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Authorities plan for more patrols on New Year's Eve

New Year’s Eve marks the annual tradition of bidding farewell to the past year and ringing in the New Year with celebrations that often include alcohol. All too often, people drive after they have had too much to drink.

Bossier City arrests four in meth bust

An investigation by Bossier City Police narcotics agents ended in the arrest of four people.

Body found in Shreveport park

SHREVEPORT - Shreveport officials confirm a  body is found Wednesday at 9:58 a.m., on the outskirts of downtown Shreveport.

Government Plaza is site of alleged sexual assault

Shreveport Police detectives are investigating a sexual assault that allegedly took place Monday night at Government Plaza in downtown Shreveport.

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.