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LCPD Recognizes 2018 Award Recipients

Last evening, May 16th, Chief Ron Tischer and members of the La Crosse Police Awards/Recognition Committee recognized Officers and community members for their extraordinary efforts in law enforcement, community service, and making La Crosse a safer place to live. We are pleased to announce the following individuals who received awards this year: Officer Andrew Adey and […]

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2018 Police Week Events

Each year, law enforcement agencies throughout the United States participate in National Police Week.  As a tribute to fallen officers and their families, President John F. Kennedy proclaimed May 15th as Peace Officers Memorial Day.  The week in which May 15th falls is known as Police Week.  This year, National Police Week will occur May 13th – 19th, […]

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State Police Organization Recognizes La Crosse Officers

Chief Tischer would like to congratulate Officers Andrew Adey and Stephen Hughes, as well as La Crosse County Dispatcher Jason Allen, for being recognized at the Wisconsin Professional Police Association’s (WPPA) 2018 Award Banquet.  These three individuals played a vital role in the safe conclusion of a critical incident this past August. Below is 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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UPDATE: Drug Dealer Awaiting Trial Arrested Again

La Crosse Police informed the public of Deante L. House’s arrest from last Wednesday night in a press release put out on March 22nd. Mr. House was initially arrested with over $4,700.00 cash and an estimated street value of $11,000.00 of drugs which included methamphetamine, heroin and cocaine.  Additionally, Mr. House was out on bond […]

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Drug Dealer Awaiting Trial Arrested Again

Last night La Crosse Police Investigators along with the Emergency Response Team executed a search warrant at 425 Johnson Street.  The main target of this drug investigation was Deante L. House 12-05-85.  Police Investigators were able to complete a controlled drug buy from Mr. House using a confidential police informant. Mr. House was taken into […]

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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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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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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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Lengthy Investigation Leads to 1st Degree Reckless Homicide Charges

After a prolonged drug investigation, La Crosse Police arrested Zachary D. Miller (DOB 09/09/1992) for first degree reckless homicide and arrested Jennifer M. Tenner (DOB 10/26/1983) for party to the crime – first degree reckless homicide. In May 2017 La Crosse Police began investigating Zachary Miller for selling heroin. As part of this investigation, investigators […]

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