Louisiana Police Used ‘The Purge’ Siren to Signal Curfew

Louisiana Police Used ‘The Purge’ Siren to Signal Curfew

A police department in Louisiana received numerous complaints on the evening of April 6, 2020. In the town of Crowley, located in Acadia Parish, Louisiana police officers unwittingly scared local residents when they blared a siren to announce the 9 p.m. curfew. Wanting to use a different sound than the normal police sirens, Crowley’s Police […]

Tornado Kills 2 in Ruston, Louisiana. Mayor Says ‘It’s Bad; Real Bad’

Tornado Kills 2 in Ruston, Louisiana. Mayor Says ‘It’s Bad; Real Bad’

Two people were killed on April 25, 2019, as a tornado touched down in Ruston, Lousiana at around 2:30 am CT. The tornado also hit the campus of Louisiana Tech University. Mayor of Ruston county, Mayor Ronny Walker, confirmed two people died, but would not release the individual’s names. Walker said: “It is bad; real […]

Shooting Leaves 5 Dead in 2 Louisiana Parishes, Gunman at Large

Shooting Leaves 5 Dead in 2 Louisiana Parishes, Gunman at Large

Police in Louisiana reports two shootings that took place on Jan. 26, 2019 in two parishes have left five people dead. There is no suspect in custody. Officials say the shootings happened in the Livingston and Ascension parishes located 70 miles west of New Orleans. Sheriff Jason Ard from Livingston Parish wrote a  Facebook post saying […]

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