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Posted on: May 9, 2018

RIVERWOOD APARTMENT FIRE

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A woman and her 2-year old granddaughter escaped unharmed thanks to a working smoke detector after a fire started inside their home Wednesday.

The Bossier City Fire Department responded to that fire just before 11:00 a.m. at a quadplex at the Riverwood Apa...

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

BCFD PERSONNEL RECEIVE HIGH HONORS FROM VFW

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The Louisiana Veterans of Foreign Wars has honored two members of the Bossier City Fire Department for their outstanding service.

Ashton Poole was awarded first place for the Louisiana VFW’s Outstanding Paramedic Award and Joseph Brickner&nbs...

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

NEW FIREFIGHTERS JOIN THE RANKS OF BCFD

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The Bossier City Fire Department added eight new firefighters to its ranks this evening as the newest class of cadets graduated from the BCFD Training Academy during a ceremony at the Bossier Civic Center.   

Fire Chief Brad Zagone admini...

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Posted on: November 27, 2017

JULY 4TH FIREWORKS RULES AND SAFETY TIPS - June 27, 2017

Bossier City Fire Chief Brad Zagone is advising residents to play it safe and follow the law when celebrating the upcoming Independence Day holiday with fireworks.

Under Section 38-294 of Bossier City's Code of Ordinances, fireworks may be sold and dischar...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

WATER BOIL ADVISORY RESCINDED FOR BUSINESSES ON DOCTORS DRIVE AND LANDRY DRIVE

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UPDATE: This boil advisory was rescinded today after tests on water samples came back negative for contaminants.

The City of Bossier City has issued a water boil advisory for a small area of Bossier City.  The advisory includes businesses...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

BOSSIER CITY PUBLIC SWIMMING POOLS TO OPEN FOR SUMMER

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Bossier City’s public swimming pools are scheduled to open for the summer on Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 12 p.m. The summer hours of operations at each pool will be as follows:

Shed Road Pool - 4208 Shed Road

  • Monday through Friday 12 p.m. &ndash...
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Posted on: May 23, 2018

JUNE 11, 2018 REGULAR MPC MEETING RESCHEDULED

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Please be advised that due to unforeseen circumstances, the June 11, 2018 regular meeting of the Bossier Metropolitan Planning Commission has been rescheduled for June 25, 2018. The meeting will take place beginning at 3 p.m. in the Bossier City Council c...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

CITY OFFICES TO CLOSE 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 28, 2018 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 14, 2018

CLICK OR TICKET

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The Bossier City Police Department is joining law enforcement agencies across Louisiana and the nation over the next three weeks in taking part in the seatbelt enforcement campaign “Click It or Ticket.”    

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

REGISTRATION UNDERWAY FOR 2018 BPAR YOUTH FOOTBALL SEASON

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Registration is now underway for the Bossier City Parks and Recreation Department’s 2018 Youth Football season for ages 5 through 12. The deadline to register is July 18, 2018 with season play scheduled to start on September 8, 2018.

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

BOSSIER CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT HIRING OFFICERS

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The Bossier City Police Department is currently accepting applications for police officers. The starting pay for this position is $35,196 per year. Candidates become eligible to receive state supplemental pay of an additional $500 per month after they com...

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

BCFD PERSONNEL RECEIVE HIGH HONORS FROM VFW

Ashton Poole, Ken Koval and Joseph Brickner

The Louisiana Veterans of Foreign Wars has honored two members of the Bossier City Fire Department for their outstanding service.

Ashton Poole was awarded first place for the Louisiana VFW’s Outstanding Paramedic Award and Joseph Brickner&nbs...

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Posted on: January 26, 2018

BOSSIER CITY BEST PLACE TO LIVE IN LOUISIANA

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Bossier City selected best place to live in LA

Population: 65,034Projected Job Growth: 5.77%Median Household Income: $47,051

In Money magazine’s just released “Best Place to Live in Every State” list, Bossier City ranked the best place to live in Louisiana....

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

WEMPLE ROAD CONSTRUCTION

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Work on widening a portion of Wemple Road at the intersection of
Airline Drive began this week to transform the roadway from two lanes to twolanes with a middle turn lane.

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

WOMAN ARRESTED AFTER STEALING CAR AND LEADING POLICE ON A PURSUIT

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Bossier City police arrested a woman Friday morning after she stole a car at a local convenience store and then led officers on a pursuit.

Laura Dann Perez-Rosa, 36, of Avinger, Texas faces multiple criminal charges including theft of a motor vehicle, aggr...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

FOUR CHARGED IN RECENT VEHICLE BURGLARIES AND VEHICLE THEFTS

An investigation by the Bossier City Police Department’s Property Crimes Unit into several recent vehicle burglaries and two stolen vehicle cases has resulted in detectives securing warrants for the arrest of four individuals.

Those warrants charge the fol...

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Posted on: May 21, 2018

SIMPLE TIPS CAN HELP PREVENT VEHICLE BURGLARIES AND THEFTS

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A series of vehicle burglaries and vehicle thefts in Bossier City has Property Crimes detectives on the lookout for suspects and reminding residents that a few simple tips can help prevent them from becoming victims of similar crimes.

Over the past several...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

BOSSIER CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT HIRING OFFICERS

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The Bossier City Police Department is currently accepting applications for police officers. The starting pay for this position is $35,196 per year. Candidates become eligible to receive state supplemental pay of an additional $500 per month after they com...

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Posted on: January 26, 2018

2017 CRIME STATS

The Bossier City Police Department today released its annual crime stats for 2017 which indicate a decrease in overall reported crimes compared to 2016.

The numbers show reported incidents in the major crime categories of burglaries, aggravated assaults an...

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Posted on: January 22, 2018

MAN ARRESTED FOR MURDER IN CHILD'S DEATH

A Bossier City man is in custody after being arrested on a murder charge in connection with the death of toddler.

Members of the U.S. Marshal’s Fugitive Task Force arrested Jacoby Wayne Davis, 34, of Bossier City Friday on a warrant charging him ...

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Posted on: November 27, 2017

FOUR ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH MULTIPLE VEHICLE BURGLARIES - October 13, 2017

An investigation by the Bossier City Police Department's Property Crimes Unit into several recent vehicle burglaries and a related auto theft has resulted in the arrests of four suspects on criminal charges. The crimes occurred over the past few weeks in ...

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Posted on: November 27, 2017

JACQUELYN STREET MURDER ARREST - October 16, 2017

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Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department's Violent Crimes Unit arrested Nathan Wayne Smith, 23, of Shreveport Monday on a warrant charging him with second degree murder for the death of Carl Michael Foster, 68, of Bossier City. Foster's body was...

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