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UPDATE ERIN BUSHEK-ACTIVE HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION

On June 17th, 2018 the body of Erin Bushek (Somvilai) was recovered from Runge Hollow Lake, located in Vernon County. In the morning hours a fisherman called Law Enforcement upon the discovery. The La Crosse Police Department and Vernon County Sheriff’s Department arrived and proceeded with a homicide investigation. The recovery of Erin and the […]

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Open Bike Barn Hours and Spring City Auction

Open Bike Barn Hours Beginning this evening, 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 […]

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LCPD 2017-18 Night Parking Report

Click to download a printable PDF copy of the 2017-18 Night Parking Report.

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Search Warrant Nets Dangerous Drug

As part of an ongoing drug investigation, La Crosse Police Investigators executed a search warrant last night (03/14/2018) at 2807 South Ave. Investigators had developed information that Fentanyl and heroin were being sold out of this location, as well as other drugs.  The warrant resulted in the seizure of 24 grams of heroin cut with […]

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Burglary Investigation Leads to “One Stop, Drug Shop” and Loaded Hand Gun

An investigation by the La Crosse Police Department into several burglaries led to the arrest of multiple individuals, the recovery of a large quantity of stolen items, a loaded hand gun, seizure of $7450.00 cash and a wide variety of drugs with an estimated street value of $57,000.00. Over the first couple weeks of the […]

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Accident Update

Last night (11-29-17) at 5:38 pm La Crosse Police were dispatched to area of South Ave at 7th St. for a motor vehicle accident.  Police determined a vehicle operated by Travis Brewer of La Crosse was travelling north bound on South Ave approaching 7th St. when he struck a pedestrian (Eric Emerson of La Crosse).  According to […]

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Repeat Offender Arrested for Meth and a Loaded Gun

Yesterday (November 14, 2017) at 2:38PM, Neighborhood Resource Officers observed a vehicle with two persons acting suspicious inside.  Upon a closer look, the Officers recognized the vehicle from a previous incident where they arrested Kong Vang. The Officers could see the passenger slouching down, attempting to not be seen. Neighborhood Resource Officers stopped the vehicle […]

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Busy Gun Weekend for La Crosse Police

The weekends are usually busy for the La Crosse Police; however, the number of incidents involving guns is alarming. This Saturday night, La Crosse Police had a string of calls involving guns. The first was at 9:24 pm, an attempted armed robbery outside of Vick’s Bar at 3749 Mormon Coulee Rd where a suspect pointed […]

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Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween 2017 is just days away, and the La Crosse Police Department would like to remind citizens of some safety tips! “Meet ‘n Treat” occurs on Halloween, October 31st, with recommended hours between 4:00PM – 8:00PM. Motorists •Be on the lookout for “Meet ‘n Treaters” on sidewalks, in medians, at crossings, and in the streets […]

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One in Custody as Part of Home Invasion Robbery

The La Crosse Police have arrested one individual and continue to investigate a home invasion robbery complaint. Police were dispatched to 607 5th Ave South at 1:55 am after several calls to dispatch indicating multiple suspects walked into the residences with shotguns. The suspects demanded money and took property as they left the residence. Officers […]

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