ETX woman indicted, charged with mailing laced letters to President Obama, NYC mayor

A Texas woman has been indicted and charged with mailing ricin-laced letters to President Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, a U.S. attorney's office in Texas said Friday.

Shreveport man arrested for stealing thousands of dollars from former employer

Members of the Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force have arrested a man for stealing thousands of dollars in assets from his former employer and covering up the theft by altering the business’s financial logs.

City of Bossier closes, modifies trash collection in observance of Independence Day

City of Bossier City administrative offices, including offices for City Council and City Court, will be closedon Thursday, July 4, 2013 and Friday, July 5, 2013 in observance of Independence Day.

Shreveport woman arrested after stabbing man

Shreveport Police investigators have charged a local woman in connection with a stabbing that sent a man to the hospital overnight.

Colombian professor visiting Northwestern State

A professor from Universidad Libre-Cartagena, Colombia, is visiting Northwestern State University to tour facilities, meet with faculty and explore the university’s resources. Diego A.

1 arrested after west Sherveport murder

Authorities have arrested a local man accused of murder in west Shreveport early Thursday morning.

Grand jury returns capital murder charges in killings of Texas prosecutors

A former justice of the peace and his wife have been indicted on charges of capital murder in the killings of two Texas prosecutors and the wife of one, authorities announced Thursday.

Authorities arrest suspect wanted in connection with 2 month old shooting

Authorities have captured a suspect wanted in connection with a shooting that injured a local man two months ago in east Shreveport.

Suspect in Colorado theater killings to wear hidden harness during trial

Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes will wear a hidden harness under his clothes to restrain him during his trial, which will have the largest jury pool in state history.

Mayor of Minden passes away

Bill Robertson, Minden Mayor, passed away Wednesday night at The Promise in Bossier City.