Study links gun laws and lower gun mortality

States with the most gun laws experienced a lower overall mortality rate from firearms than did states with the fewest laws, researchers in Boston reported in a study published Wednesday.

Bossier Police investigating double shooting

Bossier Police are investigating a murder-suicide that had take place Wednesday afternoon. At around 4:30 p.m. police and fire crews were called to Texture and Tones Hair Studio and Boutique in the 1600 block of Airline Drive.

Exploring the Marshall Train Depot and Museum

Trains.... From Casey Junior to Carney's, a hot dog shop in a train car, I love them all. That's why I was so excited to hear that Marshall was home to a historic train museum and depot.

Apparent murder-suicide in Bossier City

A commercial section of Bossier City was rocked by an apparent murder-suicide Wednesday afternoon.

Local teen arrested for murder

A local teen is now in police custody following his arrest Wednesday evening.

Shreveport woman mishandles firearm and shoots herself

A Shreveport woman is recovering from injuries this evening after she mishandled a fire arm. Around 5:30 p.m., authorities were called to an accidental shooting on the 200 block of East 66th Street.

10,000 hotel rooms now available

As of today, there are now 10,000 hotel rooms available in the Shreveport and Bossier City areas. Shreveport and Bossier City celebrated its 10,000th hotel room mark this evening with the grand opening of a popular hotel.

Bossier Sheriff's Dept. educates the community about firearms

The Bossier Sheriff’s Office provided a Handgun Safety & Familiarization course to Bossier residents Tuesday evening to help folks learn how to properly handle a weapon.  

Caddo Sheriff to offer Spring Break “CSI Camp”

Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator announced that the Caddo Sheriff’s Office will host a Crime Scene Investigations Camp for 11 and 12 year olds during Spring Break.

Report: North Korea threatens to end armistice

North Korea threatened Tuesday to nullify the armistice agreement that ended the Korean War in 1953, citing U.S.-led international moves to impose new sanctions against it over its recent nuclear test, the North's official news agency KCNA