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SPD warns of scammers in the area

The Shreveport Police Department is asking area residents to be wary of suspicious phone calls that have been reported to authorities.

Fixing Shreveport streets

The Shreveport City Council is looking at setting a date to start repairing some of Shreveport’s busiest streets through the joint repair program.

I Love the Ark-La-Tex: Bead Town Natchitoches

300 is pretty old, but believe it or not, that's how old the small town of Natchitoches is turning this winter.

CHRISTUS to close Sutton Children's emergency department

As part of the transition to their Highland location on Bert Kouns Industrial Pkwy, CHRISTUS Schumpert will be closing the pediatric emergency department at Sutton Children's Hospital as of August 12.

SCAM ALERT: Computer virus scam targeting Bossier residents

The Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force is advising residents to be aware of a computer virus designed to scam people out of money that has recently surfacing in the area.

DETECTIVES: Caddo Parish robber stikes in Alabama

According to Caddo Sheriff's detectives, a man who robbed a credit union in Caddo Parish on Friday, also robbed a bank in Alabama over the weekend.

Woman sentenced to 2 years in prison for 4th DWI, $5,000 fine

U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced that Kathleen Larsen Coker, 51, of Minden, La., was sentenced Monday before U.S. District Judge Elizabeth E.

VIDEO: Shreveport PD seeking suspect in casino parking garage burglary

Shreveport Police need assistance in identifying a suspect who, on July 5th at the Sam's Town Casino parking garage, burglarized a yellow van.

Crimestoppers tip yields 2 arrests

Shreveport Police have arrested two men wanted in connection with an alleged armed robbery that occurred earlier this month in west Shreveport.

Facebook tip leads to arrest

On July 29, 2013, a caller notified Crime Stoppers after seeing on television, wanted suspect Brandon Chin who was wanted by police for the July 13th burglary of a home in the 6700 block of Raspberry Lane and possibly other burglaries.