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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Local College, Mall Donate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) To Bossier City Fire Dept, Hospital

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Through coordinating efforts led by the Bossier Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, a local college and mall have donated personal protective equipment to the Bossier City Fire Department and hospitals in Bossier.

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Bossier City Attains Class 1 Fire Protection Rating

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Bossier City has attained a Class 1 fire protection rating following a survey conducted by the Property Insurance Association of Louisiana (PIAL). PIAL evaluates the fire protection capabilities of municipalities and fire districts to determine a Protecti...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

City Offices Closed on Memorial Day

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All Bossier City municipal offices, including those for City Council and City Court, will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2020 in observance of Memorial Day.

Residential trash pickup routes will not be affected as a result of the holiday. Monday’s s...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Bossier City Civic Center Open for Business

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In his weekly update, Mayor Walker says, “Our Civic Center is available and open….We are wide open for business and will entertain your requests.” Bossier City Fire Chief Zagone shares some details on plans for events to be ...

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Bossier City Parks Partially Reopened for Walkers, Joggers, Tennis

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Effective immediately, Bossier City Parks are reopened for walking, jogging, and tennis. Playgrounds and basketball courts remain closed. In consultation with the Bossier City Council, Mayor Walker announced the decision this afternoon. The reopening will...

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Posted on: May 18, 2020

Bossier City Council Meetings Reopen to Public, Social Distancing in Place

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Bossier City Council meetings will reopen to the public tomorrow. The regular Bossier City Council Meeting will be held Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 3:00 p.m.

Occupancy for the Council Chamber is limited to 25% or 52 people total. Temperature checks will be gi...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Bossier City Hall, City Buildings Reopen May 18, 2020

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The Bossier City Municipal Complex at 620 Benton Road will reopen Monday, May 18, 2020 along with other City buildings in accordance with Phase One guidelines from federal and state governments. Bossier City parks and playgrounds will remain closed.

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Watch Bossier City Council Meetings Online

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In accordance with the Governors Proclamation Number JBE 2020-30 – Section 4, any citizen that wishes to observe the Bossier City Council meetings live may do so online at http://bossiercity.org/373/Live-Stream. Any comments on any agenda item, ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

City of Bossier City Encourages Use of Online Services

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A Message to Our Customers - At the City of Bossier City, the health and well-being of our customers, employees, and community is our top priority. We understand the concern and uncertainty that many may be experiencing surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Bossier City Attains Class 1 Fire Protection Rating

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Bossier City has attained a Class 1 fire protection rating following a survey conducted by the Property Insurance Association of Louisiana (PIAL). PIAL evaluates the fire protection capabilities of municipalities and fire districts to determine a Protecti...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Vehicle Burglary Arrests Made, Chief Reminds Residents to Report Suspicious Activity

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The Bossier City Police Department Property Crimes Unit arrested three juveniles in connection to three vehicle burglaries that occurred in the Greenacres area including Douglas Street. Detectives arrested one 16-year-old juvenile male and two 15-year-old...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Juveniles, Parents Arrested in South Bossier Vehicle Burglary Investigations

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During this past weekend, the Bossier City Police Department Property Crimes Unit investigated several vehicle burglaries reported in Golden Meadows. The burglaries involved unlocked vehicles. Detectives have been working to apprehend those responsible. O...

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Applications Now Being Accepted for Reserve Police Officer Academy

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The Bossier City Police Department is now accepting applications for its next reserve police officer academy. The deadline to submit applications is June 26, 2020.

Reserve Police Officers are members of the community who are trained under state requirement...

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

PoliceDepartment Awarded Department of Justice Grant for COVID-19

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The Bossier City Police Department will receive $126,027 in grant funding from the Department of Justice that will contribute to public and officer safety during the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding Program the dep...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

UPDATED - Bossier City Police Investigating Shooting that Injured 10-Year-Old

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UPDATE - May 7, 2020 – Detectives investigating the shooting have determined that a 13-year-old juvenile discharged a handgun injuring the 10-year-old girl. The 13-year-old is the brother of the victim. He is being charged with illegal discharge...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

UPDATED - Arrest Made in Attempted Armed Robbery

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CASE UPDATE - May 14, 2020 - Detectives of the Bossier City Police Department Violent Crimes Unit identified the man who attempted to rob the Money Center of the Walmart on Airline Drive as 77-year-old Ronnie Dean Seymour of Texarkana, Arkansas. Detective...

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Posted on: April 27, 2020

UPDATED - Bossier City Police Investigating Wellbeing of Woman After 911 Call

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UPDATED May 4, 2020 - Lakeesha Ester has been located and is no longer listed as being missing or endangered. 

ORIGINAL RELEASE April 27, 2020 - At 12:30 pm on Monday, April 27th 2020, Bossier City Police responded to a 911 call during which the c...

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Posted on: April 23, 2020

Bossier City Police Seeking Information on Whereabouts of Two Teenagers Who Ran Away

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Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department’s Juvenile Division are requesting the public’s assistance in locating two teenaged girls who ran away. Sixteen-year-old Amyia Nichols and 15-year-old Elisa Davis both of Shreveport, L...

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Bossier City Police Looking for 16-Year-Old Runaway

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Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department’s Juvenile Division are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a teenager who ran away from the Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter on Friday, April 3, 2020.

Sixteen-year-old Kierra...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Vehicle Accident Claims Life of Motorcyclist on Benton Road

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A 30-year-old man from Haughton, LA was killed in a crash involving an SUV and a motorcycle Tuesday evening. The man was riding a motorcycle northbound on Benton Road at Hospital Drive when the driver of an SUV turned left from the southbound lane into th...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force Warns of Phishing Texts in Bossier Parish

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With more aspects of our daily lives moving online to our personal digital devices, the Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force is warning residents about text scams recently reported in Bossier Parish. The Task Force has received reports over the last two da...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Bossier City Crime Statistics 2019

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The Bossier City Police Department today released its annual crime statistics for 2019 which indicate a slight increase in overall reported crimes compared to 2018.

Bossier City Police answered 106,780 calls for service in 2019.

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Four Arrested in Scott Street Homicide

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At 10:10 pm, Bossier City Police officers and Fire Department personnel responded to a call of a shooting in the 2100 block of Scott Street. Police located 18-year-old Xavier Jackson of Bossier City with a gunshot wound to the abdominal area. Jackson was ...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Bossier City Police Arrest Three in Overnight Homicide Investigation

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RELEASED 2-11-2020 2:54 p.m. This morning around 7:00 am, Bossier City Police detectives arrested 18-year-old Raymond Henry of Bossier City and a 15-year-old juvenile female from Shreveport on the charge of second degree murder. The juvenile is a...

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Detectives Seeking Information on Whereabouts of Missing Man

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Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department are seeking information on the whereabouts of 48-year-old Garrett Gene Wilson of Bossier City, LA. Wilson was reported missing from his residence on Bluebonnet Drive on January 26, 2020. There has been no...

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Arrest Made in Whittington Street Homicide

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Bossier City Police have arrested 32-year-old Terrence Ted Brown of Burchett Street in Bossier City on a warrant for second degree murder in the shooting death of Kalisca Sheunta Williams. During the course of the investigation, detectives found evidence ...

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Posted on: December 12, 2019

Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force Warns of New Batch of Phishing Texts Reported in Bossier

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The Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force is warning residents about phishing texts reported in the area. The bogus text messages appear to be from the recipients’ bank or credit card company and may even include some of the numbers from their acc...

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