Child recovered, 33 arrested in ArkLaTex as part of FBI’s Operation Cross Country VIII

SHREVEPORT-BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - A nationwide operation by the FBI to address commercial child sex trafficking led to the recovery of 167 children who were being victimized through prostitution and dozens of arrests. Three of the children were found in Louisiana, where 16 pimps and 75 prostitutes were also arrested. The operation included […]

Child recovered, 33 arrested in ArkLaTex as part of FBI’s Operation Cross Country VIII

SHREVEPORT-BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - A nationwide operation by the FBI to address commercial child sex trafficking led to the recovery of 167 children who were being victimized through prostitution and dozens of arrests. Three of the children were found in Louisiana, where 16 pimps and 75 prostitutes were also arrested. The operation included […]

Child recovered, 33 arrested in ArkLaTex as part of FBI’s Operation Cross Country VIII

SHREVEPORT-BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - A nationwide operation by the FBI to address commercial child sex trafficking led to the recovery of 167 children who were being victimized through prostitution and dozens of arrests. Three of the children were found in Louisiana, where 16 pimps and 75 prostitutes were also arrested. The operation included […]

Child recovered, 33 arrested in ArkLaTex as part of FBI’s Operation Cross Country VIII

SHREVEPORT-BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - A nationwide operation by the FBI to address commercial child sex trafficking led to the recovery of 167 children who were being victimized through prostitution and dozens of arrests. Three of the children were found in Louisiana, where 16 pimps and 75 prostitutes were also arrested. The operation included […]

Basic training for school cops in Bossier City

BOSSIER CITY, La. (AP) – School resource officers from around Louisiana are getting basic training this week in Bossier City. Lt. Bill Davis, a Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office spokesman, says 28 officers from parishes including East Baton Rouge, DeSoto and Natchitoches are participating. He says subjects being taught by Calcasieu Parish Commander […]

Shreveport man charged in Bossier motel armed robbery

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - Police have arrested a Shreveport man in connection with an armed robbery earlier this week at a Bossier City motel. The U.S. Marshal’s Violent Offenders Task Force arrested 35-year-old Lamar Jose Sheppard at his home Wednesday. Sheppard is charged with armed robbery with use of a firearm. Police […]

Shreveport man charged in Bossier motel armed robbery

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - Police have arrested a Shreveport man in connection with an armed robbery earlier this week at a Bossier City motel. The U.S. Marshal’s Violent Offenders Task Force arrested 35-year-old Lamar Jose Sheppard at his home Wednesday. Sheppard is charged with armed robbery with use of a firearm. Police […]

Bossier City Council approves restrictions on RV parking

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - Bossier City residents have 90 to make sure their ATV’s, boats and RV’s are out of the yard now that lawmakers have minted an ordinance making it illegal. On Tuesday, the Bossier City Council approved the ordinance, which backers said will help keep neighborhoods looking good and property values […]

Masked suspects steal money from Bossier City Snappy Scrubs

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - Two masked suspects robbed a car wash early Tuesday morning in Bossier City. Police said about 6:30 a.m. an employee at the Snappy Scrubs Car Wash in the 1900 block of Benton Road was getting ready to open shop when two suspects came into the office and robbed him at […]

Man visiting Bossier City Casino stabbed after argument

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - A Texas man visiting a Bossier City casino ended his night with a trip to the hospital after he was stabbed in the back. Bossier City Police say the 22-year-old victim was part of a group visiting Margaritaville Casino from Canton, Texas. Around 10:30 Sunday night, the victim […]

Parking restrictions proposed in Bossier City

BOSSIER CITY, La. (AP) – A councilman wants to restrict parking of boat trailers and recreational vehicles to driveways at homes in Bossier City. KSLA-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1jtbmXS ) the proposal by City Councilman David Montgomery would make it illegal to park them on sidewalks or in front or side yards. The council […]

Man charged in Mother’s Day killings transported to Bossier Parish

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - The man police say killed two Bossier City mothers is headed back to the Ark-La-Tex Wednesday evening. Authorities say 26-year-old Brandon Butler will be booked into the Bossier Maximum Security Facility in Plain Dealing in about an hour. Butler was arrested in Bogalusa, Louisiana on Saturday, one week […]

LSUS HOLDS SPRING COMMENCEMENT

LSUS HOLDS SPRING COMMENCEMENT May 19, 2014   The LSU Shreveport Spring Commencement ceremony was held Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 2 p.m. at CenturyLink Center in Bossier City, LA. There were 255 degrees awarded to graduates completing programs in the College of Arts & Sciences, and the College of Business, Education and Human […]

Mother’s Day double murder suspect arrested, released 2 days after murders

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - The man arrested early Saturday morning in connection with the fatal shooting of two women in Bossier City last weekend was arrested on a drug charge and released just two days after the murders. 26-year-old Brandan Santrell Butler of Bossier City was taken into custody again shortly after 2 […]

Suspect in Mother’s Day double murder arrested in Bogalusa

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - A suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with the murders of two women in Bossier City last weekend. 26-year-old Brandan Santrell Butler of Bossier City was taken into custody shortly after 2 a.m. Saturday by authorities in Bogalusa, Louisiana and arrested on a warrant from Bossier City […]

Suspect in Mother’s Day double murder arrested in Bogalusa

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - A suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with the murders of two women in Bossier City last weekend. 26-year-old Brandan Santrell Butler of Bossier City was taken into custody shortly after 2 a.m. Saturday by authorities in Bogalusa, Louisiana and arrested on a warrant from Bossier City […]

Fallen police officers honored during Bossier City memorial ceremony

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - Area law enforcement agencies gathered Thursday in Bossier City to honor police officers who lost their lives in the line of duty. The annual Peace Officers’ Memorial Ceremony is held in conjunction with National Police Week. Officer Matthew Prunty accepted an honor on behalf of his brother the […]

Bossier City police identify 2 killed Sunday

BOSSIER CITY, La. (AP) – Bossier City Police have identified the victims in a double homicide on Mother’s Day. Twenty-four-year-old Jacqueline Beadle and 26-year-old Karyl Cox were found shot to death about 8 a.m. Sunday at their home in Bossier City. KSLA-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1jkfW63 ) Bossier CrimeStoppers is offering a $1,000 reward […]

Two Bossier City women slain in Mother’s Day murders

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - Two Bossier City mothers are dead this Mother’s Day, killed in an apparent double homicide Sunday morning. Neighbors say they are surprised something like this would happen in their neighborhood. “I have lived here over two years, over two years. I moved from Flint, Michigan, which is like murder […]

Woman struck in Bossier City parking lot suffers serious head injury

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - A woman suffered a serious head injury Tuesday morning, after being struck in a parking lot of a business on Airline Drive in Bossier City. Bossier City spokesman Mark Natale says police and fire crews were called to the Starbucks in the 1900 block of Airline just before 10 […]

Bossier police recover large amount of pot during arrest

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - Bossier City police made an arrest overnight and seized a large amount of illegal drugs in the process. Kendrick Joseph, 29 of Bossier City was pulled over in a 1996 Pontiac Sunfire he was driving near the intersection of McDade and Barbara streets just before midnight Monday. Police […]

Brain injury meeting draws survivors, caregivers and medical experts to Bossier City

The Brain Injury Association of Louisiana opened its two-day conference Thursday in Bossier City, attracting more than 100 survivors, caregivers, and medical experts.  The opening day presentations will focus on brain and spinal cord injury survivor stories, along with demonstrations of the latest assistive technology, according to association executive director Tommy Lotz. He says there […]

Bossier City student arrested for threatening to harm students

BOSSIER CITY, LA (KSLA) - A Bossier City man has been arrested after police say he made death threats and claimed he was going to blow up his high school. Damian Moon, 18 of the 2400 block of Churchill Drive was arrested Friday and charged with terrorizing after threatening to kill other students and […]