Category Archives: Local Headlines

Leesville Man Arrested for Murdering His Wife

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Press Release – Sheriff Sam Craft of the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office announces the June 23, 2016 arrest of Destin Read More →

RPSO Deputies Assist in Capture of Suspect

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Press Release – At approximately 9:45 am, Sheriff’s Dispatch received a call from a subject stating a family member had Read More →

ADC Selects Michael Reese from Fort Polk for National Leadership Award

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WASHINGTON, D.C.. — The Association of Defense Communities, an organization made up of regional leaders living in and around military Read More →

Rosepine Man Arrested for Video Voyeurism and Possession of Child Porn

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Press Release – Sheriff Sam Craft of the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office announces the June 20, 2016 arrest of Jeffery Read More →

Runaway Juvenile has been Located

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Update – Richiarya Smith has been located and is safe. June 22, 2016 – Pineville Police Department is requesting the Read More →

Natchitoches Police Seek Public’s Help to Identify Suspects

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The Natchitoches Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects wanted in a quick-change scam that occurred Read More →

JRTC and Fort Polk announces NCO, Soldier of Year

Cpl. Boguslaw Sakhan (left) is the Non-commissioned Officer of the Year and Pfc. Collin Morgan is the Soldier of the Year for 2016 at the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk. Both Soldiers are from 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division.

JRTC and Fort Polk announces NCO, Soldier of Year By JEAN DUBIEL Guardian staff writer FORT POLK, La. –– What Read More →

Sheriff Hilton Takes Oath for Sixth Term

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Press Release – In a private ceremony held in his office this morning, William Earl Hilton was sworn in as Read More →

VPSO Thanks Community for Condolences after passing of K9 Kaiser

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Sheriff Craft of the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the citizens of Vernon Parish and numerous Law Read More →

Angola Penitentiary Refurbishes Bikes for Kids

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The Grant Parish Sheriff’s Office made a trip to the State Penitentiary at Angola with two trailer loads of bicycles.  Read More →