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LA CROSSE POLICE DEPARTMENT SEEKS STATE RE-ACCREDITATION

  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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LCPD & LCFD Investigate Suspicious Fires

Over the last 6 months the La Crosse Fire Department and La Crosse Police Department have been collaborating to investigate several suspicious fires.  Since October of 2016 there have been 10 fires that have been classified as suspicious and being investigated as possible arsons.  These fires have included several vehicles, a garage and several residences and have […]

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Open Bike Barn Hours and Spring City Auction

Open Bike Barn Hours Beginning this week, citizens that have reported a lost or stolen bicycle have the opportunity to look for their bicycle during open Bike Barn hours.  The Bike Barn (Police Impound Building) is located on Isle la Plume at 1925 Marco Drive in La Crosse. The Bike Barn is open to the public from […]

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ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING ENDS TONGHT IN LA CROSSE

Alternate side/night parking regulations end tonight at midnight, March 31st in the City of La Crosse. Night parking regulations run city-wide from November 1st – April 1st each year. This past winter, 14,950 tickets were issued for violating this parking restriction between November 1st, 2016 and March 30th, 2017, compared to 12,984 for the 2015-2016 […]

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La Crosse Police Explorer Rescues Choking Friend

The La Crosse Police Department is proud to report the lifesaving actions of Police Explorer Ian Brown.  On March 22nd during lunch at Central High School, La Crosse Police Explorer Ian Brown used the first aid training that he received as a Police Explorer to perform the Heimlich maneuver on a fellow student who was […]

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Armed Robbery: One in custody – Police need public’s help locating another.

La Crosse Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a second suspect from an armed robbery. On March 1st La Crosse Police were called to 1426 Liberty St. for a report of an armed robbery.  The victim, Bradley Hayden of Necedah, said that he came to La Crosse with his girlfriend Jessica Harmon.  […]

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La Crosse Police Celebrate Asst. Chief Abraham’s FBI Academy Graduation

The La Crosse Police Department is pleased to announce that on March 17, 2017 Assistant Police Chief Robert Abraham successfully completed the 267th Session of the FBI National Academy.  Asst. Chief Abraham was one of 227 law enforcement executives to graduate on that day from the National Academy.  Asst. Chief Abraham’s classmates included law enforcement […]

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Missing Person-Juvenile

UPDATE March 12, 2017 12:33PM:  Karson was found safe.  We’d like to thank everyone for their assistance getting the word out.   The La Crosse Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a 17 year old male party who is autistic.  Karson R. Hennen (picture attached) was last seen at approximately 9:20PM […]

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Missing Person Update

Today, 03/09/2017, the La Crosse Police Department was notified by the Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Nevada that they had recovered the body of Thomas A. Olsen, DOB: 01/31/1964, from Lake Mead. On 03/07/2017, the Lake Mead National Recreation Area Park Rangers located an abandoned vehicle in the Sunset View Scenic overlook (https://goo.gl/maps/MnyktvBfBC82) within Lake […]

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Missing Person

La Crosse Police Department is looking for the public’s help in locating Thomas A. Olsen (T.O.), co-owner of the Freight House Restaurant in La Crosse, WI. Thomas is described as an Asian male, 5’7, 175 pounds, black hair, brown eyes and is 53 years old.  See the attached photo.  Thomas’ friends and family contacted the […]

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