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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Bossier City Mosquito Control Season Underway

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As the temperatures rise in Louisiana so do mosquito populations. Today, Bossier City’s Department of Public Works is beginning its yearly mosquito control efforts to reduce the possible threat of the West Nile virus and other mosquito borne diseases. Thr...

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Posted on: April 21, 2021

Bossier City Police Charge Man with First Degree Murder In Shooting, Crash Death

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Bossier City Police detectives served a warrant for 30-year-old Demetrius McCoy of Bossier City, LA, on the charge of first degree murder. Detectives obtained the warrant following the investigation into the shooting and vehicle crash that killed 29-year-...

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Hours of Operation Change at Bossier City Recycling Center

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The City of Bossier City announces a change in the hours of operation at the Bossier City Recycling Center located at 3301 Old Shed Road. The new hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to noon (...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Bossier City Police Department Recognized for Case Work

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The Shreveport-Bossier Sports Commission made a presentation to the Bossier City Police Department during the Bossier City council meeting Tuesday, April 6, 2021. The award recognized Police Chief Shane McWilliams and the Bossier City Police Department fo...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Bossier City Water Distribution with the National Guard.

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Bossier City and National Guard Continue to Distribute Bottled Water...

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

City of Bossier City Announces Website, Mobile App Redesign

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The City of Bossier City announces the launch of its redesigned website. The newly updated site rolled out December 21, 2020. The redesign of www.bossiercity.org gives users more direct access to features such as news alerts, paying bills, notifications, ...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Hamilton Road Closure Begins January 14, 2021

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Hamilton Road between Cox Street and Green Streets will be closed to all traffic, both vehicular and pedestrian, beginning Thursday, January 14, 2021. Hamilton Road between Barksdale Boulevard and East Texas Street, US Highway 80, will be closed to all th...

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Posted on: December 10, 2020

Brookshire Grocery Co. Partners with City of Bossier City for Naming of Bossier City Arena

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TYLER, Texas, Dec. 10, 2020 – Brookshire Grocery Company (BGC) and City of Bossier City are excited to announce that BGC has purchased naming rights of the Bossier City Arena to be known as the Brookshire Grocery Arena. Mayor Lo Walker made the announceme...

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Posted on: December 16, 2020

Bossier City Council Commends Responding Agencies for Outstanding Management of Critical Incident

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Bossier City Mayor Lorenz “Lo” Walker joined the Bossier City Council in commending all responding public safety agencies for the outstanding job that was done Thursday, December 3, 2020, ending a standoff with an armed man professionally and peacefully. ...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

Women Veterans Monument Unveiled on Veterans Day

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On Veterans Day, November 11, 2020, the City of Bossier City joined the Women Veterans of the Ark La Tex on the grounds of the city municipal complex for the unveiling of the first monument in the southern United States honoring women veterans from all fi...

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Posted on: November 17, 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, ASM Global General Manager of CenturyLink Center.

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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 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 5, 2021

Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month - May 2021

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Bossier City Mayor Lorenz Walker joins once again with the American Bikers Active Towards Education (A.B.A.T.E.) of Louisiana to proclaim the month of May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month in Bossier City. The proclamation coincides with National Motor...

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Bossier City Mosquito Control Season Underway

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As the temperatures rise in Louisiana so do mosquito populations. Today, Bossier City’s Department of Public Works is beginning its yearly mosquito control efforts to reduce the possible threat of the West Nile virus and other mosquito borne diseases. Thr...

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Hours of Operation Change at Bossier City Recycling Center

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The City of Bossier City announces a change in the hours of operation at the Bossier City Recycling Center located at 3301 Old Shed Road. The new hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to noon (...

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

City of Bossier City Announces Website, Mobile App Redesign

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The City of Bossier City announces the launch of its redesigned website. The newly updated site rolled out December 21, 2020. The redesign of www.bossiercity.org gives users more direct access to features such as news alerts, paying bills, notifications, ...

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Home
Posted on: January 7, 2021

Hamilton Road Closure Begins January 14, 2021

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Hamilton Road between Cox Street and Green Streets will be closed to all traffic, both vehicular and pedestrian, beginning Thursday, January 14, 2021. Hamilton Road between Barksdale Boulevard and East Texas Street, US Highway 80, will be closed to all th...

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Posted on: December 16, 2020

Bossier City Council Commends Responding Agencies for Outstanding Management of Critical Incident

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Bossier City Mayor Lorenz “Lo” Walker joined the Bossier City Council in commending all responding public safety agencies for the outstanding job that was done Thursday, December 3, 2020, ending a standoff with an armed man professionally and peacefully. ...

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Posted on: December 10, 2020

Brookshire Grocery Co. Partners with City of Bossier City for Naming of Bossier City Arena

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TYLER, Texas, Dec. 10, 2020 – Brookshire Grocery Company (BGC) and City of Bossier City are excited to announce that BGC has purchased naming rights of the Bossier City Arena to be known as the Brookshire Grocery Arena. Mayor Lo Walker made the ...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

Women Veterans Monument Unveiled on Veterans Day

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On Veterans Day, November 11, 2020, the City of Bossier City joined the Women Veterans of the Ark La Tex on the grounds of the city municipal complex for the unveiling of the first monument in the southern United States honoring women veterans from all fi...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

Bossier City Water Tower Wins People's Choice Tank of the Year

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UPDATED - October 19, 2020

TNEMEC has announced the 2020 Tank of the Year People’s Choice award. Bossier City took the title! Thank you to everyone who voted and shared the link. 

From https://www.tnemec.com/about/tankoftheyear/ :

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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: May 5, 2021

Bossier City Police Department Seeking Jailer Applicants

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The Bossier City Police Department is currently accepting applications for jailers. The starting annual pay for a jailer position is $37,596. After one year on the job, jailer candidates are eligible to receive state supplemental pay of $500 a month. Boss...

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Posted on: April 25, 2021

Fatal Crash on I-20 Under Investigation

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At 5:24 this evening, the Bossier City Police Department and Fire Department responded to a major single vehicle crash in the eastbound lanes of I-20 at Airline Drive. Louisiana State Police Troop G and the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office also r...

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Posted on: April 21, 2021

Bossier City Police Charge Man with First Degree Murder In Shooting, Crash Death

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Bossier City Police detectives served a warrant for 30-year-old Demetrius McCoy of Bossier City, LA, on the charge of first degree murder. Detectives obtained the warrant following the investigation into the shooting and vehicle crash that killed 29-year-...

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Posted on: April 20, 2021

Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force Charges Woman in Puppy Fraud Case

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The Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force arrested a woman for illegal transmission of monetary funds in connection with a puppy scam on Facebook. The theft complaint was made to the Bossier City Police Department. The victim paid a $150.00 deposit for a pu...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Police Department Mourning Off Duty Death of Beloved Officer

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It is with deep sadness that the Bossier City Police Department announces the off-duty death of Officer Rhonda Goodrich, who served as a jailer at the Bossier City jail. Rhonda was killed in a car accident on the night of April 10, 2021 in Smith County, T...

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Posted on: April 10, 2021

Bossier City Police Investigating Shooting, Crash Death

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P3tips mobile appJust before 8:30 p.m. on April 10, 2021, officers responded to a fatal shooting and vehicle crash. Investigators found that the shooting occurred at the intersection of McElroy St. and Evans St. Twenty nine year old Hannah Sheffi...

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Posted on: March 24, 2021

2020 Bossier City Crime Statistics

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The Bossier City Police Department reports its annual crime statistics for 2020 which indicate a slight decrease in overall reported crimes compared to 2019. 

The numbers show reported incidents in the major crime categories of rape, armed robbery...

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Posted on: March 24, 2021

Bossier City Police Seeking Whereabouts of Runaway Juvenile

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The Bossier City Police Department Juvenile Division is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a runaway juvenile. Sixteen year old Camecia Harris ran away from a local juvenile facility on March 9, 2021. She is described as a black female approxi...
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Posted on: December 3, 2020

UPDATE - Bossier City Police Arrest Man for Kidnapping, Aggravated Assault Investigation Ongoing

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12-3-2020 3:29 p.m. UPDATE - Bossier City Police Arrest Man for Kidnapping, Aggravated Assault Investigation Ongoing

At 6:30 a.m. Thursday, December 3, 2020, Bossier City Police responded to I-220 near Shed Road in reference to a call about a possible shoo...

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Posted on: October 27, 2020

Four Arrested in Money Laundering Scheme

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The Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force arrested four people in connection to a money laundering scheme. The investigation began in August when detectives received a complaint of suspicious transactions being made in the Money Center at the Walmart on Air...

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Posted on: October 21, 2020

Additional Charges Filed, Accused Child Molester Held without Bond

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LATEST RELEASE October 21, 2020 Additional Charges Filed, Accused Child Molester Held without Bond

Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department Juvenile Crimes Unit obtained additional arrest warrants for 52-year-old Stacey Glenn Wilhite of Bossier C...

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Posted on: October 15, 2020

Bossier Police Continue to Seek Information on Whereabouts of 17-Year-Old

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Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department’s Juvenile Crimes Division are requesting the public’s continued assistance in locating 17-year-old Kayla Cheyanne Jackson. Kayla left the Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter and ...

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