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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: June 22, 2018

BOIL ADVISORY ISSUED FOR PORTION OF BOSSIER CITY ON BOSSIER CITY WATER SYSTEM

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UPDATE: This boil advisory has been rescinded after tests on water samples showed no contamination.

The City of Bossier City has issued a boil advisory for a small area of Bossier City.  The advisory is for residents along and adjacent to Debra St...

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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 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: 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: June 21, 2018

TEXAS MAN ARRESTED FOLLOWING DISTURBANCE AT CASINO

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A Texas man faces multiple charges in connection with a disturbance overnight at a local casino. Terrence Roquemore, 24, of Deberry, Texas faces charges of aggravated battery, aggravated assault on a police officer, battery of a police officer, resisting ...

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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: June 6, 2018

MAN ARRESTED AFTER TRYING TO RUN OVER OFFICER DURING PURSUIT

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A Shreveport man faces criminal charges after he attempted to run over a Shreveport police officer during a pursuit overnight that started in Shreveport and ended in Bossier City.

Stephon Perkins, 20, of Shreveport is charged with attempted first degree mu...

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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 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: 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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