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Former Shreveport administrative asst. sentenced to 18 years

Former mayoral aid Rick Seaton has been sentenced to 18 years in prison after a Monday afternoon hearing.

UPDATE: Alleged thief turns self in at Bowie County Courthouse

BOWIE COUNTY — John David Martin surrendered himself this morning at the Bowie County Courthouse. Martin was charged with theft over $1,500.00 under $20,000.00.

Tax credit brings innovative indsustry to Shreveport

The film and entertainment industry spent an estimated 1.4 billion dollars in Louisiana last year, breaking 2010's record of 900 million dollars.

Armed Shreveport man accused of sexually assaulting woman

Detectives have charged a Shreveport man with aggravated rape in connection with an alleged sexual assault that happened early this morning.

3 arrested for allegedly stealing from under construction Bossier City homes

Bossier City police have taken 3 men into custody in connection with a recent string of burglaries.

Jindal eyes DHH, Elderly Affairs transfer

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal is coming under fire for his proposal to merge the Governor's Office on Elderly Affairs with the Department of Health and Hospitals.

Shreveport authorities searching for runaway teen

Shreveport Police detectives need your help in locating a runaway juvenile.

Bossier City officer and Police Department recognized for DWI enforcement efforts

The Bossier City Police Department along with one of its officers have received honors for their efforts last year in enforcing Louisiana’s drunk driving laws under a grant administered by the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission.

Caddo SO and deputy honored for efforts to prevent drunk driving

The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office and Cpl. Rick Porter were among those honored on Tuesday for their efforts to remove thousands of drunk driving suspects from state roads during 2011.

Three arrested in connection with murder investigation

Bossier City police have arrested three people on criminal charges relating to the investigation into last Saturday’s shooting death of a Bossier City man.