Louisiana Revised Statutes (L.R.S.) 2016

Title 14. Criminal Law

§14:20.1. Investigation of death due to violence or suspicious circumstances when claim of self-defense is raised

Whenever a death results from violence or under suspicious circumstances and a claim of self-defense is raised, the appropriate law enforcement agency and coroner shall expeditiously conduct a full investigation of the death. All evidence of such investigation shall be preserved.

Acts 2012, No. 690, §1, eff. June 7, 2012.

Updated: 7/12/2017