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October 28 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal is advising on October 25, 2014 at approximately 11:53 p.m. corrections deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a apparent suicide in the Iberia Parish Jail.Deputies are advising that after a routing check an inmate was found hanged in his cell and was...read more

October 24 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on October 24, 2014 detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations apprehended Phillip Oliver Jr. (DOB 01/25/1989) who was wanted for three counts of attempted first degree murder in Acadia Parish.   Detectives acted on ...read more

October 24 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal is advising that on October 24, 2014 at approximately 5:30 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a missing person complaint made by Azalea Assisted Living on Andre Street, New Iberia. The staff of Azalea notified deputies that Ned Meyers had p...read more

October 24 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal is advising that on October 24, 2014 at approximately 5:30 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a missing person complaint made by Azalea Assisted Living on Andre Street, New Iberia. The staff of Azalea notified deputies that Ned Meyers had p...read more

October 22 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a 15 juvenile who is linked to 5 burglaries within the city of New Iberia on October 21, 2014.Deputies initially were dispatched to a burglary on Sis Street, New Iberia were they were able to apprehend...read more

October 17 2014
Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office bureau of investigations are currently attempting to locate a runaway juvenile identified as Sunsiouxra Fields (5' 3" tall weighing 122 lbs, DOB 01-21-1999).Fields was as last seen in the Silver Street area of New Iberia on October 14, 2014 at appro...read more

October 14 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on October 11, 2014 at approximately 5:55 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 400 Block of Bob Street in reference to an aggravated battery.Upon deputies arrival, they learned that a 49 year old male had been involved in an al...read more

October 14 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on October 11, 2014 at approximately 1:37 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 500 Block of Ann Street, New Iberia in reference to an aggravated battery.Upon deputies arrival, they learned that a 31 year old female advised th...read more

October 14 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on October 10, 2014 at approximately 12:34 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a cutting in the area of South Corinne Street and Armentor Street, New Iberia.Upon the deputies arrival, they learned that a 25 year old male had bee...read more

October 10 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on October 9, 2014 at approximately 11:26 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a report of an armed robbery at the 700 Block of West Avenue, New Iberia.Upon deputies' arrival, they learned that a 78 year old male was approached b...read more

October 09 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on October 7, 2014 at approximately 6:28 p.m.deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office assisted officers with the Jeanerette City Marshal's Office involved in a vehicle pursuit that was initiated on Highway 90 in Iberia Parish. According to deputies, ...read more

October 07 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on October 3, 2014 at approximately 10:16 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 400 Block of Hacker Street, New Iberia, in reference to a runaway juvenile.Deputies advised that the juveniles mother stated her Daughter, Mikia S...read more

October 07 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on October 3, 2014 at approximately 11:13 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 7000 Block of Bourque Road, Iberia Parish,in reference to battery.Upon deputies arrival, they learned that that the victim, a 64 year old female, wa...read more

October 07 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on October 3, 2014 at approximately 10:16 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 400 Block of Hacker Street, New Iberia, in reference to a runaway juvenile.Deputies advised that the juveniles mother stated her Daughter, Mikia S...read more

October 07 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on October 4, 2014 at approximately 8:05 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the business at 1204 E. Admiral Doyle in reference to an armed robbery. Once deputies arrived they learned that a black male suspect wearing al...read more

October 03 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on October 3, 2014 at approximately 21:43 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office attempted to perform a traffic stop at the intersection of Dale Street and Jefferson Terrace Blvd.within the city of New Iberia.According to deputies, the suspect veh...read more

September 30 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 30, 2014 at approximately 12:37 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a robbery at the 700 Block of Hopkins Street, New Iberia.Deputies advised that the victim, a 75 year old male, stated he was walking along the roadwa...read more

September 24 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 24, 2014 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 4800 Block of Old LA 25 in reference to a stolen vehicle.Once deputies arrived they spoke to the victim who advised that a coworker of her boyfriend had possibly stolen her ...read more

September 24 2014
Shortly after 6pm on September 23, 2014 deputies withe the Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office IMPACT Unit conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle that was traveling West on Highway 90 and at the intersection of Highway 675 due to a traffic violation. During the stop deputies were able to locate al...read more

September 24 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 24, 2014 at approximately 3:34 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery at 900 Jefferson Terrace (Circle K).The store clerk advised that a black male wearing a hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and a white clo...read more

September 22 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that at approximately 4:21 p.m. on September 21, 2014, deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a cutting at the 1500 block of Dehart Drive, New Iberia, LA.Once deputies arrived they learned that a male victim, age 51, had suffered a lacerat...read more

September 22 2014
Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations are advising they responded to a drive by shooting at the 300 Block of Belle Place Olivier Road, Iberia Parish, at approximately 11:59 p.m. on September 21, 2104.Detectives learned that a Male suspect, later identified...read more

September 18 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal announces that detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations are currently investigating a home invasion that occurred at the 1000 Block of Anderson Street, New Iberia.The incident was reported at approximately 11:48 p.m. on September 17, 201...read more

September 11 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 11, 2014 detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Division arrested Neil Laperouse (DOB 02/19/1962) on outstanding warrants from Iberia, Acadia, St. Martin and Lafayette Parishes.Detectives acted on a tip that Lap...read more

September 11 2014
On September 10, 2014, deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting that occurred at the 1000 Block of Anderson Street, New Iberia.Deputies arrived on scene and learned that a male victim had suffered a gunshot wound as he was driving his vehicle.At the time of the ...read more

September 10 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 8, 2014, deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a report of shots being fired at 1200 Field Street, West End Park.Once there, deputies located an unattended vehicle that appeared to have bullet holes in it.A short time af...read more

September 10 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 9, 2014, agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit obtained a search warrant for a residence at the address of 2006 Badger Trail Lot 17.Agents believed the suspect residing at the residence was selling illegal synthetic mari...read more

September 10 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 8, 2014, deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a report of shots being fired at 1200 Field Street, West End Park.Once there, deputies located an unattended vehicle that appeared to have bullet holes in it.A short time af...read more

September 05 2014
Now that the Louisiana State Police has released its investigation, Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to extend his deepest sympathy to the family of Victor White III.Sheriff Ackal fully understands that it is unnatural for a parent to lose a child regardless of the manner of the child's passing....read more

September 01 2014
On August 31, 2014 at approximately 11:10 p.m.Deputies responded to8119 Hwy. 90 West in reference to a person being stabbed advises Sheriff Louis Ackal.Upon the deputies arrival, they spoke to a 40 year old victim who stated his brother had struck him with a machete onthe back of his head.Deputi...read more

August 22 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 21, 2014 at approximately 2:25 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the  1150 W. Admiral Doyle (Roses Department Store) in reference to a business burglary.  Upon arrival, deputies advised they observed a broken...read more

August 20 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that an arrest was made on August 16, 2014 involving multiple vehicle burglaries that were reported near the Providence Street Area, New Iberia.  Jeremy Cross (DOB 04/27/1987 of 610 1/2 Ambassador West Lemelle, New Iberia) was arrested by deputies on August 1...read more

August 19 2014
On August 18, 2014 Narcotic Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant of a residence located at 101 Rue DeGravelle Road Apartment 23, Iberia Parish states Sheriff Louis Ackal.  As a result of the search agents located 140 grams of powder cocaine, 2 grams o...read more

August 19 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on August 14, 2014 deputies responded to th 3400 Block of North side Road, Iberia Parish in reference to a business burglary.  According to the owners of the business approximately $6000 worth of inventory and items from the business.  An air-condition...read more

August 16 2014
Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office are attempting to identify a suspect in the included photos who they believe is responsible for several vehicle burglaries near the areas of Providence Street and Gibbs Lane within the city of New Iberia.  Detectives are advising the ...read more

August 16 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal is advising the public that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit will be conducting high visibility campaigns with the intent of preventing motorist from driving while under the influence from August 15, 2014 until September 1, 2014.   This  detail...read more

August 15 2014
On August 14, 2014 at approximately 5:42 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office K9 Unit assisted in the apprehension of Shawn Domingue (DOB 05/26/1988) of 6706 Daspit Road, New Iberia for outstanding felony warrants.  Deputies, acting on a tip, arrived in the area of the 90...read more

August 15 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal is advising the public that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit will be conducting high visibility campaigns with the intent of preventing motorist from driving while under the influence from August 15, 2014 until September 1, 2014.   This  detail...read more

August 11 2014
August 10, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that on Sunday, August 10, 2014, at approximately 10:20 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a helicopter crash near US Hwy 90 and Hubertville Road in the Jeanerette area.Upon the arrival of f...read more

August 07 2014
August 6, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports the arrest of Arneze Jack, 25 of New Iberia on a warrant charging him with Attempted First Degree Murder and Home Invasion.Jack was apprehended without incident on Tuesday, August 5 at approximately 6:30 PM by the US Marshal's Viole...read more

August 05 2014
August 5, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports the arrest of Johnathon Lastrapes, 25 of New Iberia for the charge of Forcible Rape.The arrest stems from an investigation initiated on August 3rd by the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office, Sex Crimes Unit into allegations of a sexual ass...read more

August 05 2014
August 5, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports deputies with the Patrol Division responded to reports of three armed robberies which occurred during the early morning hours of Tuesday, August 5. At approximately 12:45 AM patrol deputies responded to the 2300 block of R...read more

August 04 2014
August 3, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Saturday, August 2 at approximately 9:15 PM, deputies with the Patrol Division responded to an apartment complex in the 900 block of Oak St. in New Iberia concerning the report of a home invasion. Responding deputies le...read more

August 02 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office are investigating a reported home invasion and aggravated rape that occurred on Lombard Street, in New Iberia, during the early morning hours of Thursday, July 31st.Detectives learned that the su...read more

August 02 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that on Thursday, July 31st, 2014, at approximately 1:50 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 900 block of French Street, in New Iberia, in reference to a report of two males allegedly breaking into a car.Upon their a...read more

July 30 2014
30, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal announces the retirement of Chief Criminal Deputy Bert Berry after 27 years of service in law enforcement.Chief Berry was an asset to law enforcement over the past 27 years in the various positions he held and his vast knowledge of law enforcement op...read more

July 30 2014
July 30, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Tuesday, July 29 at approximately 6:00 PM deputies with the Patrol Division responded to the 1200 block of E. Admiral Doyle Dr. in New Iberia, the business of Wal Mart concerning reports of a child left unattended in a vehicle.Upon ...read more

July 28 2014
July 27, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports the arrest of Forest Hogan, 23 of New Iberia for the charges of Attempted First Degree Murder and Armed Robbery.Hogan was arrested on Sunday, July 27 at approximately 5:30 AM at a residence located in the 900 block of Mississippi St. in ...read more

July 28 2014
July 27, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports the arrest of Forest Hogan, 23 of New Iberia for the charges of Attempted First Degree Murder and Armed Robbery.Hogan was arrested on Saturday, July 27 at approximately 5:30 AM at a residence located in the 900 block of Mississippi St. i...read more

July 28 2014
Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating a shooting incident which occurred Saturday, July 26 at approximately 7:30 PM. According to preliminary reports, deputies with the Patrol Division responded to the 600 block of Rosalie St. where a 29 year old male victim was located...read more

July 25 2014
"MEET YOUR FIRST RESPONDERS"
July 25, 2014 - The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office will be hosting "Meet Your First Responders" Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 2816 Hwy 14, Lowe's Parking Lot, in New Iberia from 09:00 a.m. until 03:00 p.m.There will be a "Mock Crash" beginning at...read more

July 25 2014
July 25, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Friday, July 25 at approximately 4:00 AM, deputies with the Patrol Division responded to reports of a burglary in progress at a business located in the 1200 block of Trotter St. in New Iberia.Upon arrival, deputies encountered Dane Ro...read more

July 23 2014
July 23, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports the arrest of two suspects following the investigation of a methamphetamine lab discovered on Monday at approximately 11:30 PM in a residence in the 600 block of McDonald St. Charles Frederick, Jr., 33 and Elizabeth McDowell, 32, both ...read more

July 23 2014
July 23, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Tuesday, July 22 at approximately 11:30 PM deputies with the Patrol Division responded to a report of a domestic disturbance at a residence located in the 600 block of McDonald St. in New Iberia.Upon arrival deputies discovered a...read more

July 23 2014
Iberia Parish Sheriff's Deputies are on the scene of a methamphetamine lab discovered in a residence in the 600 block of McDonald St. in New Iberia. At this time three nearby residences have been evacuated. Haz Mat crews with the New Iberia Fire Department and the Iberia Parish Fire District ...read more

July 22 2014
July 22, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports the arrest of Liza M. Phillips, 37 of New Iberia for the charge of Attempted Second Degree Murder.The arrest stems from an investigation into a domestic dispute which occurred on June 20, 2014 in the 900 block of Mississippi St.The dispu...read more

July 21 2014
The following streets in New Iberia are experiencing flooding at this time; Iberia St. French St. W. Admiral Doyle from Iberia St. To Center St. Jefferson Terrace Blvd. north and south bound lanes Southport Blvd. S. Lewis St. between Admiral Doyle Dr. And Dale St. Motorists ar...read more

July 18 2014
Update 2:00 PM:  Additional closure due to flooding: S. Lewis St. from E. St. Peter St. to E. Admiral Doyle Dr. Broken Arrow Rd. from LA 3212 to Estis Rd. The following roads are experiencing flooding: Patoutville Rd. Estis Rd. Update 11:38 AM:  The following streets within the...read more

July 14 2014
Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that at approximately 8:00 PM on Saturday, July 12 an Iberia Parish Sheriff's Deputy was involved in a shooting incident in the 400 block of Evangeline St. in New Iberia. Sheriff Louis Ackal has requested the Louisiana State Police investigate this i...read more

July 14 2014
July 12, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that on Friday, July 11 at approximately 11:00 PM patrol deputies responded to the 7100 block of Ozenne Rd. concerning reports of a vehicle crash.Upon their arrival, deputies discovered a 2006 Honda Accord in the ditch.The preliminary ...read more

July 08 2014
July 8, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that on Tuesday, July 8 at approximately 1:35 AM deputies with the Patrol Division responded to 1601 Jane St. in New Iberia, the Pennywise convenience store, concerning the report of an armed robbery.Deputies learned from the store e...read more

July 07 2014
July 4, 2014 - (Update) On July 4 at 1:20 AM, the operator of the 2007 Suzuki motorcycle, Darrel Toepfer, died in a Lafayette hospital as a result of injuries sustained in the vehicle crash.The crash remains under investigation by the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office, Traffic Division. July...read more

July 07 2014
July 3, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on July 3 at approximately 7:30 AM the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office, Traffic Division responded to a vehicle crash in the 800 block of Center St. in New Iberia.According to initial reports, a 2007 Ford Taurus, operated by Betty Walker...read more

July 02 2014
July 1, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports the arrest of Deshawn Anthony Davis, 21 of New Iberia for the charges of Attempted First Degree Murder and Aggravated Criminal Damage to Property.Davis was arrested without incident by patrol deputies on Monday, June 30 at approximat...read more

July 02 2014
July 1, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Monday, June 30 at approximately 10:00 PM, deputies with the Patrol Division responded to the 1500 block of St. Joseph St. concerning the report of an armed robbery. According to the 17 year old male victim, he was approached by two ...read more

July 01 2014
June 30, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Sunday, June 29 at approximately 5:00 PM deputies with the Patrol Division responded to the report of a shooting incident on West Ave. in New Iberia. Responding deputies discovered a 28 year old male victim in front of a residence ...read more

July 01 2014
June 30, 2014- Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that on Monday, June 30, 2014, at approximately 07:40 p.m., deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a simple robbery at 300 Parkview Drive, New Iberia City Park.The 14 year-old female victim reported that a black fema...read more

June 27 2014
June 27, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that on Thursday, June 26 at approximately 9:45 PM patrol deputies responded to 900 Jefferson Terrace Blvd. in New Iberia, the Circle K Convenience Store, concerning a report of an armed robbery.Deputies learned from a store employ...read more

June 23 2014
June 23, 2014-Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that on Monday, June 23, 2014, at approximately 05:35 a.m., deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a single vehicle crash in the 4100 block of Leonce Theriot Road.Upon arrival emergency personnel observed a white Toyo...read more

June 23 2014
June 23, 2014 - Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that on Monday, June 23, 2014, at approximately 05:35 a.m., deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a single vehicle crash in the 4100 block of Leonce Theriot Road.Upon arrival emergency personnel observed a whi...read more

June 21 2014
June 21, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports deputies with the Patrol Division responded to the 1000 block of Spencer Loop in New Iberia concerning a medical emergency. Upon arrival, deputies found a 49 year old male lying in the street with an apparent head injury. According t...read more

June 20 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to inform the public that on June 18th the Sheriff's office went live with crimemapping.com in an effort to proactively share information with the citizens of Iberia Parish.The crimemapping.com website allows the residents to see a map of recent crime ...read more

June 20 2014
June 20, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports a warrant has been issued for the arrest of Arneze Jack, 25 years of age, in connection with the home invasion which occurred on the evening of June 13, 2014 in the 300 block of Fontelieu Drive in New Iberia.Jack is wanted on charges...read more

June 16 2014
June 14, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports the arrest of Devon Moore, 19 of 1234 Field St. New Iberia in connection with the home invasion which occurred on the evening of Friday, June 13 in the 300 block of Fontelieu Dr.Moore was arrested on Brianna Dr. in New Iberia where respo...read more

June 14 2014
June 14, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Friday, June 13 at approximately 11:55 PM deputies with the Patrol Division were called to a residence in the 300 block of Fontelieu Drive in New Iberia concerning a home invasion and shooting.Upon their arrival, it was discovered tha...read more

June 14 2014
June 13, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports the arrest of Matthew McClellan, 17 of New Iberia for two counts of Carnal Knowledge of a Juvenile.The arrest was the result of an investigation, conducted by detectives with the Bureau of Investigation, into the report of sexual abuse i...read more

June 09 2014
June 9, 2014 - The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office K-9 Division competed in the Second Annual Jeremy Triche Narcotics Detection K-9 competition on Saturday.The competition is held in LaPlace, LA and honors St. John the Baptist Parish Deputy Jeremy Triche who was shot and killed in the line of du...read more

June 09 2014
June 9, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Monday, June 9 at approximately 3:50 AM patrol deputies responded to the intersection of Lombard and Corinne Streets in New Iberia concerning the report of a shooting.According to the 37 year old male victim, he along with another i...read more

June 05 2014
June 5, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that on Wednesday, June 4 at approximately 6:30 PM deputies with the Patrol Division responded to a local restaurant in the 300 block of Center Street concerning reports of a man with a gun.Deputies spoke with the female victim, an em...read more

June 04 2014
June 3, 2014- Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports the arrest of Terrol Dugas, 21 of 515 Cherokee Street New Iberia in conjunction with the investigation of the home invasion which occurred on May 29 in the 5200 block of Norris Rd.Following up on tips received from citizens, deputies with t...read more

June 04 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that on Tuesday, June 3, 2014, shortly after 9 p.m., deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 1800 block of Weeks Island Road in reference to an aggravated battery complaint.Deputies spoke with the victim whom advised that she was attacked b...read more

May 30 2014
May 30, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal confirms warrants have been issued for the arrest of Terrol James Dugas, 21 of New Iberia and Terek Andre St. Julien, 18 also of New Iberia.Both are wanted for Armed Robbery and Resisting an Officer.Dugas is a black male, 5'3" tall with black h...read more

May 30 2014
May 30, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Thursday, May 29 at approximately 11:30 PM deputies with the Patrol Division responded to the 5200 block of Norris Rd. concerning reports of a residential armed robbery.According to the four adult victims in the residence, ...read more

May 27 2014
May 25, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Sunday, May 25 at approximately 5:15 PM deputies with the Patrol Division responded to 300 Parkview Drive, New Iberia City Park concerning reports of a disturbance.Upon their arrival it was discovered that a male victim was assaulted b...read more

May 23 2014
May 23, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on May 22 agents with the Bureau of Investigation, Narcotics Division along with members of the SWAT Team executed a search warrant at 6609 Highway 89, lot 19 in Iberia Parish in conjunction with a month long narcotics investigation. T...read more

May 23 2014
May 23, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on May 22, at approximately 11:00 PM deputies with the Patrol Division responded to a residence on Jennifer Street in New Iberia concerning a report of an armed robbery.According to the occupants of the residence, two individuals describ...read more

May 22 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at approximately 4:30 p.m., deputies responded to a report of cruelty to a juvenile that occurred on Mixon Street in New Iberia.The 12 year old juvenile victim reported the incident to a concerned family member, who then notified the...read more

May 20 2014
May 20, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Tuesday, May 20 at approximately 4:00 AM deputies with the Patrol Division responded to 7600 West Highway 90, the business of Leisure Time concerning a report of an armed robbery.According to an employee, two males with their faces cov...read more

May 19 2014
May 18, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports an arrest was made in the aggravated rape and battery of a 37 year old female. On Saturday, May 17 at approximately 3:00 PM detectives with the Bureau of Investigation, Sex Crimes Unit were contacted following the discovery of the victim ...read more

May 16 2014
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office will be conducting an O.W.I. (Operating While Intoxicated) checkpoint in Iberia Parish on Saturday, May 17, 2014, from around 9:00 p.m. until around 3:00 a.m.The checkpoint will be clearly marked and all vehicles coming through the checkpoint will be scre...read more

May 15 2014
May 14, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Tuesday, May 13 at approximately 10:00 PM detectives with the Bureau of Investigation were notified of an armed robbery, which according to the victim occurred at approximately 1:00 AM on Tuesday May 13 at the intersection of Pershin...read more

May 12 2014
May 12, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Monday, May 12 at approximately 2:00 AM deputies responded to the 1000 block of Mississippi Street in New Iberia concerning a shooting incident involving a 22 year old male victim.According to the victim, he was shot as he was walking ...read more

May 12 2014
May 10, 2014 - The suspect involved in a standoff with Iberia Parish Sheriff's deputies Friday evening has been identified as Dwight P. Williams, 28 of New Iberia.Williams was booked into the Iberia Parish Jail on charges of Felon in Possession of a Weapon and Illegal Discharge of a Weapon.No bo...read more

May 10 2014
May 10, 2014 - Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Friday May 9 at approximately 9:30 PM deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office, Patrol Division responded to the 400 block of Johnston Street relative to shots being fired. Upon their arrival deputies encountered a male suspect barricaded...read more

May 07 2014
"Mock" Fatality Crash to inform students of the dangers of impaired driving.The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office will be conducting a "Mock"crash situation at New Iberia Senior High School on Friday, May 9, 2014, beginning at 10:00 a.m. The goal of this event is to simulate a crash and to s...read more

May 05 2014
May 4, 2014 - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal reports at approximately 11:10 PM on Saturday May 3 deputies assigned to the Iberia Parish Jail discovered an inmate unresponsive in his cell. Deputies summoned medics with Acadian Ambulance Service and immediately began life saving efforts, h...read more

May 05 2014
Sheriff Ackal awards scholar ship to college-bound teen Sheriff announced that Tiffanie Brashear of Iberia Parish has been named the recipient of an academic scholarship from the Program the 2013- 2014 school year. She resides in New Iberia and plans to attend the University of ...read more

May 02 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal reports that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office will be taking part in the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission's statewide high-visibility enforcement and awareness campaign called "Buckle Up in Your Truck." The enforcement campaign includes intensified patrols and checkpoi...read more

May 01 2014
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatality crash that occurred in the 4500 block of Bull Island Road just after 8 PM.A pedestrian was struck in the roadway by a Ford F-250 Pick-up Truck.The victim, whose identity is being withheld pending notification of next-of-kin, was pr...read more

May 01 2014
On April 30 at approximately 5:30 PM Jeanerette City Marshals arrested Austin Rashaad Jackson, 17 of 716 Mixon Street, New Iberia on a warrant charging him with Attempted First Degree Murder.The warrant was issued in conjunction with the investigation, conducted by Detectives with the Iber...read more

May 01 2014
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office has identified the victim of last night's fatality crash as 51 year old Larry J. Alleman of New Iberia.The driver of the truck, Jeremy Picard, 24, also of New Iberia, was arrested and booked into the Iberia Parish Jail for Driving Under Suspension.Toxicology ...read more

April 29 2014
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in locating Austin Rashaad Jackson who currently has an active warrant for Attempted First Degree Murder in connection with last Friday's shooting in the 700 block of Ann Street in New Iberia. If you have a...read more

April 28 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on April 28 at approximately 12:30 AM deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office, Patrol Division responded to the 1700 block of Anderson Street in New Iberia relative to an unresponsive male lying in front of a residence.Upon arrival deputies along with medic...read more

April 28 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Thursday April 25, at approximately 11:30 AM deputies with the Bureau of Investigation arrested Kareem Jamal Wilson, 20 of New Iberia for the charge of Principal to Attempted First Degree Murder.The arrest was the result of the continuing investigation into the ...read more

April 28 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Friday, April 25, at approximately 10:45 AM, Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff Office responded to a report of downed utility poles and power lines on Second Street near the University of Louisiana at Lafayette New Iberia Research Center Campus.The 18-w...read more

April 28 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Thursday April 25 at approximately 2:30 AM deputies with the Patrol Division were dispatched to the 700 block of Ann Street in New Iberia relative to a shooting incident involving an 18 year old male victim.Initial reports indicate the victim was shot during a co...read more

April 25 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal reports on Thursday April 25 at approximately 2:30 AM deputies with the Patrol Division were dispatched to the 700 block of Ann Street in New Iberia relative to a shooting incident involving an 18 year old male victim.Initial reports indicate the victim was shot during a co...read more

April 23 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to warn the community about a rise in sweepstakes scams pouring in from Jamaica. The scammers are illegally using the Publishers Clearing House name, dangling the prospects of huge winnings. Scammers inform their targets they have won a sweepstakes prize, but...read more

April 23 2014
Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Prescription Drug Take Back Day Sheriff Louis Ackal announced today the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office will be participating in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, on Saturday, April 26, 2014. After collecting more than 1,700 tons of expired, ...read more

April 22 2014
On April 20 2014, shortly after 9:00 p.m., investigators with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Division responded to a shooting in the 1100 block of Weeks Street. When investigators arrived they learned that a 20-year-old male was shot and transported to an area hos...read more

April 17 2014
Today, shortly after 1:00 p.m., deputies with the Iberia Parish Patrol Division responded to Jeanerette Senior High School for a fire alarm activation which prompted an evacuation of the school. When Deputies arrived and inspected the interior of the school they saw heavy smoke coming from t...read more

April 16 2014
On April 16 2014, investigators with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Division arrested 35 year-old Roger Reed from New Iberia for simple burglary. In the early morning hours, deputies responded to an activated alarm reported from a residence in the 300 block of E...read more

April 14 2014
On April 11 2014, Investigators with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Crime Division arrested 25 year-old Randall Antoine for prohibited conduct between an educator and a student. This week investigators received information from the Vermillion Parish Sheriff's Office concerning Antoin...read more

April 14 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises on April 12, 2014, at 1:30 am, deputies responded to 518 S Hopkins Street   in reference to a shooting. A 15 year old male and an adult identified as Dequasis JeanBatiste were wounded during an exchange of gunfi...read more

April 14 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on Saturday April 12, 2014 at approximately 10:20p.m., Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the 500 block of East S. Peter Street, where a bicyclist was struck.  Upon arrival the bicyclist identified as Tony Parker, AKA "3rd Gear" wa...read more

April 07 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises the IPSO Communication Center received a call from the Acadiana Regional Airport, at approximately 3:10pm to report an aircraft accident west of the runway.  A single engine aircraft crashed near 4100 Industrial Drive. The p...read more

April 07 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that several individuals were arrested by the IPSO Sex Crimes Unit. Charles Wiltz was arrested for past due required neighborhood notification fees. Kyle Coons was arrested on a warrant, after information was provided by a Louisiana State Trooper. The trooper indica...read more

April 02 2014
Update: Wykemia Johnson returned to her home at 6:18pm on her own. Fifteen year old Wykemia Johnson was reported missing from her New Iberia residence Tuesday, April 1, 2014. Wykemia Johnson was found today, Tuesday, April 01, 2014 at 6:00pm. Wykemia Johnson was returned to her pare...read more

April 01 2014
Fifteen year old Wykemia Johnson was reported missing from her New Iberia residence Tuesday, April 1, 2014. Wykemia is described as an African American female, 5'5, 110 lbs, black hair and brown eyes. Date of Birth 1-19-99. She has not returned to her residence nor is she answering her cell ...read more

March 31 2014
Update: A mock vehicle crash was conducted on Ed Broussard Road near Loreauville High School today Friday March 28, 2014. This event was held to simulate a crash situation and show the effects of a fatal crash where drinking and/or texting were involved. The objective was to educate the studen...read more

March 31 2014
Major accident High 90 West at Highway 88. High 90 West close to traffic at highway 675 ...read more

March 10 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Iberia Parish Sheriff's deputies teamed up with Louisiana State Police, Union Pacific, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway and Operation Lifesaver for An Officer on the Train event. The event took place in New Iberia, Louisiana on Thursday, March 6, 2014. Office...read more

March 04 2014
Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal announced all Highway 90 overpasses in Iberia Parish are closed due to weather conditions....read more

February 28 2014
TASER X26/X26P & X2 Instructor Course 8/4/2014 - 8/5/2014 | New Iberia, LA TASER X26, X26P and X2 Instructor certification - This course will certify you to instruct others on the use of the X26, X26P AND X2 TASER Electronic Control Devices and is a prerequisite for all T...read more

February 28 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is working with the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission to help curb vehicle fatalities through a DUI and seatbelt enforcement checkpoint. The checkpoint will be conducted on Saturday March 1, 2014 between the h...read more

February 27 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested one suspect involved in an armed robbery which occurred at the 600 Block of South Hopkins.Deputies advised that a male victim contacted a patrol deputy who was already in the area where the incident ...read more

February 26 2014
The Iberia Parish Sheriff Office is going to host several schools for the NRA and Glock in the next couple of months at the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Training Academy. Handgun/Shotgun Instruction Training (March 31st to April 4th): This school compresses the handgun instructor schoo...read more

February 10 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on February 9, 2014 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 700 Block of Touriac Street in reference to gunshots being fired at a residence. Deputies advise that an altercation occurred in the area of Frenzel Street and Touriac Street shor...read more

February 07 2014
On February 7 2014, Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division executed a search warrant in the 300 block of Pellerin Street in Iberia Parish.

Agents secured a search warrant after conducting a month long investigation concerning the possession and dist...read more

February 05 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested one suspect in reference to vehicle burglaries on February 5, 2014.At approximately 1:13 a.m. deputies were dispatched to the 2000 Block of Coco Palm Blvd, New Iberia in reference to a witness advising h...read more

February 03 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal is advising that deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office are currently looking for a fugitive in the area of the 4000 Block of Melancon Road up to Romero Road in Iberia Parish. Deputies are searching for a Cody Menard (DOB 03/06/1989 of Iberia Parish) for attemp...read more

January 29 2014
All overpasses are now open on Highway 90 except for the East Bound lane overpass at Highway 90 at Lewis Street due to an oil spill on the overpass. ...read more

January 29 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advised that all East bound over passes on Highway 90 in Iberia Parish are now open. ...read more

January 29 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that all of Iberia Parish in under a curfew from now until 6:00 a.m. The curfew has been enacted due to serious weather conditions....read more

January 29 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal is advising that all overpasses along Highway 90 are currently closed. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office are directing traffic around the overpasses due to icing on the roadway. Highway 90 is still currently open. Also at this time the Duperior Street Bridge is ...read more

January 29 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal is advising that DOTD is requesting that traffic be diverted around the overpasses of Highway 90 at Highway 88 and Highway 90 at Highway 675 due to icing on roadways. Highway 90 is currently open; However, Sheriff Louis Akal is advising not to drive on roadways if at all possib...read more

January 27 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal is advising citizens of Iberia Parish to prepare for freezing conditions and icing on roadways over the next 24 to 48 hours.Sheriff Ackal is strongly suggests against driving on roadways during freezing rain and potential icing.Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Deputies wi...read more

January 26 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise motorist to use extreme caution while driving on roadways while experiencing inclement weather. According to National Weather Service Iberia Parish could see freezing rain and potential icing on roadways over the next 24 hours. Sheriff Ackal urges agai...read more

January 26 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that deputies are diverting traffic around all overpasses along Highway 90 in Iberia Parish due to icing on roadways.The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office has responded to crashes on the overpasses due to weather conditions.Therefore, Sheriff Ackal is asking motori...read more

January 26 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that the Lewis Street bridge in the city of New Iberia is currently closed due to icing.Deputies are also continuing to divert traffic around overpasses along Highway 90 due to icing.The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is also receiving numerous calls of power outage...read more

January 26 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal also advises that nearly all bridges in Iberia Parish are experiencing icing conditions.Driving on roadways should be avoided until weather conditions improve.Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office are currently responding to numerous vehicle crashes being reported ...read more

January 26 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that all roads in Iberia Parish are now open. ...read more

January 20 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on January 19, 2014, at approximately 3:04 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 500 Block of Lombard Street, New Iberia in reference to shots being fired at a vehicle.Once deputies arrived on scene they spoke to the male victim wh...read more

January 17 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on January 16, 2014 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a runaway complaint at the 900 Block of Mississippi Street, New Iberia.The reporting person advised that her daughter, Shalori Archangel, Black Female, DOB 04/02/1997, 5'1" tall w...read more

January 16 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested four suspects that were involved in a shooting  which occurred on January 4, 2014 in the city of New Iberia.  During the incident the victim was shot in the abdomen after an altercation that ...read more

January 16 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on January 16, 2014 at approximately 3:18 p.m. a vehicle was struck by a freight train as it was crossing the railroad tracks at Corrine Street and West Washington Street, New Iberia. According to deputies the vehicle was headed South on Corrine as it was struck by ...read more

January 15 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on January 15, 2014 at approximately 1:54 a.m. deputies responded to a report of an armed robbery at the 400 block of North Landry Drive, New Iberia.Deputies were advised by a female victim that she was leaving a friends residence on the 400 block of North ...read more

January 15 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office arrested three suspects that were involved in a shooting which occurred on January 4, 2014 in the city of New Iberia. The victim was shot in the abdomen during an altercation that happened on Myrtis Street, N...read more

January 13 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that two suspects were arrested for an armed robbery that occurred on January 11, 2013 at approximately 12:40 p.m. which occurred at the 4400 Block of Old Jeanerette Road, Iberia Parish.Once deputies arrived at the scene, they were advised by a male victim that ...read more

January 07 2014
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on January 7, 2014 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office assigned to the U.S. Marshal's Western Louisiana Violent Offenders Task Force captured fugitive Joshua Folks (DOB 01/17/1978).Folks were wanted by authorities for escaping from a mental facilit...read more

December 30 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office will be enforcing a DUI check point somewhere  in Iberia Parish on December 28, 2013.  The DUI Check Point will begin Saturday evening....read more

December 27 2013
Sheriff louis Ackal advises that at approximately 2:00 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of a vehicle possibly being in a canal off of Frank G. Mixon Road, Iberia Parish. Deputies were able to locate the vehicle and recover the bodies of the driver, male a...read more

December 19 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that at approximately 8:10 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery at the Dollar General Store at 6000 Highway14 , Iberia Parish. Deputies advise that a black male wearing a white hooded sweatshirt and green ski mask ent...read more

December 18 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on December 17, 2013 at approximately 8:00 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 600 Block of Weeks Street in reference to a home invasion.Upon arrival deputies learned that the suspect, a black male wearing a striped shirt an...read more

December 17 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on December 16, 2013 Narcotics Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office conducted an undercover operation at the business of Sunny Spa at the 800 Block of South Lewis St. New Iberia. Agents conducted the operation after receiving numerous complaints of ...read more

December 16 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on December 13, 2013 detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a 16 year old male juvenile for his involvement in a bomb threat that was called in to Jeanerette Sr. High School on October 29, 2013. Detectives received information that the ju...read more

December 13 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on December 12, 2013 at approximately 9:30 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery at the 1000 Block of E. Admiral Doyle.The victim advised the deputies that he was attempting to sell a play station 4 through Crai...read more

December 13 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on December 13, 2013 at approximately 12:27 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 600 Block of E. Admiral Doyle in reference to a person armed with a handgun.After deputies arrived, they learned that a black male suspect describ...read more

December 04 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on December 3, 2013, deputies responded to an armed robbery that was reported at 719 Mixon Street. Once deputies arrived they learned that a female, age 28, was robbed at gunpoint after she arrived at the residence. The female victim stated she had been commu...read more

December 02 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on November 27, 2013 at approximately 5:11 p.m. dispatchers with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a call of a male being shot at a location on 80 Arpent Road.As deputies arrived at the scene, they leaned that the shooting occurred in a wooded are...read more

December 02 2013
An arrest has been made in reference to the shooting that occurred at the 12000 Block of Kilgore Road. Detectives arrested Randall Girouard Age 62 of iberia Parish. Girouard was charged with manslaughter and was booked into the Iberia Parish Jail on the charge of manslaughter. An arrest has b...read more

December 02 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on November 30, 2013 at approximately 4:20 a.m. two hunters were traveling on the Atchafalaya water way by boat when the vessel struck the limb of a tree capsizing it, causing both hunters to be ejected into the river.According to Deputies with the Iberia Paris...read more

December 02 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Crimes Unit arrested two convicted sex offenders on various charges. Detectives arrested Ray Francis (DOB 08/25/1981) on November 26, 2013 at 1003. W. Lombard Street, New Iberia, on a warrant for failure t...read more

November 26 2013
By Keeping Your Vehicles Locked and Valuables Out of View, Goes a Long Way to Prevent Vehicle Burglaries.
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that during the Holiday Season, one of the most common types of crime is automobile theft. Auto theft is specifically a crime committed by opp...read more

November 26 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise that on November 24, 2013 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Corey Ronsonet, DOB 03/28/1972 of 242 Hortense Street, New Iberia, for cyber stalking and violation of a protective order.Detectives conducted an investigation involvi...read more

November 25 2013
Today, investigators with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Juvenile Detective Division arrested former Catholic High School teacher, 48-year-old Paula Latiolais (DOB: 10-12-1965, 114 East Curtis Drive New Iberia, La) for child molestation. Several weeks ago, investigators received informat...read more

November 22 2013
On November 21, 2013, Narcotics Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were conducting a narcotics investigation in conjunction with Lafayette Metro Narcotics. Agents attempted to stop a vehicle involved in the investigation, which was traveling on US Highway 90. The driver, 35-year-...read more

November 22 2013
On November 22, 2013, deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 400 block of Fontalieu Drive in reference to an armed robbery. Once deputies arrived, they learned that three male suspects, one armed with a firearm, forced their way through the front door of the residenc...read more

November 22 2013
On November 22, 2013, deputies responded to the 900 block of East Admiral Doyle in reference to a possible kidnapping. Deputies spoke with the reporting person who received a phone call from an out of state phone number where the caller demanded money in exchange for a relative who the caller ...read more

November 19 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal is proud to advise that on November 19, 2013 two patrol deputies, Corporal Christopher Perego and Deputy Albert Babineaux, with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office are receiving Life Saving awards along with two firemen with the New Iberia City Fire Department.The deputi...read more

November 18 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on November 16, 2013 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a 17 year old male having been shot with a pellet rifle. Once deputies arrived they learned that the victim was shot in the chest by his 15 year old brother. According to deputies the ...read more

November 18 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on November 16, 2013 at approximately 11:53 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the business of "Cuttin Times" at the 600 Block of Field Street in reference to an armed robbery.Once deputies arrived they learned that three male s...read more

November 18 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is working with the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission to help curb vehicle fatalities through DUI and seatbelt enforcement.As we draw closer to the holiday season, deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Off...read more

November 18 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on November 18, 2013 at approximately 11:30 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery that occurred at the intersection of Walton Street and Field Street within the city of New Iberia.The victim, a male age 57, stat...read more

November 11 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on November 8, 2013 at approximately 12:08 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to 1419 Center Street, Burger King Restaurant in reference to an armed robbery.  Upon the deputies arrival they learned that a male suspect pulled ...read more

November 07 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on November 6, 2013 at approximately 7:48 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to Iberia Middle School in reference to a bomb threat.  School administrators contacted the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office after a teacher was made ...read more

November 07 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Elderly Abuse Protection Unit are investigating a possible scam that was reported on November 6, 2013.  The incident occurred at the 7500 Block of Weeks Island Road, Iberia Parish when two men went to the ...read more

November 04 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on November 2, 2013 at approximately 2:38 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to vehicle fatality near the intersection of East St. Peter Street and Bank Street within the City of New Iberia.   Upon deputies arrival they ob...read more

October 29 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal is advising that the date for Trick or Treat in Iberia Parish will be moved to Wednesday, October 30th instead of Thursday, October 31st due to possible inclement weather.  The times will remain the same from 6 pm until 8 pm. ...read more

October 22 2013
THE IBERIA PARISH SHERIFF'S OFFICE IS TAKING BACK UNWANTED PRESCRIPTION DRUGS October 26 AT 459 E. MAIN STREET, NEW IBERIA, LA New Iberia, LA - On October 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its seve...read more

October 14 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that a runaway juvenile was reported on October 12, 2013 in Iberia Parish. Ambria M. Seyler Age 14 was lat seen at her residence at the 6000 block of Norris Branch Road at approximately 5:00 a.m.According to Ambria's parents Ambria has runaway from home in the pas...read more

October 10 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office recovered and estimated $40,000.00 in stolen items.The items recovered varied from electronics to stolen motorcycles and even included a farm tractor.The investigation on began once detectives located stolen ...read more

October 09 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Crimes Unit is responsible for the arrest of two convicted sex offenders from Iberia Parish.The two suspects were identified as Donald Hoffmeyer (DOB 01/06/1970 of 4516 Forest Leblanc Road, Iberia Parish) and Bounkong "Ale...read more

October 07 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to warn residents of a possible scam involving telephone calls requesting immediate payment for active warrants. The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office learned of the scam after receiving multiple complaints describing a similar theme. Each individual was previousl...read more

September 25 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 24, 2013 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Criminal Patrol Unit arrested two suspects during a traffic stop at U S Highway 90 and Weeks Island Road.  Deputies advised they observed a vehicle ...read more

September 23 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 23, 2013 at approximately 2:00 a.m. Tyler Chevert, DOB 06-22-1994 of Berwick, LA, was arrested by the Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office on a warrant issued by the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office for two counts of simple burglary, theft over $1500...read more

September 18 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 17, 2013 at approximately 08:41 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to 1700 block of New Horizon Street, Iberia Parish in reference to a stabbing.Upon deputies learned that a male victim, age 47 had been cut during an alter...read more

September 16 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 12, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Elderly Protective Unit arrested Sandra M. Rouly (DOB 04/24/1964 of 1000 Comeaux Road, Iberia Parish) on 11 counts of forgery. Detectives determined that Rouly obtained 11 separate checks ...read more

September 16 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 12, 2012 detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Crimes Unit conducted an investigation involving child pornography. The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Crimes Unit is a part of the Louisiana Internet Crimes Against Children Task force ...read more

September 16 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 13, 2013 at approximately 3:50 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a female being shot in the foot at the intersection of Providence Street and Porter Street across from St. Edwards School. Deputies learned that the...read more

September 10 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal has incorporated into his fleet a 5 Ton Military Vehicle to be used for emergency situations and natural disasters. The vehicle was obtained from Louisiana Federal Surplus in Baton Rouge, LA. Sheriff Louis Ackal states "Every year Iberia Parish is faced with the threat of hurr...read more

September 09 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 5, 2013 at approximately 4:00 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 400 Block of Deare Street in reference to a deceased female. Upon deputies arrival a female with no signs consistent with life was located insi...read more

September 09 2013
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office has just completed its first Academy specifically for Deputies assigned to the Reserve Detail under the Patrol Division. The Academy, headed by Captain Wendall Raborn, consisted of 132 Hours and had 12 deputies enrolled. These deputies assist the Iberia Par...read more

September 06 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 5, 2013 at approximately 4:00 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 400 Block of Deare Street in reference to a deceased female. Upon deputies arrival a female with no signs consistent with life was located inside...read more

September 04 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 3, 2013 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 1400 Block of Oubre Lane in reference to a residential burglary.As deputies arrived they spoke to an individual who stated he observed two males burglarize his neighbor's...read more

August 20 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 19, 2013 at approximately 4:50 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to 1205 E. Admiral Doyle, the business of Wal-Mart, in reference to a bomb threat.Deputies spoke to store personnel who advised that a black male wearing a ...read more

August 16 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise motorist in Iberia Parish that schools are back in secession. Traffic deputies will be on the lookout for speeders at school zones throughout Iberia Parish. Drivers should also be prepared for delays and watch for school busses while they are on their r...read more

August 12 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that at approximately 5:20 a. m. A representative with Union Pacific Rail Road advised that a rail road car was possibly leaking chemicals at West Washington and Highway 3212. The Iberia Parish Fire District arrived on scene along with the Iberia Parish Sheriffs O...read more

August 02 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 1, 2013 at approximately 10:30 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery at the 1200 Block of Jane Street.According to deputies a female who worked at the business was there to obtain items from her office...read more

July 29 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on July 24, 2013 at approximately 8:00 p.m. Deputies responded to a theft at the 6000 Block of Carl Meche Road, Iberia Parish. Deputies arrived on scene and spoke to the victim who advised that she had left her purse unattended for a few minutes outside of her resid...read more

July 23 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on July 23, 2013 at approximately 5:14 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 6000 block of Hwy. 89, Iberia Parish in reference to a home invasion. Once deputies arrived on scene they determined the suspects made entry into the...read more

July 12 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on July 9, 2013 at approximately 05:00 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office SWAT team executed a search wart at 3907 Darnell Road, New Iberia LA.The search warrant was a result of an investigation by detectives with the Iberia Parish Sherif...read more

July 12 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on July 11, 2013 at approximately 2:00 p.m. deputies and detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a local hospital in reference to an individual being struck by a vehicle.Through further investigation detectives learned that the victim, a...read more

July 02 2013
On July 1, 2013 investigators with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Division obtained information concerning the location of stolen property, connected to burglaries in both Iberia and Vermillion Parishes.With assistance from Vermillion Parish Sheriff's Office, inves...read more

June 26 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office with the assistance of the U. S. Marshals Violent Offender Task Force and St Mary Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Wendall Hines (DOB 01/27/1993 of 1272 Big Four Corners Road, St Mary Parish) for second degree murd...read more

June 25 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal is advising that a Marlina Evans has been reported to the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office as a welfare concern. Evans was last seen on June 23, 2013 at 6:00 a.m. driving a Gold Pontiac G6 with a Mississippi License Plate. Evans is a white female, age 40. Detectives are ask...read more

June 20 2013
On June 19, 2013 at approximately 12:51 p.m. Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 1300 Block of Marshfield Road in reference to an attempted burglary. Deputies learned that witness had reported a suspicious vehicle at his neighbo...read more

June 14 2013
The missing Juvenile, Aries Antoine has been located without incident. ...read more

June 13 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on June 13, 2013 Narcotic Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at 402 North Rail Road Street, Delcambre, LA. Narcotics agents, acting on tips given to them by the public, conducted a four month long investigation on the sale ...read more

June 13 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that the public is now able to access crash reports from the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office website.A person involved in a crash can now go to www.iberiaso.org and click on the link (read more

June 03 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on May 30, 2013 at approximately 6:30 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a report of an armed robbery at the 8100 Block of Leleux Road, New Iberia. Upon arrival, patrol deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office located ...read more

May 31 2013
The area of W. St. Peter Street from Iberia Street to French Street is closed due to a gas leak. Motorist are asked to take an alternate route for the time being until the leak can be repaired. ...read more

May 30 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on May 30, 2013 agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office and the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office SWAT team executed a search warrant at the address of 810 Field Street.The search of the residence concluded a two month long investigation by narcotic age...read more

May 28 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on May 24, 2013 at approximately 09:42 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's responded to a two vehicle crash at Hwy. 182 and Laperouse.It was determined by deputies that the driver of the suspect vehicle Dwayne P. Shaw DOB 09/30/1964 of 832 (A) Ba...read more

May 24 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on May 23, 2013 Deputies responded to an armed robbery at 518 South Hopkins(Faces Night Club). Witnesses stated that four armed individuals entered the night club armed with hand guns and demanded money.During the commission of the robbery, the suspects bega...read more

May 24 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on May 23, 2013 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Rural Agricultural Patrol Unit responded to Hayes Road. There deputies located 17 large truck tires that had been dumped on the property belonging to Square B Farms. Deputies were able to locate the s...read more

May 20 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that at approximately 3:20 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery at Lilly's Grocery (501 S. Hopkins, New Iberia).  Witnesses described the suspect as a black male wearing a black shirt and had on black pants and arm...read more

May 16 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on Wednesday, May 15, at approximately 4:15 p.m dispatchers with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office recieved a call of a bomb threat. Information recieved by dispatchers was that a bomb was placed at the court house. Due to the caller not specifying which court hou...read more

May 16 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on May 15, 2013 Narcotics Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office and deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Impact Unit investigated possible suspicious narcotic activity at 1700 Juanita Drive, New Iberia. As a result of the investigation agents we...read more

May 15 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 14, 2013 Narcotics Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office conducted a parallel investigation with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office which resulted in the search of a residence at 1714 New Horizon Drive Lot 27 for illegal narcotics.Agents...read more

May 13 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise every boater in Iberia Parish of the importance of safety while on the water ways of Iberia Parish. The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue Unit responded to over 120 calls from 2011 - 2012 related to boating emergencies. Sheriff Louis Ackal ...read more

May 06 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on May 3, 2013 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a deceased three year old infant. Deputies learned that the infant was found at approximately 6:30 a.m. having no signs consistent with life. The infant was at a residence with the addre...read more

May 06 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal is advising of the increasing issue of persons trespassing on farmland with all terrain vehicles. This is a problem more and more farmers are seeing throughout Iberia Parish. The damage these vehicles can cause to the property and crops per individual farmer can be in the thous...read more

April 30 2013
After being followed by deputies, Pellerin crashed his vehicle at the intersection of Main Street and Lewis Street, New Iberia.Pellerin was taken into custody.Through the course of the investigation, narcotics agents were able to secure search warrants for two residences, 7901 Jackie Stree...read more

April 29 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal would is advising that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Offender Registry has arrested three convicted sex offenders for various charges. The three are part of the continuing effort of the Sex Offender Registry to ensure the compliance of convicted sex offenders in Iberia ...read more

April 29 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise the public of the recent Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office application for the Iphone and Android cell phones. The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is the first Sheriff's Office in Acadiana to feature a smart phone app. The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is alway...read more

April 25 2013
Upcoming Take-Back Day - April 27, 2013
(10:00AM - 2:00PM)
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has scheduled another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day which will take place on Saturday, April 27, 2013, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This is a ...read more

April 24 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on April 23, 2013 at approximately 2:47 a.m. that deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to Corrine Street and Field Street, New Iberia, in reference to a shooting. As deputies arrived they located a female who had been shot twice and was lying o...read more

April 24 2013
On March 23, 2013 investigators with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Division in conjunction with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Crimes Division responded to a complaint concerning an armed robbery in the 1300 block of West Saint Peter. According to witnesses, the...read more

April 23 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on April 23, 2013 at approximately 2:47 a.m. that deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to Corrine Street and Field Street, New Iberia, in reference to a shooting. As deputies arrived they located a female who had been shot twice and was lying o...read more

April 19 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that at approximately 6:50 a.m. on April 19, 2013, Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Traffic Unit and Iberia Parish Fire District One responded to a single vehicle crash at South Lewis Street and Kingdom Circle near the Port if Iberia. Deputies advised that the ...read more

April 18 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on April 18, 2013 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations arrested Kenray Ledet (DOB 02-24-1991 of 801 Paul Street, New Iberia, LA) for three counts of principal to attempted second degree murder and contributing to the delinquency...read more

April 17 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that a third person was arrested that detectives believe to be involved in the shooting incident which occurred on April 15, 2013 at Rene and Anderson Streets. Kendal Ledet DOB 07-25-1981 of 801 Paul Street, was arrested and charged with three counts of 2nd degree attempt...read more

April 16 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that in April 15, 2013 deputies responded to the intersection of Rene and Anderson Streets in reference to three victims being shot. The three victims were transported to a local hospital where they treated for non life threatening injuries. At the time of the incident...read more

April 16 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested two suspects responsible for the shootings that occurred on April 15, 2013 at the intersections of Rene and Anderson Streets. Detectives arrested Donald Boatman of New Iberia DOB 03-28-1990 and charged him ...read more

April 04 2013
On April 3, 2013 at approximately 5:00pm deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 3700 block of King Street after receiving a report of a domestic disturbance. Investigators learned that the suspect, 46 year-old Keith Romero (DOB:6-14-1966) fled the scene prior to their ar...read more

April 02 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on April 1, 2013 at approximately 5:23 p.m.  that deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to Mary Street and Lee Street in reference to an anonymous person calling in a complaint of illegal narcotics being sold in the area.  Th...read more

March 28 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 27, 2013 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 400 Block of Birch Street in reference to a burglary. Upon arrival, deputies detained two suspects. Both suspects were interviewed by detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Off...read more

March 27 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigation's Sex Offender Registry is continuing to ensure all sex offenders in Iberia Parish are in compliance with state and local law.  Over a four week period detectives have arrested seven individuals ...read more

March 26 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 25, 2013 at approximately 9:00 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to 618 W. Admiral Doyle in New Iberia in reference to an armed robbery. Deputies arrived on scene an learned that two black males both wearing black hooded sweat ...read more

March 26 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 13, 2013 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Criminal Patrol Unit and Narcotics agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested two suspects for being in possession of illegal narcotics. A traffic stop was conducted on the suspect's veh...read more

March 26 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 25, 2013 Narcotics agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Mark Colbert, age 42, on charges of possession with intent to distribute schedule II narcotics, possession with intent to distribute schedule IV, possession of drug paraphernalia, mon...read more

March 25 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 22, 2013 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Cyber Crimes Division arrested Robbie Fusilier (DOB 01-16-1991 of New Iberia) on the charges of distribution of pornography involving juveniles. Detectives were able to ide...read more

March 18 2013
Investigators with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Juvenile Division are asking for help locating Yolanda Albert (Black/Female 10-15-1996, 5'2", 101 pounds, unknown clothing description.) Albert was last seen on March 10, 2013 in the area of Harrison Street in New Iberia,...read more

March 18 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 14, 2013 investigators with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Juvenile Division arrested 34 year-old Timothy Latiolais of Delcambre (DOB: 03-08-1979) for two counts of pornography involving juveniles. Investigators received informat...read more

March 13 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 12, 2013 at approximately 6:30 p.m. responded to the 4100 Block of the Loreauville Highway in reference to female being stabbed. Once deputeis arrived on scene they learned that a 34 year old female had been stabbed multiple times inside of a residence. T...read more

March 13 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises the suspect in the homicide that occurred on the 4600 Block of the Loreauville Road on March 12, 2013 was charged with 2nd degree murder. The 13 year old suspect has since been transported to St. James Juvenile Detention Center. ...read more

March 07 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 6, 2013 at approximately 9:50 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Responded to the 800 Block of Ann Street in the city of New Iberia in reference to a shooting. Deputies learned that a male victim age 18, had been shot twice. The victim ...read more

February 28 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on February 27, 2013 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to Jeanerette Sr. High School in reference to a bomb threat. Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office learned that a phone call was made to the school by a male caller. The sc...read more

February 28 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on February 28, 2013 at approximately 2:00 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a bomb threat at 927 W. Main Street (McDonald's Restaurant) in reference to a bomb threat. The call was made to the directly to the business. Detectives l...read more

February 19 2013
Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office have issued a warrant for the arrest of Akeam Daniels (DOB 01/25/1992). The arrest warrant for Dainels include charges for aggravated 2nd degree battery, illegal discharge of a weapon and simple criminal damage to property over $500. The 6 year old...read more

February 18 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on February 17, 2013 at approximately 11:50 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to S. Lewis St. and Ernest Crochet Rd. in reference to a vehicle being located overturned in a canal. Deputies recovered a vehicle that was overturned in a ca...read more

February 13 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to an armed robbery at the 2500 Block of Phyllis Drive on February 11, 2013 at approximately 8:00 p.m. Once deputies arrived they learned that a Domino's Pizza delivery driver had been robbed at gunpoin...read more

February 13 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Sex Offender Registry arrested three suspects for violating laws associated with convicted sex offenders. Jeramie Bourque DOB 12/17/74 4716 Eraste Hebert Road, New Iberia, La. Charge: LA RS 15:542.1 D ...read more

February 13 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on February 13, 2013 at approximately 12:20 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of an attempted home invasion at the 2000 Block of Guy Road, Loreauville. After the suspects attempted to enter the residence the suspects then fled the area in a blu...read more

February 07 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on February 7, 2013 at approximately 7:30 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office and the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Hazardous Material Unit responded to the 1100 block of Cherokee Street in reference to person being in possession of an incendiary d...read more

January 28 2013
On January 26, 2012 at approximately 11:00 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit responded to a all terrain vehicle crash on Breaux Road in Iberia Parish. Upon their arrival deputies located two victims involved in the crash. One of the victims, a 36 year old female, wa...read more

January 21 2013
The following persons were arrested as a result of either active investigations or from information supplied to the detectives of the Sex Offender Registry. Christopher Provost Black male 8/25/1973 113 Dark Alley, New Iberia, La. Provost was arrested on 1/16/2013 for LA RS 15:542 Failure...read more

January 21 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Juvenile Division and Federal Investigative Unit secured an arrest warrant for the arrest of Jessica Hebert (DOB 07/31/1965 of 25 Panther Circle, Picayune Mississippi) for the charge of kidna...read more

January 17 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that detectives with the Iberia Parish Sex Offender registry are searching for Trent Viltz (Age 24).  Viltz has an outstanding warrant from Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office for failure to notify change of address as a co...read more

January 16 2013
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on January 15, 2013 at approximately 9:30 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Criminal Patrol Unit attempted to conduct a traffic stop of a vehicle on HWY 90 east bound near the HWY 14 exit. As the deputy making the traffic stop approached the susp...read more

January 10 2013
The following streets and or intersections have been reported to be flooded: --------------------Updated at Thu 1/10/2013 3:25 PM------------------------------- Jefferson Terrace roadway is now open, all other roadways are open however some lower lying area...read more

December 28 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on December 22, 2012 at approximately 3:40 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to 1714 New Horizon Drive in reference to female having been stabbed. Once deputies arrived they observed a 30 year old female inside of the residence having su...read more

December 28 2012
Women's Firearms Safety Class 2013
2013 SCHEDULE:
JANUARY 24 & 26 MARCH 21 & 23 MAY...read more

December 19 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on December 18, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations arrested Kristin Fowler (DOB 04-19-1981 of 2703 Railroad Road, New Iberia) for first degree murder for the death of her two month old child. On May 14, 2012 Detectives...read more

December 17 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises on December 16, 2012 at approximately 7:46 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery at 204 Center Street, New Iberia. Deputies learned that two black males, one armed with a handgun, entered the Pop & Fuel gas station and demanded mon...read more

December 17 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Offender Registry Unit arrested three suspects on charges pertaining to convicted sex offenders. Elton Hopes Jr. (DOB 08-03-1978 of 806 Hubertville Road, Jeanerette, LA) was arrested on 12/10/2012 for failure to notify a change of a...read more

December 13 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office are investigating two separate home invasions that occurred on December 13, 2012. The first incident occurred at approximately 12:30 a.m. on the 100 Block of Reynolds Street, New Iberia. A female victim age 27 advise...read more

December 10 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on December 7, 2012 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office obtained information that Jamarcus Delcambre (DOB 10-16-1988 of New Iberia) was inside of a residence located at 1320 Jordan Street, New Iberia. Delcambre had an outstanding warrant for first degre...read more

December 06 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on December 5, 2012 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery at 603 W. Admiral Doyle. Deputies learned that a 40 year old female was approached in the parking lot of the business by a white male suspect armed with a handgun. Th...read more

December 04 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advised that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Offender Registry Division arrested Ronald Pradia (DOB 05/22/1973 of New Iberia, no known address) for indecent behavior with a juvenile. Pradia was already a registered convicted sex offender who had recently b...read more

December 04 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on December 4, 2012 at approximately 2:49 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 200 Block of Live Oak Road. Once there, deputies spoke to the victim who advised his home was broken into. The victim, a 79 year old male, advised he wa...read more

December 03 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on December 1, 2012 at approximately 1:31 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery at 7600 Highway 90 West. Deputies arrived at the business of Leisure Time Video and spoke to the victim who was the clerk working at the time...read more

December 03 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on November 28, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Bureau of Investigations Sex Offender Registry arrested two suspects who allegedly violated laws pertaining to convicted sex offenders. Donald Hoffmeyer (DOB 01-06-1970 of 4516 Forest Leblanc Rd., New ...read more

November 21 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on November 20, 2012 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Offender Registry Unit arrested two suspects who allegedly did not comply with the laws that correspond to sex offenders. The first suspect arrested, Carroll Longnon Sr. DOB 11-29-1962 of 7116...read more

November 16 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 200 Block of Henry Street, New Iberia. Deputies learned that the victim, a 49 year old black male was walking down the 400 Block of Dark alley at approximately 12:00 a.m. when he was approached by fou...read more

November 14 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Cyber Crime Unit issued a warrant for the arrest of Tommy Gaspard (DOB 12-04-1971 of 1420 1/2 Iberia Street, New Iberia) who is a convicted and registered sex offender. The warrant for Gaspard's arrest was for unlawful use of a soci...read more

November 13 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on November 12, 2012 the mother of a 16 year old Juvenile reported her son as a runaway. The incident was reported at approximately 5:52 p.m. at the 1700 Block of Brianna Drive, New Iberia. The juvenile's mother advised she and her son were involved in an argument ...read more

October 22 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on October 21, 2012 several vehicle burglaries were reported in the area of Plantation Drive and Rue De Lion within the City of New Iberia. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Patrol Division responded to five vehicle burglaries, three burglaries on Pla...read more

October 22 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Offender Registry issued a warrant for Angelica Phillips for failure to notify change of address as a sex offender. Detectives learned that Phillips was residing in Lafayette Parish and had not notified Deputies...read more

October 19 2012
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office was notified by Staff at Jeanerette Sr. High School shortly after 10:00 a.m. on October 19, 2012 that an unknown person had phoned in a bomb threat at the High School. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office along with the Iberia Parish Fire District are ...read more

October 19 2012
Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office and Iberia Parish Fire District have cleared the Jeanerette Senior High School and found no threat to students and faculty. Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office are now attempting to Identify the suspect who called in the bomb threat to...read more

October 17 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on October 17, 2012 at approximately 12:20 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to 503 Hwy 90, Iberia Parish in reference to an armed robbery. Deputies determined that two female victims were robbed at gunpoint by a male suspect. Th...read more

October 08 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise the residents of Iberia Parish of a possible sweepstakes scam reported to the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office. Deputies were advised by the complainants that they were contacted by someone stating they had just won a large amount of money. According to the vi...read more

October 01 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal asks the public as a reminder to keep their vehicles locked and not leave any valuables in their vehicles when it is unattended. The majority of vehicle burglaries occur when vehicles are left unlocked and criminals will literally go from vehicle to vehicle in a ne...read more

September 20 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 3500 Block of Curtis Lane at approximately 5:50 a.m. in reference to a hit and run. Witnesses advise that the male victim, age 46 was attempting to cross the road way when he was struck by silver SUV....read more

September 20 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Joey Broussard (DOB 09/01/1966 of 4415 Forest Leblanc Road, New Iberia) for two counts of theft by fraud. Detectives determined that Broussard had used a false Purchase Order to obtain items from the busine...read more

September 20 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 19, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were attempting to conduct a search warrant on a residence at the 4000 Block of Forrest Leblanc Road. During the search Renee Freyou (DOB 01/06/1966 of Bayou to Bayou Road, New Iberia) arrived ...read more

September 19 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 16, 2012 at approximately 1:30 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery at 2518 W. Old Spanish Trail in reference to an armed robbery. After deputies arrived at the business, they learned that three employees w...read more

September 17 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 16, 2012 at approximately 1:30 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery at 2518 W. Old Spanish Trail in reference to an armed robbery. After deputies arrived at the business, they learned that three employees w...read more

September 12 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 11, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested the second suspect believed to be involved with the home invasion that occurred on the 400 Block of Charles Street on September 5th. Detectives arrested Issac Williams age 25 of 707 Bu...read more

September 12 2012
Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were presented with service awards from the Employer Support of the Louisiana National Guard and United States Military Reserve on Friday September 6, 2012 at the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office. The awards were presented by Ret. Colonel Roy "Ike" N...read more

September 10 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 9, 2012 at approximately 11:55 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting in the area of 1602 Rogers Street, New Iberia. Once deputies arrived they spoke to a witness who advised that someone had knocked on her door an...read more

September 10 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal Advises that on September 6, 2012 Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division assisted by investigators with the Department of Homeland Security arrested a suspect for manufacturing synthetic anabolic steroids. Agents conducted a search warrant of a residen...read more

September 09 2012
UPDATE: Investigators with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Division arrested 24 year-old Steven Proctor (09-27-1987) in reference to attempted second degree murder. The arrest resulted from an investigation following an altercation on July 22, 2012 at the Mon Ami ...read more

September 06 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on September 6, 2012 at approximately 12:32 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested two suspects believed to be involved in a home invasion. Deputies responded to the 400 Block of Charles Street in reference to a disturbance called in by the f...read more

August 31 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 30, 2012 at approximately 10:09 p.m. dispatchers with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call reporting an armed robbery at the 3600 Block of Old Jeanerette Road. Deputies went to that location and spoke to two male juveniles (both 16 years old...read more

August 29 2012
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office will be enforcing a curfew for Iberia Parish from the Hours of 8:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. on August 29, 2012. The curfew was ordered by the Iberia Parish Government. ...read more

August 28 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 27, 2012 a Juvenile inmate being transported by deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Jail Transportation Unit escaped in the area of Ann Street and China Street within the city of New Iberia. Deantre Charles (DOB 08/07/1995 of New Iberia) fle...read more

August 28 2012
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office will be enforcing a curfew for Iberia Parish from the Hours of 10:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. on August 28, 2012. The curfew was declared by the Iberia Parish Government. ...read more

August 27 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 26, 2012 at approximately 11:00 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the 900 Block of Providence Street, New Iberia, in reference to a shooting. Once there deputies located a male, age 34, sitting in a vehicle with seve...read more

August 26 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 22, 2012 at approximately 12:30 p.m. Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations assisted the United States Marshal's Fugitive Taskforce in arresting a suspect in the City of New Iberia. Detectives with Iberia Parish were no...read more

August 26 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 24, 2012 Juvenile Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Shana Bayard (DOB 06/15/1984 of Iberia Parish) on charges of second degree murder. On June 30, 2012 a two month old male infant was brought to a hospital in Iberia Parish sufferi...read more

August 26 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 24, 2012 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Patrol Division arrested Woody J. Harrington Jr. (DOB 07/31/1957 of 129 Robertson Street, New Iberia) for calling in a bomb threat at a local bank. Teche Federal Bank on North Lewis Street notified ...read more

August 24 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 22, 2012 at approximately 12:30 p.m. Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations assisted the United States Marshal's Fugitive Taskforce in arresting a suspect in the City of New Iberia. Detectives with Iberia Parish were no...read more

August 21 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 20, 2012 at approximately 4:55 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery at Pop's Barbeque at 320 W. Pershing. The suspect was described as a black male wearing a dark shirt and dark pants, standing approximately 6...read more

August 09 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 8, 2012 at approximately 9:44 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Patrol Division attempted to conduct a traffic stop with resulted in a vehicle chase in the City of New Iberia. Deputies advised they observed a white Dodge Charger fail to stop a...read more

August 09 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 8, 2012 at approximately 7:30 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Water Rescue Unit under the command of Captain Ricky Boudreaux rescued two individuals who were stranded in a boat in Vermillion Bay. Dispatchers with the Iberia Parish Sh...read more

August 09 2012
WOMENS TWO DAY HADNGUN SAFETY/DEFENCE CLASS Interested in learning how to safely handle a firearm and build confidence in your ability to defend yourself with a handgun? Sign up now for a "women's only" handgun safety/defense class with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office. Sh...read more

August 08 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 7, 2012 at approximately 2:45 a.m. detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Unit arrested two suspects believed to be involved in vehicle burglaries. Detectives were conducting surveillance in the area of ...read more

August 06 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 01, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Sex Offender Registration Unit along with assistance from the United States Marshal's Fugitive Task Force arrested Anthony Lancelin (Age 37 of Iberia Parish) for failing to...read more

August 02 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 2, 2012 at approximately 1:18 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 5000 block of Rip Van Winkle Road in reference to a home invasion. Once deputies arrived they learned that 7 males were robbed at gun point by 3 black male...read more

August 02 2012
Sherff Louis Ackal advises that on August 1, 2012 at approximately 10:00 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the 4000 Block of Forrest Leblanc Road in reference to a missing person. Deputies spoke to the missing person's girlfriend who advised that Mark Flores (D...read more

July 31 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on July 25, 2012 at approximately 6:00 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were patrolling in the area of Silver and Mink Streets. A male was observed by a deputy walking near the center of the roadway on the 400 Block of Silver Street. The deputy ...read more

July 25 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on July 23, 2012 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office IMPACT Unit were notified of an armed robbery that occurred in St. Martin Parish. Deputies were advised to be on the lookout for a 1994 Lexus that may have been driven by the suspect in the armed robb...read more

July 23 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on July 18, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Division arrested Niko Comeaux (DOB 05/07/1990 of New Iberia) for simple burglary of a business. Detectives were conducting surveillance of the A C Company on...read more

July 23 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on July 22, 2012 shortly before 2:00 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were notified of a shooting at 7304 E. Hwy. 90 (Mon Ami Tavern). Deputies on scene determined that a total of three people were shot, two of the three were treated for gunshot...read more

July 18 2012
Sheriff Louis advises deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office are looking for three black males involved in a home invasion that occurred in the City of New Iberia at approximately 5:00 a.m. on July 18, 2012. The incident occurred on the 500 Block of Calhoun Street, New Iberia. According ...read more

July 13 2012
On July 10, 2012 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigation's Directed Patrol Division arrested Ben Kelone (DOB 02/15/1993 of 5207 Offshore Drive, New Iberia) for four counts of felony theft. Detectives learned that Kelone burglarized the business of Louisiana Blasting...read more

July 13 2012
On July 10, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau Of investigations Directed Patrol Unit arrested two Juveniles (Ages 12 & 13) on charges of attempted burglary of a business and simple criminal damage to property. Detectives with the Directed Patrol Unit were conducting surv...read more

July 09 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise the residents of Iberia Parish of a possible sweepstakes scam reported to the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office. Deputies were advised by the complainants that they were contacted by someone stating they had just won $3,000,000.00. According to the victims, the...read more

June 29 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on June 29, 2012 shortly after 8:00 a.m. dispatchers with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of a plane crash near Dubois Road in Iberia Parish. Once deputies arrived on scene, they observed a small, single engine, fixed winged aircraft in an open fi...read more

June 28 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on deputies responded to an unattended child at 5616 Hwy 14, New Iberia. Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Dispatchers received a call at approximately 12:16 p.m. from a witness who advised that she observed an infant, approximately 2 years old, walking along side of H...read more

June 26 2012
On June 25, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested two suspects believed to be involved in the desecration of graves at a cemetery on Eighty Arpent road in Iberia Parish stated Sheriff Louis Ackal. Detectives arrested William Andras (DOB 03-15-1992 of 8410 Eldridge Road, N...read more

June 26 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on June 26, 2012 at approximately 1:30 a. m. Deputies responded to an attempted business burglary at 906 S. Lewis Street (Cash Out Pawn). Deputies responded to an alarm call at the business. Once they arrived, deputies observed broken glass on the front of the busi...read more

June 25 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on June 22, 2012 at approximately 12:25 a.m. Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations arrested Matthew P. Olander (DOB 09-06-1988 of 909 Weeks Street, New Iberia) on charges of indecent behavior with a juvenile and pornography of a ...read more

June 25 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on June 23, 2012 detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations arrested Norman John Hebert II (DOB 04-01-1982 of 5807 Paradise Lane, New Iberia) for false impersonation of a police officer, extortion, and telephone harassment. Detective...read more

June 21 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that a report of a missing person was made with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office. Elveria Aucoin was reported as missing to deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office on June 20, 2012 by Aucoin's family members. According to her family, Elveria had last made con...read more

June 19 2012
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June 14 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on June 5, 2012 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Division arrested Tracy Bergeron DOB 11-15-1974 of 5306 Alleman Road, New Iberia, LA. Bergeron was charged with one count of theft over $1,500.00 and one count ...read more

June 14 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on May 8, 2012 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the 800 Block of Bonnet Street in reference to a possible burglary. Deputies arrived on scene and they spoke to the victim, a female Age 25, who advised that two males wearing masks e...read more

June 12 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on June 12, 2012 shortly after 6 a.m. deputies responded to a single vehicle crash at 4412 Weeks Park Road in Lydia. According to deputies the driver of the vehicle was traveling on Smith Road and came to the intersection with Weeks Island Road where he ran through ...read more

June 11 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a vehicle crash on Jefferson Island Road near Norris Road. The incident was reported shortly after 11 p.m involving one pick up truck and one occupant, the driver. Upon deputies arrival, the driver of the vehi...read more

May 24 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations arrested Tora Benoit (DOB 11/14/1971 of 913 Ann St., New Iberia) on 48 counts of animal cruelty. Deputies responded to the 2700 Block of Jefferson Terrace Boulevard, Iberia Parish, in refe...read more

May 17 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on May 14, 2012 Deputies and Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to a local Hospital in reference to the death of a two month old female infant. Since the initial report, an autopsy has been conducted. The cause of the infant's death h...read more

May 15 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on May 14, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations arrested two suspects for stealing over $20,000.00 worth of jewelry and valuables. The suspects were operating under the guise of a house washing company. While the suspects...read more

May 15 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Narcotics Division arrested Frederic G. Dimarco DOB 09/23/1958 of 314 Center Street, New Iberia, LA, while conducting an undercover narcotics operation. Agents arrested Dimarco after he sold over...read more

May 10 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on May 10, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Division arrested a 15 year old juvenile for burglarizing vehicles in the City of New Iberia. Detectives observed two male juveniles fleeing from a car lot at...read more

May 02 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 1, 2012 at approximately 4 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the 1000 Block of Shot Street in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival, deputies learned that a male (age 20) had been shot twice in the legs. The shooting ...read more

May 01 2012
Arcemont DOB 09/22/1977 of New Iberia was arrested for aggravated rape of a 6 year old male juvenile. He turned himself in to detectives on April 30, 2012 and was booked into the Iberia Parish Jail on a $25,000 bond. He has since bonded out. Due to the case now going before the courts and the victi...read more

April 30 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested two juveniles and two adult males after an altercation resulted in one person being stabbed. The incident occurred on April 29, 2012 on 421 Fontelieu Drive (The Pantry Food Mart) at 7:54 p.m. Detectives l...read more

April 24 2012
Missing Person........ Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Missing Person DARYAN FALGOUT
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April 17 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office will be stepping up patrols due to recent incidents involving large groups of people becoming unruly. The incidents have been mainly occurring on Sunday evenings in various areas within the City of New Iberia. It appears the incid...read more

April 16 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on April 14, 2012 at approximately 12:15 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call advising that a boat was on fire located on the commercial canal at the Port of Iberia. The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Water Patrol Unit arrived on scene along with ...read more

April 13 2012
Millage Renewal. Sheriff Louis Ackal has announced that he intends to consider (at a public hearing) levying additional or increased millage rates without further voter approval. The public hearing is scheduled for Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. in the Sheriff's Office. To view the notice, ...read more

April 09 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on April 5, 2012 detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office along with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Haz-Mat unit responded to a report of a small explosion at 410 North Landry, New Iberia. Deputies determined that the explosion was caused by common house hold ...read more

April 03 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations arrested four suspects involved in a shooting that occurred on Sunday, April 1, 2012. Detectives learned through their investigation that two groups of males met with the intention of having...read more

April 02 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on April 2, 2012 at approximately 12:17 a.m. Deputies responded to shots being fired at the 1000 Block of Shot Street, New Iberia. Upon Deputies arrival, they learned that two people suffered minor injuries from gun shots. One person received a gun shot to the lowe...read more

March 29 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 28, 2012 Deputies with the Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Division arrested an individual for committing thefts at Louisiana Technical College, 304 Ember Drive, New Iberia. Deputies learned that Joshua Baldwin, Age 22, stole approximately $5,000.0...read more

March 27 2012
Sheriff Ackal advises that on March 25, 2012 a report of a shooting was made at a local hospital in the City of New Iberia. Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office learned that a male victim, age 19, was shot in the arm. The victim was treated at a local hospital and was interviewed by ...read more

March 21 2012
At this time Iberia Parish has the following road closers: Lee Station Road & Rail Road Road Roads with reported standing water: Adros Road Larson Road Hayes Road Gull Road There is also a downed power line at the 3400 Block of E. Admiral Doyle. Cleco is on scene and addressing the issue...read more

March 20 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 19, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations arrested Jalynn Archangel (DOB 08-11-1994) for being in possession of stolen items. Detectives discovered a stolen laptop after receiving information which led to a search ...read more

March 20 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that at approximately 8:00 p.m. March 19, 2012 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a burglary at 7914 Hwy. 90 West, New Iberia. Once deputies arrived, they learned the business at that address had been broken into. Deputies also learned burglar...read more

March 16 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 15, Juvenile Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations arrested Zackary Owens(DOB 09/23/1993 of New Iberia) for pornography involving juveniles. Detectives learned that Owens possessed pornographic photos of a female under ...read more

March 15 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 14, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Shane Adams (DOB 10/10/1994) at approximately 6:30 p.m. at the intersection of Victory Drive and Daigre Drive in Iberia Parish. Adams was the third suspect involved in the residential burg...read more

March 14 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that arrests were made in the incidents involving the two residential burglaries reported on March 9, 2012 by Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Detectives and IMPACT Deputies. Detectives were able to link the burglaries that occurred at 400 Block of Kathryn Street and the 1...read more

March 14 2012
Interested in learning how to safely handle a firearm and build confidence in your ability to defend yourself with a handgun? Sign up now for a "women's only" handgun safety/defense class with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office.
 Sheriff Louis Ackal is offering a handgun safety/defen...read more

March 12 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises of two separate residential burglaries which occurred on March 9, 2012 early morning. The first burglary was reported on the 1700 Block of Iberia Street at approximately 01:00 a.m. The victim advised she was woken up by a loud noise in the residence. The victim stated s...read more

March 09 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 8, 2012 at approximately 12:00 p.m. Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division arrested three suspects for obtaining illegal narcotics through the mail. Acting on an anonymous tip, agents conducted surveillance of a residence at Darcy...read more

March 07 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises on March 3, 2012 Narcotics Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Division confiscated 14 pounds of marijuana and other illegal narcotics from a residence at 2810 Nico Town Road Lot 11, Iberia Parish. The investigation began when a traffi...read more

March 07 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 6, 2012 at approximately 11:20 p.m. Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Division apprehended a suspect attempting to steal tools from a New Iberia City Government vehicle. Detectives were conducting su...read more

March 07 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations arrested two suspects believed to be involved in six burglaries over the past two months in the City of New Iberia. Devonte Chentlen DOB 06-17-1994 of New Iberia was arrested and charged wit...read more

March 05 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 3, 2012 at approximately 1:30 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a vehicle (Motorcycle) crash at Northside Road at Kyle Landry Road in Iberia Parish. Deputies advised the motorcycle was traveling West on Northside Road when it...read more

March 05 2012
Today, Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Division and Agents with the Narcotics Division, served a search warrant at 624 Henshaw Alley in New Iberia. On March 2, 2012, Detectives located several pictures on an electronic device, that had been obtained duri...read more

February 29 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations arrested three suspects who are believed to be involved in a home invasion that occurred on the 400 Block of James Street in New Iberia. According to Detectives the three suspects stormed th...read more

February 23 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that February 23, 2012 Narcotics Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Division arrested two suspects involved in the sale of illegal synthetic canaboid (synthetic marijuana). Agents arrested Keith Henry DOB 01/13/1959 of New Iberia and H...read more

February 23 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise that on the evening of February 22, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Division along with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office IMPACT Unit conducted a juvenile curfew sweep. The operation was conducted between the...read more

February 16 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on February 15, 2013 Narcotics Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at a residence on 1400 Fulton Street. As a result of the search warrant, Agents seized "crack" cocaine, high grade marijuana and cash. As agents ...read more

February 16 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on February 15, 2012 Narcotics Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office executed two arrest warrants for the owner and manager of Amigos Mini Mart convince store. The arrest warrants were for possession with intent to distribute schedule I (synthetic canab...read more

February 14 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on February 13, 2012 Narcotics Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office of Bureau of Investigations arrested five suspects in reference to the location of a clandestine methamphetamine lab. Agents executed a search warrant on the residence of 5019 Weeks Is...read more

February 09 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 7, 2012 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigation arrested Dickie Estelle Jr. DOB 11/12/1991 for attempted illegal possession of schedule III narcotics. Estelle filed a complaint with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's of...read more

February 08 2012
JOSHUA SMITH 26 YRS OLD WAS ARRESTED FOR TWO COUNTS AGGRAVATED CRIMINAL DAMAGE TO PROPERTY, ATTEMPTED SECOND DEGREE MURDER, AGGRAVATED FLIGHT FROM OFFICER, RESISTING ARREST, POSSESSION OF STOLEN FIREARM, POSSESSION OF FIREARM BY CONVICTED FELON. DETECTIVES LEARNED THAT SMITH SHOT AT THE VICTIMS VEH...read more

February 07 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's office apprehended a fleeing suspect after he shot at two vehicles in the City of New Iberia. The incident occurred at the 700 Block of Breaux Alley, New Iberia at approximately 12:05 p.m. Witness advised that a male dri...read more

January 31 2012
On January 30, 2012 at approximately 6:20pm the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call concerning a possible drowning in the area of Teche Lake Canal Road. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue Division as well as other departmental personnel responded to...read more

January 31 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on January 30, 2011 at approximately 5:30 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Division thwarted a burglary in progress at 3505 Cornelies Voorhies Road, New Iberia (Neighbors Drilling). Detectives obtaine...read more

January 30 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on January 29, Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office attempted to stop an individual on a motorcycle that was traveling on E. Admiral Doyle. Deputies observed the motorcycle as it was traveling on E. Admiral Doyle and attempted to stop the suspect who ...read more

January 25 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Offender Registry Unit conducted an operation for the purpose of ensuring the compliance of registered sex offenders in Iberia Parish. Operation Protect Our Future involved several agencies such as the United States Marshal...read more

January 23 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on January 21, 2011 at approximately 7:07 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a pedestrian being struck by a vehicle at the 1600 Block of Jane Street, New Iberia. Once deputies arrived they learned that a male victim, age 33 was str...read more

January 23 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that a shooting occurred at the 1000 Block of Mississippi Street, New Iberia on January 22, 2012 at approximately 8:19. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the shooting incident and once they arrived it was learned that there were two ...read more

January 19 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that one of the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office's most wanted fugitives was arrested on January 18, 2011. Victor Jones was located and arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task force as he was working at a business at the Port of West St. Mary. Jones was wanted...read more

January 13 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on January 10, 2012 agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol division arrested two suspects in reference to vehicle burglaries at 1341 Twenty Arpent Road, Cherry Brook Apartments. Agents arrested Mathew Ward, Age 22 ...read more

January 10 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on January 9, 2012 at approximately 4:39 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a kidnapping in the area of the1500 Block of Rogers Street, New Iberia. Upon the deputies arrival, they spoke to a witness who advised he was walking with ...read more

January 10 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on January 8, 2012 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to Iberia General Medical Center in reference to a victim being treated for stab wounds. Once deputies arrived they spoke to the victim who advised that he was stabbed by two whit...read more

January 05 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on January 3, 2012 narcotics agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations seized approximately $650,000 worth of illegal synthetic cannabis. Agents seized the illegal substance from the local business of Sinsations located at 1424 Cen...read more

January 04 2012
The position of Iberia Parish Sheriff comes with great responsibilities. I do not think that being Sheriff is just a job; I consider it to be devotion. When I was sworn in as Sheriff on July 1, 2008, I made a promise to the public that I would bring this Sheriff's Office up to the standards t...read more

January 04 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that a second arrest was made in the shooting incident that took place on January 1, 2012 on Brianna Street in New Iberia. Detectives arrested a 16 year old male and charged him with principal to 2nd degree battery, 2nd degree robbery and simple burglary. The Juvenile is...read more

January 03 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on January 1, 2012 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the 1700 Block of Brianna Drive, New Iberia in reference to a person suffering from a gunshot wound.  Once Deputies arrived they observed a 27 year old male who had...read more

January 03 2012
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that one person has been arrested in reference to the shooting that occurred earlier on Brianna Drive. Jarvis Tessier age 19 of 501 Silver Street was arrested and charged with 2nd degree battery for an altercation that occurred with the victim prior to him being shot. De...read more

December 20 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on December 16, 2011 at approximately 2:30 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested one suspect and identified two others in reference to vehicle burglaries that were reported in the area of the 1600 Block of Sugarland Terrace, New Iber...read more

December 20 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on December 15, 2011 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigation's Directed Patrol Division arrested three suspects involved in a burglary.The burglary occurred at the business of Sutton's on 4605 E. Old Spanish Trail, Ne...read more

December 20 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on December 18, 2011 at approximately 2:13 pm deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office responded to an aircraft crashing in a field off of Suard road in Iberia Parish. The aircraft ( two seat ultralight) was occupied by two people at the time of the cra...read more

December 20 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on December 18, 2011 at approximately 8:47 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Traffic Division are investigating a crash at the intersection of South Louis St. and East Dale St. that resulted in a fatality.  According to Deputies, a...read more

December 16 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on December 14, 2011 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested 16 individuals in reference to non-support arrest warrants in Iberia Parish. Those arrested were part of a Louisiana Non-support Roundup, which included Iberia Parish.The operati...read more

December 12 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on December 8, 2011 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Sex Registry Division working with the U.S. Marshall's Violent Offender Task Force arrested a suspect for failing to register as a sex offender in Iberia Pari...read more

December 09 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on December 8, 2011 Narcotics Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested 5 individuals while conducting a search of the business Curious Goods at 1303 Center St. New Iberia.Agents with Iberia Parish were involved in a joint operation including Laf...read more

December 08 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on December 7, 2011 the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Division arrested two suspects for burglarizing the business Joe De Rentals. Detectives observed the two suspects carrying welding leads as they were walking along Lew...read more

December 06 2011
On December 5, 2011 investigators with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Division arrested a 24-year-old man after he was caught burglarizing a local business. According to investigators, at 12:15 a.m., patrols were being conducted in the 1500 block of E...read more

December 05 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on December 1, 2011 the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Sex Offender Registry Unit issued a warrant for the arrest of Gregory P. Damm (DOB 12/28/1965) for failure to register as a convicted sex offender. Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sh...read more

December 05 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on December 1, 2011 that Narcotics Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received information that another package containing suspected marijuana was delivered to a Post Office in the City of Jeanerette. The package was addressed to Wilbert Guy (DOB 03-1...read more

December 05 2011
"Handgun Safety Course for Ladies" On December 15, 16 and 17th the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Training Center will host a handgun safety course for ladies. The three day course will provide women with an overview of handgun safety including the fundamentals of handguns as well as marksmanship. ...read more

December 02 2011
On December 1, 2011 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested an Iberia man in reference to charges related to burglary and contributing to delinquency of a juvenile. On November 28, 2011, 28 year-old James Walter Jones Jr. was arrested on a warrant for the attempted burglary of a lo...read more

December 02 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on December 1, 2011 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigation's Directed Patrol Unit arrested Warren Segura (DOB 08-10-1971 of 4305 Martin Road, New Iberia) for five counts of simple burglary, possession of drug paraphernalia a...read more

December 01 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on November 30, 2011 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations, working with the Lafayette City Police Department, arrested Ronald Myers Jr. (DOB 08-26-1973) for computer aided solicitation of a minor, pornography involving juve...read more

November 29 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on November 15, 2011 at approximately 7:14 p.m. a report of an armed robbery was made occurring at 7600 Hwy. 90, the business of Leisure Time Adult Super Store. According to witnesses, a white male approximately 5 feet 5 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall weighing appr...read more

November 28 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on 11/22/2011 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Offender Compliance Division arrested Richard Kondrasky 06/13/1967 of 301 Weldon Street New Iberia, LA on charges of failing to register as a convicted sex offender in the State of Louisiana. The Lo...read more

November 18 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on November 17, 2011 at approximately 10:26 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Division responded to the business of Omega Nachiq at the Port of New Iberia where security guards had observed three suspects on video surveil...read more

November 16 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on November 15, 2011 at approximately 7:14 p.m. a report of an armed robbery was made occurring at 7600 Hwy. 90, the business of Leisure Time Adult Super Store. According to witnesses, a white male approximately 5 feet 5 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall weighing appr...read more

November 16 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on November 16, 2011 at approximately 2:39 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office stopped a burglary in that was in progress. The incident took place at 301 N. Main Street, Loreauville. Deputies were dispatched to the business JD's Quick Stop and ...read more

November 15 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on November 14, 2011 Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division along with the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division and the United States Postal Service conducted an investigation in the attempted smuggling of marijuana. The i...read more

October 26 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on October 25, 2011 at approximately 9:36 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a report of a crash at the 11000 Block of LA HWY 675 in Iberia Parish. Once Deputies arrived on scene it was determined that a single vehicle left the roadway and crashed as i...read more

October 26 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit has released the name of the person killed in a traffic fatality that occurred at the 11000 Block of LA HWY 675 Tuesday evening. The decedent has been identified as Derrick Duhon DOB 02/08/1985 of New Iberia. Deputies ...read more

October 21 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that an out of state Federal Investigation was completed with the assistance of an Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Deputy. The Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms agency was made aware of two individuals selling firearms illegally in the state of Texas by the Deputy. The Deputy ...read more

October 19 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on October 18, 2011 Lee M. Fowler was captured shortly after 9:00 p.m. this evening. Fowler was captured by the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Impact Unit with assistance from the United States Marshal's Fugitive Task Force and Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office at a ...read more

October 19 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on October 18, 2011 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigation arrested a Del Richard (DOB 05/24/1985 of 509 Texaco Street New Iberia) for terrorizing. On October 16th Detectives received information from an anonymous person advising t...read more

October 19 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that an out of state Federal Investigation was completed with the assistance of an Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Deputy. The Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms agency was made aware of two individuals selling firearms illegally in the state of Texas by the Deputy. The Deputy ...read more

October 18 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on October 17, 2011 Narcotics Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested four suspects involved in the manufacturing of methamphetamine. The four were arrested after a search warrant was executed on a residence at 5701 Coteau Rd. Lot C Iberia Parish. Du...read more

October 18 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on October 17, 2011 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Water Patrol / Search and Rescue along with agents from the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries rescued three lost hunters in the area of Ruiz Boat Landing in Iberia Parish. The hunters were ages 59, 2...read more

October 17 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on October 15, 2011 detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigation recovered televisions, computers, cell phones, eight firearms and jewelry. The recovery of the items were a result of an arrest of Jason Badeaux (DOB 03/15/1992 of 418 Ryn...read more

October 17 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on October 15, 2011 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Lee M. Fowler for second degree kidnapping, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, open alocohol container and simple escape. According to witnesses Fowler held a female in his vehicle refusi...read more

October 12 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on October 11, 2011 at approximately 2:56 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office along with Iberia Parish Fire District One responded to the 7000 Block of Hwy. 14 in reference to a 1 year old child being burned. Once deputies arrived on scene they were...read more

October 11 2011
On October 10, 2011 at approximately 8:30am, deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 1200 block of Hopkins Street in reference to a two vehicle crash. The crash claimed the life of an Iberia man. According to investigating deputies, 34-year-old Tyrick Polk, driving a 1995...read more

October 10 2011
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office needs your help locating a fifteen year old male. Kevin St. Julien was last seen on September 24, 2011 around the area of Main Street in New Iberia. St. Julien is a black male who is 5'1'' - 5'5'' tall, weighing approximately 160 pounds. St. Julien has earrings in ...read more

October 05 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on October 4, 2011 at approximately 6:18 p.m. deputies responded to a reported disturbance of a person armed with a handgun. Once deputies arrived on scene and evaluated the situation it was learned that a David Pope was involved in an argument with another person. P...read more

September 19 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on September 18, 2011 at approximately 1:15 a.m. deputies responded to a hit and run fatality at the intersection of East Admiral Doyle and South Lewis Street. According to witnesses a four year old,male, who was not restrained, exited the vehicle he was riding in ...read more

September 19 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on September 15, 2011 detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were included in a joint operation involving (ICAC), Internet Crimes Against Children, along with the Louisiana State Police Region II Child Exploitation unit, Federal Bureau of Investigations an...read more

September 07 2011
Missing 17 year old endangered runaway juvenile Jessie Luquette white female dob 3/4/94 5'6" 130lbs brown eyes long black hair LAST SEEN WEARING BLACK AND PINK CHECKERED PAJAMA PANTS WITH A GRAY T-SHIRT OVER A PINK LONG SLEEVE SHIRT. Missing from St. Peter Street in New Iberia on S...read more

September 03 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise the residents of Iberia Parish to take precaution from the potential affects of tropical storm Lee. Sheriff Ackal reminds motorist not to drive through any standing water on flooded roadways. Although the roadways may seem passable, vehicles can become easi...read more

September 02 2011
update on shooting involving Paul Knatt The victim, age 22 male, in last nights shooting died last night as a result of the gunshot wounds he sustained earlier that evening on 322 Deare St. The charges for Paul Knatt have been upgraded to 2nd degree murder. ...read more

September 02 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on September 1, 2011 at approximately 7:20 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of a shooting at 322 Deare Street. Once deputies arrived they observed a male victim who sustained several gunshot wounds to the abdomen. The victim was transported to...read more

September 01 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on August 31, 2011 at approximately 2:55 a.m. Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Unit apprehended John Willis for stealing items from a donation bin at Goodwill in New Iberia. Deputies had received reports of prior thefts at Goodw...read more

August 31 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to announce the promotions of three Sergeants and one Lieutenant within his patrol division. The promotions are part of Sheriff Ackal commitment to professionalism from his office. The following are the list of deputies that were promoted. Lieutenant - Jeremey...read more

August 30 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on August 29, 2011 at approximately 9:29 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Impact Unit and Directed Patrol unit arrested a suspect for stealing copper wire from electrical poles. Deputies stated that they received a call of someone tampering with ...read more

August 29 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on August 23, 2011 at approximately 09:45 A.M. deputies responded to the 4000 block of Martin Street in reference to a burglary in progress. Once deputies arrived at the residence they located a female victim 48 years old who had sustained injuries from the ordeal. ...read more

August 23 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that just after midnight on August 23, 2011 Narcotics agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were conducting an investigation on suspect Fabian Joseph (DOB 08-19-1977 of 315 Jefferson Street, New Iberia). Agents, along with the assistance if the Iberia Parish's Sh...read more

August 20 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 20, 2011 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Patrol Division, Impact Division and Marine Patrol Division assisted the United States Marshal's Office serving a high risk warrant on the Intracoastal Water Way. Deputies were advised by the U.S. ...read more

August 18 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal is proud to announce he has appointed a new Patrol Captain for the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Patrol Division. Captain Rickey Boudreaux will now be in charge of the Patrol Division at the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office, which encompasses the patrol division, traffic division...read more

August 18 2011

Sheriff Louis Ackal somberly announces the passing of a selfless public servant, devoted family man, and friend. Chief Earl Robicheaux, Sr. passed away on August 18, 2011 at a local hospital. Chief Robicheaux was a loyal employee and former Chief civil Deputy of the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Offi...read more

August 10 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Joey J. Rogers (DOB 05/03/1993 of New Iberia) for second degree murder which occurred at 1220 Angie Street on August 9, 2011. Detectives learned Rogers committed the homicide from evidence collected and coo...read more

August 09 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office are investigating a homicide which occurred at the 1200 block of Angie Street. The call was received by the Sheriff's Office at approximately 12:50 p.m. from the victim's residence. When deputies arrived they found the ...read more

August 08 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 6, 2011 at approximately 9:30 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of a vehicle on fire at Tripeaux Lane in Loreauville. The Loreauville Fire Department responded and was able to extinguish the fire shortly after arriving. The owner of th...read more

August 08 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on August 6, 2011 at approximately 7:30 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the 600 Block of Robertson Street in reference to a stabbing. Upon arrival, deputies located the victim (Male age 50) walking on the roadway near the res...read more

August 05 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal is proud to announce the arrest of a suspect accused of raping an 87-year-old woman in August of 2009.  Miguel Oros, 33-years-old of Tabasco, Mexico, was apprehended in Cancun, Mexico, for outstanding warrants from the United States Marshal's Office.   In...read more

July 27 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on July 26, 2011 at approximately 11:10 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a report of an armed robbery at 1202 E. Admiral Doyle.  The victim advised she was approached by a black male wearing a white T-shirt, blue jean shorts and wearing a ...read more

July 18 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 16, 2011 shortly after 5:00 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of a possible drowning at Cypremort Point.  The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue division along with St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office Search and ...read more

July 18 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise the public of complaints the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is receiving of possible overseas scam.  Thus far deputies have had reports of residents receiving a call from an unknown person asking how much money does that individual have in their ...read more

July 15 2011

National Night Out Against Crime On August 2nd 2011 , The Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office will be hosting its Third Annual National Night Out Against Crime. This event is created to increase awareness of community safety. It will be held f...read more

July 11 2011
On July 9th at approximately 5:30 a.m. a Jailer with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office was taken hostage inside of the jail by three inmates. The standoff lasted approximately two and a half hours with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office hostage negotiators maintaining contact wit...read more

July 07 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on June 22, 2011 at approximately 4:00 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 200 Block of North Lewis Street, New Iberia in reference to an armed robbery.  Once deputies arrived at the scene they learned that the Cracke...read more

July 05 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that Two suspects were arrested after burglarizing the business of Loureauville Farms on Gordron Rd.  Loreauville.  The incident occurred on June 30th where deputies were able to apprehend the two suspects while they were inside of a building .  After ...read more

June 30 2011
Louisiana Hunter Education Classes Sheriff Louis Ackal, and the Louisia...read more

June 29 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on June 28th at approximately 6:25 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 5000 Block of Cromwell Drive in reference to a battery of a juvenile complaint.  Upon arrival deputies spoke to the victim's mother who st...read more

June 27 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that at approximately 8:27 p.m. on June 26, 2011 The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of a missing boater on Lake Dauterive in Iberia Parish.  The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Water Patrol division with assistance from the Louisiana State Wildlif...read more

June 23 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on June 22, 2011 at approximately 4:00 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 200 Block of North Lewis Street, New Iberia in reference to an armed robbery.  Once deputies arrived at the scene they learned that the Cracker ...read more

June 23 2011
Concealed Carry Weapons Course

 

Instructor: Pete Armstrong Contact Number: 337-256-3914 Experience: State Certified CCW Firearms Instructo...read more

June 23 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on June 22, 2011 at approximately 10:15 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Unit arrested two suspects for stealing oil field equipment.  The equipment was stolen from All Points, a business located at the Port...read more

June 23 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on June 22, 2011 narcotics agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested three suspects on various narcotics charges.  After conducting a search warrant at 406 Wayne St. New Iberia, agents located one pound of marijuana, sixty ounces of liquid ...read more

June 21 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on June 21, 2011 at approximately 2:33 a.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a home invasion at the 400 Block of Valley View Drive, New Iberia. Once deputies arrived they spoke to the victims who advised that three black males forced their way i...read more

June 21 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise motorist that the downtown area of New Iberia from Main Street at Center Street to Main Street at Iberia Street will be closed. The streets will be closed due to structure damage of a building from a fire which occurred at the 200 Block of Main Street...read more

June 14 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on June 12, 2011 at approximately 11:43 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a report of an armed robbery at the 200 Block of Ed Broussard Road in Iberia Parish.  Once deputies arrived, they spoke to the victims who stated three black males forc...read more

June 13 2011
Sheirff Louis Ackal advises that on June 9, 2011 the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Directed Patrol Unit apprehended two suspects in the commission of a residential burglary.  Deputies were conducting surveillance in the area of Acadian Acres and observed two in...read more

June 08 2011
Deputy Willie Thomas Receives Officer of the Year award from the New Iberia Optimist Club
  Deputy Willie Thomas has been with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office for three years.  Deputy Thomas is assigned to Loreauville as a Liaison Officer and was ...read more

May 25 2011
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office DWI checkpoint starting from 8 p.m. - 1 a.m. on May 25th 2011 was initially scheduled for the city of New Iberia has been changed from inside the citiy limits to outside the city limits in Iberia Parish. ...read more

May 25 2011
Missing Runaway Juvenile Marshay Blanchard Black female 4/3/1996   5'2'' scar above left eye which resembles the letter 'S' brown eyes black hair Marshay has been missing since May 21st at about midnight. She was last seen wearing basketball shorts and a pink musc...read more

May 24 2011
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office is conducting a DWI Checkpoint Wednesday May 25th, 8 pm to 1 pm within the city of New Iberia....read more

May 24 2011
05/24/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal states that deputies were dispatched to Dautrive Hospital on May 23, 2010 at approximately 2:00 p.m. where a female victim, age 18, was being treated for a gunshot wound to her leg.  Detectives learned that the victim was in an altercation with a Kasey Fran...read more

May 24 2011
05/24/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on May 23, 2011 at approximately 10:00 p.m. the deputies with Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Traffic Division responded to the 3000 block of West Admiral Doyle in reference to a crash. Upon arrival deputies learned that a white pickup truck was h...read more

May 19 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises the fourth suspect in the attempted homicide of a police officer has been arrested.  Skyland Washington (DOB 01-26-1988 of 1039 Harrison Street, New Iberia) was located by the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations detectives and arrested at ap...read more

May 17 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on May 16, 2011 at approximately 4:18 p.m. Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Narcotics Agents attempted to perform a traffic stop on a vehicle that was travelling on Bayard Street in the City of New Iberia.  The suspect vehicle refus...read more

May 16 2011
05/14/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal States that on Saturday, May 14, 2011 at approximately 1:41 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to East Pershing St. in the city of New Iberia in reference to individuals brandishing handguns.  As deputies arrived at East...read more

May 11 2011
05/11/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal states after an investigation was conducted by the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigation's Division, Hope Boutte (DOB 03/26/1982 of 1302 Adrian Street New Iberia) was arrested and charged with indecent behavior with a juvenile.  Boutte ...read more

May 10 2011
05/10/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on May 5, 2011 deputies were dispatched to the 3000 Block of Loureville Road in reference to a disturbance.  Once deputies arrived they learned that Victor V. Huckaby (DOB 06-09-1984) caused a disturbance by breaking a window of a residence an...read more

May 09 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise that the citizens of Iberia Parish should take precaution concerning water levels near the Lake Fausse Pointe and Lake Dauterive area due the potential opening the Morganza floodgates   According to information received, water levels there are...read more

May 09 2011
On May 6, 2011 deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a call of a shooting that occurred at Jefferson Island Road and Grand Prairie Road. Deputies learned that Tige Riley attempted to stop his wife and another male as they were driving in a vehicle while Tige followed be...read more

May 06 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on May 5, 2011 agents of the Iberia parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Narcotics Division had conducted an ongoing investigation which resulted in the issuance of a search warrant for the residence at 1201 Oil Center Drive Apartment 2.  Upon a...read more

May 06 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises his search for the missing person lost at sea is still ongoing.  The agencies have searched approximately a 7,000 square mile area for over a week.  The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office has had assistance from numerous agencies including local, state and fed...read more

May 05 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on May 3, 2011 the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Directed Patrol Unit arrested Josh Broussard (DOB 05-31-1985 of 924 E. Main Street New Iberia) for theft, criminal trespass and child abandonment.  Directed Patrol Units were conducting surveillance at a Sug...read more

May 04 2011
On May 3, 2011 shortly after 7 p.m. Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office apprehended the third suspect involved in the homicide which occurred at the 400 Block of Center Saturday, April 30th.  Jawayne Sweat (DOB 09/14/1990 of Adrian Street New Iberia) was located without inc...read more

May 03 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that investigators with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Division made a second arrest in reference to a homicide. The homicide took place on Saturday April 30, 2011 in the 400 block of Center Street. Eric Chevalier (B/M 11-15-1986) was ...read more

May 02 2011
05/01/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal says that on April 30, 2011 at approximately 3:50 p.m. deputies responded to a shooting at the 400 Block of Center Street.  Deputies learned that a white male age 24 had suffered from a gunshot wound and was transported to a local hospital where he died s...read more

May 02 2011
04/29/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on April 28, 2011 at approximately 10:26 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office Directed Patrol Unit issued citations to 26 individuals who were trespassing on private property.  The property was located off of Bacon Rd in Iberia Parish. ...read more

April 28 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on April 28, 2011 agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division arrested two suspects believed to be involved in the sale of illegal narcotics and dog fighting. Hamilton Green and his wife Jacqueline Green were arrested and charged with the followi...read more

April 25 2011
04/25/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on April 13, 2011 at approximately 8:48 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the 300 Block of Willow Wood Drive in reference to a disturbance.  Upon arrival deputies spoke to a witness who advised that she o...read more

April 21 2011
04/21/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal states that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Directed Patrol unit arrested four suspects involved in five vehicle burglaries and one residential burglary.  The suspects are as follows: Jack Hill DOB 08-16-1993 5 counts of simple burglary 2 counts o...read more

April 20 2011
04/20/2010 Sheriff Louis Ackal advises the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division seized approximately $159,000 in cash, over four pounds of marijuana, 281 grams of powder cocaine and controlled prescription medication. The total value of the narcotics confiscated is estimated to h...read more

April 12 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on April 7th 2011 at approximately 10:50 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office  Directed Patrol Unit was conducting surveillance in the area of L. Doubois rd and C. L. Smith road. A white male suspect was noticed walking through the properti...read more

April 01 2011
04/01/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 30, 2011 at approximately 11:20 p.m. Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Directed Patrol Unit arrested Casey Aucoin for criminal trespass.  Deputies were patrolling the area of the 100 Block of Main Street, Loreauville when they observed a ...read more

March 31 2011
03/30/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that on March 29, 2011 shortly after midnight, the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a report of a 7 week old child suffering from an injury to the right side of the child's head. The child had to been flown to a hospital in New Orleans after he ...read more

March 29 2011
03/28/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal advises that four arrests and one warrant being issued as a result of a home invasion complaint made on March 13, 2011.  The home invasion occurred on the 400 block of Robertson Street.  Deputies learned that five males kicked in the victim's door. T...read more

March 28 2011
Missing Endangered Runaway Juvenile Deshante Robinson black female - light skin 7/10/95 15yoa 5' 6" 160-170 lbs last seen wearing blue jeans and purple shirt had braided hair at time of disappearance but believed to be straight now Missing Endangered Baby Jason Joseph blac...read more

March 28 2011
On March 24, 2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal advises the suspect in the kidnapping and robbery that took place in New Iberia on the 23rd has been identified and arrested.   Brian Segura (09-25-1981 of 5315 Norris Road New Iberia) was identified by Iberia Parish Sheriff's Detectiv...read more

March 25 2011
On March 24, 2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal advises the suspect in the kidnapping and robbery that took place in New Iberia on the 23rd has been identified and arrested.   Brian Segura (09-25-1981 of 5315 Norris Road New Iberia) was identified by Iberia Parish Sheriff's Detectiv...read more

March 24 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on March 23, 2011 at approximately 12:50 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of a robbery and kidnapping of a female and her 3 year old child.  Detectives learned that the victim was in a local medical center parking lot and as the vic...read more

March 14 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on March 13, 2011 at approximately 2:30 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a hit and run incident near the intersection of Anderson Street and Sis Steet.  Joseph Wiltz DOB 03/22/1963 of 421 W. Pershing was charged with the ...read more

March 11 2011
03/11/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on March 8, 2011 Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office detectives and IMPACT unit arrested two suspect believed to be responsible for vehicle burglaries in   Iberia Parish.  Jacob Landry (07/15/1992 of 1626 Duhon Rd, Duson, LA, charged with...read more

March 03 2011
03/03/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal states that the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office has issued a warrant for a person suspected in stealing over $10,000 worth of metal and electric motors.  The items were reported stolen from Cajun Sugar Co-op. at 2711 North side Rd., New Iberia on February 25...read more

March 03 2011
03/03/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on March 2, 2011 the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division conducted an undercover prostitution investigation.  Three arrests were initially made in the operation.  The three arrested are as follows: Allen Peterson, 09/02/197...read more

March 02 2011
03/02/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on March 1, 2011 the directed patrol unit arrested a fifth suspect on a warrant, Adam Guilberteau DOB 12/29/1992, for the business burglary of Mid South Boats on U.S. Hwy. 90 which occurred on February 3rd, 2011.   Guilberteau wa...read more

March 01 2011
03/01/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 28, 2011 Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Agents arrested Richard Coons (DOB 07/21/1987 of 4005 Mcanally Rd. New Iberia).  Richard Coons was a Deputy assigned to the Iberia Parish Jail.  He was charged with possession of...read more

February 28 2011
02/28/2011 Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 27, 2011 at approximately 7:00 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a home invasion on the 500 block of Daigre St.  Upon the deputy's arrival, they spoke to a female victim, age 25.  The female stated she ...read more

February 22 2011
02/21/2010 Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 18th, Detectives arrested Charles Joseph III (01/22/1988 525 Bank Street, New Iberia) for attempted first degree murder; Joseph is the third suspect believed to be involved with the home invasion on the 500 Block of Bank Stre...read more

February 18 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 17, Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office made a second arrest for the home invasion that occurred on the 500 Block of Bank Street.  Sajavious Robertson was arrested in the late hours on the 17th of Feburary.  Robert...read more

February 17 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 11, 2011 at approximately 4:00 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office directed patrol arrested three suspects, Taylor Delhaoussaye (age 19) and two other suspects both age 17 for illegal possession of stolen items.  Deputies bel...read more

February 17 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states on February 17, 2011 at approximately 9:00 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a report of a shooting at the 500 Block of Bank Street in New Iberia.  As deputies arrived, they learned that a male victim had suffered a gunshot wound to the chest.&nbs...read more

February 17 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office, with assistance of the Jeanerette City Marshals Office, apprehended Michael Maxie (DOB 10/06/1990) in connection with the incident at the 500 Block of Bank Street.  Detectives believe Maxie is one of the s...read more

February 14 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 10, 2011 narcotics agents and IMPACT unit with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office conducted two separate narcotics investigations. These investigations resulted in a total of four arrests and confiscated marijuana, drug paraphernalia and weapons. T...read more

February 14 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 8, 2011 one suspect was arrested and another sought for the burglaries of several businesses in Iberia Parish.  Jessie Bourque (age 24) was arrested for disturbing the peace in Iberia Parish.  Through further investigation, deputies disco...read more

February 14 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 11, 2011 at approximately 4:00 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office directed patrol arrested three suspects, Taylor Delhaoussaye (age 19) and two other suspects both age 17 for illegal possession of stolen items.  Deputies bel...read more

February 09 2011
On February 8, 2010 late evening, Sheriff Louis Ackal states several individuals were arrested for underage drinking at a local bar.  Sheriff Ackal had narcotics agents and his Impact unit investigate Jersey's Sports bar. This is after the Sheriff's Office received complaints of alcohol...read more

February 08 2011
Pedestrian Struck By Vehicle Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 7, 2011 at approximately 4:16 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 900 block of Bank Street in reference to a 13 year old male being struck by a passing vehicle.  According to d...read more

February 03 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on February 2, 2011 at approximately 2:40 p.m. Deputies with Iberia Parish Sheriff's, working in conjunction with the U.S. Marshals Violent Offender's Task Force, Lafayette City Marshals, Lafayette City Police, and Louisiana Probation and Parole, arrested Kenn...read more

January 26 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on January 25, Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested one individual they believe to be responsible for burglarizing mobile home dealers along Highway 90 in Iberia Parish.  Detectives also think the suspect is linked to other dealer bur...read more

January 24 2011
On January 21,2010 at approximately 3:45 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of a possible shooting at the 8000 Block of General Middleton, New Iberia.  Upon arrival deputies learned that Gary Smith Jr. had shot at his son after an argument had occurred between the t...read more

January 24 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on January 24, 2011 agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office narcotics division executed a search warrant at 716 Mississippi St. Upon searching the residence agents located 1 ounce of suspected cocaine and $3896 in United States Currency.  Agents ar...read more

January 21 2011
On January 21, 2011 at approximately 2:00 a.m. Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office issued a warrant for Dentrell Rankin (Black Male DOB 06/21/1992) for attempted first degree murder.  Rankin is believed to be responsible for the shooting of a 51 year old male on the 600 ...read more

January 21 2011
Missing Juvenile Deshante Robinson (Age 15, Black Female) left her residence in New Iberia on Christmas Day with her 11-month-old son. Her family advised they believe she may be in the Anderson Street area of New Iberia. She was last seen wearing blue jeans and a purple shirt.&n...read more

January 20 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on January 19, 2011 agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's office narcotics division conducted a narcotics operation at 705 Hebert St. New Iberia.  During the course of this investigation agents located approximately 1000 grams of marijuana packaged for ...read more

January 13 2011
The missing Juvenile, Brittany Papillion, was located and safely returned to her family by Juvenile Detectives today at approximately 02:00 p.m. ...read more

January 13 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to announce the completion of the security fence surrounding the Iberia Parish Jail.  Sheriff Ackal states the fence will greatly aid, not only in preventing in attempted escapes from the jail, but it will deter individuals from placing contraband inside...read more

January 12 2011
Iberia Parish Sheriff Detectives recover stolen items from local pawn shops and a residence, One arrest made. Details to follow. View Recovered Stolen Items ...read more

January 12 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal stated that on January 11, 2011 Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received information as to the location of possible stolen items. Later, Detectives arrived at the 300 block of Weldon Street and located a stolen 32" television and a 14" metal &...read more

January 12 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal States that on January 11, 2011 the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a report from the United States Coast Guard that a boat and its passenger was in need of rescue. The Coast Guard stated a 34' Sailboat went missing on January 3rd, after a severe stor...read more

January 07 2011
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received information that the Louisiana Department of Health has added the chemicals contained in products being marked as "bath salts" and imitation "plant food" as a Controlled Dangerous Substance. These chemicals are being sold...read more

January 07 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal stated that on January 6, 2011 at approximately 7:30 p.m. a deputy with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office was patrolling the area near 900 E. Admiral Doyle when he was made aware of an attempted kidnapping.  The deputy was advised of the attempted kidnapping by  ...read more

January 06 2011
D.A.R.E Fall Graduations 2010-2011 01/07/2011 - 1:30 p.m. Pesson Elementary 01/11/2011 - 1:30 p.m. Magnolia Elementary 01/12/2011 - 1:30 p.m. Hopkins Elementary 01/13/2011 - 1:30 p.m. Catholic High 01/14/2011 - 1:30 p.m. Loreauville Elementary 01/18/2011 - 1:30 p.m. Center St. Elemen...read more

January 05 2011
Sheriff Ackal stated than on January 3, 2011 Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics agents, with the assistance of the United States Marshal’s Fugitive Task Force, arrested Kenrard Broussard (DOB 08/27/1976 of 307 Titan Drive, Lafayette) and Chiffonia Jackson (DOB 05/18/1974 of 307 Titan Dri...read more

January 04 2011
Sheriff Louis Ackal stated that on January 3, 2010 at approximately 11:21 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an attempted burglary of an inhabited dwelling.  The incident occurred at the 1000 block of E. Pershing St. when a male suspect kicked in the doorway of ...read more

December 28 2010
Louis Ackal proudly announces the newest tool to fight crime in Iberia Parish. This section will be known as the I.M.P.A.C.T. (Increased Man Power Addressing Crime Trends) Unit. This section was specifically designed by Sheriff Ackal to target high crime areas throughout Iberia Parish. ...read more

December 24 2010
Laquandrick Archangel has been missing since November 14, 2010. He was last seen wearing green polo shirt, blue jeans, and white shoes. Laquandrick is very "street smart". Laquandrick does have a warrant for missing court on November 16, 2010. Possible locations of his whereabouts ar...read more

December 15 2010
12/15/2010 Sheriff Louis Ackal stated that on Tuesday December 14, 2010 at approximately 1:03 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the 500 block of Copper St. in reference to an armed robbery.  According to the victims three black males forced their way i...read more

December 14 2010
Sheriff Louis Ackal stated that on December 13, 2010 at approximately 9:00 a.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office received a report of a missing person.  It was reported to the Sheriff's Office that Dr. Robert Chastant (DOB 12/23/1950 Height 5'11'' Weight 195) was due to report to his ...read more

December 13 2010
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to advise the public on how to avoid becoming targets of opportunity from would-be purse snatchers.   Sheriff Ackal states when women are shopping, to avoid placing their purses in a shopping cart.  Although, you may be near the cart, perpetrator...read more

December 13 2010

D.A.R.E Fall Graduations 2010-2011

01/07/2011 - 1:30 p.m. Pesson Elementary

01/11/2011 - 1:30 p.m. Magnolia Elementary

01/12/2011 - 1:30 p.m. Hopkins Elementary

01/13/2011 - 1:30 p.m. Catholic High

01/14/2011 - 1:30 p.m. Loreauville...read more

December 09 2010
12/09/2010 Sheriff Louis Ackal stated that on December 9, 2010 at approximately 1:40 a.m. Deputies arrested Tony Sengphachanh, DOB 08/23/1989 of 8707 General Middleton, Youngsville, for possession with intent to distribute schedule 1 narcotics (marijuana).  Deputies observed the suspect...read more

December 08 2010
Sgt. Paul Venable received an award from the S.N.A.P. Organization ( Safety Net For Abused Parsons) for his outstanding efforts dealing with domestic abuse calls Sgt. Venable received the award on December 4th at an event held by at the New Iberia City park Cyre Gates Community Center. S...read more

December 04 2010
On December 3, at approximately 8:53 pm Michael Augustine was captured by the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office. Agustine's family assisted in his capture.
Augustine was booked into the Iberia Parish Jail shortly after without incident. ...read more

December 03 2010
At approximatley 10:03 a.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office recieved a call of an inmate on work detail walking off of a job site. Deputies are in the area of Fulton St. attempting to locate the inmate. The Sheriff Louis Ackal asks if anyone has informatin to Augustine's location to call the Ibe...read more

November 30 2010
Sheriff Louis Ackal advised that on 11/30/2010 at approximately 05:30 a.m. deputies were dispatched to a local hospital in reference to a person having been shot.  Upon arrival, deputies spoke to the victim (Male, Age 38) who stated that he had been shot in the back while driving on Frenc...read more

November 29 2010
Sheriff Louis Ackal would like to invite members of the media to attend a boat christening in the city of Delcambre on December 4, 2010 at approximately 04:00 p.m.  The ceremony will precede the Delcambre Christmas boat parade. It will take place near the boat landing on the Delcambre C...read more

November 29 2010
Sheriff Louis Ackal states that on November 25, 2010 two suspects were arrested for attempting to steal vehicles from a local car dealership. The arrests were made during an investigation conducted by the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office Directed Patrol Division, Bureau of Investigations and...read more

November 28 2010
Sheriff Louis Ackal stated that on November 28, 2010 at approximately 09:30 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a home invasion complaint at the 6000 Block of Gaspard Road, New Iberia. Upon Deputies arrival, they spoke to the male victim age 37.  The 3...read more

November 23 2010
On November 23, 2010 at approximatley 09:30 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office Bureau of Detectives recoverd numerous items that were stolen from a residence at the 200 block of St. John St. New Iberia.  The initial report was called into the Sheriff's Office on Saturday the ...read more

November 20 2010
Sheriff Louis Ackal stated that on November 20, 2010 at approximately 09:06 p.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a burglary call.  The incident occurred at the 5000 block of Elizabeth Plessala Lane.  Upon the deputy's arrival, they spoke to the victim ...read more

November 17 2010
Sheriff Louis Ackal stated that on November 16, 2010 at approximately 10:41 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of a possible burglary in progress at 805 S. Lewis Street (Bayou State Pawn) in the city limits of New Iberia. Deputies then arrived in the area and located the...read more

November 11 2010
The charges for the three suspects arrested on 3606 L. Theriot Road Lot 2 where the methamphetamine lab was located are as follows: Ashley Edwards - Possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, operation of a clandestine lab, possession of  a controlled dangerous substance in...read more

November 10 2010
Sheriff Louis Ackal said: On November 9, 2010 at approximately 08:00 p.m. narcotics agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were able to locate a functional Methamphetamine lab in Iberia Parish.   Narcotics agents acted on a tip advising that a methamphetamine lab was located...read more

November 10 2010
On November 10, 2010 at approximately 04:15 p.m. narcotics agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office acted on a tip received on a methamphetamine lab at 3606 L. Theriot Road Lot 2 in Iberia Parish.  Once inside the residence agents located a working methamphetamine lab along with t...read more

November 09 2010
On 11/09/2010 Sheriff Louis Ackal stated that on Tuesday, November 8, 2010 at approximately 09:58 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to the intersection of Hwy 90 and Highway 85 in reference to a theft. Upon the deputy's arrival, it was learned that approximatel...read more

November 08 2010
On 11/08/2010 Sheriff Louis Ackal stated that on November 7, 2010 at approximately 09:26 p.m. a deputy arrested an individual for starting a small fire in front of a local business.  The deputy was patrolling on the 900 block of East Dale Street when he observed a small fire burning in...read more

November 05 2010
On November 2, 2010 at approximately 07:41 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a trespassing complaint at 1418 Gulf Blvd. (Port Electric) in Iberia Parish. Upon Deputies arrival, deputies made contact with a person standing at the front gate of the business.&n...read more

November 04 2010
On November 3, 2010 at approximately 06:00 p.m. Sheriff Louis Ackal advised agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Criminal Patrol section conducted a traffic stop on Hwy 90.  According to the agents, a search of the vehicle resulted in the location of 1014 units of various cont...read more

November 01 2010
On October 28, 2010, Juvenile Detectives with the Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations concluded an investigation concerning the possession of pornography involving juveniles. Investigators gained knowledge that David Allen Sonnier Jr.( DOB:01-07-1979 305 Doll Street Jeanere...read more

November 01 2010
On October 28, 2010, investigators assigned to the Directed Patrol Unit with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations Division arrested Steven Kyle Broussard (DOB: 07-30-1976 3440 Woodlawn Maurice, La 70555) in reference to an outstanding warrant for felony theft and cri...read more

October 28 2010
On October 26, 2010 at approximately 5:00pm Juvenile Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office Bureau of Investigations and Patrol Deputies responded to the area of Lombard Street and West End Drive in reference to a complaint concerning a young child walking in the area alone. Upon ...read more

October 28 2010
Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office Juvenile Detectives with the Bureau of Investigations Division who are members of the Internet Crime Against Children Task Force recently concluded an investigation concerning the possession of child pornography in Iberia Parish. Investigators successfully linke...read more

October 27 2010
On October 24, 2010 at approximately 1:00pm Deputies assigned to the Directed Patrol Unit with the Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office initiated an investigation concerning the theft of farm equipment. Two radiators valued over $1, 200.00 were stolen from two farmers off Germany Road in the Loreau...read more

October 23 2010
On October 23, 2010 at approximately 1:00pm Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office located missing juvenile Dillon Reeves. Your assistance with the matter is greatly appreciated. ...read more

October 22 2010
The Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office is looking for a missing juvenile. Dillon Reeves, white male, 16 years of age,5 Feet 6 inches, approximately 160lbs, brown hair, and green eyes. Dillon reeves was last seen on October 17, 2010 in the area of Weeks Street in New Iberia. Dillon was last seen wearing...read more

October 18 2010
On October 15, 2010 at approximately 3:30pm Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office Bureau of Investigations responded to a local hospital in reference to a complaint concerning a rape. Upon arrival Detectives spoke with the victim who stated that she woke up in an apartment on Adr...read more

October 15 2010
On 10/14/2010 at approximately 12:30 a.m. a deputy with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office observed a vehicle traveling East bound on Pershing St. in the wrong lane of travel. The deputy performed a traffic stop on the vehicle at Ann Street just south of Twenty Arpent Road.  The Deputy ...read more

October 04 2010
On October 4, 2010 at approximately 12:05 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to 421 Fontelieu Dr (Pantry Food Mart) in reference to an armed robbery.  Deputies obtained information that a male approximately 6 feet tall entered the business and demanded...read more

September 30 2010
On September 29, 2010 at approximately 10:00 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division executed a search warrant for the location of illegal narcotics at the address of 709 China St. in the city of New Iberia.  After searching the residence the agents located several di...read more

September 30 2010
On September 27, 2010 at approximately 06:05 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office narcotics division arrested Brett Hebert and Jamie Hebert, who are husband and wife, at the address of 6907 Brock Drive, New Iberia.  As a result of an investigation, agents purchased marijuana form bot...read more

September 30 2010
On September 29, 2010 at approximately 08:47 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a disturbance at the 100 block of Monterey St.  Upon arrival deputies determined that a Nai Brent(DOB 10/10/1991)struck another female (age 26).  During the course of the...read more

September 30 2010
On September 25, 2010 the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division participated in the DEA'S nationwide prescription drug program.  The purpose of the event was for citizens to be able to have a means to dispose of their unused, unwanted and expired medication.  Agents con...read more

September 28 2010
On September 27, 2010 at approximately 03:54 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office was called out to a purse snatching at the corner of West Saint Peter St. and Jefferson St.  Upon arrival deputies spoke to the victim, a 72 year old female. The victim advised she was attempting to ent...read more

September 27 2010
On September 25, 2010 the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of a missing person.  Casey Floris (DOB 07/22/1974 and a resident of New Iberia) was last seen at her residence by her husband at approximately 01:30 a.m. Mrs. Floris gave no reason for leaving the residence and ne...read more

September 25 2010
On Saturday, September 25, 2010, Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office made a fourth arrest in the homicide which occurred on Thursday at 509 St. Mary St. Davian Batiste (DOB 07/03/1979 1418 Dehart St. New Iberia) was arrested and charged with principal to first degree murder. Dehart ...read more

September 24 2010
On Friday, September 24, 2010 Sheriff Ackal stated detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Craig Gilliams (DOB 08/01/1992) for the robbery and murder committed at 509 St. Mary St. New Iberia, LA.  The incident occurred the previous night at approximately 09:30 p....read more

September 24 2010
On September 24, 2010 Sheriff Louis Ackal states a second arrest was made by detectives on the previous nights homicide. Steven Bell (04/15/1991) of New Iberia was arrested in the city of New Iberia. Bell is being charged with first degree murder and is being booked into the Iberia Parish Jail. ...read more

September 24 2010
On September 24, at approximately 03:00 p.m. Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office made a third arrest in the homicide which occurred the day before at 509 St. Mary St. Anthony Daye (DOB 08/28/1980) was charged with first degree murder for his involvement in the murder. So far three...read more

September 23 2010
On September 23, at approximately 09:30 the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of an armed robbery at 509 St. Mary St. New Iberia.   Upon deputies arrival they learned that four black males wearing masks entered the barber shop and robbed the customers inside.  A b...read more

September 22 2010
On Tuesday September 21, 2010 at approximately 1346 hours Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a local hospital in reference to a complaint concerning a juvenile with severe burns covering it's body. Detectives with the Bureau of Investigation arrived at the scene an...read more

September 21 2010
On September 19, 2010 at approximately 09:20 p.m. on the 1800 block of Castillo Road the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a complaint of a home invasion.  Upon deputies arrival they spoke to the victim, a 77 year old male, who advised two males wearing masks had forced thei...read more

September 20 2010
Sheriff Louis Ackal stated over the past several months' agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office narcotics division have investigated numerous complaints of illegal narcotic activity in local nightclubs.  Agents were conducting surveillance on a local bar on the night of Septembe...read more

September 14 2010
On September 12, 2010 at approximately 09:00 p.m. a security officer with Dautrieve Hospital contacted Iberia Parish 911 center to report a vehicle burglary in progress.  Upon the deputy’s arrival, they were able to locate three male suspects in possession of burglary tools and gloves.&...read more

September 13 2010
Sheriff Louis Ackal says "A four month long burglary investigation resulted in four arrests and an estimated $44,000 in recovered property."  The total value of all the property stolen by the four suspects is estimated to be approximately $98,000.  The burglaries began ne...read more

September 10 2010
On September 09, 2010 at approximately 03:09 p.m. Sheriff Louis Ackal stated Deputies were dispatched to 1801 Center Street New Iberia in reference to an armed robbery.  Once Deputies arrived on scene, they spoke to a cashier who stated a white male approximately 6 feet 3 inches tall we...read more

September 08 2010
On September 8, 2010 at approximately 08:17 p.m. Sheriff Louis Ackal stated Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to 503 Hwy 90 E. (Southland Inn) in reference to a disturbance.  Upon arrival, Deputies spoke to John Jones who advised he was struck twice on his...read more

September 01 2010
On August 31, 2010 the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office narcotics division, acting on confidential information, executed a search warrant at 1640 Bradley Lane.  Upon executing the search warrant, agents located a fully functional methamphetamine laboratory.  Agents took Barry Montana...read more

August 31 2010
On August 30, 2010 at approximately 11:54 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to Thrifty Way Pharmacy at 805 Center St. in the city limits of New Iberia.  There, witness reported a tan Toyota truck had smashed through the front glass of a pharmacy. Witnesses ...read more

August 27 2010
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Directed Patrol Unit responded to a report of a suspect driving a silver Cadillac attempting to steal fuel from fuel storage tanks at  the Squirrel Run maintenance department. No suspect was locatedat that time.  However, the Directed Patrol Unit re...read more

August 23 2010
On August 19th 2010 at approximately 10:15 pm Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division served a search warrant at the residence of 527 Silver Street located in New Iberia Louisiana. The execution of the search warrant was the end to a month long investigatio...read more

August 19 2010
On August 18, 2010 Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested Jawyne Keiwane Sweat for attempted armed robbery.  Sweat was wanted for the attempted robbery that occurred on August 14, 2010.  The details of the incident are as follows.  The victim was standing in...read more

August 16 2010
07/16/2010, The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office would like to remind motorists in Iberia Parish that schools are opening and to watch for school buses and children at bus stops.  Sheriff Ackal has deputies monitoring school zones for traffic violators; therefore, motorist should also be ...read more

August 13 2010
On August 13, 2010 at approximately 07:24 p.m. two individuals involved in an altercation resulted in one being stabbed in the chest and transported to a local hospital and the other charged with attempted second degree murder. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched...read more

August 11 2010
On August 10, 2010 at approximately 8:45pm Iberia Parish Sheriff Office Deputies responded to the 2500 block of Snapper Road in reference to a complaint concerning a domestic disturbance. Upon arrival deputies spoke to the victim (age 44) who claimed her husband placed her hands around her...read more

August 11 2010
On August 11, 2010 at approximately 10:55 p.m. the directed patrol unit with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a report of ATV's damaging a soybean field in Iberia Parish.  Deputies responded and observed a portion of the crop damaged beyond harvesting.  Deputies conduc...read more

August 05 2010
On August 4, 2010 at approximately 06:45 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office was dispatched to the 800 block of Agnes St. in reference to an individual firing a weapon.  Upon arrival, deputies attempted to make contact with the suspect, who then went into his residence at 819 Agnes.&n...read more

August 03 2010
On July 27, 2010 the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigations was notified of a theft of oil field equipment at Axxis Drilling in New Iberia.  Detectives learned that approximately $394,000 of oil and gas equipment was stolen from the Axxis Drilling yard between the dates...read more

July 29 2010
At approximately 09:42 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office was dispatched to the 700 block of West Avenue in reference to a domestic disturbance. Upon arrival, deputies spoke to the victim (28 year old female) who stated her ex-husband of two years, Roger Harrison, (age 33) came to her ...read more

July 29 2010
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office arrested a sex offender for being out of compliance of his sex offender conditions.  Initially the Louisiana State Police arrested Melvin Tyrone Carrier on 7/4/10 for Careless Operation, Driving under Suspension and DWI third Offense in Iberia Parish.&...read more

July 29 2010
On July 29, at approximately 09:45 Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies, acting on an anonymous tip, located Paul Stanley Collins Sr., who was wanted for the murder of his estranged wife on July 6, 2010 in St. Martinville, and the vehicle he was driving on Rogers Street. Deputies attempted to...read more

July 22 2010
At approximately 12:48 a.m. deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office directed patrol unit arrested Jabrison Kinchen, age 17 of New Iberia, for criminal trespass. Deputies responded to a call on the 200 block of Monterey St. where a suspicious person was attempting to open parked veh...read more

July 21 2010
On July 17, 2010, at approximately 12:25 a.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a report of a Lori Boudreaux had been missing since 06:30 a.m. the previous morning. The Sheriff's Office was advised that Lori was last seen in the parking lot of Spanish Lake apartments on Darby Lane ...read more

July 15 2010
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office made 24 arrests during the course of the search for the armed robbers responsible for several home invasions in the city of New Iberia and Iberia Parish.  Agencies assisting in the search were the FBI Safe Streets Gang Task Force, U S Marshal's Fugitiv...read more

July 14 2010
Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery call at 924 E. Admiral Doyle (Inn of Iberia). Upon arrival, deputies spoke to a male victim, age 43.  The victim advised he and his 22 year old son were robbed by three black males in the parking near his veh...read more

July 14 2010
At approximately 11:41, Deputies responded to the 200 block of Wayne St. in reference to a home invasion.  Upon arrival deputies spoke to tow victims who advised four black males kicked in the front door to their apartment and were all armed with fire arms.  After entering the apar...read more

July 13 2010
At approximately 02:12 a.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a home invasion on the 600 block of Yvonne St. in the city of New Iberia.  Once deputies arrived they initially spoke to one six victims who were in the residence.  The victim stated three black males kicke...read more

July 13 2010
At approximately 10:48 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office was dispatched to an armed robbery at a Dollar Tree Store.  Two store clerks stated they were approached by two black males between the ages of 17 and 22.  They described the first suspect was wearing a black T-shirt ...read more

July 13 2010
At approximately 12:30 p.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting at the 1300 block of Dillard St. in the Parish of Iberia.  Once deputies arrived they learned that Melissa Ash (36) had shot her husband during a physical altercation between the two.  The suspec...read more

July 08 2010
At 2am suspect Vann Cahanin was located trespassing at a residence on Belle Place Olivier road by Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Directed Patrol Units. During the investigation, stolen outdoor public address type speakers were located in his vehicle.  A search was conducted of Cahanin's...read more

July 07 2010
At 01:37 a.m., an Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office off duty deputy noticed a suspicious person walking on Magnolia St. attempting to gain entry into parked vehicles. The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Directed Patrol Unit responded to the call. Sidney Wesley (DOB 05/06/1967) was detained. Two ...read more

June 30 2010
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's narcotics division executed a search warrant at the 500 block of St. Peter St. Jeanerette, LA.  The search warrant yielded 10 grams of "crack" cocaine, 7 grams of marijuana, 100 ecstasy tablets, and 61 lortab pills. Agents also seized two vehicles o...read more

June 21 2010
Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were able to locate suspect Jacob Francisco on the 1600 block of St. Joseph Street. Francisco was wanted for a shooting which occurred on the first of June and an armed robbery which occurred on the third of June. Deputies acting on a tip we...read more

June 20 2010
At approximately 08:10 p.m. on June 20, 2010 the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of a vehicle crash on the 1300 Block of West Admiral Doyle.  Deputies learned that a 23 year old male driver driving a Nissan 350ZX was headed east bound and crossed the median.  The Nis...read more

June 19 2010
At approximately 12:31 a.m. the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a report of a one vehicle crash at the intersection of Darnell Road and Weeks Island Road in the Parish of Iberia. A single vehicle headed south on Darnell Road left the roadway and crashed into a Granite sign at the Ly...read more

June 18 2010
At approximately 04:45 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the 500 Block of Henshaw Alley in reference to a shooting.  Upon arrival, Deputies spoke to a male victim (Age 32) who sustained two gunshot wounds to his lower leg.  The victim was leav...read more

June 16 2010
At approximately 10:15 p.m. Deputies responded to a theft complaint at 500 Lee St. (Lee St. Elementary School). The school is abandoned at this time. The initial call came in as possible fire at the school due to witnesses observing smoke coming from the area.  After further investigati...read more

June 11 2010
At approximately 10:22 p.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a domestic disturbance on the 1300 block of Twenty Arpent Road.  Upon arrival, Deputies spoke to the female victim, Age 30, who advised her boyfriend, Alton Brown choked her. The victim advised ...read more

June 10 2010
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office investigated an armed robbery that occurred on Elizabeth St. in the city of New Iberia.  According to the victim, as he was playing dice, he was approached by four black males wearing masks and armed with handguns.  The victim stated one of the su...read more

May 24 2010
Narcotics Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office conducted a narcotics investigation within the city limits of New Iberia.  As a result of this investigation, Agents recovered approximately 311 grams of powder cocaine and a digital scale.  Agents arrested Kenrarad Broussard a...read more

May 18 2010
At approximately 12:18 a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the 400 Block of Fontelieu Dr. in reference to an armed robbery.  Once Deputies arrived on Fontelieu, they were flagged down by the victim stating he and his roommate had just been robbed.&nb...read more

May 18 2010
At approximately 6:00 p.m. an attempted armed robbery occurred at the Pop-N-Fuel convenience store on the corner of St. Peter and Center Street.  Deputies were advised a male wearing what appeared to be a ski mask and gloves, allegedly walked to the entrance of the convenience store and...read more

April 16 2010
Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were able to obtain a composite sketch of a suspect in the recent burglaries around the Patoutville and Lydia area.  One of the suspects appears to be between 40 and 50 years old, black male. Witnesses have seen multiple vehicles p...read more

April 12 2010
At approximately 09:10 pm The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office received a call of a shooting at D & k Grocery at the corner of Twenty Arpent and Ann Street.  Once Deputies arrived they observed a male victim who had sustained multiple gunshot wounds.  The victim was transported by...read more

April 10 2010
Leroy Davis age 44 was arrested for attempted 2nd Degree Murder and domestic abuse battery.  At approximately 04:30 hrs a.m. Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the 900 Block of Mississippi St.  Upon arrival, Deputies observed a female victim, age 42...read more

April 06 2010
Bret Michael Phillips, Age 18, was arrested for an outstanding warrant for Felony Carnal Knowledge of a Juvenile.  The incident initially reported on March 17th, 2010 on the 500 block of North Main St. Loreauville.  The victim, a 14 year old female was staying at a friend'...read more

March 24 2010
Deputies with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an attempted purse snatching at 1506 Center Street, business of Family Dollar. Deputies were able to apprehend one of the two suspects involved in the incident. A...read more

March 24 2010
Jamal Christopher Johnson was arrested for a warrant issued by the Iberia Parish Sheriff's for two counts of indecent behavior of a Juvenile.  The United States Marshals Service Western District of Louisiana's Fugitive Task Force along with the Franklin City Marshals Office located Johns...read more

March 16 2010
At approximately 11:56 hours the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office was notified of an attempted armed robbery which occurred at 510 W. Admiral Doyle.  The victim, Male age 48, was across from the Penny Wise Convenience store in a parking lot when he stated he was approached by a large grou...read more

March 10 2010
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office responded to an aggravated battery complaint at the 900 block of Hebu Lane, New Iberia. Deputies spoke to the initial caller who advised that a Harrison Jones, her bo...read more

March 03 2010
The Narcotics agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office conducted a search warrant of a residence on the 1000 block of Rene St. Inside the residence agents located narcotics, drug paraphernalia, and material that was intended to be made into a bomb. The investigation started with agen...read more

February 27 2010
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Detectives received information on vehicle burglaries that were occurring within the city of New Iberia, predominately in the Oak Street and Parkview area. Detectives conducted ...read more

February 21 2010
Detectives with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Sex Offender Unit received information that a convicted registered sex offender from Lafayette Parish was living in Iberia Parish at a residence located at 417 D...read more

February 20 2010
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's office Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at the 11000 block of Gondron Road in the city of Loreauville. After making entry into the residence, agents discovered five grams of crack cocaine, ...read more

February 17 2010
Christopher Sammons III of New Iberia, was arrested for (felony) issuing worthless checks for the amount of $10,000. Sammons attempted to purchase real estate from a New Iberia Business on a closed checking account. Sammons wrote a $10,000 check as a down payment towards the property. The business l...read more

February 11 2010
Deputies arrested Ricco Turner for simple robbery and battery of the infirmed. On January 31, 2009 Deputies with the Iberia parish Sheriff's office responded to a robbery at the 100 block of Rosier St. in the City of New Iberia. The male victim was walking on a side walk when he was approached by tw...read more

February 09 2010
At approximately 11:00 p.m. Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Detectives arrested an individual who was responsible for burglarizing a number of businesses in New Iberia. Chad Gros (male, age 36) was arrested for multiple business burglaries within the city of New Iberia. Gros was iden...read more

January 29 2010
Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division executed a search warrant at the 900 block of West End Drive within the city of New Iberia. Narcotics Agents conducted a search of the residence and were able to locate 9 grams of...read more

January 27 2010
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office K-9 division conducted a traffic stop, which resulted in the confiscation of over 2 pounds of marijuana and two handguns. The traffic stop was initiated on the 4000 Block of LA Hwy 182 West. Harlyn Fontenette (age 24) of New Iberia, was arrested...read more

January 25 2010
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division conducted a traffic stop and was able to confiscate illegal firearms from the suspect vehicle. The vehicle was also equipped with police type strobe dash mounted light, siren, and air horn. The emergency signaling system was ful...read more

January 21 2010
The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Bureau of Investigation's Narcotics Division conducted a two week long street level narcotics operation within the city of Jeanerette. Agents were able to arrest seven individuals on various ch...read more

January 19 2010
At approximately 0713 hours, a 60 year old male pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at the corner of Anderson St. and Myrtis St. in the city of New Iberia. The victim was taken to a local hospital where he later died at approximately 10:26 hours. The Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Traffic Division an...read more

January 14 2010
Agents with the Iberia Parish Sheriffs' Office narcotics division conducted a narcotics operation within the city of New Iberia. As a result of this investigation the following individuals where booked into the Iberia Parish...read more

January 13 2010
Isiah Lively was apprehended in the city of parks by the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office Special Response Team and Bureau of Investigations Unit. Other agencies who assisted in Lively's capture were the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office, Jeanerette City Police, Jeanerette Marshals Office, and the...read more

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