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DA seeks citizen input on death cases

DA seeks citizen input on death cases

The Caddo Parish District Attorney's office asks for citizen assistance as it investigates cases of two citizens who allegedly died while in police custody. The Caddo Parish District Attorney received investigatory files from the Shreveport Police Department late...

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Teens face attempted murder charges

Teens face attempted murder charges

A trio of Shreveport teens face charges of attempted second-degree murder following a criminal attack that occurred in early May. Probable cause was found Monday, June 1, 2020, by Caddo Parish Juvenile Court Judge Ree Casey-Jones for attempted second-degree murder, as...

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PHASE 1 RE-OPENING

PHASE 1 RE-OPENING

Our first week of the new normal at the Caddo Parish Courthouse, caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, has come to what I would deem a successful end. However, there was a limited court schedule this week, so there will be significantly more hearings...

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DA seeks citizen input on death cases

Caddo Grand Jury returns five true bills

The Grand Jury of Caddo Parish returned five indictments against six men on May 19, 2020. Wesley Harper III, 31, of Princeton, was indicted on a charge of second-degree murder, in connection with the slaying of Robert Dehn. Hotel worker Dehn, 78, was beaten during a...

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Caddo District Court announces reopening steps

Caddo District Court announces reopening steps

Caddo Parish District Court has announced initial steps toward reopening, effective Monday, May 18, 2020. The precautions ordered emphasize the importance of maintaining space between people, wearing masks and screening people entering the courthouse. First, people...

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In the News

DISTRICT ATTORNEY OFFICE IS STILL AT WORK

DISTRICT ATTORNEY OFFICE IS STILL AT WORK

During this national emergency, I want you to know that your District Attorney Office is still at work. I ask that we all follow the recommendations of the Center for Disease Control and the  orders of the Governor as we fight to end the spread of Coronavirus and...

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Teens face attempted murder charges

Shreveporter pleads guilty to manslaughter

A Shreveport man pleaded guilty in Caddo District Court to manslaughter Monday, September 9, 2019, even as jurors were being selected for his second-degree murder trial. When Darell Lamont Bell, 24, returns to District Judge Craig Marcotte's courtroom November 19,...

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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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