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Massive Methamphetamine Bust

One of the largest methamphetamine seizures for the La Crosse Police Department occurred last night with the execution of a search warrant at Candlewood Suites in La Crosse. La Crosse Police Investigators developed information that Sandy Xiong (12/19/1989) of Onalaska was selling large quantities of methamphetamine. Working with the Metropolitan Enforcement Group (MEG), the investigation […]

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Search Warrant Leads to 2 Arrests & Needles (and more Needles):

After a month long investigation La Crosse Police Investigators developed information that Megan McCarthy was selling drugs from 1016 Jackson St. #3. Last night at approximately 9:20 pm La Crosse Police Investigators and the Emergency Response Team executed a search warrant on that residence.  Upon entering the residence Megan McCarthy and Dedrick Portis were taken […]

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Father/Son Team Facilitate Chicago to La Crosse Drug Trade

The father/son team of Larry D. Baldwin (02-18-1970 – father) of La Crosse and Larry A. Baldwin (07-28-1995 – son) of Chicago were arrested on drug charges last night by the La Crosse Police. La Crosse Police Drug Investigators received an anonymous tip that the Baldwin team would be transporting a large quantity of drugs from […]

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Daniel Chamberlain located

With condolences, the La Crosse Police regret to say Daniel Chamberlain 04-02-1990 has been located deceased.  Daniel was located in a wooded area at the base of Miller Bluff.  At this time the investigation into Daniel’s death continues; however, there are no indications of foul play.  La Crosse Police along with the La Crosse County […]

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Missing Person Update

On May 9th 2017, La Crosse Police along with First Responders and Dive Rescue were dispatched to the area of Houska Park for a subject that was in the Mississippi River and calling out for help, according to a witness who was on land.  An extensive search for this individual was conducted over the past […]

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Missing Person

The La Crosse Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating Daniel Chamberlain DOB 4-2-1990.  On May 13th, it was reported to La Crosse Police that Daniel has not been in contact with family and friends for a couple of days and they were concerned for his welfare.  Police located his vehicle, unoccupied […]

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Area Law Enforcement Receive Crisis Intervention Team Training

The Mental Health Coalition of the Greater La Crosse Area, in collaboration with La Crosse County Human Services, the La Crosse Police Department and the La Crosse County Sheriff’s Office are pleased to announce a three-day Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training for law enforcement. The training is designed to educate law enforcement personnel about mental […]

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  The La Crosse Police Department announces application for re-accreditation through the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Accreditation Group (WILEAG). On May 21, 1998 the La Crosse Police Department became one of the first law enforcement agencies in the State of Wisconsin to become accredited by WILEAG.  The La Crosse Police Department was the first law enforcement […]

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4 in Custody After Shooting Over Facebook Feud and Rant

Tonight at 4:43 pm the La Crosse Police were dispatched to 1008 State St. for a report of a shooting.  Information quickly developed that two vehicles sped away from the scene and that Ramon Washington and Devon Yang were the possible suspects.  After responding to the scene police determined that Monica Thompson was the target […]

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La Crosse Police Arrest 2 in Burglary Ring

On April 9th, 2017 at 05:22AM Officers from the La Crosse Police Department were dispatched to the 300 Block of South 22nd Street for an entry in progress complaint.  Officers were advised that a resident in the area had just woken up, and while looking out toward his garage, he observed two flashlights flickering inside […]

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