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Shreveport council members override mayor's veto of dog park

Infighting between Shreveport officials over a city dog park seems to have finally come to a close.

Shreveport authorities investigating theft from parking meter

Police need assistance in identifying a suspect who, on September 20 in the early evening, defeated a parking meter on Louisiana Avenue and stole an undetermined amount of money, then fled the scene.

LSU student arrested after allegedly firing gun several times at mother

A 19-year-old LSU student was arrested yesterday for Attempted First-Degree Murder after she allegedly fired a gun several times at her mother.

Boil advisory lifted for most of Dogwood South Subdivision

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals/Office of Public Health has completed their testing on the water for the Consolidated Waterworks/Sewerage District No.

Shreveport officials searching for missing elderly woman

The Shreveport Police Department needs your help to find an elderly woman who apparently drove away from her Southern Hills home and has not been seen or heard from since.

Will downtown festivals bring people back to downtown?

Downtown Shreveport was a bustling hotspot over the weekend. There was the Louisiana Film Prize, plays, museums, charity walks, and of course, the Red River Revel.

City of Shreveport sued by rape victim

It's not everyday that the city of Shreveport is compared to the Bush Doctrine, but that's exactly how attorney Joel Pearce sees it.

ETX bus flips after getting plowed into by truck

One person has been hospitalized following a two-vehicle traffic accident involving a Marshall ISD school bus.

Shreveport officer charged with assaulting husband

Shreveport Police officials have charged a Shreveport communications officer with a misdemeanor following a complaint received by the department this morning.

Man with alleged BAC three times legal limit had 2 children in vehicle

Two people were arrested for DWI and a third was issued a summons after a man was found driving a vehicle with two children as his passengers. The arrests were made due to citizen complaints.