Woman arrested after stealing cab

Covington police say a woman stripped in the back seat of a cab and demanded the driver take her to her home state of Michigan. After the driver refused the woman's request, she stole his cab.

10-year-old honored by Shreveport fire chief

10-year-old Rayshawn Progue was honored on Monday by Shreveport Fire Chief Brian Crawford. The third grader rescued his family from a fire that destroyed his Dallas Street house on September 7.

Bossier City detectives ask public for help with locating three alleged robbers

Bossier City police are looking for three suspects wanted in connection with the robbery of a man last week at a local motel.

Caddo Parrish teaching self-defense

Caddo Parish Sheriff's are offering a self defense class for the disabled citizens of the Shreveport-Bossier area. The classes take place at the officer training center off Highway 1 in south Caddo Parish. 

BCFD receives fire prevention grant

The Bossier City Fire Department has received a $2500 fire prevention grant from FM Global, one of the world’s largest property insurers.

School changing for the good

Green Oaks Performing Arts Academy is seeing a dramatic turnaround.

Police continue search for wanted robber

Bossier City police are looking for a suspect wanted in connection with a robbery that occurred last month. David Dewayne Jones, 43, of Bossier City is wanted on a warrant charging him with simple robbery. Bond is set at $50,000.

Ruston officer shot, in stable condition

38-year-old Ruston Police Corporal Marchale Canty is in stable condition after being wounded by gunfire in the early Monday. At approximately 1:20 a.m.

DA's office looking into officer involved shooting

A police shooting in Arnaudville is now in the hands of the St. Landry Parish District Attorney's Office.

Authorities identify woman found dead in trunk

Authorities have identified the body of a woman found dead in the trunk of a car last month at a Baton Rouge apartment complex. Officials say the woman is 55-year-old Kathleen Downey.