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Slain Postal Worker Named by Coroner

Slain Postal Worker Named by Coroner

A U.S. Postal Service worker shot and mortally wounded in Shreveport’s South Highlands neighborhood Saturday morning has been named by the Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office. Antonio Williams, 52, of Shreveport, was shot while making deliveries in the 1100 block of Dudley...

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Teen To Be Tried As Adult In Attempted Homicide Case

Teen To Be Tried As Adult In Attempted Homicide Case

Caddo Parish District Attorney James E. Stewart Sr. has decided to prosecute a Shreveport teenager as an adult in Caddo District Court in connection with an attempted homicide earlier this year. The decision to prosecute follows a hearing June 12, in which Caddo...

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Jackson Street Shooting Victim Named

Jackson Street Shooting Victim Named

A man mortally wounded in a shooting in Shreveport's Queensborough neighborhood late Wednesday, June 12, 2019, has been named by the Caddo Parish Coroner's office. Derek White, 34, of the 3500 block of Jackson Street, was shot several times around 7:15 p.m. in the...

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Double Murder Trial Underway in Caddo Court

Double Murder Trial Underway in Caddo Court

A man accused of killing two people in 2016 is on trial in Caddo District Court this week. Jerry Jackson, 52, of Shreveport, faces mandatory life in prison, with no possibility of parole, probation or suspension of sentence if convicted of the second-degree murder...

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Coroner Names I-220 Collision Victim

Coroner Names I-220 Collision Victim

A man killed in a motor vehicle collision on Interstate 220 Sunday, June 9, 2019, has been named by the Caddo Parish Coroner's office. Calvin W. Baker Jr., 42, of Shreveport, was mortally injured in the collision that occurred in the westbound lanes near the Lakeshore...

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In the News

The First Truckload of Uniforms are Delivered

The First Truckload of Uniforms are Delivered

District Attorney James E. Stewart and Heather Porter Price deliver to Volunteers for Youth Justice the first truckload of “Uniforms for Kids”. District Attorney James E. Stewart thanks the community for the overwhelming response. There is still time for you to drop...

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Uniforms for Kid’s Program

Uniforms for Kid’s Program

DA Stewart and Mark Porter announce on KSLA TV channel 12  “Uniforms for Kids”, a new program where gently used or new uniforms can be donated at any Porters Cleaners location for a free cleaning and distribution to those that need uniforms by the Volunteers for Youth...

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Caddo DA Program Selected as National Model

Caddo DA Program Selected as National Model

The Caddo Parish District Attorney’s Pretrial Diversion Program offers lower-risk defendants to take part in comprehensive rehabilitation. Launched by DA Stewart and Chief Deputy District Attorney Wilbert Pryor, it offers defendants a second chance while holding them...

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