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Man arrested for stealing from Shreveport Rescue Mission

Caddo Sheriff's detectives arrested a man for stealing $13,000 from the Shreveport Rescue Mission, according to Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

16 arrested in Shreveport raid

Sheriff Steve Prator and Chief Willie Shaw are announcing today that the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Unit conducted a special operation in Shreveport and Caddo Parish this week.

Man arrested after failed robbery

A local man who allegedly attempted to rob a west Shreveport nail salon is behind bars after being spotted and apprehended by a quick thinking patrolman.

Police need public's help finding tv thief in video

Bossier City police and Bossier Crime Stoppers are asking the public for help finding a man suspected of stealing a 42-inch flat screen television from a medical office last month.

Fire burns through Shreveport home's garage

The Bossier City Fire Department responded to a fire overnight that heavily damaged a house in the 200 block of Kensington Avenue.

Shreveport Regional lands low-cost airline

People traveling in the Ark-La-Tex will see more flights starting this Spring.  Residents will have one more airline to choose from when flying out of Shreveport Regional Airport.

Fire destroys old Shreveport battery plant

The old Gould Battery Plant in west Shreveport went up in flames Tuesday afternoon.  Shreveport firefighters were the first on scene in the 6600 block of Westport Avenue.  Assistant Fire Chief Fred Sanders, Shreveport Fire Department,

Shreveport native to appear on 'American Idol'

One Shreveport singer will be vying for her chance to make it to Hollywood on this season's 'American Idol'.  Twenty-year-old Natalie Hanson of Shreveport was one among many contestants who auditioned for the show in New Orlean

Crime stats show downward trend for Bossier City

The total number of crimes decreased in Bossier City during 2010 to its lowest level in 29 years according to statistics released today by the Bossier City Police Department. In 2010 there were a total of 11,015 crimes.

Man caught transporting over 100 pounds of pot

A traffic stop this morning on I-20 by the Bossier City Police Department’s Street Crimes Interdiction Unit resulted in the arrest of a Texas man and the seizure of more than 100 pounds of marijuana with an estimated street value of $60,0