Donate blood for Boston

In light of the tragedy in Boston, the nation’s blood supply has experienced high usage and requires additional donations.

Arrest made in connection with laced envelopes sent to President Obama, Sen. Wicker

An arrest has been made in connection with letters sent to President Barack Obama and Sen. Roger Wicker that authorities are testing to determine if they contain ricin, two federal law enforcement officials said Wednesday.

ATV crash in Bossier Parish causes serious injury

Around 11 a.m. this morning,  Troopers responded to a two vehicle crash on Wallace Road south of Louisiana Highway 537.

City officials looking for residents input

The Department of Community Developing is holding a series of meetings to allow residents a chance to state their goals and priorities to address various needs throughout the city over the next five years.

Teenager recovering after bus accident

The 13-year-old boy that was hit by a Caddo school bus on Friday is expected to make a full recovery. The accident happened last Friday in the 2800 Block of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

Two arrested for going on shopping spree with counterfeit checks

Investigators with Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force arrested a Haughton man and Shreveport woman for spending thousands of dollars with counterfeit checks to purchase several items at several retail locations.

1 dead in Webster Co. single-vehicle crash

One person is dead after a Wednesday morning single-vehicle crash.

US Senate votes down Toomey-Manchin Gun Bill

In a major defeat for supporters of tougher gun laws, the U.S. Senate on Wednesday defeated a compromise proposal to expand background checks on firearms sales.

Vivian man arrested in morning drug raid

A Vivian man was jailed on Tuesday following a drug investigation by the Caddo-Shreveport Narcotics Task Force, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator and Police Chief Willie Shaw.

Shreveport man arrested for rape, sexual battery of juveniles

The Caddo Sheriff’s Office has obtained an arrest warrant for a man wanted for rape and sexual battery involving juveniles, said Sheriff Steve Prator.