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Warrant issued for Shreveport shooting suspect

A local man is now being sought by police following a warrant being issued for his arrest in connection to a shooting that injured a teenage victim.

Bossier City sitter accused of stealing thousands from 93-year-old woman

A Bossier City woman is accused of stealing thousands from a 93-year-old woman for whom she was caretaking.

Former Mt. Pleasant officer gets 50 years for sexual assault of child

A former Mt. Pleasant police sergeant was sentenced to 50 years in prison Friday for sexually assaulting a child.

Homer Police Chief fighting disbandment

With a unanimous vote Monday, the Homer City Council and Mayor voted to disband their police department as of March 1.

Bossier Sheriff's Office begins 9th academy class training

The North Louisiana Criminal Justice Academy in Plain Dealing will begin the next Peace Officers Standards Training (P.O.S.T.) class for law enforcement officers on Feb. 15.

How are you celebrating National Donor Day?

Not only is February 14 Valentine's Day, it's also National Donor Day.

Shreveport teacher accused of sexually assaulting mentally challenged student

A Shreveport educator accused of sexually assaulting a student was arrested on Wednesday, according to Caddo Parish Sheriff Steve Prator.

CNN EXCLUSIVE: Live interview with ETX girl trapped on "floating petri dish"

An East Texan trapped on what's been dubbed the "floating petri dish" was able to speak to her mom this morning, and it was all captured on tape by CNN.

Rocking out at the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame

Nashville may be known as the Capitol of Country Music, but the small town on Carthage can hold its own. Carthage is the home of Tex Ritter, Jim Reeves and Linda Davis. And country stars from Texas; the list is to long to even imagine.

Alert neighbors help police nab burglars

Three suspected burglars are in police custody this afternoon after a watchful neighbor brings a halt to their sordid plans.