Shreveport man cons over $250,000 out of elderly victims

SHERIFF STEVE PRATOR - Shreveport man was arrested by Caddo detectives today for stealing money from the elderly in an investment scheme, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

Bossier City Pawn store robbers sought by authorities

Bossier City police are asking the public for help with identifying the suspects involved in the theft of a shotgun from a local pawnshop this week.

UPDATE: Accused Texarkana murderer's bond set at $3M

On Wednesday, officials identified the juvenile suspect as 17-year old Rachel Pittman.

Opened boat ramps encourage Toledo Bend fishing

2011 was a tough year for businesses on Toledo Bend, as the drought pushed water levels to their lowest recorded numbers in November. With the re-opening of several boat ramps, however, that may soon change.

Overweight pets put dents in owners' wallets

The obesity epedemic in the United States is getting larger, as health professionals report 50 percent of the population is overweight. However, that "population" isn't necessarily referring to humans.

Man arrested on child pornography charges

Keithville- Attorney General Buddy Caldwell has announced that a Keithville man has been arrested and charged with pornography involving juveniles.

SPD: How to prevent car theft

The Shreveport Police Department would like to take this opportunity to remind neighbors of some simple prevention measures that can be taken to reduce crime in our communities.

CSO offering concealed handgun permit

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

Authorities release identity of man killed in crash

Police are releasing the name of a man killed in what is thought to be a one vehicle crash over the weekend near Shreveport’s Highland neighborhood.

UPDATE: Missing Harrison County woman found in Tyler

HARRISON COUNTY — The missing person, Lalania Williams, has been located in Tyler, Texas. She was located after she had been missing for approximately 1 week.