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Posted on: October 4, 2018

“Look, Listen, Learn. Be Aware-Fire Can Happen Anywhere.”

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The Bossier City Fire Department kicked off its annual school fire safety program this week at Sun City Elementary School. Every year during the month of October, BCFD’s Fire Prevention Bureau takes the message of fire safety to all Bossier elementary sch...

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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.

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

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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: 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: October 9, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE – City Announces Water Sample Test Result from DHH - Chlorine Flush Underway

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LDH Confirms Naegleria Fowleri Amoeba in the Bossier Water System Drinking water is safe to consume, but residents should take precautions. Routine drinking water testing by the Louisiana Department of Health has confirmed the presence of Naegleria fowler...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

“Look, Listen, Learn. Be Aware-Fire Can Happen Anywhere.”

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The Bossier City Fire Department kicked off its annual school fire safety program this week at Sun City Elementary School. Every year during the month of October, BCFD’s Fire Prevention Bureau takes the message of fire safety to all Bossier elementary sch...

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

Bossier City Signs New Garbage Pick-Up & Disposal Contract with Live Oak

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Bossier City announces a new five-year agreement with Live Oak Environmental, LLC for commercial and residential garbage pick-up and disposal services. Live Oak was one of three companies to answer the city’s request for bids and was the lowest r...

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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: 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: October 9, 2018

Police Looking for 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 Jaylen Kenly ran away from Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter on Friday, O...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

National Night Out in Bossier City

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Bossier City Mayor Lorenz “Lo” Walker along with police and firefighters visited with residents at National Night Out events across the city earlier this week in a united effort to prevent crime.

National Night Out is an annual nationwi...

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

Arrests Made in Shooting Death of Airman

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Detectives
with the Bossier City Police Department's Violent Crimes Unit arrested 17-year-oldJareona Crosby and a 15-year-old juvenile male on
warrants charging each of them with second degree murder for the death of TSgtKidd, 30, of Bossier City.

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Posted on: September 28, 2018

Bossier Police Seek 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 BreAndre McFann. The 32-year-old was last seen at his residence in the Sherwood Apartments on Foster Street on September 10, 2018. He is described as 6'2&...

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

Early Morning Homicide Under Investigation in Green Acres

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At 5:43 am, September 25, 2018, Bossier City Police Officers responded to multiple calls that gun shots were heard in the 500 block of Parklane Drive in the Green Acres area. Officers located an unresponsive male subject outside of a residence with an app...

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

Vehicle Burglaries Under Investigation in Green Acres

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Bossier City Police are investigating a rash of vehicle burglaries in the Green Acres area.

Investigators are asking for assistance from residents who may have video surveillance of recent suspicious activity in the area. Residents who believe they may hav...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Pedestrian Dies After Being Struck in Motor Vehicle Accident Near Green Acres

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Bossier City Police responded to a motor vehicle crash
involving a pedestrian on Airline Drive near Green Acres Boulevard Thursdayevening. On September 20, 2018 at 8:00 p.m., 59-year-old Robin Williams was
crossing the roadway while wearing dark cloth...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Police Seeking 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 missing runaway teen. 15-year-old Raven Williams ran away from the Johnny Gray Jones Youth Shelter in Bossier City on August...

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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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