Press Releases

Caddo DA to Appeal Light Sentence Meted to Teen

Caddo DA to Appeal Light Sentence Meted to Teen

Caddo Parish District Attorney James E. Stewart Sr. plans to appeal a light sentence given to a teen Wednesday, February 13, 2019, in Caddo Juvenile Court in the case of an admitted violent crime against an elderly couple in late 2018. Defendant Antonio Bernard Smith,...

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Shreveporter Convicted in 2017 Rape

Shreveporter Convicted in 2017 Rape

A Shreveport man accused of raping a woman in the summer of 2017 was convicted Wednesday, February 13, 2019, in Caddo District Judge Katherine Dorroh's courtroom. The seven-man, five-woman jury deliberated about an hour before returning with a unanimous verdict that...

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Shreveport Man Guilty of Drug, Weapons Charges

Shreveport Man Guilty of Drug, Weapons Charges

A Shreveport man accused of attempting to sell methamphetamine and carrying a weapon despite being a felon was convicted Tuesday, February 12, 2019, in Caddo District Court. Jurors in Caddo District Judge Erin Leigh Waddell Garrett's courtroom deliberated only 25...

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Local Teen Sentenced to Juvenile Life

Local Teen Sentenced to Juvenile Life

A Shreveport teen admitted to a Caddo Juvenile Court judge Tuesday, February 5, 2019, that he committed an armed robbery in late December. Jeremiah Jamar Foster, 16, had been charged with beating and robbing the victim at knifepoint near the Family Dollar Store at...

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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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