Caddo Sheriff to offer training for concealed weapons permit

The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office is offering state-required training for anyone wanting to obtain a concealed weapons permit, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

CSO seeks participants in next Citizens' Academy

The Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Office is currently taking applications for the next session of the Caddo Sheriff’s Citizens' Academy.

Bossicer City offices closed for Labor Day

City of Bossier City administrative offices will be closed Monday, September 6, 2010 in observance of Labor Day. Residential trash collection in Bossier City will also be suspended on Labor Day.

'Port City Classic' helping local businesses

College football is right around the corner.

Firefighter resigns amid allegations

A third-generation firefighter has been arrested for allegedly having sex with a 16-year-old girl at a fire station on August 5.

Woman arrested for having sex with 12-year-old

Bossier City police arrested an 18-year old woman Monday for having sex with a 12-year old boy last month.

Director of housing center sees Katrina as 'blessing' in disguise

The Fuller Center for Housing in Shreveport has given permanent refuge to former residents of New Orleans who lost everything as a result of Hurricane Katrina five years ago.

Authorities arrest teen for aggravated rape

Caddo Sheriff's detectives arrested a 15-year-old boy for the aggravated rape of an 8-year-old family member.

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.