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8 busted in Bossier City drug raid

Bossier City police arrested nine people after a month long undercover investigation into sales of illegal drugs, mainly marijuana and cocaine.

Bossier City to set up checkpoint tomorrow

The Bossier City Police Department will conduct a safety checkpoint on Tuesday at a location south of I-20 in Bossier City.

Bastrop woman steals more than 100K from company accounts

An employee of a local property management company was arrested by Caddo sheriff's deputies for stealing over $100,000 from company accounts, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Caddo and Bossier churches receive suspicious mail

Caddo and Bossier Sheriff's Departments are issuing a warning after several churches in the two parishes received suspicious packages in the mail from an unknown sender.

GM to suspend production at Shreveport plant due to crisis in Japan

General Motors officials said they have suspended production at the Shreveport Assembly Plant due to a shortage of parts from Japan.   Due to the recent earthquake and tsunami devastation in Japan, GM can not receive the necessary par

Homeowner catches burglars in the act

Four burglary suspects were arrested by Caddo sheriff's deputies on Wednesday after they were confronted at gunpoint by a suspicious homeowner, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Woman injured, three men on the run in home invasion

Shreveport police are searching for three men who broke into an Ingleside home on Tuesday night and shot one of the victims leaving her hospitalized. 

Bossier City wins award for DWI efforts

The Bossier City Police Department was recognized today for its efforts in enforcing drunk driving laws during 2010 under an annual grant administered by the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission.

Police search for suspected car jacker

A Sunday night car jacking in North Shreveport leaves police looking for an armed suspect. Late Sunday night, a man sat in his parked car at an apartment complex in the 600 block of Pointe Coupee Drive while talking on his cell phone.

Caddo Sheriff's Office offering concealed carry class

The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office is offering state-required training for anyone wanting to obtain a concealed weapons permit.