver

Cathy Sanchez, 28 year old Minnesota resident, was pulled over on May 31 after she was spotted driving sloppily. During the 2 a.m. stop, Glydon police noticed a few things that indicated the woman might […]

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Driver involved in Loyola student’s death charged with vehicular homicide

Leonard Feller was arrested and charged for driving while intoxicated and vehicular negligent injury after colliding and killing Loyola University student Matthew Chuey early Thursday morning. Additional charges of vehicular homicide have been added to […]

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New Orleans father arrested after infant daughter’s death

Tommy White was arrested and held on the charge of negligent homicide after finding his 3-month old daughter face down in a pan with melted ice water. Records indicate White placed a bag of ice […]

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Cybill Shepherd’s Son Arrested at Philly Int’l

Cybill Shepherd’s son was detained at Philadelphia International Airport early Tuesday morning after being accused of stealing from the carry-on luggage of two passengers, police said. A witness told authorities they saw Cyrus Zachariah Shepherd-Oppenheim, […]

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Former state Sen. Derrick Shepherd jailed after his bond is revoked

By Laura Maggi, The Times-Picayune January 15, 2010, 4:00PM 11wbshepherd4Susan Poag / The Times-PicayuneAs his attorney John Reed, his mother Margie H. Richardson and father Eddie Shepherd stand by his side,State Sen. Derrick Shepherd,second from […]

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