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Downtown Shreveport streets to close temporarily for fireworks display

Authorities will be closing down a few streets in downtown Shreveport tomorrow afternoon for the fireworks display.

Women's squabble over same lover turns violent

Two women's dispute over a man turns violent Tuesday afternoon. Police say they were called to a home in the 300 block of West 69th Street around 1 p.m. on reports of a stabbing.

Officials urge safety during 4th of July celebrations

With the Fourth of July holiday upon us, the Shreveport Police Department is busy making preparations to ensure this year’s festivities are safe for all.

Shreveport authorities search for gunmen in downtown shooting

Authorities are looking for at least three suspects in connection with the shooting of a local man near downtown Shreveport last night.

Councils on Aging offer summer relief to senior citizens

Every summer, hundreds of people suffer from heat exhaustion during the hottest months of the year. That's even more dangerous for the most at-risk populations, including senior citizens and young children.

One in serious condition after downtown shooting

Shreveport police are currently working a shooting on the 1100 block of Snow street in the downtown area. Officials tell KMSS three men walked into a house and shot another man in the chest at least once.

Robbers pin elderly woman under mattress as they loot home

Shreveport police are searching for the persons responsible for robbing an elderly woman Monday morning.

Shreveport authorities post results of safety checkpoint

The Shreveport Police Department is releasing the results of a safety checkpoint held last weekend.

UPDATE: Officials identify FedEx driver killed in Hosston wreck

The woman who died in this morning's wreck has been identified as Gertha Jackson, 41, of Shreveport. A FedEx driver was pronounced dead at the scene this morning following a wreck in Hosston.

Shreveport man injured in early morning shooting

A local man is recovering from serious injuries this morning following a shooting in Shreveport's Cedar Grove neighborhood.