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Police, family want answers in cold case disappearance

Bossier City police and the mother of a woman who went missing nineteen years ago are still looking for answers today.

Bossier City police to set up safety checkpoint

The Bossier City Police Department will conduct a safety checkpoint on Tuesday in central Bossier City as part of an ongoing effort to reduce vehicle fatalities through enforcement of Louisiana’s seat belt law.

Bossier City SWAT team ends standoff with no major incident

Bossier City Police including SWAT team members resolved a three and a half hour long standoff Thursday evening with a 51-year-old man, who barricaded himself inside his home in the 1400 block of South Jonquil Street.

Boys eat medicine, taken to hospital

Two young boys were taken to the hospital early Thursday morning after ingesting some anti-depressant medication.  Bossier City Police and Fire responded to a call involving two boys, ages 2 and 3, who authorities believe ate several table

Holiday shopping starts off strong

The hustle and bustle of holiday shopping is well underway at malls and shopping centers around town.

Bossier City 5th grader honored for heroic act

A Bossier City fifth-grader received the 'Citizen's Life Saving' Award from Fire Chief Sammy Halphen this afternoon after she helped save her choking classmate.  Central Park Elementary student, Shacoria Jones was presented wit

Independence Bowl preparations are underway

The Independence Bowl brings lots of excitement to the Shreveport-Bossier area each December, and this year is no different.

Checkpoint stops 3 drunken drivers

The Bossier City Police Department conducted a sobriety checkpoint over the weekend in the 5300 block of East Texas Street which resulted in the following DWI arrests:

Central Park Elementary student to receive Citizen's Life Saving Award

Bossier City Fire Chief Sammy Halphen will present a fifth grade honor student from Central Park Elementary School with the Fire Department’s Citizen’s Life Saving Award during the Bossier City Council meeting on Tuesday.

Local law enforcement nabs three alleged armed robbers

Three suspects are in custody for armed robberies that occurred this morning at convenience stores in Shreveport and Bethany, Texas.