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Posted on: June 1, 2018

FIRE CREWS RESCUE PATIENT OFF BILLBOARD

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Bossier City Fire Department personnel put their training to the test Friday morning when they were called to rescue a man off a billboard. 

At approximately 9:00 a.m., firefighters were called to the scene behind the Lacrosse Apartments in the 10...

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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: August 16, 2018

Potential Data Breach of City Online Water Billing Payment System

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The City of Bossier maintains a system that allows customers to pay their water bills online using a credit/debit card. In the past few business days, a number of water customers have alerted the City to unauthorized charges on cards they used to pay thei...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Boil Advisory Lifted for Central Park Drive Area

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The City of Bossier City has rescinded the boil advisory previously issued for residents along Central Park Drive between Bonn Street and Rodney Street.

The boil advisory was in place due to low water pressure during water main repair work conducted on Mon...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force Receives Reports of Phishing Texts

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

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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: August 20, 2018

Bossier City Police and Fire Respond to Fatal Crash on I-20

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At 8:00 pm Sunday night, August 19, 2018, the Bossier City Police and Fire departments responded to a single vehicle crash on I-20 west near the Industrial Drive exit.

Officers of the Accident Investigation Team determined that the driver of the vehicle wa...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

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The Bossier City Police Department will be spending the last half of August and into the Labor Day weekend stepping up efforts to get drunk drivers off the road.

Beginning tomorrow, August 17, 2018, Bossier City police will take part in the nationwide safe...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Police Seek Information on Whereabouts of Runaway Teen

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Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department’s juvenile crimes division are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a runaway teenager who may be staying in Shreveport.

Last week, on the afternoon of Thursday, August 9, 2018, 16-year-old Lydia...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Police Seek Runaway Teen

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Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department’s juvenile crimes division are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing runaway teen.

15-year-old Bryley Vitz ran away from the Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter and Detention Center in Bossi...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Two Arrested in Sexual Assault of Juvenile

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Two suspects have been arrested following a Bossier City Police investigation into sex crimes involving a juvenile.

Shelly Carey, 42, of Bossier City, LA was arrested last week on the charges of 3rd degree rape, cruelty to juveniles, and indecent behavior ...

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Two Arrests Made in Shooting Investigtion (UPDATED)

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UPDATE: Continuing an investigation into a shooting that occurred in late July at the Pepper Point Mobile Park on East Texas Street, Bossier City Police arrested 34-year-old LeQuinton Terrel Parker of Bossier City. Parker is charged on a warrant for aggra...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Police Seek Armed Robbery Suspect Caught on Camera

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The Bossier City Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that was committed overnight at the Circle K in the 1200 block of Barksdale Boulevard. Officers responded to the incident around 2:30 am Friday morning. An employee was mopping the floor...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force Receives Reports of Phishing Texts

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The Bossier Financial Crimes Task Force is warning residents about a rash of phishing texts recently reported in the area. The bogus text messages appear to be from the recipients’ bank and may even include some of the numbers from their bank ca...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

STOCKWOOD STREET STABBING

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Bossier City police are investigating a stabbing Thursday that resulted in victim receiving critical injuries and a manhunt that ended with the suspect’s capture.  

Brandon Wayne Mayhill, age 40, faces a charge of attempted second degree...

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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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