The first Crime Stoppers program in the US began in 1978 in Albuquerque, N.M., and by 1981 a pilot program to report crime was developed with the support of a handful of volunteers serving as board members who would unknowingly play a part of local and global history.
“So far, we’ve helped coordinate penning and moving approximately 100 cows and calves to higher ground in Bossier Parish. We’ve also helped coordinate the rescue of four horses out of flood water and to a safer area in Haughton, La.,” said Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain, D.
— Eleven people were evacuated from the Greenway Apartments and taken to Cowboy Church for shelter. Caddo deputies and fire districts also evacuated single-family homes in the 700 block of Self Road in Belcher, 11039 Colt Trail and at the end of Riding Club Lane (marine rescue) in south Caddo.
On the morning of March 10, agents rescued 84 people and two dogs including 44 people in Ouachita Parish, 20 people in Vernon Parish, 10 people in Morehouse Parish, eight people and two dogs in Caddo Parish and two people in Sabine Parish..
Lt. Bill Davis, public information officer for the Bossier Sheriff’s Office, said, “I haven’t talked to the sheriff about it. Somebody brought it to my attention the other day to see if this is an idea we might want to look at.”.
Police investigators who responded to the crash say the Acura driven by Diggs was headed south on Hilry Huckaby when he lost control of the vehicle, which went into the northbound lane and crashed into the Sonic driven by Brasher..
According to authorities, on or about Friday, Jan. 15, in the early morning hours, two to three persons using both a boat and truck with a trailer broke into a camp house located on the north shore of Caddo Lake (Potter’s Point) in Caddo Parish, near the Texas-Louisiana state line.
Auxiliary deputies supplement full-time Caddo sheriff’s deputies by volunteering their services to the Sheriff’s Office in a non-enforcement capacity. Graduates are required to complete 72 hours of classroom instruction and 40 hours on patrol with a full-time deputy.
United States Attorney for the Western District of Louisiana Stephanie A. Finley and the Project Safe Neighborhoods Task Force announced that the Department of Justice, the Office of Justice Programs and the Bureau of Justice Assistance is seeking...