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    DARE officers adapt curriculum to include social media, active shooter discussions

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    SPD Sgt. Alan Crump says DARE's fundamentals have stayed the same, but topics change over time. More>>

    Reward offered in Sabine Parish murder Video included

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    The Crime Stoppers of Sabine has announced the cash reward to anyone providing information leading to an arrest and filing of criminal charges in the murder of James Paul Green whose charred remains were discovered in his burned Fisher home on July 18. More>>

    Suspect faces charges in Shreveport robbery investigation

    Calvin Youngblood, 55 Calvin Youngblood, 55
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    A local man accused of robbery is jailed following his arrest by Shreveport Police Monday evening. More>>

    One dead after Shreveport home invasion early Monday morning Video included

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     One man is dead, and his roommate is talking to police about what he says happened on Holly St. near East Kings Highway. More>>

    Shreveport man arrested on warrant following domestic incident

    Michael Payne, 37 Michael Payne, 37
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    A local man has been arrested in connection with a domestic incident occurring earlier this month. More>>

    Thieves caught on cam robbing Shreveport tattoo parlor

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    Shreveport Police need your help to locate a trio of suspects accused of robbing a local tattoo parlor last week. More>>

    Several arrested during Caddo, Shreveport drug investigations

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    Sheriff Steve Prator and Police Chief Willie Shaw announced the arrests of several people on drug charges following investigations in Caddo Parish and the City of Shreveport. More>>

    One person seriously injured following early morning shooting in Shreveport Video included

    (Photo source: KTBS 3 News) (Photo source: KTBS 3 News)
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    One person is seriously injured, following an early morning shooting in the Mooretown area of Shreveport. More>>

    Keithville man sentenced to 60 months for firearm warehouse theft

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    A Keithville man was sentenced Thursday to 60 months in prison and three years of supervised release for his part in stealing firearms from a Shreveport warehouse. More>>

    Caddo Sheriff's officials searching for armed robbery suspects Video included

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    Caddo Parish Sheriff's officials are searching for two men who allegedly robbed a north Shreveport restaurant early Saturday morning. More>>

    Officials: Counterfeit money passed at local businesses in Hope, AR Video included

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    A rash of "funny money" being passed around town.That's what officials in Hope, AR say they're dealing with right now, and they want residents to be aware.“While certainly the types of incidents reported to HPD that involve counterfeit currency do not pose a serious threat to our local economy, none the less, over the past two months, HPD has seen a significant rise in the cases reported,” said Hope Police Chief JR Wilson.Officials say, over a 41 day period, police seized 16 counterfeit bills... More>>

    Sabine homicide victim identified

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    James Paul Green, 50, of Fisher, was positively identified today as the victim of homicide in Sabine Parish. More>>

    Six arrested, one at large after federal cocaine conspiracy indictments Video included

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    A two-year-long undercover investigation has resulted in the seizure of more than $517,000 in cash and seven people being charged for conspiracy to distribute cocaine, firearm violations, and other related drug charges in parishes across north Louisiana. More>>

    Shreveport Police: One man dead after possible drug deal gone wrong

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    Shreveport Police are investigating shooting at this hour.  More>>

    Citizen leads to capture of three suspected burglars

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    A trio of suspected burglars is behind bars this morning following their alleged ties to multiple vehicle burglaries in east Shreveport. More>>

    Inside Shreveport's Municipal Fire & Police Civil Service Board Video included

    Shreveport's Civil Service Board Shreveport's Civil Service Board
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    It may be one of the most interesting public meetings you've never heard of. More>>

    Police believe 1997 Shreveport homicide linked to California massacre Video included

    Purvis Herd Purvis Herd
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    Do you know who killed Jesse Ball on Shreveport's Fulton St. in April 1997? More>>

    Suspect wanted for Bossier City home invasion arrested

    Brandonlyn Campbell, 25 / Photo courtesy of BCPD Brandonlyn Campbell, 25 / Photo courtesy of BCPD
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     Brandonlyn Campbell, 25, was arrested Tuesday by detectives with the Bossier City Police Department’s Violent Crimes Unit.  More>>

    Early morning shooting in Shreveport injures two people Video included

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    An early morning shootout in a Shreveport's Queensborough neighborhood sends two people to the hospital. It happened shortly after 2 a.m. Sunday morning.  More>>

    1966 Ford Mustang yields nearly 80 pounds of pot

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    A 1966 Ford Mustang has been seized and the driver arrested after border officers in West Texas found nearly 80 pounds of marijuana hidden under the front fenders. More>>

    Murder occurred during home invasion

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    Dion Laonadre Lewis was in Shreveport court today for further proceedings on a first degree murder charge. More>>

    Drug possession lands Texarkana woman behind bars

    Cynthia Stone Cynthia Stone
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    A Texarkana woman is behind bars. Cynthia Stone was arrested Friday afternoon following a search of her residence. More>>

    Shooting suspect wanted

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    Authorities have obtained a search warrant for a suspect wanted for allegedly shooting a man earlier this week in Shreveport. More>>

    Man charged in Bossier City's first homicide of the year

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    Bossier City police have arrested and charged a man they believe is responsible for Saturday's early-morning homicide. More>>

    Man arrested for rape of child

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    Caddo sheriff's deputies arrested a Shreveport man for sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl, said Sheriff Steve Prator. More>>

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    • KTBS 3 Investigation finds low levels of chlorine in Shreveport's public pools

      KTBS 3 Investigation finds low levels of chlorine in Shreveport's public pools

      Sunday, July 27 2014 10:00 PM EDT2014-07-28 02:00:13 GMT
      National data from the CDC reveals one in eight pool inspections found serious violations that threatened public health and safety and resulted in immediate closure. Pretty gross, right? 
      National data from the CDC reveals one in eight pool inspections found serious violations that threatened public health and safety and resulted in immediate closure. Pretty gross, right? 
    • Overton Brooks' Patient's appointment cancellation causes concern

      Overton Brooks' Patient's appointment cancellation causes concern

      Friday, July 11 2014 2:28 PM EDT2014-07-11 18:28:29 GMT
      We've been told by many veterans that they receive quality care at the V.A. hospital in Shreveport. But for some getting an appointment to see their caregivers is the challenge. According to our V.A., they do not have a problem getting patients seen quickly - and the numbers they report echo that conclusion. We’ve uncovered concerns, however, over how their numbers look so good - while patients are still waiting to be seen.“Certainly from my viewpoint here, as a veteran, as a physician, the c...
      We've been told by many veterans that they receive quality care at the V.A. hospital in Shreveport. But for some getting an appointment to see their caregivers is the challenge. According to our V.A., they do not have a problem getting patients seen quickly - and the numbers they report echo that conclusion. We’ve uncovered concerns, however, over how their numbers look so good - while patients are still waiting to be seen.“Certainly from my viewpoint here, as a veteran, as a physician, the c...
    • Overton Brooks Patient says V.A. is lying about access to care

      Overton Brooks Patient says V.A. is lying about access to care

      Friday, July 11 2014 2:14 PM EDT2014-07-11 18:14:50 GMT
      So far we've brought you a whistle blower employee, and then, after two weeks of waiting, you heard the official V.A. response. But it's said that there are three sides to every story.“We're not challenged for access at Overton Brooks, we can provide same day access, that's why we're encouraging same day access, that's why we're encouraging veterans to enroll into our system.” Those are the words from Interim Director at Overton Brooks V.A. Medical Center, Toby Mathew, during the news confere...
      So far we've brought you a whistle blower employee, and then, after two weeks of waiting, you heard the official V.A. response. But it's said that there are three sides to every story.“We're not challenged for access at Overton Brooks, we can provide same day access, that's why we're encouraging same day access, that's why we're encouraging veterans to enroll into our system.” Those are the words from Interim Director at Overton Brooks V.A. Medical Center, Toby Mathew, during the news confere...
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    • School bus safety

      School bus safety

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:28:19 GMT

      National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says riding a bus to school is 13 times safer than riding in a passenger vehicle and 10 times safer than walking to school.

      National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says riding a bus to school is 13 times safer than riding in a passenger vehicle and 10 times safer than walking to school.

    • Bossier Master Plan: 60 years later, local officials strive to meet demands of growing parish

      Bossier Master Plan: 60 years later, local officials strive to meet demands of growing parish

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 12:26 AM EDT2014-07-29 04:26:39 GMT
      (Photo source: Erin Buchanan/KTBS 3 News)(Photo source: Erin Buchanan/KTBS 3 News)
      Gasoline was 23 cents a gallon, you could get a home for about $22,000, and a shiny new Ford for under $2,000.
      Gasoline was 23 cents a gallon, you could get a home for about $22,000, and a shiny new Ford for under $2,000.
    • Smoke-free policy coming to Louisiana campuses

      Smoke-free policy coming to Louisiana campuses

      Monday, July 28 2014 10:08 PM EDT2014-07-29 02:08:27 GMT
      This fall, it will be illegal for smokers to light up on any public college campus in Louisiana.
      This fall, it will be illegal for smokers to light up on any public college campus in Louisiana.
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    • New book and retail businesses coming to Bossier

      New book and retail businesses coming to Bossier

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:09 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:09:22 GMT
      A well loved bookstore has closed its doors in Bossier City. Books a Million on Airline Drive is gone but it's being replaced by another book friendly store. 
      A well loved bookstore has closed its doors in Bossier City. Books a Million on Airline Drive is gone but it's being replaced by another book friendly store. 
    • Teen survivors haunted by S. Korean ferry sinking

      Teen survivors haunted by S. Korean ferry sinking

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:07 AM EDT2014-07-29 12:07:06 GMT
      South Korean teenagers who survived April's ferry sinking say they are still haunted by the disaster that killed dozens of their friends.
      South Korean teenagers who survived April's ferry sinking say they are still haunted by the disaster that killed dozens of their friends.
    • Federal court: Virginia marriage is for all

      Federal court: Virginia marriage is for all

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 8:04 AM EDT2014-07-29 12:04:24 GMT
      An appeals court's decision to strike down Virginia's same-sex marriage ban adds to the growing list of decrees on a hot-button issue that will likely end up being decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.
      An appeals court's decision to strike down Virginia's same-sex marriage ban adds to the growing list of decrees on a hot-button issue that will likely end up being decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.
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    • KTBS 3 Storm Team Forecast

      KTBS 3 Storm Team Forecast

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:56 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:56:42 GMT
      KTBS 3 7 Day ForecastKTBS 3 7 Day Forecast

       Here's the 7 Day Forecast.

       Here's the 7 Day Forecast.

    • School bus safety

      School bus safety

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:28:19 GMT

      National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says riding a bus to school is 13 times safer than riding in a passenger vehicle and 10 times safer than walking to school.

      National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says riding a bus to school is 13 times safer than riding in a passenger vehicle and 10 times safer than walking to school.

    • DARE officers adapt curriculum to include social media, active shooter discussions

      DARE officers adapt curriculum to include social media, active shooter discussions

      Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:47 PM EDT2014-07-30 02:47:24 GMT
      SPD Sgt. Alan Crump says DARE's fundamentals have stayed the same, but topics change over time.
      SPD Sgt. Alan Crump says DARE's fundamentals have stayed the same, but topics change over time.
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