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Agents find 58 pounds on Greyhound bus

Caddo sheriff deputies seized 58 pounds of marijuana at a downtown Greyhound bus terminal Tuesday. Agents were called to the bus station after Shreveport police officers were alerted to a suspicious person on one of the buses.

Oil tank driver arrested for selling company gas on the street

A tank driver for a local oil company was arrested for stealing diesel fuel from the company and selling it on the street, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

SPD fires officer after 7-month long investigation

Shreveport Police Chief Willie Shaw fired officer Eddie Williams Wednesday morning for violating Shreveport Police Department policies.

43 tickets issued at Bossier City checkpoint

The Bossier City Police Department set up a safety checkpoint in the 100 block of John Wesley Boulevard Tuesday between 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Argument between brothers turns deadly

An argument between two elderly brothers turned deadly after shots were fired Tuesday morning.

8 busted in Bossier City drug raid

Bossier City police arrested nine people after a month long undercover investigation into sales of illegal drugs, mainly marijuana and cocaine.

Bossier City to set up checkpoint tomorrow

The Bossier City Police Department will conduct a safety checkpoint on Tuesday at a location south of I-20 in Bossier City.

Bastrop woman steals more than 100K from company accounts

An employee of a local property management company was arrested by Caddo sheriff's deputies for stealing over $100,000 from company accounts, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Caddo and Bossier churches receive suspicious mail

Caddo and Bossier Sheriff's Departments are issuing a warning after several churches in the two parishes received suspicious packages in the mail from an unknown sender.

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