For years, people have heard that crime is worse in summer, and many in Shreveport firmly believe it.
However, the Shreveport Police Department doesn't fall into that group, saying that isn't the case.
The Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force is asking the public for help locating a contractor who took thousands of dollars from a customer but never did the work that he was contractually obligated to do.
The Bossier City Fire Prevention Bureau and Bossier Crime Stoppers are asking the public for help in locating the suspect or suspects responsible for intentionally setting four vehicles on fire at a local business.
A man is recovering, expected to be ok, after being stabbed just after midnight Wednesday.
Shreveport Police were called to the 500 block of E. 68 St. in the city's Cedar Grover neighborhood, heading a report of a stabbing.