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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.

Bossier City Firefighter awarded top state honor from veterans organization

The Department of Louisiana Veterans of Foreign Wars has honored a member of the Bossier City Fire Department for outstanding service by awarding him a top state honor.

Shreveport authorities working 2 overnight shootings

Police detectives are investigating two unrelated overnight shootings that left 2 people suffering from non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.

Public forum to be held for future land use in Bossier City

CDM Smith in conjunction with the Bossier City – Parish Metropolitan Planning Commission will hold a public meeting for the purpose of gathering public input for the Future Land Use Section of the Bossier Comprehensive Land Use and Develo

Officials: Accused meth trafficker responsible for 90% of area supply

An alleged two-state methamphetamine trafficking ring is out of commission, after the arrest of its main player.

Former receptions charged with stealing nearly $5K

A former Highland Clinic receptionist was arrested Monday for stealing nearly $5,000 received from patients. Laura Ferrell, 29, of Shreveport, was arrested on a warrant obtained by Caddo Parish deputies.