Local News

Bossier City offices closed for New Years

City of Bossier City administrative offices, including offices for City Council, will be closed Friday, December 31, 2010 in observance of the New Year’s holiday.

Shreveport investigators looking into claim of sexual assault

Shreveport Police detectives are investigating a reported sexual assault that allegedly occurred Monday night in downtown Shreveport.

City of Shreveport fires official under investigation

Shreveport Mayor Cedric B. Glover has announced that Rick Seaton, Assistant Chief Administrative Officer, has been terminated effective immediately.

Independence Bowl brought visitors from near and far

The big bowl game of the season for Shreveport attracted people from near and far to get out in the community yesterday.  Georgia Tech and Air Force fans from all over came out to support the Independence Bowl Monday afternoon.

Fireworks thief caught in the act

A Bossier Parish man has been arrested after a security guard witnessed him stealing fireworks from a west Shreveport vendor.

UPDATE: Officials identify woman killed by 18-wheeler on I-220 bridge

A woman is dead this morning after she was hit by an 18-wheeler on the I-220 bridge over Red River.

Alleged Shreveport bank robber behind bars

A local man who has been on the run since allegedly robbing a downtown Shreveport bank is behind bars.

Shreveport police officers arrest man for shooting gun

A local man has been arrested after a concerned citizen called police to report gunshots being fired in the downtown area.

Two men arrested for having sex with underage girls

Caddo Sheriff's detectives have arrested two men in separate cases for having sex with underage girls. On Wednesday, detectives arrested Steven D. Deleon of Mooringsport for having sex with two 13-year-olds.

Shreveport police hunting morning bank robber

3:50 P.M. UPDATE: Shreveport Police Department release: