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GM to suspend production at Shreveport plant due to crisis in Japan

General Motors officials said they have suspended production at the Shreveport Assembly Plant due to a shortage of parts from Japan.   Due to the recent earthquake and tsunami devastation in Japan, GM can not receive the necessary par

Homeowner catches burglars in the act

Four burglary suspects were arrested by Caddo sheriff's deputies on Wednesday after they were confronted at gunpoint by a suspicious homeowner, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Woman injured, three men on the run in home invasion

Shreveport police are searching for three men who broke into an Ingleside home on Tuesday night and shot one of the victims leaving her hospitalized. 

Bossier City wins award for DWI efforts

The Bossier City Police Department was recognized today for its efforts in enforcing drunk driving laws during 2010 under an annual grant administered by the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission.

Police search for suspected car jacker

A Sunday night car jacking in North Shreveport leaves police looking for an armed suspect. Late Sunday night, a man sat in his parked car at an apartment complex in the 600 block of Pointe Coupee Drive while talking on his cell phone.

Caddo Sheriff's Office offering concealed carry class

The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office is offering state-required training for anyone wanting to obtain a concealed weapons permit.

Man rams car into house over $15 debt

A few dollars of debt fueled one man to crash a pick-up truck into another man's Bossier City home over the weekend.

Arcadia man arrested for house burglaries

An Arcadia man who was arrested for a string of residential burglaries in Shreveport now faces more charges - this time from the Caddo Sheriff's Office.

Co-sleeping blamed, suspected in five infant deaths this year

Five infants have been found dead in Shreveport since the beginning of this year after accidentally being suffocated by a parent rolling over in their sleep.

Part of downtown Shreveport to be restored, renovated

The Shreveport Regional Arts Council was presented a hefty grant on Thursday to help restore and renovate parts of western downtown Shreveport.