Thank you to all for your thoughts and prayers for our Baton Rouge Police Department officers and our Baton Rouge community.
Currently, BRPD and our partner law enforcement agencies at the local, state, and federal levels are actively investigating the circumstances surrounding this morning’s shooting, and updates will be forthcoming throughout the day. In the meantime, if you have any tips that may help in this investigation, please contact Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers by calling 344-STOP (7867). You can also text Crime Stoppers by sending 'CS225 plus your message' to 274637 (CRIMES).
There are no emergency related road closures at this time.
|Sand and Sandbags|
There are no open sandbag distribution centers at this time.
There are no open emergency shelters at this time.
There are no government closures at this time.
There are no school closures at this time.
There are no service cancellations at this time.
|Helpful Links to Emergency Information|
|American Red Cross|
Flight Information at Baton Rouge
Governor's Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness
Hotel Availability Information
Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development
Louisiana District of the USGS (River Stages)
Louisiana State Police Emergency Page
National Hurricane Center
National Weather Service
|Helpful Phone Numbers|
Emergency calls should be made first to
East Baton Rouge Parish Emergency # 911
|American Red Cross||(866) 438-4636 (1-866-GET-INFO)|
|Animal Control Services||(225) 774-7700|
|Baton Rouge City Police||(225) 389-3831|
|Baton Rouge Fire Department||(225) 354-1400|
|Baton Rouge Shelters||1-866-GET-INFO (438-4636)|
|City of Baker||(225) 778-0300|
|City of Central||(225) 262-5000|
|City of Zachary||(225) 654-0026|
|DEMCO||(225) 261-1160 (Power Outages)|
|Department of Public Works||(225) 389-3158|
|Emergency Medical Services||(225) 389-3300|
|Gouging Complaints (Atty. General)||1-800-488-2770|
|Governor's Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness||(225) 925-7500|
|Mayor's Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness||(225) 389-2100|
|Sheriff's Office||(225) 389-5000|
|Special Needs Shelter Hotline||1-800-349-1372|
|State Police: Alabama||(334) 242-4378|
|State Police: Louisiana (Road Closures)||1-800-469-4828|
|State Police: Louisiana (Troop A)||(225) 754-8500|
|State Police: Mississippi||(601) 987-1430|
|U.S. Geological Survey||(225) 389-0281|
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