Tagged: "vehicle burglaries"


Three juveniles arrested for burglarizing vehicles

On Thursday, February 05, 2015, detectives with the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division arrested three male juveniles for several vehicle burglaries and thefts from the Tammany Hills area of Covington. During the investigation several cell phones and a stolen firearm were recovered. The juveniles confessed to the burglaries and thefts. Two were released back to the custody of their legal guardian and one was booked into the…

Suspect confesses to crimes after seeing his photo on STPSO Facebook page

After seeing his picture posted on the St.Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office Facebook page as one of the individuals wanted for multiple vehicle burglaries in the Slidell area, a Slidell area man turned himself in to authorities Friday afternoon. Detectives are now looking for the other two men who were involved in the crimes. Beginning on January 3, 2015, multiple vehicle burglaries were reported in the Mariner's Cove, Master's Point, River…

Recent vehicle burglaries serve as a reminder to be vigilant this holiday season

St. Tammany Parish Sheriff Jack Strain is reminding everyone to be proactive in protecting themselves from becoming a victim this holiday season.   “With all of the excitement of the holiday season it is easy to forget there are thieves out there waiting to prey on individuals who have let their guard down this holiday season,” Sheriff Strain said. “It is important to remain vigilant and to practice good common…