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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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4 in Custody After Shooting Over Facebook Feud and Rant

Tonight at 4:43 pm the La Crosse Police were dispatched to 1008 State St. for a report of a shooting.  Information quickly developed that two vehicles sped away from the scene and that Ramon Washington and Devon Yang were the possible suspects.  After responding to the scene police determined that Monica Thompson was the target […]

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La Crosse Police Arrest 2 in Burglary Ring

On April 9th, 2017 at 05:22AM Officers from the La Crosse Police Department were dispatched to the 300 Block of South 22nd Street for an entry in progress complaint.  Officers were advised that a resident in the area had just woken up, and while looking out toward his garage, he observed two flashlights flickering inside […]

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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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3 in Custody After South Side Shooting

On April 5th 2017, Investigators with the La Crosse Police Department were conducting surveillance on a residence located at 2612 South 17th Street.  Investigators had received reliable information that Damon Taylor was in the residence.  Damon Taylor, who was the subject of our Wanted Wednesday Facebook post on March 29, 2017, was wanted on a […]

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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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Four Arrested: Drugs, Guns & Money Seized

On March 28th at 10:20 pm the La Crosse Police Department’s Investigative Staff and Emergency Response Team executed a search warrant at 1501 9th St S. in La Crosse.  La Crosse Police Investigators developed information that heroin was being sold from this residence and were able to secure a search warrant based on this information. […]

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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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