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Car crashes into apartment

Late Sunday night, Shreveport Police were in the Villa Norte Apartments, looking for a suspect in a property damage case, when they spotted a car similar to the one they were looking for.

Krewe of Harambee parade

The Krewe of Harambee parade rolled into downtown Shreveport Monday afternoon. The Krewe of Harambee is the first African American Krewe in the Shreveport region, which made it fitting that their parade was held on a day celebrating Dr.

What is a "universal" background check?

Since President Obama made his announcement Wednesday, asking for universal background checks on all gun sales, universal background check has become a catchphrase. But what exactly is a universal background check?

Texarkana student brings gun to school

Last week, when police heard that there was a gun at College Hill Middle in Texarkana, Arkansas, they thought the worst.

Shreveport officer placed on paid leave

A Shreveport officer was been placed on administrative leave Monday evening by Police Chief Willie Shaw following allegations of policy violations.

MLK day of service

Schools along with businesses across the country were closed today to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. But for some Ark-La-Tex residents, they wanted to take advantage of this day off.

Grambling band performs for President Obama

The Grambling State Marching Band performed at the National Mall Sunday night for CNN. But Monday, they're one of only two marching bands returning for the president's second inauguration parade.

Woman refused to return friend’s child, arrested for kidnapping

A Mississippi woman was arrested after she allegedly refused to return a 4 year old child to her mother in New Iberia.

Late night stabbing results in 3 arrests

Around 10:30 Thursday night, Shreveport Police were called to the 500 block of East Stoner St. where two women had been stabbed.

DA's Office on ETX baby's death: Worst case of child abuse seen in 20 years

A Center woman sits behind bars facing the death penalty for allegedly killing her 5-month-old child earlier this week.