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DWI checkpoint in Bossier Parish results in 4 arrests

The Bossier Parish Sheriff Office conducted a sobriety checkpoint late Friday evening in the 5600 block of Barksdale Blvd. Bossier City Police Department and Louisiana State Police also assisted.

SPD: Missing mentally handicapped woman located safely

A mentally handicapped woman who apparently walked away from a casino late Sunday night has been located safely at a local hospital.

Shreveport Police searching for alleged shooting suspect

Shreveport Police are searching for a suspect who is wanted for their alleged connection in a shooting.

Shreveport man arrested for allegedly attacking and strangling a woman

A Shreveport man was arrested for allegedly attacking and strangling a woman.

Shreveport Firefighters ring bells to help raise money for charity

Some Shreveport firefighters took the day off from fighting fires to help raise money for charity. The firefighters spent the day ringing Christmas kettle bells in support of holiday giving to the Salvation Army of Shreveport.

Shreveport Regional Airport sees strong passenger growth

The Shreveport Regional Airport is busier than ever with almost 600-thousand passengers flying this year alone.

Shreveport man accused of punching, choking girlfriend

Police have arrested a Shreveport man reportedly punched and choked his girlfriend last month.

1 arrested in connection with Shreveport armed robbery

A local man faces felony charges in connection with the armed robbery of a pedestrian in west Shreveport late last month.

BPCC receives check to help students succeed

Bossier Parish Community College received a major gift from Citizens National Bank. The bank donated a $250,000 check Thursday and became the lead investor in the Citizens National Bank Center for Business Studies at the college.

DWI checkpoints increase over holidays

It's the holiday season, which can mean more holiday parties and more people drinking alcohol.