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Shreveport police prepare for holiday crime increase

Even though total robberies in Shreveport are down 30% for the year compared to last year, Shreveport Police's Robbery Task Force is already starting an operation for the holiday season.

Officials urge public to prep heating systems before winter

The Bossier City Fire Department responded to a call this week in reference to the smell of natural gas inside a home.

Alleged shooter turns self in

Javorus C. Bates turned himself in at the Bossier City Police headquarters Tuesday evening and was subsequently booked into the Bossier City Jail on a charge of attempted second degree murder.

Greenwood PD to use emergency alert system

Following in the footsteps of the Caddo Sheriff's Office, Greenwood Police Department started using an emergency message alert system to help reach out to the community.

Police asking for public's help in finding alleged shooter

Bossier City police have obtained a criminal arrest warrant for a man wanted in connection with a shooting last week that injured another man. 20-year-old Javorus C. Bates of Shreveport is wanted on a charge of attempted second degree murder.

1 killed in morning crash

A Keithville man died Tuesday morning after his truck was hit by an oncoming vehicle on a foggy road.

Safety check nets 17 citations

The Bossier City Police Department conducted a safety checkpoint in the 1200 block of Shady Grove Drive Monday between the hours of 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Growing parish expects to see changes

Bossier Parish has seen a population increase during the past decade while Caddo Parish numbers continue to stay stable.

Narcotics operation nets 10 arrests

Sheriff Steve Prator and Chief Willie Shaw announced that the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Task Force conducted a operation in Shreveport on November 4.

Sheriff's Office auctioning off unclaimed animals

Several animals are on the auction block at the Caddo Sheriff's Office after being unclaimed by their owners.