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Posted on: September 14, 2018

Update on alleged abduction report

Police Uncover Credibility Concerns with Attempted Abduction Report

On Tuesday, September 11th, the Lafayette Police Department responded to a report of an attempted abduction of a 13-year-old girl in the area of South 14th Street.  Since that tim...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

FY2018 Blitz 95 post-enforcement media

September 11, 2108                                           &...

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

Police Arrest Rape Suspect

On Monday, August 27th, the Lafayette Police Department responded to a battery complaint in the 10 block of Bordeaux Boulevard.  Police arrived and the victim, a 54-year-old female, reported she was sexually assaulted by a family member. &nbs...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Lafayette Police Investigating a Reported Armed Robbery on Amelia Ave

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

UPDATE: Lafayette Police Investigating Dead Body Found on Amelia Ave

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Lafayette Police Investigating Body Found

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Traffic Stop Leads to Dealing Arrest

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Lafayette Police Warn About Dangers of Spice

The Lafayette Police Department and area hospitals noticed an increase in spice related calls over the July 28th, 29th weekend.  The drug “spice” is a leafy substance, sprayed with chemicals, and smoked in a similar fashion to...

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Posted on: July 26, 2018

Stabbing Arrest

Battery with a Deadly Weapon Arrest

 

On July 25th, around 4:00 pm, Officers with the Lafayette Police Department responded to a reported stabbing incident near the intersection of North 18th Street and Morton Street.  Officers arrived and...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Traffic Blitz Project

Tippecanoe County Traffic Safety Partnership issues 307 citations, makes 6 arrests during 2018 Click It or Ticket

Over 24 days, the Tippecanoe County Traffic Safety Partnership, which consists of the Lafayette Police Department, West Lafayette Police Depar...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Police arrest man after stand off on S 18th Street

Lafayette Police Respond to Barricaded Subject – Arrest

Today, June 1st, around 9:45 the Lafayette Police Department assisted case workers with the Department of Child Services on an on-going investigation in the 3300-block of South 18th Street. ...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Street Crimes Unit Makes Drug Arrest

May 22nd,

On Tuesday, May 22nd, around 9:45 pm, The Lafayette Police Department Street Crimes Unit conducted a traffic stop for a moving violation in the 500-block of South 18th Street.  The driver was identified as Randall Willis (32) and his pas...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Shots Fired Arrest

Date: May 24, 2018

On the above date, at approximately 11:00 pm, the Lafayette Police Department received several calls regarding shots being fired in the 1000-block of Heath St.  Officers arrived on scene and observed evidence of shots fired in t...

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Shooting incident on Everett Street

Shooting Investigation on Everett Street

 

On May 12th, at around 3:00 am, the Lafayette Police Department responded to a report of shots fired in the 1700 block of Everett Street.  Officers arrived and were advised by witnesses of having ...

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