The Bossier City Police Department has unveiled the newest two-wheeled additions to its Traffic Division. Three new Harley Davidson 2017 Police Electra Glide motorcycles hit the streets for the first time Tuesday..
Reserve police officers are members of the community who are trained as certified law enforcement officers in accordance with state requirements and supplement regular full-time police officers in a variety of duties. Reserve police officers serve on a volunteer basis and possess the same law enforcement authority as full-time officers while on duty.
Zachary Cryer is the Elementary Student of the Year. He is a fifth-grade student at Kingston Elementary, where he is president of the Student Council and Fellowship of Christian Athletes, team captain of the Robotics Team, on the “All-A Honor Roll,”...
announced the promotions of two police officers Wednesday. Kenneth Johnson (far left) was promoted to lieutenant. He joined the Bossier City Police Department in 1994 and is assigned to the patrol division. B.J. Sanford (second from right) was promoted to sergeant.
“Crappie fishing is no longer just a cane pole and bobber sport, and the pursuit of this sport fish has never been more popular,” said Crappie University’s founder Gary White. “Across the country, the crappie is gaining on bass as the number one sport fish.
“When 911 was established, it was done so that every point of the parish was represented and that has worked very well,” Bennett said. “It is also important that this is a lay board. We saw what would happen when the board of directors was loaded with people who are professionals in one of the fields; fire or police or whatever.
Honored were: Deputy Mike Edmunds, Criminal Division Employee of the Year; Angela James, Corrections Division Employee of the Year; Cliff Williamson, Support Division Employee of the Year; Deputy Brian Fowler, Reserve Deputy of the Year; and Deputy...
“So many places today have become — you’re afraid to take your kids because you’re not sure what’s going to happen. Here, it’s just a small-town, fun event. it’s old-fashioned. People line up the streets with their bags, get their candy, walk around — it’s an old-time feel.
Bossier Parish property tax notices were mailed Monday, and homeowners can make their payments in person, by mail, online, and drive-through at convenient locations in the parish. All locations will be open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, except for holidays.
A vacancy in Dist. 11 was created with the death last week of Wayne Hammack, who served 32 years on the police jury. Resumes or letters may be mailed to the police jury at P.O. Box 70, Benton, LA, 71006 or hand-delivered to the police jury office on the first floor of the parish courthouse in Benton.