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Posted on: July 10, 2020

Bossier City Council Recognizes First Responders

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The Bossier City Council unanimously passed a resolution commending Bossier City police and fire first responders for carrying out essential tasks during this unprecedented time of crisis. The resolution was sponsored by each of the seven members of the B...

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Posted on: July 7, 2020

Bossier City Fire Department First in Louisiana To Adopt EleGARD™ Patient Positioning System

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Every year, over 700,000 people in the US suffer a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), and the survival rates are dismal, with only 10.8 percent survival when SCA occurs outside of the hospital, and 24 percent when SCA occurs in hospital.  The Bossier C...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Bossier City Firefighter Recruits Graduate Academy Via Zoom

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The Bossier City Fire Department welcomed eight new firefighters to the ranks Friday. The new firefighters graduated with family and friends during a brief ceremony held online from the Bossier City Fire Training Center.

The cadets began their journey to b...

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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.

The extra suppl...

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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: September 24, 2020

Boil Advisory Issued for Country Place Subdivision

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The City of Bossier City has issued a boil advisory for a small area of Bossier City’s water distribution system that purchases water from Bossier as a bulk water customer.  The advisory is for the Country Place Subdivision and a small ...

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Shed Road Railroad Crossing Closure Extended Due to Weather

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Both the westbound and eastbound lanes of Shed Road at the UP Railroad tracks near Hamilton Road will remain closed for an additional time period due to ongoing bad weather conditions. This section of Shed Rd. will remain closed until excavation and tie i...

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Paying Homage to Our Military - New Images on Arena Basketball Floor

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Expect to see a new patriotic look when attending upcoming basketball games at CenturyLink Center.  “It was time to refurbish our basketball floor after years of use,” says Rebecca Bonnevier...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

Bossier City Council Recognizes First Responders

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The Bossier City Council unanimously passed a resolution commending Bossier City police and fire first responders for carrying out essential tasks during this unprecedented time of crisis. The resolution was sponsored by each of the seven members of the B...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Bossier City Ball Fields Reopen for Practice

Bossier City ball fields will reopen for practice tomorrow, Wednesday, May 27, 2020. Social distancing and other measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 will be in place. Mayor Lorenz “Lo” Walker announced the decision this afternoo...

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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: September 17, 2020

Additional Charges Brought as Other Juvenile Victims Come Forward

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Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department Juvenile Crimes Unit obtained additional arrest warrants for 52-year-old Stacey Glenn Wilhite of Bossier City on two counts of molestation of a juvenile. During the investigation, detectives found evidenc...

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Bossier City Police Arrest Man in Overnight Fatal Shooting

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Bossier City Police detectives arrested 20-year-old Tyler Raymond Squyres of Bossier City for second degree murder in the fatal shooting of 35-year-old Austin Heim of Bossier City.

Police and the Bossier City Fire Department were called to the shooting at ...

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force Warns Residents of Warrant Scam

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The Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force is warning residents about a phone scam in which callers are posing as Bossier City Police Department officials and falsely telling victims that they have an active arrest warrant. In these types of scams the crimin...

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Posted on: September 9, 2020

Detectives Seeking Information on Whereabouts of Young Teen Who Left Home

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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 left her home on Joannes Street in the overnight hours from September 2, 2020 to September 3, 2020...

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Posted on: September 9, 2020

Man Arrested in Bossier City Police Investigation of Stabbing on Yarbrough Street

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Bossier City police were called to a stabbing in the 100 block of Yarbrough Street just after 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Police identified 38 year old Harvis Ray White of Bossier City as a suspect in the case. Through the investigation, dete...

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Posted on: September 3, 2020

Detectives Seeking Information on Young Woman Reported Missing

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This morning around 9:40 a.m., September 3, 2020, the Bossier City Police Department responded to 1920 Alfred Lane in reference to a reported missing person. Detectives are seeking information on the whereabouts of 23-year-old Erica Taylor. Detectives lea...

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Posted on: August 30, 2020

Detectives Seeking Information on Vehicle

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Just prior to 11:00 a.m. this morning, August 30, 2020, the Bossier City Police Department responded to 400 John Wesley Boulevard in reference to a disturbance. Police collected information that an adult black female was possibly involved in an altercatio...

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Posted on: August 26, 2020

Detectives Seeking Information on Whereabouts of Man Reported Missing

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Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department are seeking information on the whereabouts of 47-year-old Kevin Ira Shepard of Bossier City, LA. Shepard was reported missing from his residence on Edgar Street on August 25, 2020.

Shepard is described as ...

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Posted on: August 22, 2020

Bossier City Police Arrest Forth Worth Man In Early Morning Homicide Investigation

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Bossier City Police detectives arrested Garrett Michael Benson of Fort Worth, Texas, following an early morning investigation into a fatal shooting. On August 22, 2020 at 2:17 a.m., officers were called to a domestic disturbance at 777 Margaritaville Way,...

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Posted on: August 13, 2020

Police Seeking Information on Whereabouts of 17-Year-Old Who Left Youth Shelter

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Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department’s Juvenile Crimes Division are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a teen who ran away Saturday afternoon. Seventeen year-old Kayla Cheyanne Jackson left the Johnny Gray Jon...

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Posted on: August 11, 2020

Bossier City Police Continue to Seek Information on 16-Year Old 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 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: August 9, 2020

Bossier City Police Officers Involved in Shooting While Responding to Reported Domestic Disturbance

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At 7:59 p.m. on August 8, 2020, Bossier City Police officers responded to a reported domestic disturbance in the 400 block of Plaza Circle that resulted in an officer involved shooting.

Per agency procedure regarding officer involved shootings, the Bossier...

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Posted on: August 3, 2020

Bossier City Detectives Arrest Man on Sexual Battery Charges Involving Juveniles

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Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department Juvenile Crimes Unit arrested a man on two charges of sexual battery and one count of indecent behavior with juveniles. Stacey Glenn Wilhite, 52 years old, of Bossier City was taken into custody on a warr...

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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Missing 18-Year-Old Located Safe

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UPDATE - August 1, 2020 - Sommer Platt, the 18-year-old that was reported missing yesterday, was located in Angelina County, Texas and is safe. 

ORIGINAL RELEASE - July 31, 2020 - Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department’s Juve...

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Posted on: July 27, 2020

Bossier City Police Investigating Attempted ATM Burglary

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Around 5:00 a.m. this morning, July 27, 2020, the Bossier City Police Department responded to the Chase Bank at 4330 Barksdale Boulevard in reference to an attempted ATM burglary. Officers received information regarding a suspect vehicle on the Arthur Ray...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

CASE UPDATE - Arrest Made in East Texas St. Homicide Investigation

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CASE UPDATE July 24, 2020 - Bossier City Police Department detectives arrested 23-year-old Colton Matthews of Bossier City. Matthews is charged with second degree murder in the shooting of 65-year-old Joe Williams, Jr. of Bossier City. Matthews was booked...

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Posted on: July 17, 2020

Three Vehicle Crash Claims One Life

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At 11:01 a.m. on July 17, 2020, Bossier City police and fire personnel responded to a three vehicle crash at the intersection of East Texas Street and Old Minden Road that ultimately claimed the life of a 50 year old man. The Bossier City Police Accident ...

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Posted on: July 17, 2020

Juvenile Division Detectives Seeking Information on Whereabouts of 15-Year-Old

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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 left her home on Lynchburg Circle in Bossier City.

Fifteen-year-old Trinicia Dudley left her home w...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

Bossier City Council Recognizes First Responders

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The Bossier City Council unanimously passed a resolution commending Bossier City police and fire first responders for carrying out essential tasks during this unprecedented time of crisis. The resolution was sponsored by each of the seven members of the B...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

Juvenile Division Detectives Looking for 16-Year-Old Girl Who Left Home

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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 left her home on Sullivan Street in Bossier City.

Sixteen-year-old Shiress Brown is suspected to be...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Bossier City Police Seek Information on Whereabouts of Teen Who Left Home

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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 left her home on Meadowview Drive overnight.

Sixteen-year-old Nazareth Ramos-Urbina was last seen T...

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Arrest Made in Wednesday Night Homicide

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Just before 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 1, 2020, Bossier City Police responded to multiple calls of a shooting at the Pelican Gardens apartment complex at 1820 East Texas Street. Officers located an unresponsive male inside an apartment with what appeare...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

Bossier City Police Investigating Homicide

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Just before 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 1, 2020, Bossier City Police responded to multiple calls of a shooting at the Pelican Gardens apartment complex at 1820 East Texas Street. Officers located an unresponsive male inside an apartment with what appeare...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Four Vehicle Crash Claims Two Lives on I-20

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Just after 9:00 a.m. this morning, June 11, 2020, Bossier City police and fire personnel responded to a four vehicle crash in the westbound lane of I-20 between I-220 and Industrial Drive near the Louisiana State Police Troop G building.

As westbound traff...

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