Shreveport Fire Department were dispatched Friday (1/28/22) morning at 4:47AM  to the 4100 block of Tate Street to a reported single-story house fire. Fire Engine 15 was the first fire engine on scene and reported flames and smoke visible from the right side of the structure. Firefighters were able to enter the home through the front door and locate and extinguish the fire.

One occupant was home at the time and was able to escape unharmed. It took the efforts of 21 firefighters—7 fire units, 12 minutes to bring this blaze under control. The fire cause is still under investigation.

If you or someone you know needs a free smoke detector, please contact the Shreveport Fire Department Fire Prevention Bureau at 318-673-6740. There were no injuries reported to firefighters.

Caddo Corrections Bookings for January 21st-23rd

The following are mugshots from Caddo Correctional Center. Some of these inmates are awaiting trial and are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Some of these inmates may have also bonded out at the time of this report.

Highest Paid Shreve Memorial Library Staff Members

This data is from a Public Records Request to the City of Shreveport as of January 1st, 2022.

Great Places in Shreveport Area for a Romantic Valentine's Day Dinner

For some of these great restaurants, you might be too late to get a reservation for Valentine's Day, but you might still find some spots open.