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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: April 9, 2020

COVID-19 Bossier City Video Briefing - April 9, 2020

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Bossier City Mayor Lorenz "Lo" Walker gives an update on COVID-19 preparedness operations and activities. He is joined by Bossier City Police Chief Shane McWilliams and Bossier City Fire Department EMS Chief Jeff Watson.

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

LABI - Coronavirus Help for Businesses

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Please click the following link to LABI’s Website (Louisiana Association for Business and Industry):

https://labi.org/newsroom/combat-coronavirus 

On their website, businesses will find important information about getting help and support...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Reminder to Residents, Non-Essential Businesses About Gathering Limits & Facility Closures

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The success of the Governor’s stay at home proclamation and everyone’s health and safety is dependent upon citizens understanding of and cooperation with the order. The City of Bossier City reminds residents and business owners/manager...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Bossier City Announces Facility Closures & Customer Service Changes

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The City of Bossier City announces the closure of facilities and customer service changes due to the declared COVID-19 public health emergency. In keeping with the state’s emergency stay at home proclamation, the Bossier City Municipal Complex w...

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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: March 16, 2020

Bossier City Parks & Recreation Department Announces Facility Closures

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The Bossier City Parks and Recreation Department announces the closure of certain facilities due to the declared COVID-19 public health emergency. In keeping with current Centers for Disease Control guidelines limiting gatherings, all City recreation cent...

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Posted on: July 25, 2019

City & Partner, SMG, to Seek Proposals for Arena Naming Rights

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Mayor Lorenz Walker announces that the City of Bossier City will be publicizing a Request for Proposal for naming rights of their arena currently named CenturyLink Center.

CenturyLink notified the City of Bossier and SMG that the company does not have plan...

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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: April 16, 2019

Bossier City Announces New Mobile App

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Get push notifications on the latest
news and special alerts specific to Bossier City. The Bossier City free mobile appis now available for download.

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access to features of the city’s website including the ne...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Bossier City Receives Veteran-Friendly Designation from National Retirement Magazine

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Bossier City has been named a top retirement destination and veteran-friendly city in an article featured in the latest edition of Where to Retire magazine. In the May/June 2019 issue, Bossier City is profiled in an article titled “8 Veteran-Fri...

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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.

The numbers show reported in...

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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 30, 2020

Detectives Investigating Shooting, Injury on Honeysuckle Lane

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Bossier City Police detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred at a residence in the 5000 block of Honeysuckle Lane. Dispatchers received the initial call from the residence at 3:30 am. Dispatchers then received additional calls that gun shots ...

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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

Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force Warns of Recent Trend in Text Scams

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The Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force is warning residents about a trend in text scams recently reported in Bossier Parish. The text messages are disguised as delivery notifications from companies such as Amazon and FedEx but have bogus website...

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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 20, 2019

Police Seeking Information on Whereabouts of Three Runaway Juveniles

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Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department’s Juvenile Crimes Division are requesting the public’s assistance in locating four teenagers who ran away from the Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter Monday evening. The juveniles left th...

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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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Posted on: December 6, 2019

Bossier City Police Apprehend Armed Robbery Suspects, Recover Stolen Cash

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On December 5, 2019, at 9:08 pm, Bossier City Police officers responded to an armed robbery of Little Caesars in the 2300 block of E. Texas Street. Officers converged on the area and located the suspect vehicle near the Benton Spur and Old Minden Road. Af...

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