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K9 Zaback to Retire

La Crosse Police are regretfully announcing the early retirement of K9 Zaback due to an injury sustained while doing a public demonstration. Zaback was added to the La Crosse Police Department canine unit June of 2013 and was assigned to Officer Trenton Bowe. During his six-year career Zaback has worked hard to protect our community […]

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Police Investigate Shots Fired

The La Crosse Police Department is investigating a report of shots fired in the 1200 Block of 5th Avenue South, during the overnight hours of September 12, 2019. On September 12th, 2019 at 5:25AM La Crosse Police were dispatched to a residence in the 1200 block of 5th Avenue South for a report of an […]

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New Details from Yesterday’s Police Investigation

La Crosse Police are still investigating the source of a call made to La Crosse County Dispatch where an unknown male told a dispatcher that he had just shot two people at his house. The initial investigation and police response are revealing that this may not be a valid incident, and the caller possibly fabricated […]

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Armed Robbery

La Crosse Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Kwik Trip 1133 West George St. early this morning and are asking for the public’s assistance. At around 4:25 am on August 28th, La Crosse Police were dispatched to the Kwik Trip at 1133 West George St. for a report of an armed […]

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Officer Involved Shooting Update

The La Crosse Police Department is providing additional information in light of the La Crosse District Attorney’s Office completing their review of the officer involved shooting that occurred on August 3rd at 317 9th St. South with Allen C. Kruk (DOB 12-04-1984). The initial call on August 3rd was for a domestic disturbance complaint where […]

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Shooting Investigation Results with Arrests

La Crosse Police are referring three individuals to the La Crosse County District Attorney’s Office for criminal charges stemming from a shooting incident that occurred on July 19th, 2019. On July 19, 2019 La Crosse Police were dispatched to the Partners for Excellence School at 901 Caledonia Street at 10:02AM for a report of windows […]

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Officer Involved Shooting

On August 3rd at 3:05 pm La Crosse Police were dispatched to 317 9th St. South for a domestic disturbance complaint.  Dispatch advised the responding officers that Allen C. Kruk (DOB 12-04-1984 of La Crosse) was the ex-husband of the complainant and was at the back door of the residence.  Additionally, dispatch advised responding officers […]

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La Crosse Police Arrest Shooter from Weekend Incident

La Crosse Police have arrested Robert Powell IV (DOB 02-06-1991) of La Crosse as the suspect in this past weekend’s shooting incident. In the early morning hours of July 28th at 1:33am, Officers patrolling the downtown area heard a gunshot fired in the area of Who’s On Third, 126 3rd Street North. The initial investigation […]

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DOWNTOWN SAFE-CAM CAPTURES IMAGE AND NOW POLICE SEEK COMMUNITIES’ ASSISTANCE IN IDENTIFYING INDIVIDUAL

We are asking for your assistance in identifying a person involved in an incident occurring this past weekend. In the early morning hours of July 28th at 1:33am, Officers patrolling the downtown area heard a gunshot fired in the area of Who’s On Third, 126 3rd Street North. During the initial investigation it was found […]

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Repeat Drug Dealer Arrested…Again

Last night La Crosse Police investigators and Emergency Response Team served a search warrant on 2755 George St. apartment #8 as part of an ongoing drug investigation into Jack D. Taylor (DOB 03-10-1985) of La Crosse. Mr. Taylor was taken into custody at the time of the search warrant and a search of the residence […]

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