Local News

New Bossier City fire chief appointed by mayor

Bossier City Mayor Lorenz “Lo” Walker today announced his appointment of Brad Zagone (pronounced Zah-goan) to the position of Bossier City Fire Chief.

Deputies arrest man for having sex with 13-year-old

Caddo sheriff's detectives have arrested a Haughton man for having sex with a 13-year-old girl, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Authorities looking for runaway teen

Shreveport Police detectives need your help in locating a runaway teenager.

Body found in ditch alongside I-20 in Marshall

Officials say they suspect foul play is involved in the death of a man found alongside I-20. He has been identified as 33-year-old Charles Steven Ledbetter. Authorities found Ledbetter with multiple stab wounds in a ditch.

Unemployed use local job placement programs to find work

The United States Department of Labor released last year's unemployment rate averages that show a .9% increase in Louisiana's unemployment rates compared to 2009.  Last year's average unemployment rate in Louisiana landed at 7.

Shreveport police looking for Family Dollar robber

Shreveport Police need your help in identifying and apprehending a suspect who robbed a Family Dollar store in west Shreveport last night.

Shreveport authorities arrest over 100 during weekend parade

Shreveport Police report 122 arrests made during the Krewe of Centaur Parade.

Shreveport police to host Neighborhood Networking Summit

Shreveport Police Chief Willie Shaw is pleased to announce the department’s Community Oriented Policing Bureau will be hosting its annual Neighborhood Networking Conference this week.

Police arrest estranged boyfriend in double homicide

Shreveport Police officers have arrested one victim's estranged boyfriend in connection with last weekend's double homicide.

Detectives charge woman with filing false police report

Shreveport Police detectives have charged a local woman with filing a false police report after they discovered she fabricated a tale about an attempted home invasion.