Local News

State faculty cuts put on hold

A plan to layoff faculty due to funding cuts in the University of Louisiana system has been put on hold. Faculty members claim the layoffs would lead to increases in resignations and loss of accreditation in the system.

Shreveport Police name officer, suspect in shooting

A man who was shot by a patrol officer after brandishing a handgun at police during a traffic stop has been charged with a host of offenses.

Detectives need your help finding suspect

Detectives have obtained an arrest warrant for a Shreveport man in connection with a shooting in west Shreveport late last month .

4 Month investigation nets 3 suspects

A four month Bossier Sheriff's Office investigation has lead to the arrest of three individuals.

Jury finds woman guilty of daughter's death

A Caddo jury found Satonia Small guilty of second degree murder in the death of her daughter. The verdict was delivered Thursday after jurors listened to a sworn statement from Small, who left her daughter unsupervised.

Arts Council celebrates new home

One year after arson destroyed the Shreveport Regional Arts Council headquarters in Princess Park, the group celebrated its new home.

Shreveport Police looking for missing woman

The Shreveport Police Department needs your help to find a woman who has not contacted her family since July 1, 2010.

Tip leads to methamphetamine bust

Sheriff Steve Prator and Chief Willie Shaw are pleased to announce that the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Unit has collared a suspected drug dealer.

Health system programs making move to new location

Christus Schumpert Health System officials will move open heart and neurology programs to its Highland location.

Citizen tips police about possible burglary, 8 arrested

SHREVEPORT - A Shreveport Police Department spokesman tells KMSS eight people were arrested Thursday morning after a citizen tipped police.