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Former police officer arrested for insurance fraud

A former Shreveport police officer and two others were sent behind bars this week for trying to fraud money out of an insurance company.

Shreveport patrol officers nab suspected burglar

A Shreveport man sits behind bars this morning after allegedly burglarizing a neighbor’s home in west Shreveport last night.

Crime scene evidence leads to 3 burglary warrants

Three accused burglars are now wanted by Shreveport Police thanks to DNA evidence.

Harrison County disposes of $5.5M worth of seized drugs

Sheriff Tom McCool and several Harrison County Deputies on June 8, 2011, oversaw the destruction of seized drugs, and drug related paraphernalia with a street value of approximately $5,500,000.00.

Three people jailed following state police insurance fraud investigation

Shreveport – On Monday, June 8, 2011, troopers with the Louisiana State Police Insurance Fraud/Auto Theft Unit in Shreveport arrested three people from Shreveport and charged them each with one count of insurance fraud.

Lawyer files suit on 3132 expansion controversy

More controversy is surrounding the 3132 expansion that already causes headaches.  A local attorney has filed suit against the city, parish and a developer to help ensure the expansion can happen.

Potential buyer expressed interest in license for new Bossier casino

FOX 33 is getting more information about the possibility of a fourth riverboat casino coming to Bossier City.

Lightning strike kills man at East Ridge Country Club

The National Weather service reports 1 man died Wednesday night at the East Ridge Country Club in Shreveport.

New casino possibly coming to Bossier City

It's official:  Talks are underway for a fourth riverboat casino in Bossier City. The vacant lot next to Bass Pro Shop at the Louisiana Boardwalk could soon be home to a new casino on the east side of the Red River.

Shreveport Police believe sexual assaults related

Shreveport Police detectives investigating an alleged kidnapping and rape now believe the suspect responsible for that crime may have attacked another victim late last month.