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Caddo Parish man arrested for stealing car at knifepoint

Caddo Sheriff’s deputies arrested a man for stealing an elderly woman’s car at knifepoint over the weekend.

Authorities launch probe in death of Shreveport woman

Authorities with the Shreveport Police Department's Violent Crimes Unit are seeking information relative to a woman whose body was discovered near a west Shreveport business over the weekend.

11 cited in weekend Shreveport checkpoint

Caddo sheriff’s deputies cited 11 violators for disregarding seatbelts laws during a weekend checkpoint conducted as part of the nationwide “Click it or Ticket” enforcement campaign.

Shreveport man arrested for sending nude images to juveniles

A Shreveport man has been arrested by Caddo Sheriff’s detectives for sending nude images of himself to three juvenile girls.

NSU: Hickman named Nurse Educator of the Year

Northwestern State University’s College of Nursing and Allied Health named Debbie Hickman Educator of the Year. Hickman is an assistant professor of nursing at Northwestern State’s Leesville-Fort Polk campus.

NSU student appointed to Rehabilitation Council

Cassidy Brooke Byles’ personal experience living with a spinal cord injury opened her eyes to the needs of individuals with disabilities.

Former Livingston Parish President arrested for domestic abuse

 The former Livingston Parish President was arrested last night for domestic abuse.

Shreveport man arrested in connection with shooting

UPDATE (5/31/2013 4:51 p.m.): Lucas Taylor, 30, has been arrested in connection with a shooting that injured a Shreveport man on May 20th.  

Swepco: Beware of scam

Southwestern Electric Power Company is alerting customers in its service area to a telephone scam involving demand of payment by prepaid money cards to avoid disconnection of service.

Camp Tiger

First year and incoming medical students have been putting on a camp for 55 area children with physical and intellectual disabilities all week.