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Recent News

EBR Sheriff Sid Gautreaux to Be Inducted Into Louisiana Justice Hall of Fame Tomorrow - East Baton Rouge Sheriff Sid Gautreaux will be inducted into the Louisiana Hall of Fame tomorrow along with six other inductees. Sheriff Gautreaux will be honored with the award given to governmental and civic leaders dedicated to protecting residents.

First Annual FIRST RESPONDERS’ CHAMPIONSHIP Blood Drive Kicks Off Today - The first annual First Responders’ Championship Blood Drive started today. The United Services Blood bus is located in the parking lot of EMS on Harding Boulevard from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for law enforcement, fire, medical personnel and other interested donors.

EBRSO Looking For Woman Taken By Ex-Boyfriend - East Baton Rouge Sheriff's deputies are looking for a woman taken earlier today by her ex-boyfriend, after he broke into her home early this morning and held the woman, her children, and cousins for several hours.

EBRSO Seizes Over Two-Hundred Pounds of Synthetic Marijuana - EBRSO Narcotics,  K-9 and SCAT executed a search warrant at  the aforementioned search warrant at the Lotus shop located at 1962 Oneal Lane Suite K. A diligent search of the business yielded: Approximately 218.1 pounds of synthetic Marijuana, and US Currency located throughout the business.


East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Offic
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Baton Rouge, LA 70807
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