Posted on: April 16, 2018

LORECO STREET HOUSE FIRE

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The Bossier City Fire Department responded to a fire Thursday afternoon that damaged a house in the 2200 block of Loreco Street.

Fire crews were called to the scene at about 3:30 pm. The first crews arrived within three minutes and reported heavy smoke com...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

APPLICATIONS BEING ACCEPTED FOR FIREFIGHTER CIVIL SERVICE EXAM

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The Bossier City Fire Department is now accepting applications for the entrance firefighter civil service test. The deadline to apply is 4 p.m. on April 30, 2018. Applications may be picked up and turned in at the Bossier City Fire Department administrati...

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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: 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: April 17, 2018

WATER BOIL ADVISORY RESCINDED FOR PORTION OF BARKSDALE BOULEVARD

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UPDATE: This boil advisory was rescinded today after tests on water samples came back negative for contaminants.

(Original news release issued April 13, 2018)

The City of Bossier City has issued a boil advisory for residents and businesses along Barksdale B...

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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: April 2, 2018

APPLICATIONS BEING ACCEPTED FOR FIREFIGHTER CIVIL SERVICE EXAM

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The Bossier City Fire Department is now accepting applications for the entrance firefighter civil service test. The deadline to apply is 4 p.m. on April 30, 2018. Applications may be picked up and turned in at the Bossier City Fire Department administrati...

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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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began on Monday and involves the stretch of Wemple Road from Airline Dr...

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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: January 3, 2018

BOSSIER CITY POLICE OFFICERS PROMOTED

Bossier City Chief of Police Shane McWilliams today announced the promotions of two 15-year veterans with the department.  The promotions took place Wednesday afternoon during a ceremony at the Bossier City Police Department, 620 Benton Road with...

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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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