Local News

Safety Checkpoint to be held next week

The Bossier City Police Department will operate a safety checkpoint on Monday, October 18, 2010 at a location in central Bossier City.

Lake Bistineau fire not intentional

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says that the fire that started yesterday around Lake Bistineau that damaged some lake property and caused damage to one home was not the result of burning trash.  

Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Unit seizes guns, marijuana, cocaine

Agents with the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at a Shreveport residence today as part of an ongoing investigation into the criminal distribution of narcotics.

Officials investigating fatal wreck

Caddo Sheriff's deputies are investigating a fatal crash that left one person dead last night in north Caddo Parish.

Two men rob Red River Bank

Shortly after 11 a.m., police responded to an armed robbery in the 1000 block of Bridgewater at the Red River Bank.

Spill shuts down shopping center

A hazmat spill shut down the Sutherlands Lumber Center in Shreveport Wednesday evening.

Chief deputy marshal stepping in as interim Bossier City marshal

Bossier City Chief Deputy Marshal Rick Ware will serve as interim Bossier City Marshal due to the recent death of Marshal Johnny Wyatt. Marshal Ware assumes the duties of Bossier City Marshal in accordance with R.S.

Teen arrested after firing stolen gun

A local teen has been arrested after firing a stolen handgun at a group of men during a fight.

Student sexually assaulted in bathroom

Shreveport Police detectives have learned an alleged sexual assault that reportedly occurred at a west Shreveport school yesterday never happened.

Patrol officer nabs car burglar

A Shreveport Police patrol officer has arrested a local man for breaking into a vehicle.