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BCFD to teach children fire safety at Bossier Central Library

The Bossier City Fire Department’s Fire Prevention Bureau will teach a life saving lesson to children and their parents at Bossier Central Library next week.

Bossier Sheriff's Office releases 2011-2012 crime stats

Bossier Sheriff Julian Whittington releases 2012 crime statistics which reflect a decrease in violent crimes and an increase in property crimes, while total calls for service with the Bossier Sheriff’s Office slightly decreased last year.

Mardi Gras: then and now

Like much of history, Mardi Gras is ever evolving. It started out as a religious holiday, and now it's much more than that.

Horse owner sought

The Bossier Sheriff’s Office is looking for the owner of a black horse that was picked up while running loose on Johnson Koran Road in south Bossier Parish.

Woman arrested for stealing from employer

The former officer manager for a local animal hospital was arrested Tuesday for allegedly stealing over $100,000 from her employer.

Shreveport Police seeking armed robbery suspects

Authorities need your help in identifying and apprehending two suspects who robbed a west Shreveport convenience store early this morning.

Shreveport man in critical condition after alleged assault

Just after 4pm on Monday, Shreveport Police were called to the 9200 block of Cade Drive in South Shreveport.

Car seats save lives, and it's against the law not to use them

When Sarah Sutton and her 6 week old son Layton were hit head on by a semi, police say that, in part, the reason Layton is still alive is because he was properly strapped in his car seat.

Shreveport man shot in the face

A shooting in Shreveport sent one man to the hospital Monday night. Tristin Easter of Shreveport was shot in the face by an unidentified male inside his residence. The Shooting happened just after 9:00 Sunday night.

Louisiana man sentenced for purchasing cold pills in East Texas

A48-year-old Shreveport, LA man has been sentenced for federal drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales on Tuesday.