Safety board recommends no phones behind the wheel

Every year, 1.6 million accidents happen on U.S. roadways because of drivers on cell phones. That's according to the National Safety Council, which says distracted driving accounts for up to 30% of all car accident fatalities.

Law enforcement catches one of two alleged shovel attackers

Authorities have arrested a local man they believe robbed a person after beating him with a shovel last week, while a second suspect remains on the run.

Police take into custody Haugton man who abused wife

Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen says a Haughton man was taken into custody Monday morning after he abused his live-in girlfriend when a verbal argument got physical.

Benton man arrested for DWI in school parking lot

A Benton man was arrested late last night in a school parking lot for driving while intoxicated and disturbing the peace.

Restaurant employee spends $3K on patron's card

An employee at a local drive-in restaurant was arrested for using a customer’s credit card, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Bossier City: Looking for a few good referees

Bossier City’s Department of Parks and Recreation is now hiring referees for the upcoming 2012 Youth Basketball season. The pay is $12-$20 per hour depending on experience.

Caddo law enforcement looking for man allegedly forging checks

The Caddo Sheriff’s Office has obtained warrants for the arrest of Joseph R. Colvard III for forgery and bank fraud.

Shreveport brothers arrested following argument over drugs

Two brothers are in custody this evening after an early morning dispute over drugs led to shots fired in the 6200 block of Southcrest Drive in West Shreveport. .

Two critically hurt in head-on collision on US 84

DeSoto Parish -- Louisiana state police were sent to a two-vehicle crash on US 84, just east of LA 510, at 5:15 p.m. in DeSoto Parish Friday.

Haughton beggar steals grandmother's gold for crack

Deputies arrested a man Thursday night for asking people for money in front of the CVS in Haughton.