Shreveport Police Chief Ben Raymond admits he made mistakes in how he handled the case of Tommie McGlothen Jr. who died while in police custody. Raymond has told the Shreveport City Council "I absolutely made mistakes in this investigation. I should have put the officers on leave earlier.
The past 10 years has seen a decline in serious crimes like, homicide, rape, armed robbery, assault, and battery. With a few spikes here and there the decline seems to be steady. Chief Ben Raymond joined the conversation on Robert & Erin and was very receptive to tough questions.