Shreveport police, residents disagree with crime ranking

CQ Press, a private publishing company that compares and ranks cities, released a report listing Shreveport as 69th in the nation in crime rate rankings.  The Shreveport Police Department sees these rankings as a misleading way to compare

Shreveport police need help finding robber

Authorities need your help in identifying and apprehending a suspect who robbed a west Shreveport convenience store last night.

Detectives working to identify burglar

Shreveport Police are investigating the burglary of a tobacco shop in north Shreveport.

House fire kills one in Caddo Parish

Investigators are still looking into the cause of a fatal house fire that happened in a Caddo Parish neighborhood Monday afternoon.

Shreveport Police officer arrested

Shreveport Police have charged a Shreveport officer with one count of simple battery in connection with a complaint received by the department.

Law enforcement encourages use of on-line system to track valuables

Local law enforcement agencies are teaming up to encourage the use of an on-line system that will help locate personal property faster in the event that it's ever stolen.

Sitter steals over 10K from elderly woman

A sitter for an 89-year-old Shreveport woman was arrested for stealing over $10,000 from the woman's bank account, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

3 alleged burglars spotted by off-duty officer

Three Caddo Parish men are behind bars after an off-duty officer saw them breaking into a west Shreveport home Saturday evening.

Gulf Coast hopes for post-spill boom from retirees

ORANGE BEACH, Ala. – For all the oil spill claims and cleanup work by BP, retirees from the North may be the best survival bet for some Gulf Coast resort towns this winter.

Stocks slide on worries over Korea, European debt

NEW YORK – Stocks sank during Friday's shortened session as jittery traders were afraid to commit to any holdings ahead of the weekend amid lingering uncertainty surrounding Europe's debt troubles and North Korea's war threats