State of Unrest

  Zurik: State Police suspend LACE program amid FOX 8 investigation

Louisiana State Police have suspended a ticket-writing agreement with many local parishes, pending an internal review. The suspension and review result from a FOX 8 undercover investigative series.

  Zurik: Four troopers arrested after ‘State of Unrest’ probe

Zurik: State Police to reinstate LACE ticket writing program

Zurik: State Police probe finds apparent cover-up by Edmonson

Zurik: FOX 8 subpoenaed, will provide State of Unrest video

Zurik: State Police timesheet questions reach beyond LACE

Zurik: Bill due for LACE work? Not so fast, St. John tells LSP

Continued Coverage

  Zurik: Four of LSP’s top-earners suspended as LACE probe unfolds

Zurik: East Baton Rouge DA joins probe of LACE program

Zurik: Highest-paid cop in La. suspended after FOX 8 probe

Zurik: State Police commissioner resigns after FOX 8 investigation

Zurik: State Police commissioner accused of fixing tickets, threatening trooper

Lee Zurik Investigation: Riser’s amendment could cost state millions

Zurik Follow Up: Governor sets timetable to replace head of State Police

First, Gov. Edwards plans to name an interim leader who doesn't want the job permanently.

Zurik: Edmonson to retire but travel investigations continue

FOX 8 news was the first TV station to ask State Police Superintendent Mike Edmonson about questionable State Police travel to a San Diego conference last year. Our investigation helped launch probes by State Police internal affairs, the Division of Administration and the legislative auditor. And now, Col. Edmonson is retiring, leaving some of our questions unanswered.

  Zurik: Kennedy calls for State Police head’s resignation

U.S. Senator John Kennedy says the superintendent of State Police needs to resign. The former state treasurer says he doubts the investigations into State Police will be a serious one. This follows our investigation that detailed a pricey conference trip that included a stay in the Grand Canyon and Las Vegas for four troopers.

Zurik: Edmonson cites signature stamp on Vegas expense reports

­ The governor launches an investigation following a FOX 8 report that questioned whether LSP head Mike Edmonson knew about a Vegas side trip by four of his troopers. Now, new questions, new findings and a new interview with a legal expert who says the troopers may have committed a crime.

  Zurik: Edmonson may have signed off on troopers’ Vegas stop

Zurik: SPRB attorney says legal action over Edmonson retirement not needed

Lee Zurik Investigation: Riser admits he’s responsible for controversial Edmonson amendment