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Unemployed use local job placement programs to find work

The United States Department of Labor released last year's unemployment rate averages that show a .9% increase in Louisiana's unemployment rates compared to 2009.  Last year's average unemployment rate in Louisiana landed at 7.

Shreveport police looking for Family Dollar robber

Shreveport Police need your help in identifying and apprehending a suspect who robbed a Family Dollar store in west Shreveport last night.

Shreveport authorities arrest over 100 during weekend parade

Shreveport Police report 122 arrests made during the Krewe of Centaur Parade.

Shreveport police to host Neighborhood Networking Summit

Shreveport Police Chief Willie Shaw is pleased to announce the department’s Community Oriented Policing Bureau will be hosting its annual Neighborhood Networking Conference this week.

Police arrest estranged boyfriend in double homicide

Shreveport Police officers have arrested one victim's estranged boyfriend in connection with last weekend's double homicide.

Detectives charge woman with filing false police report

Shreveport Police detectives have charged a local woman with filing a false police report after they discovered she fabricated a tale about an attempted home invasion.

Man dressed as Coca-Cola employee arrested for theft from vending machines

A former soft drink company employee was arrested for stealing cash and soda from several vending machines located at the Louisiana Tourist Center in Greenwood.

Shreveport man arrested for aggravated incest

Shreveport Police detectives have charged a man with aggravated incest in connection with the alleged rape of a teenager.

Man arrested for alleged killing ex-girlfriend and mother

The estranged boyfriend of Rashonda Taylor is behind bars this morning charged with killing her and her mother.

H1N1 virus claims life of E. Texas boy, school takes extra precautions

An Elysian Fields Middle School student, 13, died Tuesday evening of complications from the H1N1 virus.