Of the 11 total suspects in this case, eight are now in jail: Valerie Nichols, Charles Smith, Willie James Jones, Georgiana Wright, Otha Johnson, Marcus Johnson, Herman Frazier and Michael Gillenwater. Still at large are Michael Jones, 39; Prince J. Riley, 32; and Ronald Gardet, 28.
Presenting the class will be Nancy Boudreaux, training program manager for the Lou isiana Office of Financial Institutions (OFI), Securities Division. Boudreaux uses research, interviews with the con artists, and actual investment fraud cases prosecuted in Louisiana to illustrate the red flags of investment scams.
The annual event, which features two stages of live music, as well as Louisiana crawfish served every imaginable way, attracts as many as 56,000 people per day. The festival has been recognized as one of the American Bus Association’s Top 100 Events in the U.
Caddo deputies have spent the past 17 weeks teaching the D.A.R.E. curriculum at Caddo Parish schools. The program teaches youngsters how to build self-esteem, learn how to deal effectively with unwanted peer pressure, and find healthy alternatives to drugs, alcohol, violence and gangs.
Charles, “Scotty,” was born on July 3, 1947, in Natchitoches, La., the second child of Charles Mercer Scott and Marie Baucum Scott. He received his undergraduate education at Northwestern State University and his legal education at Louisiana State University Law School, earning his Juris Doctorate degree.
Baird has been a Caddo Sheriff’s deputy for 20 years. He has served in Corrections, Patrol, Narcotics, and Crime Scene Investigations. He also was on the Emergency Response Team at Caddo Correctional Center and served 10 years on the Special Response Team.
The Shreveport Police Department invites the public to join them for their Open House Career Day. The open house will be held at the Shreveport Regional Fire and Police Training Academy located at 6440 Greenwood Road on April 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m..
I have a confession to make. And President Trump is not going to like it. I’m a southern country lawyer. Darn proud of it. In the president’s words, I may be a “dumb southern country lawyer.” I just hope the president does not have a sneering contempt for all of us Louisiana lawyers who cut our teeth practicing law in the rural areas of the Bayou State.
With incumbents, the obvious factors are job performance while in office. For the mayor, this involves the leadership of the city. With council incumbents, attendance at work sessions and council meetings, votes on key issues and responsiveness to constituent matters are issues for voters.
According to the May 15 guilty plea, a Louisiana State Police trooper stopped Rich’s vehicle May 3 near the intersection of Interstate 220 and Louisiana Highway 80. The trooper searched the vehicle and found a semi-automatic handgun, 141.3 grams of methamphetamine, 36.