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Downtown Fight Leads to a Stabbing & 3 Arrests

At 12:28 am La Crosse Police were dispatched to 100 South 3rd St. for a fight in progress with one person unconscious in the road and another person stabbed. The investigation revealed that Luke C. Morrissey (8/27/93) and Adam C. Aldrich (11/25/82) were removed from Carlie’s by the bouncers for fighting with people in the […]

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Back to School Safety

As summer comes to a close and schools open their doors for the new school year, the La Crosse Police Department would like to ask that all motorists be more vigilant for people walking and riding bikes to school, including the university areas. Motor vehicles shall yield the right-of-way to a pedestrian that has started […]

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Carjacking leads to an officer involved shooting

Today at 5:10 pm the La Crosse Police were dispatched to Houska Park for a report of a carjacking. The female victim told the responding officer that a male approached her, displayed a handgun and stole her vehicle. The victim was able to get herself and her 3 year old child out of the vehicle […]

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La Crosse Police Investigate Early Morning Shooting

La Crosse Police are currently investigating a shooting that occurred at about 6:55 am this morning. La Crosse Police initially received a call of people breaking into the residence at 417 8th Street South.  The resident reported that 2 or 3 people had broken in and he had shot at the intruders with a pistol but […]

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National Night Out

National Night Out Events in La Crosse Tuesday, August 1st marks the 34th National Night Out and the 20th Annual celebration here in La Crosse! National Night Out (NNO) is an annual event in which Neighborhood Watch groups get together across the nation in the form of local block parties, cookouts, and youth programs. The […]

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Missing Adult

The La Crosse Police Department is looking for the public’s help in looking for an adult who was reported missing. Ryan J. Bruening (date of birth 5-4-1999) was last seen on Sunday, July 23rd around 10 PM at 506 Cass Street in La Crosse. There is no foul play suspected, police would only like to […]

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Celebrate Safely on July 4th

It’s time for Fourth of July celebrations – fireworks, Riverfest, a backyard barbecue, or maybe a trip to the beach. Whatever you may have planned, the La Crosse Police Department would like to encourage everyone to plan for a safe and enjoyable 4th of July celebration.  Keep in mind these two important safety topics for this […]

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REPEAT DRUG DEALER ARRESTED AGAIN

The La Crosse Police Department is disgusted that once again we have arrested yet another repeat offender for dealing narcotics in the La Crosse community. The dealer, Raymond R. Lewis (D.O.B. 02/26/1980) was released from prison on March 9th, 2017.  That’s just 105 days ago!!!  Lewis was in prison because the La Crosse Police Department […]

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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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