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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Murder Suspect Apprehended in Dallas County, TX

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UPDATE - July 21, 2021 

On the morning of July 8, 2021, Bossier City Police detectives began an investigation of a shooting at a residence in the 600 block of Yarbrough Street. The victim, 30-year-old LaMarcus Stewart of Bossier City, LA, was tran...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Bossier City Council Honors Grocery Store Workers

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At their regular meeting Tuesday, July 20, 2021, the Bossier City Council passed a resolution honoring grocery store workers’ service and sacrifice during the COVID-19 crisis. The resolution recognizes that these essential front line workers ris...

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Posted on: July 6, 2021

Shed Road Closure from Benton Road to Hamilton Road

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Bossier City, LA – Shed Road between Benton Road and Hamilton Road will be closed beginning tomorrow, Wednesday, July 7, 2021, for utility work.

Crews will begin installation of a 42-inch water main as part of an extension of the water distribution system....

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Bossier City Council Recognizes Police Officers, Good Samaritan for Life Saving Efforts

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On behalf of the citizens of Bossier City, District 3 Councilman Don Williams, Council President David Montgomery, At-Large, and Mayor Lorenz “Lo” Walker presented life saving awards to Bossier City Police Corporal Matthew Bragg, Offic...

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

Police Stake Out Leads to Theft Arrest

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Bossier City Police responded to reports of theft from two apartment complexes in Bossier City last week. Managers at the Misty Hollow Apartments and the Parkland Villa Apartments reported the theft of rent checks and money orders from lock boxes.&nbs...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Bossier City Police Arrest North Bossier Park Homicide Suspect

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May 28, 2021 ORIGINAL RELEASE - On Friday May 28, 2021 at approximately 02:00 am the Bossier City Patrol Officers were patrolling the area and noticed an abandoned parked vehicle at the North Bossier Park in the 4300 block of Old Brownlee Road. U...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

Applications for City Pool Lifeguards Now Being Accepted

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The Bossier City Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting applications for lifeguards to staff the city’s two public swimming pools this summer.

 Applicants can sign up at the Bossier City Parks and Recreation office in the Publi...

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Posted on: May 19, 2021

Bossier City Police Detectives Solve I-220 Homicide & Golden Meadows Shooting, 3 Arrested

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In the early morning hours of January 17, 2020, Bossier City police found Sheniquel Sade O’Neal shot to death in her vehicle that had crashed on I-220 near Airline Drive. She was 29 years old. Less than two weeks later, on January 30, 2020, a young girl s...

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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 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: 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: 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: 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 20, 2021

Nurses, Bossier City Paramedic Save Young Boy from Drowning

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On June 30, 2021 at 7:08 p.m., the Bossier City Fire Department was dispatched to a reported drowning that occurred at a Sunday school party at a residence on Laurel Oaks. Seven-year-old Easton was found in the pool, unconscious. But before the ambulance ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Bossier City Firefighter Recruits Graduate Academy

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The Bossier City Fire Department welcomes six new firefighters to the ranks. The new firefighters celebrated their graduation in person with family and friends during a ceremony held held on the evening of June 7, 2021 at the Bossier Civic Center.

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Animal Adoption Saturdays Resume at Bossier City Animal Control

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Beginning this weekend, Bossier City Animal Control will resume its Saturday animal adoption events. The Saturday adoptions at the facility were suspended during the renovation and as a result of COVID restrictions. With the help of volunteers from Hand i...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

Applications for City Pool Lifeguards Now Being Accepted

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The Bossier City Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting applications for lifeguards to staff the city’s two public swimming pools this summer.

 Applicants can sign up at the Bossier City Parks and Recreation office in the Publi...

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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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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: July 27, 2021

UPDATED - LOCATED Woman Reported Missing LOCATED

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UPDATED July 28, 2021 - Amanda Snellgrove has been located. She is safe.

ORIGINAL RELEASE - July 27, 2021

The Bossier City Police Department is asking for your help in locating 42-year-old Amanda Snellgrove of E. Texas Street in Bossier City, LA. S...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Murder Suspect Apprehended in Dallas County, TX

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UPDATE - July 21, 2021 

On the morning of July 8, 2021, Bossier City Police detectives began an investigation of a shooting at a residence in the 600 block of Yarbrough Street. The victim, 30-year-old LaMarcus Stewart of Bossier City, LA, was tran...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

Bossier City Detectives Arrest Two for Attempted First Degree Murder, Drug Charges

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On the afternoon of June 19, 2021, Bossier City Police responded to report of a shooting at 210 John Wesley Boulevard. Officers located a man with a gunshot wound to the chest. The Bossier City Fire Department transported him to the Oschner LSU Health Shr...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Warrant Scam Resurfaces

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On June 8, 2021, the Bossier City Police Department received multiple complaints about a phone scam in which callers are posing as Bossier City Police Department officials. The callers are falsely telling victims that they have an active arrest warrant an...

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Posted on: June 7, 2021

Police Stake Out Leads to Theft Arrest

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Bossier City Police responded to reports of theft from two apartment complexes in Bossier City last week. Managers at the Misty Hollow Apartments and the Parkland Villa Apartments reported the theft of rent checks and money orders from lock boxes.&nbs...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Bossier City Police Arrest North Bossier Park Homicide Suspect

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May 28, 2021 ORIGINAL RELEASE - On Friday May 28, 2021 at approximately 02:00 am the Bossier City Patrol Officers were patrolling the area and noticed an abandoned parked vehicle at the North Bossier Park in the 4300 block of Old Brownlee Road. U...

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

Bossier City Police Investigate Two Unrelated Shootings Overnight No Injuries, 10 Arrested

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Bossier City Police responded to two unrelated shots fired calls Wednesday night. The first began in the parking lot of Chimi V’s at 2050 Old Minden Road around 7:30 p.m. An off duty Bossier City Police detective who was driving through the area...

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Posted on: May 19, 2021

Bossier City Police Detectives Solve I-220 Homicide & Golden Meadows Shooting, 3 Arrested

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In the early morning hours of January 17, 2020, Bossier City police found Sheniquel Sade O’Neal shot to death in her vehicle that had crashed on I-220 near Airline Drive. She was 29 years old. Less than two weeks later, on January 30, 2020, a yo...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

Bossier City Police Looking for 16-Year-Old Runaway

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Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department’s Juvenile Division are asking for your help in locating Alexas Leiann Bobbitt who ran away from her home on Bragg Street in Bossier City, LA on April 14, 2021.

Alexas is 16 years old and is know...

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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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