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Authorities cracking down on DWI's in Webster Parish

In an effort to combat impaired driving in our area, Louisiana State Police Troop G with the assistance of the Webster Parish Sheriff’s Office plans to conduct a DWI checkpoint on Friday, June 15, 2012, from approximately 11:00 p.m.

Governor Jindal signs bills into law

BATON ROUGE – Today, Governor Bobby Jindal announced he has signed bills passed by the Legislature into law, bringing the total number of bills signed for the 2012 Regular Legislative Session to 817 bills.

‘The Butler’ sets up in Big Easy with mega-star cast

NEW ORLEANS, LA — The next big blockbuster hit has set up shop in the Big Easy. Along with an interesting plot, the film is chock full of mega-celebrities, including one of the richest women in the world.

Blanchard man arrested for sex crimes with children

A Blanchard man was arrested Wednesday for sex crimes involving juveniles over 10 years ago, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Teen consequences program scheduled for June

The Caddo Sheriff’s Office and Judge Scott Crichton will present “Don’t Let This Be You,” a program for teens illustrating the serious legal consequences of criminal behavior.

Caddo Sheriff's Office offers specialized driver training to churches and non-profits

Drivers who operate passenger vans for churches and non-profit organizations can now receive specialized training in the safe handling of their vehicle, said Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator.

Man arrested for duct taping young boy, locking him in trunk

LAKE CHARLES, LA — A 19 year old man is locked up tonight after admitting to duct taping the hands, feet and mouth of a 12 year old boy and then locking him in the trunk of a car.

Sex offender for crimes against children gets 120 years in jail

LAKE CHARLES, LA — A Louisiana man was sentenced to 120 years in prison for sex offenses against juveniles that spans decades.

Hit-and-run suspect turns self in to Shreveport police

The man police believe struck and killed a pedestrian this morning in east Shreveport has surrendered to authorities.

Summer 2012 is BPCC's highest summer enrollment

Bossier Parish Community College’s summer 2012 enrollment reached 2,851, an increase of 4.6% over summer 2011, and marks the 4th consecutive “summer” with record enrollment in the school’s history.