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Benton man arrested for DWI in school parking lot

A Benton man was arrested late last night in a school parking lot for driving while intoxicated and disturbing the peace.

Restaurant employee spends $3K on patron's card

An employee at a local drive-in restaurant was arrested for using a customer’s credit card, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Bossier City: Looking for a few good referees

Bossier City’s Department of Parks and Recreation is now hiring referees for the upcoming 2012 Youth Basketball season. The pay is $12-$20 per hour depending on experience.

Caddo law enforcement looking for man allegedly forging checks

The Caddo Sheriff’s Office has obtained warrants for the arrest of Joseph R. Colvard III for forgery and bank fraud.

Shreveport brothers arrested following argument over drugs

Two brothers are in custody this evening after an early morning dispute over drugs led to shots fired in the 6200 block of Southcrest Drive in West Shreveport. .

Two critically hurt in head-on collision on US 84

DeSoto Parish -- Louisiana state police were sent to a two-vehicle crash on US 84, just east of LA 510, at 5:15 p.m. in DeSoto Parish Friday.

Haughton beggar steals grandmother's gold for crack

Deputies arrested a man Thursday night for asking people for money in front of the CVS in Haughton.

Texas state parks face budget gap

It may be chilly now, but this summer was anything but cool. In what officials are calling a "triple whammy," Texas state parks faced drought, heat and wildfires throughout the season.

Electrical work impacts visitation at Caddo Correctional Center

Some services at the Caddo Sheriff’s Office will be restricted on Friday because of electrical work being done at the Caddo Parish Courthouse.

Drunk driver crashes into ditch in Benton; BAC almost 3 times limit

A Plain Dealing woman drives drunk and wrecks her car into a Benton neighborhood ditch.